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The No. 1 Reason Kids Miss School

Family Dentistry in Lake Elsinore The Underestimated Importance of Oral Health in Children As hectic as life can get when it comes to taking children to school, sports practices, day care, or whatever it may be, there is one crucial aspect of a child’s development that parents have been found to underestimate its importance. One of the most important aspects is the overall oral health and hygiene of children. It is a topic some parents might hold misconceptions about when it comes to getting a dental checkup while they are very young, which often helps avoid future cavities, alignment and … Read more

Botox® Therapy for TMJ Pain and Teeth Grinding

Your Local Dentist Can Help With TMJ Treatment Most people know Botox® can reduce wrinkles. However, Botox® has applications beyond cosmetic enhancements. For example, it can reduce excessive sweating. Another application is relieving the pain associated with bruxism (the medical term for grinding teeth) and disorders related to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). TMD, also known as Temporomandibular Disorder, is the technical term for TMJ Syndrome. The TMJ is a sliding joint connecting the jawbone and skull. Everyone has two TMJ joints in front of the ears on each side of the head. The joints allow the jaw to move up, … Read more

CEREC Veneers Will Transform Your Life

How Cosmetic Dentists Change Lives One Smile at a Time Have you ever felt that your smile is holding you back? If so, studies on the impact of an attractive smile reveal that this hunch is correct. A beautiful smile plays a vital role in everything from first impressions to success in love and work. One of the ways to improve and transform a smile in one to two days with a great cosmetic dentist is with CEREC veneers. Consider these findings: Almost 1/3 of Americans say a person’s teeth is one of the first things they notice when meeting … Read more

Sleep Apnea Detection and Treatment

Hi my name is Lisa Harrison. I work for Lakefront Family Dentistry, and I’m here today to talk about sleep apnea, or obstructive sleep apnea, commonly referred to as OSA. So, What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Basically, what it is, it’s the pause while you’re sleeping. It’s a pause in your breathing while you’re sleeping, and some patients actually stop breathing up to 30 times in an hour, which is on the severe side. But if it goes undetected, basically, it can cause lots of other issues in your life. So getting enough sleep is very important. One of the … Read more

Professional Teeth Cleaning – Best Dental Hygienists in Lake Elsinore

Hi, my name Melissa and I’m one of the registered dental hygienists here at Lakefront Family Dentistry with Dr. Hauser and Dr. Kanter, and today, we’re going to be answering some frequently asked questions about your dental cleaning. How often should I get my teeth cleaned at a dentist office? So it is recommended that you get your teeth cleaned about every 6 months; however, there are some patients that do build up a little bit more tartar quickly or tend to have a little bit more progressive periodontal disease going on, and we do see them as frequently as … Read more

Professional Teeth Whitening

Hey, guys, it’s Kelsey from Lakefront Family Dentistry. We are going to be talking about teeth whitening today. So let’s take it away. Lakefront Family Dentistry offers three types of whitening. First one is Sinsational. It’s about 30 minutes long, you get a nice little boost and it’s great; quick and easy! And then the second one is going to be your at-home trays. You take them home with you, you put them in for about an hour to three hours, great to have at home, we take impressions here at the office and you’re in and out, depending on … Read more

Your Dentist Can Now Detect Sleep Apnea

Orthophos SL 2D and 3D Dental Imaging Views the Airway Advancements in dental equipment manufactured by Sirona not only help find cavities and gum disease, the new Orthophos SL has 2D and 3D imaging that also shows the airway of a patient.  The benefit of this new equipment means a great dentist can now see if a patient has a restricted airway. If their airway is restricted, then Dr. Hauser and Dr. Kanter, at Lakefront Family Dentistry offer patients a referral to a local sleep apnea doctor to determine the best course of treatment. This could potentially be a life-saving … Read more

How Your Smile Affects Your Career

Cosmetic Dentistry May Be Key in Landing That Dream Job A person’s smile is one of the first things people notice, so it also plays a central role in how the person is perceived by potential employers, supervisors and peers. Most people aren’t surprised to learn that studies show first impressions matter during job interviews, but it may be harder to accept that an employee’s appearance can keep them from reaching their career goals. Having the knowledge, skills and experience is rarely enough in today’s tough job market. Undergoing the right cosmetic dentistry procedure can actually be more beneficial in … Read more

The Advantages of Dental Implants

Dr. Hauser Specializes in Tooth Implants As much as we would like to keep our natural teeth for the rest of our lives, certain factors may come into play and cause us to lose our dentition. It is usually caries or blunt force trauma that requires us to seek out a dentist for dental implants. The Benefits of Dental Implants Dr. Hauser would like his patients to know that he prefers this prosthesis for many patients who qualify. Here are a few reasons why he believes that dental implants are the best dental invention yet. They Look So Real Dental … Read more

Cosmetic Dentist: You Do Not Need Great Genes

Genetics Cannot Stop an Amazing Smile The cosmetic dentist is by far the most popular of all dental specialists for many reasons. Genetics is one of the most common factors that makes a person seek out cosmetic dental procedures. It plays a huge role in our lives, especially when it comes to our teeth. Most people are unaware of the fact that genetic predisposition can affect tooth shape and occlusion. Most dentists will attest to the fact that aside from fear, the only reason most patients seek out a dental cosmetic specialist is because they are unhappy with the color of their teeth … Read more