Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Miles Guyton DDS, West San Jose, CA Chewing Your Nails This nervous habit can chip teeth and impact your jaw. Placing your jaw in a protruding position for long periods of time can place pressure on it, which is associated with jaw dysfunction. Solution: Stress reduction and holding something…

Dental Myths Debunked!

Dental Myths Debunked! West San Jose Dentist Miles Guyton “It doesn’t matter what time of day I brush.” Brushing at certain times of the day does have an impact on your oral health. Brushing your teeth at night prevents food particles from sitting on our teeth which contributes to tooth decay over time. Brushing teeth…

Dentophobia Tips

Dentophobia Tips West San Jose Dentistry Fear of visiting the dentist or undergoing dental procedures is very common but some people experience anxiety or fear so severe that they avoid going to the dentist all together. This fear is called Dentophobia and people who experience these anxieties are less likely to maintain regular dental check-ups…

Headaches & Your Oral Health

Headaches & Your Oral Health West San Jose Dentistry We all know the feeling – sharp or dull, nagging, throbbing – of a painful headache. While we all get them, we don’t always know why or what is causing it. Your headaches may be caused by a number of different conditions related to your oral…

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween Emergency Dentistry West San Jose   We have some great tips – and tricks – to help ensure your Halloween festivities don’t end with a dental emergency. Some common dental emergencies are easy to avoid with preventative techniques or quickly resolved with the gentle and swift…

September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry West San Jose In honor of National Gum Care Month West San Jose dentist Dr. Guyton wants to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in your…

Invisalign Travel Trips

Invisalign Travel Trips Invisalign West San Jose Toothbrush ✓ Travel Pillow ✓ Sunblock ✓ Invisalign Aligners ✓ West San Jose dentist Dr. Guyton is here to remind you of some simple steps to keep your Invisalign treatment plan on track during your next big trip. Don’t let a vacation sidetrack your progress; traveling with Invisalign…

Dental Sealants FAQ

Dental Sealants FAQ General Dentistry West San Jose West San Jose dentist Dr. Guyton is dedicated to providing the most state-of-the-art services to all patients and Dental Sealants are one of the many dental treatments he offers that is customized to improve your oral health. Dental Sealants are easily applied in only a few minutes…

The Evolution of Dental Implants

The Evolution of Dental Implants Implant Dentistry West San Jose Evidence suggests that for thousands of years people have been replacing teeth they have lost due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits. Some archeologists report finding evidence of dental implants carved out of stones and seashells embedded in the jaws of remains dating…

New Year, New Dental Goals

New Year, New Dental Goals General Dentistry West San Jose The new year marks a new start, and is a great time to set resolutions! You would be surprised at all the benefits improving your oral health routine can have on your daily life and overall wellness. Here are some of West San Jose dentist…