Month: January 2020

Experience San Diego’s Spring Busker Festival March 7-8

From Saturday, March 7 through Sunday, March 8, San Diego will host its Spring Busker Festival! This special two-day gathering will bring in some of the most talented buskers, or street performers, from different parts of the country to showcase an array of talents. This is a great chance to witness creativity and art up… Read more »

Does Gum Disease Really Increase My Risk For Tooth Loss?

Any health problem can generate some cause for concern. When it comes to gingivitis, you can experience some alarm at the sight of gums that bleed easily, or appear swollen and discolored. Unfortunately, the problem can grow more severe over time if an infection is not addressed at this stage. People who do not take… Read more »

We Can Fight Unwelcome Bacteria With Ozone Therapy

How does periodontal disease become a problem? When we clean our teeth each day, we remove harmful bacteria that can cause tartar buildup, cavities, and infections that hurt our gum tissues. If you fail to effectively guard your gum line when you brush and floss, those bacteria can infect your periodontal tissues and cause gingivitis,… Read more »

Enjoy Valentine’s Family Day At The Model Railroad Museum

On Saturday, February 15, the San Diego Model Railroad Museum is hosting a special Valentine’s Family Day event! One day after this romantic holiday, San Diego families can come in to enjoy a variety of fun activities. Crafting, Valentine’s card designing, and other programs will be set up to help visitors take a little more… Read more »

Should You Seek A Second Opinion To Discuss Gum Disease?

A second opinion appointment to discuss a health concern can be more than just a confirmation that something is wrong. It is also capable of doing more than reassuring you a problem is less concerning than you had initially feared. By seeking out information from a specialist, you can learn about modern treatment solutions that… Read more »

Meeting With A Periodontist To Discuss Implant Placement

While tooth loss in adults is most often caused by problems linked to periodontal disease, this is just one of many problems that can leave your smile incomplete. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we understand that losing just one tooth can be devastating to your confidence, and it can cause frustrating interference with… Read more »

Enjoy The Chinese New Year Fair February 8-9!

On Saturday, February 8 and Sunday, February 9, the San Diego community can enjoy the 38th annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair! During this two-day event, there will be many opportunities for you and your family to take part in the revelry around the holiday. A number of special demonstrations, performances, and other activities… Read more »

Preventing Patient Discomfort During Periodontal Care

If your troubles with periodontal disease go untreated, the consequences can be serious. The problem can affect your general health, and do concerning damage to the tissues that support your teeth. Fortunately, your Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontist can help you manage the effects of gum disease through modern treatments that protect your periodontal tissues, and… Read more »

Yes, You Should Take A Periodontal Infection Seriously

Earlier this month, a firefighter in England experienced a serious heart condition that he traced back to his effort to dislodge a piece of popcorn stuck between his teeth. After making several attempts to remove the piece with different items, he believes that a resulting infection affecting his gums was the reason for his endocarditis…. Read more »

The San Diego Bird Festival Takes Place Feb 27-March 3

From Thursday, February 27 through Tuesday, March 3, this year’s San Diego Bird Festival will take place! The event, put together by the San Diego Audubon Society, is occurring for its twenty-third year! The event will feature appearances from a number of experts, as well as special activities to take place throughout the event. With… Read more »