Dental Benefits and the End of the Year

The end of 2017 is fast approaching and you may still have some dental benefits remaining. We at Montclair Smile Design are amazed at how time flies. We are sure it’s the same for you! Suddenly fall is in the air, Halloween costumes are popping up everywhere and before we know it, December 31st will […]

Caring for Your Invisalign Trays and Mouth Guard

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At Montclair Smile Design we recently had Invisalign Day! Hurray to your choice to straighten your teeth and change your life. You will soon be receiving your Invisalign trays and becoming accustomed to wearing them for twenty hours a day. Along with this new habit will be a new responsibility of cleaning those delightful trays. […]

Saliva: Not Your Average Spit

saliva

Saliva! Let’s talk about it! At Montclair Smile Design we know that the second you saw the title you thought What??! But it is so important for your oral health. Bet you didn’t realize it but it is actually a key factor in preventing gum disease, oral infections and tooth decay. No no no, this […]

Pregnant? Don’t Neglect the Dentist!

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Pregnant? Congratulations!! We are thrilled for you and your family. At Montclair Smile Design we understand that you have a plethora of appointments and things on your to-do list now… but please don’t neglect going to the dentist. You still need to take care of yourself, and taking care of your oral health has a […]

Montclair Smile Design: Family Dental Practice

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Looking for a family dental practice  where you can get your smile make over, your partner can whiten their teeth and your kids can get cleanings? At Montclair Smile Design we have dental services for the whole family. From cosmetic smile make overs to Invisalign to teeth cleanings for your little one we do it all. […]

Hmmm… Bad Breath? Solutions!

bad breath

Do you suffer from bad breath? Are you constantly aware that you have an odd taste in your mouth or that your mouth just feels the opposite of fresh? Those that suffer from halitosis (bad breath) are constantly worried about their mouths, how close they are to others while they talk, wondering about the people […]

Don’t Use Your Teeth as Tools!

don't use your teeth as tools

“Don’t use your teeth as tools!” This is a common phrase that you may have heard Dr. Becker say when you are in the office, and hopefully you are following her directions! The thing about this is that a lot of people don’t realize when they are using their teeth in funny ways. Sometimes these things […]

Maintaining Daily Dental Regimes on Vacation

maintaining daily dental regimes

Maintaining daily dental regimes especially while on vacation can be a challenge! With summer in full swing for everyone and traveling is common, at Montclair Smile Design we get it. Long Vacations, quick weekend getaways or even month long travels to other countries pop up on our calendars these lovely summer months. Even as we get […]

Dental Gratitude Time at Montclair Smile Design!

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It’s that time of year again where we at Montclair Smile Design like to reflect on the meaning of gratitude and the things we appreciate.  Some of the things are grateful for are dental of course but there are many other things that make our hearts happy! Living in the Bay Area, life is constantly […]

Sonicare Toothbrushes and Why They Rule

sonicare toothbrushes

At Montclair Smile Design, we like to encourage and recommend the best for our patients. There are plenty of tooth brush options out there but Sonicare Toothbrushes take the cake when it comes to the best toothbrush options.  Why is a great toothbrush so vital to your dental health? We believe that a solid foundation in […]