The Importance of Cavity Resistance

Resisting cavities is the best way to keep your oral health in happy and healthy condition. Cavities are the downfall of your oral health if you do not treat them. In fact, cavities can lead to a host of problems when left ignored, which is why it is essential to take care of them as soon as possible and avoid... read more »

The Basics: Toothaches

Several oral health risks can seem minimal in nature and difficult to detect but can get worse and worse over time. One of these issues is a toothache, which is an abscessed tooth that has an infection. If for any reason you are suffering from a toothache regardless of the cause, it will need to be repaired accordingly. Whether you... read more »

Dental Miracle Makers: Brushing and Flossing

The best smiles are built on the back of oral hygiene. If you improve your oral hygiene habits, you can drastically improve the health of your smile. To keep your smile clean, it is important to always have it rinsed out so that all debris and plaque buildup are eradicated. The two best methods to accomplish this task is via... read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Dry Mouth

An oral health condition that often arises but goes untreated is known as dry mouth. Dry mouth is not seen so much as a disease but rather a disorder in which your mouth is not producing enough saliva. If you do have an adequate saliva flow, dry mouth, also referred to as xerostomia, can be prevalent. To help reverse the... read more »

The Smile Goals You Should Make This Year

You deserve a top-notch smile and oral health. Did you know you could achieve that goal this year? Well, it’s true! The first step you should take is scheduling an appointment with your dentist, Dr. Bruce Brumm, and treating any problems that need fixing. The second step you should take is making one or more goals for your teeth and... read more »

Unique Insight on Dental Anxiety Treatments

  If you have issues and fears associated with dental anxiety, do not fret, as it can be treated. Even though dental anxiety is often linked to stresses and anxieties associated with your dentist or dentist office, it may be possible to help treat your concerns while you're at home. In addition, numerous treatments are available at the office to... read more »

Improving Your Look in the Coming Year

A new year is coming up fast, and that is a great time to make a new start! Why not consider making some cosmetic changes to your teeth? Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and improving it cannot only improve your look, but your outlook as well. One of the easier ways to spruce... read more »

Achieve Your Smile Goals with a Dental Bridge

Do you have an unhealthy, unattractive, and dysfunctional smile because of a missing tooth? If so, it’s time to replace that tooth and restore your oral health and smile! If you’re the right candidate, your dentist, Dr. Bruce Brumm, might recommend doing so with a dental bridge. A bridge is a strong restoration that is made of dental crowns and... read more »

Bad Breath and Your Smile

If you are currently finding yourself struggling with the effects of bad breath, you are not alone. There are a variety of issues that can affect your breath, and today our Bruce Brumm team in San Diego, California, would like to give you the information you need to overcome some common oral health conditions that can keep you from socializing... read more »

Brush Your Teeth, Floss Your Teeth

There are two fundamental habits that will make all the difference in your dental hygiene: brushing, and flossing. These basic skills will help make sure you avoid any dental emergencies such as cavities or gum disease.   Brushing your teeth is fairly simple, once you get in the habit. Make sure you brush 2 times a day, for 2 minutes... read more »