The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

A Cracked Dental Bridge Needs Timely Treatment

Many patients choose a dental bridge to restore a missing or previously extracted tooth. This special type of dental work consists of an artificial tooth that is created with a dental crown on each end. A dental bridge is created from durable dental materials that rival the natural strength of... Read more »

How to Choose the Best Oral Hygiene Tools

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to keep up on oral hygiene. However, the only way your oral hygiene routine is effective is if you use the proper oral hygiene tools and techniques. Our dentist, Dr. Matt Hall, would like to help you choose... Read more »

Night Guards: What Could They Do for You?

When you wake up, do you have discomfort in your face, but particularly around your jaw? Do some of your teeth feel sensitive or loose? If so, it could be a sign that you may be clenching your jaw muscles for extended periods of time while you sleep, a condition... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Healthy While You Age

Aging is not always easy. In fact, as we age, our body goes through many changes, which is why it is essential to keep your body and smile healthy through the process. Dr. Matt Hall with Hall Family Dental in Sacramento, California, cares for your oral health and is happy... Read more »

Treatments for Your Smile: Mouth Guards

To help prevent a plethora of risks that can arise due to oral accidents and injuries, it is always a good idea to seek out oral appliances that can provide an additional level of protection. This can include safety equipment such as mouth guards. Three common types of mouth guards... Read more »