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 »

Dental Crowns For Cosmetic Improvements

Cosmetic dentistry is designed to enhance the overall appearance of your mouth and smile. It includes a broad range of treatments. If a single tooth has needs improvement, the dentist at might recommend restoring its appearance with a porcelain dental crown. In the process of placing a dental crown, the dentist will completely replace the… Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Bad Breath Treatments?

Bad breath, also sometimes referred to as halitosis is an unpleasant odor in one’s mouth. Sometimes, bad breath is caused by poor oral hygiene but it can also be caused by health issues. Bad breath can be caused by respiratory tract infections, liver and kidney infections, gum disease, problems with your nasal passages or sinuses…. Read more »

Assembling Your Dental First Aid Kit

First aid kits can be found just about everywhere. Schools have them, your workplace probably has one or more first aid kits. And you should have a one at home. And even if you do have a kit at home, have you thought about what you would do if you had a dental emergency? It’s… Read more »