Dental Health

Your mouth is a window into the health of your body. It can show signs of nutritional deficiencies or general infection. Good dental or oral care is important to maintaining healthy teeth, gums, and tongue.

Mission Viejo Dentist - OMD Tooth Care Tips

Tooth Care Tips

Taking care of teeth helps everyone to spend less time in the dentist’s chair, avoid costly dental procedures, reduce one’s chances of succumbing to bone loss, periodontal disease, tooth loss and unattractive tooth staining or discoloration. The added benefit comes when people enjoy better overall health and display a more vibrant smile.

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Mission Viejo Dentist - OMD Dental Nutrition Tips

Dental Nutrition Tips

Proper nutrition is an important component in any oral health care plan. Explained in the most basic terms, what you eat impacts the health of your teeth and gums, helping to keep them attractive, strong and functioning as intended.

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Mission Viejo Dentist - OMD Emotional Wellbeing

Emotional Well Being

Fear is a very common reason for avoiding the dental office. This fear sometimes stems from past experiences, but it can also stem from a lack of information about dental procedures or the dental experience as a whole.

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Mission Viejo Dentist - OMD Oral Cancer Screening

Oral Cancer Screenings

Early detection of abnormalities in the soft tissue in the mouth and throat is imperative to reducing the risks presented by oral cancer. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, this is the sixth deadliest cancer in the United States, and there are more than 48,000 cases diagnosed each year.

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Mission Viejo Dentist - OMD Oral-Systemic Link

Oral-Systemic Link

Dental health and whole body health are connected. Research indicates this link, noting that what happens in the mouth impacts what goes on in the rest of the body, and what happens throughout the body impacts oral health too.

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