Healthy Stocking Stuffers

While tooth decay affects 60-90% of teenagers and adults, according to the World Health Organization, and tooth decay is the most common disease among children in the U.S., according to the Academy of General Dentistry, there is good news! Tooth decay is preventable with proper care and daily attention. Dr. Robert A. McCulla at Turlock Dental Care are pleased to... read more »

How Doing the Daily Four Can Improve Your Oral Health

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, and at Turlock Dental Care in Turlock, California, we are excited to share their message of Do The Daily 4,  a message designed to helping you prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Dr. Robert A. McCulla and our dedicated team work hard every day to create oral health awareness for our patients, and are confident... read more »

How Floss Has Developed Over Time

Dental floss is an important part of proper oral hygiene. It may come as a surprise to learn that according to the ADA, only 12 percent of Americans floss every day. The flossing concept isn’t a new one. Evidence found by researchers suggests that interdental cleaning has been practiced since Prehistoric times. Researchers have found evidence of floss use in... read more »