Chewing Gum Brings Healthy Smiles

Did you know that chewing sugar-free gum can bring a lot of benefits to your mouth health? It’s true! Studies show that chewing sugar-free gum for about 20 minutes after eating can help prevent cavities. These may seem a little far-fetched, but the trick lies in the natural processes your body already has. When you… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Toothbrush for Your Smile

It’s very important to choose the right toothbrush for your smile. This is because there are toothbrushes available that can do more harm than good. This means you can’t just grab the first toothbrush you see in the oral hygiene aisle at the store. Our , Dr. , would like to help you select the… Read more »

Do You Often Forget Your Dental Appointment? Here Are Some Tips That Can Help

If you tend to miss your dental appointments because they slip your mind, our dental team encourages you to change your ways. Our , Dr. , strongly recommends attending your checkups every six months to prevent gum disease and other major dental issues. If you miss them, your smile could be in grave danger. So,… Read more »

The Purpose of Digital X-rays

Dental professionals use dental X-rays as a vital tool in evaluating the quality of your dental health. Here at , we utilize digital X-ray technology to understand and treat your oral health needs faster and more comfortably than ever before. Dental X-rays come in different forms with different functions, including: – Periapical X-rays show the… Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Sedation Dentistry

If you are looking at the daunting task of a complex oral health care procedure to repair or replace any damage to your mouth, fear not, as there are numerous sedatives available to help ensure you stay relaxed and free of pain that range from mild relaxants up to heavy forms of sedation that can… Read more »

Your Oral Health Care on Tooth Replacements

If you ever find yourself suffering from an oral accident or injury that has left you with missing teeth, fortunately, there are prosthetics in dentistry that can blend in well with your natural teeth and give you a complete smile once more. The three most common forms are dentures, dental implants, and dental bridges. If… Read more »

Block Out Decay With Sealants

As you know, brushing and flossing your teeth and visiting our office often for professional dental cleanings are all great ways to help prevent tooth decay. If you are looking for extra protection from cavities for your teeth or your child’s teeth, ask our about dental sealants in , . What are dental sealants? Dental… Read more »

If You’re One of These People, Use Fluoride Mouthwash

Fluoride mouthwash is a handy oral hygiene tool that should be added to your oral hygiene routine. This is because it can strengthen your teeth, kill oral bacteria, freshen your breath, and boost your oral health. Our dentist, Dr. Robert A. McCulla, recommends using fluoride mouthwash that has been approved by the American Dental Association… Read more »

Why We Offer Zoom! Whitening

Turlock Dental Care in Turlock, California is proud to offer Zoom! Whitening in-house whitening and take-home whitening treatments. Would you like to know exactly what is so special about Philips Zoom! Whitening? Let’s talk about the in-practice teeth whitening first. This Zoom! product can make your smile up to six shades whiter in 45 minutes… Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Cold and Flu Season

Did you know that taking care of your teeth and gums while you’re sick is extremely important? Although you may find yourself struggling with effective oral health care while you are sick, it is important to do what you can to prevent further damage to your teeth and gums. If you’re using any form of… Read more »