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How Teeth Grinding Can Cause Dental Issues

Apart from the immediate discomfort you feel, teeth grinding can also lead to some unpleasant dental issues. Here's how teeth grinding can cause dental problems.

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Can You Smoke After A Root Canal?

Smoking can impact your root canal and delay healing. Here's how smoking affects your ability to heal after a root canal.

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How to Adjust to New Dentures

Because dentures don't feel like natural teeth, you may need time to get used to them. Here's how to adjust to new dentures.

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What's Causing My Bad Breath?

One way to get rid of bad breath is to find out what’s causing it in the first place. Here are 5 common causes of halitosis.

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What Can I Do About Receding Gums?

Gum recession usually happens gradually, and it may go undetected. Here's what to do if you have receding gums.

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7 Tips For Caring For New Dental Implants

The good news is that dental implants don’t require much special care. For the most part, you can treat them just like your normal teeth.

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Can You Reverse A Cavity?

Curious if you can reverse a cavity? Our Long Beach team explains how the state of tooth decay affects the reversal of a cavity.

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Crowns Vs. Veneers – What’s Right For Me?

Our dental office explores the differences between crowns and veneers, and helps you determine which option is the best for your situation.

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5 Signs Of Tooth Decay in Children

Suspect your child may be dealing with tooth decay? Take a look at the top five signs of tooth decay and cavities in children.

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Is It Safe To Visit The Dentist While Pregnant?

Going to regular six-month dental checkups is particularly important during pregnancy as some dental issues can appear while pregnant.

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6 Signs You Need a Root Canal

There are some clear signs that a root canal is the answer to your pain. Here are 6 common signs you need a root canal.

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What Is Enameloplasty? Answering Common FAQs

Enameloplasty is a common dental treatment and can be used to create a more beautiful and shapely smile. We explain how it works, and if enameloplasty may be right for you.

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How To Avoid Dry Socket After Tooth Removal – Our Tips & Advice

You can completely eliminate your risk of dry socket after a tooth removal. We’ll give you some top tips on how to prevent this common complication.

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What Should I Do If I Chip A Tooth? Our Tips & Recommendations

Chipped a tooth? Here are a few steps that the team at Dodds Dental recommends that you take to protect and restore your smile in Long Beach.

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How Can I Make The Most Of My Dental Insurance Benefits?

If you have dental insurance, it’s only natural to want to maximize your benefits every year. So in this blog from Dodds Dental, we’ll look at a few strategies you can use to maximize your benefits and insurance coverage. 

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Will Teeth Whitening Make My Teeth Sensitive?

Does teeth whitening cause sensitivity? How can you stay comfortable after your treatment? Learn everything you need to know from Dodds Dental.

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How Often Should I See The Dentist?

Wondering if you should see the dentist for a teeth cleaning every six months? Not sure if this is the right appointment interval for you? In this blog from Dodds Dental, we’ll discuss the importance of six-month dental visits, as well as steps you can take to preserve your oral health at home.

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Are Dental Implants Safe?

‍Dental implants in Long Beach from Dodds Dental are an excellent way to restore your smile permanently. But since implants involve surgery, you may be wondering if they’re safe.

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Is It Safe To Visit The Dentist During COVID-19?

Dental offices around the US have begun re-opening, and that includes Dodds Dental. We’re now open for routine dental care, including cleanings and oral exams. But is it really safe to visit the dentist during COVID-19? Read on to learn more about the safety protocols we’ve adopted to keep our patients and staff safe during the COVID-19 outbreak!

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Why Does My Jaw Hurt In The Morning? What You Need To Know

If you’ve been waking up with mysterious jaw pain, you may not know what’s wrong. Our Long Beach office explains possible causes, and what you should do.

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How Your Oral Health Affects Your Immune System

Keeping your mouth healthy can help strengthen your immune system, and ensure that you can protect yourself against common viruses and illnesses.

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Veneers vs. Lumineers: What’s The Difference?

You may be wondering what the difference is between veneers and Lumineers. Is one treatment better than the other? Which one is right for your needs?

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Teeth Whitening During Pregnancy

If you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, you may be wondering whether you can whiten your teeth. Here’s what to know about teeth whitening while pregnant.

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Celebrate National Selfie Day On June 21st With A New Smile!

If you want to celebrate and make sure that you look your best on National Selfie Day, you may want to consider cosmetic dentistry from Dodds Dental. Dr. Emily and Dr. Dustin specialize in cosmetic treatment, and can restore your smile in just a few quick appointments.

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3 Surprising Benefits Of Orthodontic Treatment

Invisalign offers more than just aesthetic enhancements. Here are just a few surprising benefits of orthodontic treatment with Invisalign.

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Protect Your Child’s Oral Health: Children’s Dental Health Month

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, and it’s a great time for parents and kids alike to learn more about oral health and hygiene.To help you keep your child’s teeth and mouth healthy, the team at Dodds Dental put together our best advice to encourage better oral hygiene habits. Here are four simple steps to protect your child’s oral health:

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4 Benefits Of Custom Cosmetic Smile Makeovers

If you’re interested in cosmetic dentistry and smile makeovers in Long Beach, come to Dodds Dental right away. With our custom treatment plans, reasonable pricing, and financing options, nothing can stop you from getting the smile that you deserve.

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Welcome to our Office!

Dr. Dustin and Dr. Emily met while they were attending dental school at Tufts, and they’ve been practicing dentistry together ever since.

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Your dental health is our priority. Contact us to schedule an appointment today!

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