Your Reno Dentist is proud to announce our newest and most exciting technology! It is called the T-Scan Occlusal Analysis System. This new state-of-the-art technology is renowned for increasing patient comfort, reducing visit length and improving results. Specifically, the T-Scan III occlusion analysis provides better, more detailed results when determining how to adjust patients’ bites…

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Mercury Fillings

Amalgam fillings which contain mercury have become quite a controversial topic in the dental community in the past few years.  Because of the many advances in dental materials Dr. Pastrell has not used filling materials which contain mercury for about the past fifteen years.  Instead we use white composite fillings that actually bond to the…

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Your Diet and Your Teeth

How much does diet have to do with your dental health? A lot! The foods you eat can help improve the overall health of your teeth or be causing tooth decay and gum disease. This article entitled The Tooth Friendly Diet suggests foods that help build healthy teeth and gums. It also mentions foods to…

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Vitamin B12 Deficiency?

Do you often feel dizzy? Have trouble sleeping? Weak muscles? Mental fogginess? If you have any of these symptoms, it is possible you have a deficiency in Vitamin B12. 25% of Americans are not getting enough of this very important vitamin! Vitamin B12 in Your Body Your body needs Vitamin B12 for good circulation, for…

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Cavities 101

What exactly happens when our teeth decay? What causes this and how can we prevent tooth decay? Colgate has an article entitled All About Cavities which explains how our teeth decay and how to prevent cavities. All About Cavities What’s In Your Mouth? To understand what happens when your teeth decay, it’s helpful to know…

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Night Guards

Teeth grinding, or bruxism is a condition many people deal with. Teeth grinding may be something that is done consciously during the day, but it is usually more of a problem at night when you are sleeping. Grinding your teeth can wear down your teeth, damage enamel, cause jaw pain, or cause irritation to your…

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Time For a New Toothbrush?

How can you tell when it is time to change our your toothbrush? Below is an article from Oral B entitled When to Change Your Toothbrush or Brush Head. Maybe the recommendations for changing it out are more frequent than you thought! Every Three Months Many dental professionals recommend changing your toothbrush about every three…

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General Dentistry Reno

Modification your life with General Dentistry Reno! Numerous individuals do not understand if they ought to do and select at-home methods everything on their own or fix their issues with the assistance of cosmetic dentistry. A dental practitioner will certainly assist you discover the cause of your trouble, the precise shade of your teeth and the…

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