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Assessing What Dental Costs Are Best For Your Smile

Are you concerned about the costs of your dentist? Do you fear getting ripped off? CBS News writer, Sarah Butler, discussed why your dentist can cost so much in the article, “Why Your Dentist Costs so Much”.

Jan 15th, 2019
A Good Diet Means Good Teeth

Everyone seems to be on some kind of a diet or another these days. Most of the time, people diet because they need to lose weight. However, there are other reasons to be vigilant about your diet.

Apr 18th, 2018
Picking A Toothpaste

A lot of different things affect your oral health, like your brushing and flossing habits, your toothbrush, and whether or not you regularly visit Dr. Swati Agarwal for checkups.

Apr 4th, 2018
Find Out The Reasons For Your Gum Disease

Do you have persistent bad breath? Are you noticing your gums feeling tender or bleeding around your gumline? If so, then you could be experiencing gum disease.

Mar 21st, 2018
Tips To Ease Your Dental Anxiety

Are you looking for tips to ease your dental anxiety? If so, this blog is right for you! Your oral health is essential, and without proper checkups, you could be at risk for suffering from severe dental damage.

Mar 7th, 2018
Oral Health Correlation With Disease

Research data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists the major causes of death in the US: diabetes, cancer, heart disease, respiratory disease, stroke, and Alzheimer’s disease.

Feb 16th, 2018
How Do I Care For My Smile While I’m Sick?

If you’re sick, you need to keep your smile in mind while you’re curled up in your blankets and cuddled to your tissue box. This is encouraged because your teeth and gums can be affected by your sickness if you’re not careful.

Jan 25th, 2018
How To Have A Brand New Smile This Year

Do you want a new-and-improved smile this year? If so, our dentist, Dr. Swati Agarwal, is happy to help you! There are things you can do to achieve the strong, healthy, and beautiful teeth and gums you deserve.

Jan 15th, 2018
Solving Dry Mouth

Have you heard that about 20% of the population suffers from xerostomia, a condition commonly defined as “dry mouth?” If you struggle with dry mouth, we can help you. Learn a little bit extra about dry mouth by reading this post.

Nov 28th, 2017
Learn About Denture Alternatives

We often get asked if there are alternatives to false teeth? The first thing we say is that brushing your chompers twice a day is an awesome alternative to false teeth, as is flossing daily!

Nov 13th, 2017
Holiday Hygiene Travel Tips

The holidays are coming up, and for many of us, that means lots of travel time. Remember to pack your dental hygiene kit! Here are some tips to make sure your oral health habits don’t slip while you’re at Grandma’s.

Oct 30th, 2017
Whiten Your Smile For The Holidays

The holidays are coming up at a breakneck pace, and holidays can mean LOTS of photos. Make sure your teeth are photo-ready with these tips!

Oct 21st, 2017
A Groundbreaking Treatment For Receding Gums

Every tooth is compiled of layers. The outermost layer is called the tooth enamel and it is the hardest bone in your body, defending the rest of the tooth from bacteria and debris.

Jul 31st, 2017
The Bridge To Beauty

If you’ve lost a tooth due to gum disease, oral trauma or for other reasons, Dr. Swati Agarwal might suggest a dental bridge.

May 1st, 2017
What Is Waterpik Flossing?

As you probably know, flossing is an extremely important part of keeping your teeth healthy and clean.

Apr 26th, 2017
Crowns Vs Bridges

Are you looking to restore your smile back to its former health and beauty? Two options Dr. Niloufer Hamsayeh may consider are crowns and bridges.

Mar 28th, 2017
Making Your Pearly Whites Sparkle

Want to whiten your smile? You’re not alone. The American Association of Orthodontists reports that nearly 90% of dental patients request teeth whitening.

Mar 16th, 2017
Meet Your Dentist, Dr. Niloufer G. Hamsayeh

Have you ever considered what it means to have a dentist who has received several awards, like “America’s Top Dentist” in 2010 or “Top Beauty Expert Doctor” in 2009-2016?

Mar 1st, 2017
Dental Veneers

Do your teeth have some imperfections? Are they chipped, cracked, or discolored? If so, you’re likely in the market for a method of improving your smile.

Feb 14th, 2017
Popular Restoration Methods

Restorative dentistry is taking the world by storm these days. It’s incredibly easy to get your smile tweaked just a tad so you can have that dazzling set of pearly whites you’ve dreamed of.

Jan 10th, 2017
Ultherapy® Face Lift Treatment

Here at Swati Agarwal, DDS, we are proud to offer Ultherapy® as a noninvasive skin-tightening treatment that can smooth and tone the skin around your neck, chin, or around your eyes.

Nov 22nd, 2016
A Few Facts On Enamel Erosion

Did you know that the strongest muscle in your body is actually your tongue? Have you also heard that your mouth also contains the strongest substance in your body?

Oct 12th, 2016
What Is Gum Disease?

It’s a fact of life that as we grow old, our bodies will need a bit more care than it did when we were younger.

Aug 10th, 2016
Causes Of Halitosis

Bad breath is a hassle for anyone. It can be embarrassing as it interferes in your day-to-day life. That is why our team here at Swati Agarwal, DDS wants to talk to you about causes of halitosis and the dangers it can present.

Jul 27th, 2016
The Steps Involved In Dental Crown Treatment

If you are repairing your weak, broken, or unattractive tooth with a dental crown in San Francisco, California, then our Swati Agarwal, DDS team is more than happy to help you prepare for your appointment!

May 4th, 2016
Tips For Taking Proper Care Of Your New Dental Veneers

Your new dental veneers represent a serious investment in giving you a better smile. With a couple of changes in your everyday habits they can continue to provide you with a smooth and even smile for a long time to come.

Mar 16th, 2016
Gum Disease: Do You Know Your Facts?

What do you know about gum disease? While you probably know a few facts, would you be surprised to learn that there are many inaccurate rumors about the condition?

Feb 5th, 2016
What Follows Teeth Whitening

As you probably know, your smile can lead to a great first impression or a disappointing one. For this reason—along with a variety of others—Americans spend millions of dollars every year on teeth whitening.

Dec 5th, 2015
Complete Your Smile With Dental Implants

If you have suffered from a lost tooth, your dentist may recommend dental implants in order to restore your smile. Dental implants are a successful way to restore a missing tooth permanently.

Dec 1st, 2015
When Is A Crown Better Than A Filling?

Do you have a tooth that is cracked or decayed? Do you ever wonder how your dentist might repair it, or why they may recommend covering your tooth with a crown instead of simply giving you a filling?

Nov 5th, 2015
How Should You Floss?

Do you ever struggle with flossing? While most people know that flossing is extremely important, some struggle with the process.

Oct 16th, 2015
The Best Time To Brush

Did you know that if you brush your teeth right after you eat, you could actually be damaging your teeth?

Oct 8th, 2015
Three Signs That You Should See Your Dentist

If you crack your tooth, you probably know that you should visit a dentist. You probably also understand that it’s important to visit a dental office once every six months.

Sep 23rd, 2015
Your Child’s First Teeth

Your baby is growing every day, which can be an exciting time you as a parent. Did you know that around six months your child will begin teething?

Aug 18th, 2015