Blog Archive

THE BENEFITS OF CEREC Mar 12th, 2019

It used to be that getting a crown, dental bridge and other dental restorations required at least two dental appointments spaced over several weeks. But now, thanks to the CEREC (Chairside Economical Restoration of Aesthetic Ceramics) system, patients can have a beautiful and fully functioning dental restoration in a single...

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T FEAR ORAL SURGERY Jan 11th, 2019

For many individuals, being told that they need oral surgery to address a dental issue can provoke anxiety and fear. At Ramona Family Dentistry, Dr. Sean Feely understands this and wants every patient to know that oral surgery is not as painful or scary as what they may have been...

NEW YEAR’S DENTAL RESOLUTIONS Dec 12th, 2018

On behalf of Ramona Family Dentistry, we would like to wish you and your family a happy and healthy New Year. If you are in the midst of coming up with resolutions that focus on improving yourself and your wellbeing in the coming year, Dr. Nathan Christensen, D.D.S. and Dr....

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T SKIP A DENTAL EXAM Nov 12th, 2018

Most of us are aware that dental exams and teeth cleanings every six months are an essential part of good oral health. However, not everyone keeps up with them. A recent survey from the American Dental Association revealed that while 77 percent of adults surveyed said they planned to visit...

TRICK OR TREAT! DENTAL TIPS FOR A HEALTHY HALLOWEEN Oct 13th, 2018

With Halloween around the corner, children everywhere are looking forward to all of the candy and sweet treats that are surely headed their way. Parents and dentists, however, are a little less enthusiastic about the holiday, and what it may mean for children’s teeth. At Ramona Family Dentistry, the team...

TIPS TO CUT OUT SUGAR Sep 13th, 2018

By now, you are well aware of the negative impact sugar has on your teeth. Regularly consuming foods and beverages high in sugar gradually wears away at your teeth enamel, increasing your risk of cavities and decay. For many people, simply knowing the negative effects of sugar is not enough...

MOST COMMON REASONS WHY PEOPLE AVOID GOING TO THE DENTIST Aug 13th, 2018

The team at Ramona Family Dentistry encourages all patients to have a dental cleaning and exam every six months, as well as schedule appointments to discuss dental issues and treatment options whenever necessary. But despite knowing the importance of seeing a dentist, many Americans avoid doing so. The team at...

ADA: ONE IN FOUR ADULTS AVOID SMILING DUE TO THE CONDITION OF THEIR MOUTH AND TEETH Jul 25th, 2018

The health and appearance of teeth can affect many aspects of your life, including your willingness to smile. One in four adults avoid smiling due to the condition of their teeth and mouth. This is according to a recent survey from the American Dental Association (ADA), which assessed oral health...