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 because it can benefit many... 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 cough drops or other lozenges... read more »

The Different Flossing Options

Did you know you have options when it comes to picking a dental floss? Well, it’s true! Understanding your options for any dental products that can keep you healthy will make a difference in your oral health. Dr. Robert A. McCulla at Turlock Dental Care in Turlock, California, and the entire team wants to help you with any oral health... read more »

Oral Health Threat: Gum Disease

Gum disease is one of the biggest issues facing oral health. This disease can lead to tooth loss and potential throat cancer. Some cases of gum disease even lead to heart disease. While gum disease can be scary, it’s also one of the most easily preventable diseases facing adult Americans. The best and simplest form of prevention when it comes... read more »

The Basic Tips for Taking Care of a Temporary Crown

When your dentist, Dr. Robert A. McCulla, secures a temporary dental crown in your smile, it is only intended to protect the abutment while the dental lab prepares your new dental crown or bridge. It does not actually restore the full function of the tooth. If the temporary crown comes loose, falls off or is damaged in any way, it... read more »