Conditions affected by Oral Health

July 20, 2021

Your oral health may affect, be affected by or contribute to various diseases and conditions, including: Endocarditis. Gum disease and dental procedures that cut your gums may allow bacteria to enter your bloodstream. If you have a weak immune system or a damaged heart valve, this can cause infection in...

Adult Dental Care

July 16, 2021

Adult dental health take care of your teeth as you age Gum disease and not the aging process is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults? Good oral health habits and a healthy lifestyle can help you keep your Adult Dental Caregums healthy and your smile...

My Scottsdale Dentist | Oral Cancer Screening

July 16, 2021

What are symptoms of mouth cancer? Cancer is defined as the uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to surrounding tissue. Oral cancer appears as a growth or sore in the mouth that does not go away. Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the lips,tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard...

How is Deep Cleaning in Scottsdale Different from Regular Teeth Cleaning?

July 16, 2021

How is Deep Cleaning in Scottsdale Different From Regular Teeth Cleaning? If you have regularly scheduled teeth cleaning performed to maintain your best dental health, you may still be told you need a special, deep cleaning in Scottsdale. The need for deep teeth cleaning, also called scaling and root planing,...

Foods For Healthier Teeth: 7 Things To Eat Right Now

July 16, 2021

We all know the basics of good oral care: brush in the morning and evening, floss each day and visit the dentist twice per year. But there are smaller, incremental steps we can take to guarantee good health, including the food we eat each day. Nutrition is important for...

Why Good Oral Hygiene is Important in Preventing Disease

July 16, 2021

We all know how important good oral hygiene is for healthy teeth and a winning smile. What many people may not be aware of, though, is how important oral hygiene is to our overall health. My Scottsdale Dentist understands just how important good oral hygiene is to our patients...

Study shows a link may exist between poor oral hygiene and dementia

July 16, 2021

Study shows a link may exist between poor oral hygiene and dementia If you're like most adults, you've heard since you were a kid that oral hygiene is important. The message probably started with your parent and was reinforced by school teachers and dentists like Dr. Poulos at My Scottsdale...

Deep cleaning in Scottsdale: steps to prevent gum disease

July 16, 2021

According to the Center for Disease Control, over half of all American adults suffer from periodontal disease. If you are one of these people, you should know two very important facts: the first is that you're not alone. Periodontal disease is very common, but that doesn't make it something...

Guide to Cosmetic Dentistry in Scottsdale, AZ

July 16, 2021

If you are not very happy with the appearance of your teeth, you are not alone. However, you may have no idea of what services and products are available today to improve the appearance of the teeth, the smile, and even the face. Straightening Today, most children and adolescents have their teeth...