A Composite Dental Filling Can Often Restore the Appearance of a Front Tooth with a Cavity

Your front teeth are responsible for more than simply biting off tough and hard foods. They also play a role in the clarity of your speech and the appearance of many of your facial expressions. When a cavity develops on one of these teeth it can interfere with the normal... Read more »

A Severe Case of Dental Attrition Might Need Treatment with a Dental Crown

The condition known as dental attrition is often caused by minor deviations in the alignment of your teeth. As this starts to happen one tooth can rub excessively on another which gradually starts to compromise the tooth enamel. As time passes, a new cavity might develop in the compromised tooth... Read more »

The Best Ways to Keep Your Mouth in Tip-Top Shape When You Have Dentures

Many people believe having dentures gives them an “out” when it comes to cleaning and caring for the mouth. However, that’s not the case. Although dentures replace your missing teeth, you still need to do all you can to keep your mouth in tip-top shape, especially if you have partial... Read more »

Keep That Summer Smile Shining

Summertime, and the living is easy--and so is your oral hygiene routine! So don’t let those lazy summer days lull you into lazy oral hygiene habits. Here are a few tips to remember to help keep your smile bright and sunny. First things first: keep up on the basics. Brush... Read more »

A Severely Chipped Tooth May Need a Dental Crown Restoration

Sometimes something as simple as a hard bump to the head can cause you to bite down extremely hard and chip a tooth. A similar problem could be posed by chronic night grinding or forgetting to wear a protective mouth guard during rigorous athletics. While most chips are minor and... Read more »

Are You Getting Enough Fluoride?

Did you know that fluoride is a natural tooth enamel strengthener? Fluoride can be found in bodies of water all around the world, but its use in dental care is what really makes it stand out. Are you getting enough fluoride? If you are unsure, here are some ways you... Read more »

Why Mouthwash is a Healthy Choice

If you are looking for a healthy choice to helping your smile fight cavities then mouthwash could be right for you. Here at Tara Hills Dental, our team cares for your smile and wants you to have the information you need, so you know what you need to protect your... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe This Summer with the Help of a Tooth Whitening Treatment

Keep your smile safe this summer with the help of a tooth whitening treatment. With teeth whiteners, your smile can become better than ever. Depending on the level of treatment you desire, it may be possible to vastly enhance the look of your smile in a single whitening treatment. Listed... Read more »

The Benefits of Invisalign® for Your Smile Correction

If the idea of wearing traditional braces to straighten your smile is unappealing to you, have you considered the Invisalign® smile system? Our Tara Hills Dental team in Pinole, California is pleased to offer Invisalign for our patients. Dr. Feriel El Ghaoui has been helping patients straighten their smiles with this... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Tara Hills Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »