At Smiles of Orange, we’re firm believers in life-long education. We’re always attending continuing education workshops and seminars to learn the latest research, technology, and treatment methods in dentistry. But we also believe in educating our patients to empower them to take their oral health into their own hands. Follow along on our blog for bi-monthly articles on all things oral health, from the history of the toothbrush to DIY trends like activated charcoal whitening toothpaste.
They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Welcome to your mouth! A healthy mouth is necessary for a healthy life. You might be surprised how many different parts work together to make your mouth function. Read more below from Orange dentist Dr. Maryam Jackson to get an in-depth look at the human mouth and how it works.Continue Reading »
Dental insurance is nothing like medical insurance. It has different rules and has remained largely unchanged for decades, despite increasing costs of care. Here are some things to know!Continue Reading »
If your teeth or jaw don’t line up well with each other, you may have crossbite. Orange dentist Dr. Maryam Jackson explains more about this condition, its effects and what you can do to treat it below.Continue Reading »
For a long time, we’ve been told to brush our teeth right after we eat, but conventional wisdom might be changing on that. Thanks to your mouth’s powerful and natural ability to clean itself, rinsing with water might actually be the best way to freshen your breath and prevent cavities after you eat. In addition… (Read More)Continue Reading »
At Smiles of Orange, we know your little one’s smile fills you with joy and pride; smiles are a source of joy and pride for us, too! We cherish the opportunity to help build a foundation that will ensure your child has a healthy smile for life. But, we know before they become oral hygiene… (Read More)Continue Reading »
A trip to the dentist should be a pleasant experience. That’s what we want for our kids: happy associations with that twice-annual visit to Smiles of Orange. Nothing ruins the good feeling at a dental visit faster than the dreaded words, “I found a cavity.” A cavity in a baby tooth is bad news, but… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Welcome to our new website! We are thrilled with the launch of our new online home that will help us provide a better experience for our patients. This site is meant to be an extension of our practice that allows you to easily find information and schedule appointments, and a resource for our patients and… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Welcome to Smiles of Orange! As Orange County stay-at-home orders begin to lift, the information below highlights our new safety protocols following the California Department of Public Health. These new protocols are in addition to our existing, extensive, infection control protocols:
We are committed to keeping you safe and healthy! We anticipate resuming regular hygiene visits by May 26, 2020 and are rescheduling many patients that we had to cancel due to the closure. Thank you for your patience as we reach out. We can’t wait to see you!