Dental Phobia

Posted on March 11th, 2019

Millions of people across the country dread routine dental checkups and necessary dental treatments. While dentists today have numerous ways to alleviate pain during treatment, some people still find the idea of a visit to the dentist entirely unappealing. Dental anxiety and dental phobia are common problems that can interfere […]

Children’s Dentist

Posted on March 11th, 2019

Your child’s smile lightens up a room. Which is why we believe that it is so important to preserve that smile. Our Thousand Oaks children’s dentist, Dr. Shukan Kanuga, is committed to providing you and your child all the necessary tools to maintain good dental health and build dental skills […]

Cosmetic Dentist Thousand Oaks

Posted on March 11th, 2019

A great-looking smile is a powerful confidence booster. Dr. Sharon Shamoiel, our cosmetic dentist in Thousand Oaks, offers numerous treatment options that get dull, damaged teeth back on track. Whether you have minor smile flaws that affect how you feel or you are struggling with more serious dental health problems, […]

Pedodontist Thousand Oaks

Posted on March 11th, 2019

A pedodontist is a pediatric dental specialist. Our Thousand Oaks pedodontist has completed not only the required dental training but also additional training that allows them to better understand and meet the unique dental needs of children. Routine dental care, preventative care, professional cleanings, dental X-rays and other care are […]

Pediatric Dentist

Posted on March 11th, 2019

Helping your child develop good dental habits can be one of the most important things you do for him or her. Our Thousand Oaks pediatric dentist offers pediatric dental care that is designed to get the child started on the road to healthy smiles and build habits that last. We […]

What to Eat to Avoid Cavities

Posted on February 26th, 2019

Did you know that a healthy diet can help prevent cavities and gum disease? While good dental hygiene and regular dental visits form the backbone of your dental health regimen, a balanced diet builds your teeth from the inside. A healthy diet provides your teeth and gums with the nutrients […]

Are Root Canals Painful?

Posted on February 26th, 2019

Root canal treatment is a procedure that removes infected or diseased tissues from the tooth. At one time, teeth that were severely damaged or infected would need to be extracted, which could affect other teeth. Today, these treatments allow us to save teeth that never would have survived a hundred […]

How Tooth Grinding Affects You

Posted on February 26th, 2019

Bruxism, or excessive teeth grinding, is a common dental health issue often associated with stress, anxiety, stomach problems or misalignments. Bruxism often occurs at night and is characterized by tooth grinding, clenching, or biting. Sometimes people are unaware of their habit unless a partner notices and mentions it. Our dentist […]

Dental Sealants

Posted on February 26th, 2019

Dental Sealants are plastic material that is placed in the grooves of the posterior teeth to prevent decay. Around the age of 6 and 12, the first and second molars erupt. These teeth are very far back and have intricate deep pits and grooves that are very hard to clean […]

What to Do with Yellow Teeth

Posted on February 26th, 2019

Yellow teeth can really age you and take away from the natural beauty of your smile. You may feel self-conscious about smiling in pictures or social situations. You might try to cover your smile with your lips or your hand. Our Thousand Oaks cosmetic dentist can help you kiss your […]