Better Oral Health, Better Immune System

Better Oral Health, Better Immune System

Better Oral Health, Better Immune System San Mateo Dentist Dr. Anthony Ferrera •  San Mateo, CA During these times of worry regarding COVID-19, it is important to do everything you can to boost your immune system. Taking better care of your mouth will give you a better immune system. Enjoying a proper diet with essential…

7 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety Fiori Dental San Mateo Missing dental appointments due to phobias not only can prolong your dental discomfort, but it can also add to your anxiety because you may feel guilty for missing dental offices. Here are some tips and tricks that will help you relax so you can…

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Anthony Ferrera DDS, San Mateo, CA Chewing Your Nails This nervous habit can chip teeth and impact your jaw. Placing your jaw in a protruding position for long periods of time can place pressure on it, which is associated with jaw dysfunction. Solution: Stress reduction and holding something to…

Dental Myths Debunked!

Dental Myths Debunked! San Mateo Dentist  “It doesn’t matter what time of day I brush.” Brushing at certain times of the day does have an impact on your oral heath. Brushing your teeth at night prevents food particles from sitting on our teeth which contributes to tooth decay over time. Brushing teeth in the morning…

Dentophobia Tips

Dentophobia Tips San Mateo Dentistry Fear of visiting the dentist or undergoing dental procedures is very common but some people experience anxiety or fear so severe that they avoid going to the dentist all together. This fear is called Dentophobia and people who experience these anxieties are less likely to maintain regular dental check-ups and…

Headaches & Your Oral Health

Headaches & Your Oral Health San Mateo Dentistry We all know the feeling – sharp or dull, nagging, throbbing – of a painful headache. While we all get them, we don’t always know why or what is causing it. Your headaches may be caused by a number of different conditions related to your oral health,…

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween Emergency Dentistry San Mateo   We have some great tips – and tricks – to help ensure your Halloween festivities don’t end with a dental emergency. Some common dental emergencies are easy to avoid with preventative techniques or quickly resolved with the gentle and swift care…

New Year, New Dental Goals

New Year, New Dental Goals General Dentistry San Mateo The new year marks a new start, and is a great time to set resolutions! You would be surprised at all the benefits improving your oral health routine can have on your daily life and overall wellness. Here are some of San Mateo Dentists Dr. Anthony…

Dental Tips for a Merry Holiday

Dental Tips for a Merry Holiday Dental Tips San Mateo   Happy happy holidays! How are you celebrating the season this year? Whatever your December festivities look like, Drs. Anthony and Jane Ferrera want to ensure that you are informed and prepared to keep your oral wellness in top shape throughout all your celebrations. Here…