Oral Hygiene Basics

Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

It is no secret that your dental health is very much connected to your overall health. It is important to be especially mindful of this when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, it is not only your overall health that is affected by your dental habits but also the health and future well-being of your child.

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Tips for Picking a Toothbrush and Toothpaste

Picking a toothbrush and toothpaste is an important part of oral hygiene. Brushing twice a day is the best protection from tooth decay and gum disease. It helps remove food particles and plaque that are left on a person’s teeth and gums after eating. The bacteria in the mouth convert these food particles and plaque

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Basic Dental Care

At Vanek Dentistry, we help patients throughout Orange County to stay in excellent oral health. With a focus on preventative care, Dr. Vanek takes the time to get to know each of our patients, creating a plan for lifelong oral health. With only one set of permanent adult teeth, it is important to care for