How Do I Know If I Have A Cavity?

In this YouTube video Dr Richard Blackburn of Los Alamitos dental office, Volterra Dental, explains the signs and symptoms of cavities Cavities need to be fixed as soon as possible to prevent further complications These videos aim to answer common dental questions Do

What Your Smile Says About You

A smile is one of the most powerful tools of communication, setting the tone long before a word is uttered It’s how you greet the world, and how the world greets you back, and a lot can be said in this brief

Headaches, Jaw Pain, and Other Hazards of Teeth Grinding at Night

Bruxism, or grinding your teeth, is a common condition that affects up to 31% of the population And when it happens at night, it can lead to complications throughout the next day and beyond At Volterra Dental in Los Alamitos, California, we

Why Dental Cleanings Are So Important

It’s a regular part of your life: getting dental cleanings every six months If you’re keeping up the routine, you may wonder if it’s overkill, since you likely have few dental problems It might even be tempting to save some money and