The Supreme Guide to Flossing

One of the most important parts of oral hygiene is flossing. Flossing helps prevents plaque buildup, which ultimately decreases the chance of periodontal disease. Removing as much bacteria as possible can help prevent cavities, bad breath, and possible tooth loss....

It’s Not Just a Cavity

This is one of the most common dental issues out there, and it may be easy to dismiss a cavity as not serious. There is often very little sense of urgency when someone talks about dental cavities. You may hear people say, “It’s JUST a cavity” or “It’s JUST a filling.”...

Guidelines for Reopening Our Office…

We appreciate your continued trust and patience with us at Dr. Pastrell’s Office as we’ve followed our State’s directives to remain closed except for emergencies over the last six weeks.  We are excited to share that the Nevada State Dental...

Reno Dentist Coronavirus Response

Hello to all of our patients from Dr. David Pastrell. I am writing to let you know that we are following the developments and precautions concerning the Coronavirus Pandemic closely. Please be assured that we will continue to do everything we can to prevent the spread...

What You Need to Know about Cavities

Reno Dentist Info on Cavities This is a great article about cavities! It is entitled Cavities: Everything You Need to Know and it was published by Medical News Today. Take a look at everything you need to know about cavities!  Cavity pain: Everything you need to...

Oral Health During the Winter

The weather outside is cold and dry right now! Here are some tips from your Reno Dentist for oral care during these cold and dry winter months. And make sure you grab a chapstick from our office next time you are in! This article is from CareCredit.com.  Oral...