Battling Bruxism

Stress is just a fact of life. Everyone experiences it from time to time. Stress can come from paying bills, getting stuck in traffic, an illness and even from your own family. As a wise person will tell you, what matters is how you deal with stress. If you find... Read more »

Shedding Some Light on Root Canal Treatment

Root canal therapy is often misunderstood. Because of this, many people are nervous about having this treatment performed on a tooth. To clear the air, Dr. Brett Lent and our team would like to correct some common misconceptions about root canal treatment. Myth 1: Root Canal Therapy Is Unpleasant. The... Read more »

Restore Your Smile With Dental Bridges

Due to problems associated with lost or missing teeth, it is important to have them replaced as soon as possible. If a missing tooth goes untreated, it can lead to issues with your oral hygiene, your bite distribution, and issues with gum destabilization and teeth drifting out of position. To... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Santa Monica Bay Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »