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Medications Leading to Dry Mouth Which Leads to Caries

Oral health is an important part of your overall health. This is why dentists, doctors, and pharmacists make it a point to help patients who are on medications that cause dry mouth. Many medications cause dry mouth. In fact, over 500 medications ranging from blood pressure meds to pain meds to decongestants are linked to…

Your Smile Makes a Difference With First Impressions

  While looks aren’t everything, recent studies have shown that a person’s teeth play a large role in first impressions. In fact, one study showed that individuals with straight teeth get more dates, are perceived as more successful, and perceived as being smarter. It might not seem fair, but the truth is that these studies…

What is TMJ?

Many people have heard of TMJ and may not fully understand what this is. The TMJ is the temporomandibular joint. It is the joint that connects the mandible to the rest of the face. When people say they have TMJ, they are referring to TMJ disorder. This disorder has to do with the muscles that…

Periodontal Disease – The Link to Heart Disease and Other Systemic Diseases

At Premier Dental of South Orange County, Dr. T. Duc Pham and Dr. Marian Bradford understands how the dental health of our patients is important to their overall health. Any signs of infection or nutritional deficiencies in the mouth can result in systemic diseases that affect the entire body of the patient. One of the…

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