dealing with dental emergency

Dealing with Dental Emergencies

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Dental emergency. It is not a happy phrase. If you or a member of your family suffers a dental emergency, it often can be a traumatic, stressful, and expensive event. Our advice in the event of a dental emergency is twofold: stay calm, but act fast. Receiving treatment as soon as possible is crucial. …

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Make your Smile Sparkle this Christmas

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA It is the time of year when there are a plethora of holiday gatherings and festivities. You are busy shopping for everyone on your nice list. However, what about a gift for yourself this holiday season? Instead of buying yourself something you will tire of eventually, probably sooner rather than later, how about treating …

5 things to know about dental implants

5 Things Everyone Should know About Dental Implants

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Dental implants are the new “go-to” solution for replacing missing teeth. Whether you have one tooth to replace or all of your teeth, dental implants can provide you with a permanent tooth replacement option that is most like a natural tooth. If you are considering dental implants in Scotts Valley or are just now …

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EID Welcomes Dr. Wolford, World Renowned Surgeon

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA World renowned oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Larry Wolford, is returning once again to Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry from January 10th-11th, 2018. We are excited to host Dr. Wolford at our office located at 5 Erba Lane, Suite A, Scotts Valley, California. During these two days, Dr. Wolford will meet with patients to perform examinations …

difference between nueromuscular mouth guards

The Difference Between a Neuromuscular Mouth and a Regular Mouth Guard

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA The American Dental Association recommends that any athlete of any age who participates in contact sports should wear a mouth guard for protection, whether it is in competition or practice. At Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry, athletes in the Bay Area now can obtain the finest sports guards on the market by having our team of …

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Dental Problems: Why you Shouldn’t wait to see the Dentist

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Seemingly insignificant dental problems such as a chipped tooth, tender gums, or tooth sensitivity are often ignored completely or put off, leaving the problem to fester into something much more severe. Dental problems can range from an inconvenience to downright painful and debilitating. Although you might think those inconvenient instances can wait until your …

pediatric sleep apnea

Pediatric Sleep Apnea–What Every Parent Needs to Know

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Sleep apnea has become an epidemic among not only adults but children too. Used to, sleep apnea was associated with middle-aged men that were overweight. But, even children as young as two years of age can develop this sleep breathing disorder. Sleep apnea – the silent killer The surprising fact is that parents can …

Ankyloglossia Study

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA The tongue’s mobility or lack thereof has a significant impact on the growth and development of the soft and hard tissues in the mouth, nasal passages, and airways. Most commonly, the tongue is restricted due to a tongue-tie that prevents the tip of the tongue from reaching the upper palate or roof of the …

Myofunctional Therapy Study

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA For patients suffering from obstructive sleep apnea, there are several treatment options available today. The CPAP machine has been the standard treatment for decades, yet more people are finding relief through a custom oral appliance that requires no electricity and is completely silent, unlike a noisy CPAP machine. However, many patients have not heard …

sleep apnea and sexual health

Sleep Apnea and your Sexual Health

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA The consequences of sleep apnea do not just include a lack of rest. In fact, did you know that men with sleep apnea also are at an increased risk of erectile dysfunction? The findings of a recent study published in The Journal of Sexual Medicine found a link between erectile dysfunction and a low …