Introducing the Dental Bridge

You may ask, ‘What is a dental bridge?”, if you have no idea about it or have heard very little of it. A dental bridge is known as the bridge between the gap created by one or more missing teeth or tooth.  And it is regarded as a false tooth. It replaces the tooth by… Read more »

Tooth Decay: The causes, Signs, Prevention & Treatments

What do we refer to as Tooth Decay? Tooth decay is seen as a serious damage to the tooth. It occurs when your tooth enamel softens, thereby damaging the structure of the tooth. The damage of your tooth is caused by the acid created when the ptyalin bacteria is broken down in your mouth. If… Read more »

Everything You Need to Know About Wisdom Teeth

What are Wisdom Teeth? Wisdom Teeth are the teeth that develop at the very back of your mouth. These large molars usually erupt in your late teens. Most people have four wisdom teeth, one in each back corner of your mouth. However, you can have more than four wisdom teeth or less! Read on to… Read more »

Visiting the Pediatric Dentist

Here at EccoDental we understand how important the health of your family is. We also understand that taking your kids to the dentist can be one of those dreaded tasks, looming in the not-so-far-away future, which can leave you feeling panicky and wondering if your kids really need to have healthy teeth and gums? In… Read more »

Tips for Preventing Dental Issues

Do you wish there was a way to keep your smile in top-notch condition? Well, our dentist, Dr. German G. Jaquez, is happy to tell you you can do that! You can maintain a strong and healthy smile by preventing dental issues. There are many things you can do to prevent dental issues, and our… Read more »

Peak Oral Health Levels: Toothbrushing Care

Due to the importance of your toothbrush, it is important to make sure it is always safely stored and cared for. If for any reason you are not storing your toothbrush properly, you could be wasting all the time you’re brushing with it, as it will fail to protect your smile as intended. Furthermore, it… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering From a Bad Dental Filling Might Need a Dental Crown Restoration

A dentist will sometimes use a dental filling to treat a small cavity or minor chip that is limited to a tooth’s enamel layer. While it is securely married to the surrounding tooth enamel it is still possible for time and poor oral hygiene to weaken the once strong bond of the dental filling. As… Read more »

What Are Dental Veneers?

When it comes to enhancing your smile, dental veneers have become a popular choice. Dental veneers can give you a beautiful smile that can boost your self-esteem and last for years to come. To help you understand more about dental veneers, Dr. German G. Jaquez with EccoDental in Glendora, California, has provided you some basic… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Be Needed to Replace a Tooth Lost to a Severe Cavity

You have a great deal of bacteria in your mouth. If you don’t brush your teeth twice a day and floss at least once a day, these bacteria can lead to a significant build up plaque and acids that can cause a cavity to develop on one or more of your teeth. If you fail… Read more »

When to Visit the Dentist for a Check-Up

What exactly does it mean to keep “regular” dental appointments? Detecting a dental disaster early will reduce the difficulty in fixing the problem. If you wait too long between visits, dental disease can quickly make a negative impact on your life. So, how often should you go?   Dental Appointment Frequency for Children   For… Read more »