James Block Dentistry Blog
November 28, 2016
Approximately 65 percent of American adults have bad breath frequently. More than “morning breath,” halitosis springs from more serious reasons. Dr. James Block, dentist in Fremont, delivers solutions for this oral health concern.
November 17, 2016
Does your jaw feel stiff, or is it making clocking or popping noises? Are you getting frequent headaches, or does your face hurt? This may be a neuromuscular disorder called TMJ, or Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction. Your dentist in Fremont, Dr. James Block, and his professional staff, get to the source of this often debilitating oral health condition and give patients real, long-lasting relief.
November 2, 2016
When we smile, people simply see our teeth and gum tissue reflecting our emotions and of course, our personalities. Traditional dentistry ensures the health of those hard and soft oral tissues and focuses on restoring their structure and aesthetics. However, neuromuscular dentistry goes beyond that. It recognizes that the connective tissue, muscles and nerves of the mouth, face and neck interplay and impact overall health and function. For expertise in neuromuscular dentistry, people turn to experienced dentist in Fremont, Dr. James Block.
October 29, 2016
The American Academy of Periodontists says that a comprehensive gum health evaluation (CPE) helps patients know their risk for developing gum disease, a major cause of tooth loss among American adults. Dr. James Block, dentist in Fremont, performs routine checks for gum disease with every six-month oral examination. Here’s what he tells patients to help them have healthy gums for a lifetime.
October 18, 2016
Red, puffy and bleeding gums–these signs show Fremont dentist, Dr. James Block, that you don’t floss. Should you practice this common oral hygiene routine? Find out why correct and routine flossing protects your health.
October 11, 2016
It’s important to use the end of year benefits from your dental insurance. Most dental insurances–whether you pay the premiums or your employer does–cap plan benefits when the calendar year ends. Have you seen your dentist in Fremont, Dr. James Block, to put that money to good use for you and your family?
September 29, 2016
People with obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, get relief with custom-fabricated acrylic mouthpieces from James Block DDS. Persistent and loud snoring, pauses in breathing and serious systemic side effects subside with sleep apnea treatment in Fremont.
September 20, 2016
When should you take your little one for his or her first dental visit? Children’s dentist in Fremont, Dr. James Block, says it’s time when the first tooth erupts or by that first birthday. Just as with mom and dad, preventive dentistry ensures bright, healthy smiles that last.
September 12, 2016
Brighten and strengthen your smile by following these oral hygiene tips from dentist in Fremont, Dr. James Block and his team. Get your teeth cleaned and examined semi-annually, and begin other smile-friendly practices for best oral health and brightest smiles.
August 30, 2016
Your smile says a lot about you! It’s a huge part of the first impression you make when you meet someone. What is your smile saying? Is it making the right impression, or are there things about it you would like to change? Porcelain veneers may be a good solution for repairing or enhancing your smile. Dr. James Block discusses how to eliminate smile imperfections with porcelain veneers in Fremont.