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Dental Mission Trip to Panama

Alemany Dental recently received a heartwarming letter from a small group of young medical professionals from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland returning from a recent trip to a small village in Panama, where they were able to provide dental care and supplies donated by Dr. Lyew. A clinic was opened and was made available to almost…

Why You Need To Know If You’re Affected By Sleep Apnea

Do you toss and turn throughout the night? Is your snoring keeping your significant other awake? Are you struggling to fight through your fatigue during the day? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be one of the estimated 18 million people living with a sleep apnea. Though it is one…

The Importance of Caring For Your Child’s Dental Health

Teaching your child proper oral care at a young age is an investment in his or her health that will pay down the road. You can start by setting an example; taking good care of your own teeth sends a message that oral health is something to be valued. And anything that makes taking care…

Sports Mouth Guard – Keeping Your Teeth Protected

  Physical activity is the most obvious benefit of sports participation. Children often spend too much time watching television or staring at electronic devices such as tablets or computers. But sports practices and games provide an opportunity for exercise that can help keep kids in shape and healthy. Though keeping children safe during these physical…

Dental Halloween Tricks For Those Treats!

Halloween marks the start of this annual time of sweets. For children and adults alike, the next few months will likely include an increase in the consumption of sweets and other treats, and therefore, higher risk of dental cavities. However, Halloween should not be a time of worry for parents. Use Halloween as an opportunity…

Abfraction – What Are They?

Do your find yourself having more and more sensitivity to all elements? Though sensitivity can be caused by numerous reasons, but a common cause might be something that is more preventable than you might think. Until recently, abfraction was thought to be caused by improper toothbrushing techniques. An abfraction lesion is now known to be…

TMJ Pain? BOTOX, A Great Alternative To A Night Guard

Increasingly, BOTOX is used as an alternative treatment to guards (for day or night) for TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders and associated jaw tension and facial pain. When injected into the jaw, head and facial muscles afflicted with soreness and discomfort, BOTOX relieves TMJ pain and jaw tension for many patients. The injections often eliminate the…

Injections Just Got Easier with Single Tooth Anesthesia!

Alemany Dental is excited to introduce The Wand to our practice and our patients! The Wand® STA (single tooth anesthesia) is a computer controlled anesthesia delivery system that provides immediate, pain free dental anesthesia for all injection types. A proven practice builder, it is revolutionizing dental anesthesia by taking away the pain, anxiety, and stress associated with conventional…

Introducing 3Shape Trios Color

Alemany Dental now proudly integrates 3Shape Trios Color Digital Impression Solution within our practice to give our patients a better experience when impressions are needed. From crowns and restorations to night guards and retainers,  the Trios can do it all with no messy impression materials. When taking impressions, Trios uses high definition image scan to…