Month: May 2014

FAQs: Do I Need Sedation?

Recent studies suggested anywhere between 8% and 15% of Americans are victims of dental anxiety. Fear of the dentist means avoiding necessary checkups and cleanings, which increases the risk of developing serious dental health problems. Fortunately, sedation dentistry provides a safe and comfortable way for even the most anxious patients to undergo vital dental treatment.

What is Pediatric Dentistry?

Just like you, children need to visit the dentist. Seeing the dentist can help alleviate childhood fears and instills good dental habits. At Viva Dental, we offer the latest in pediatric dentistry to help little smiles stay healthy and bright. For more information in the benefits of pediatric dentistry, why not try today’s fun and… Read more »

How the Sun Can Help Your Smile

With winter behind us, the sun is out and the weather is warm. Many of us are hitting the jogging trails or enjoying a little time outdoors in the fresh air. Did you know that spending just a few minutes a day outdoors can actually help strengthen your smile? Dr. Diep Truong explains how increasing… Read more »

Are Your Children Seeing the Dentist Soon Enough?

When did you child first see a dentist? Many parents unknowingly delay their children’s first dentist visit, increasing the odds of developing serious dental health issues. In fact, a recent study highlights the importance of children obtaining early care for their teeth and gums. Don’t let your child suffer the consequences of delayed dental visits,… Read more »