Oral Health and News Journal


The latest information oral health, dental care, dental implants and oral hygiene. Tehachapi dental news, press releases and announcements from Sedation and Implant Dentistry of Tehachapi.



Supra-gingival (above the gum) minimally-invasive dentistry provides healthier dental treatments for patients. Supra-gingival procedures apply modern advances in materials and dental techniques that are healthier for the patient’s teeth and gums, less painful because they are minimally-invasive and produce more beautiful results because more of the natural beauty of the original tooth structure is left to shine through.


If going to the dentist frightens you, then know that you’re not alone. An estimated 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of fear or anxiety. The key to managing your dental anxiety is to discuss your fears with your dentist. Open communication will allow your dentist to provide you treatment options that can make you feel more comfortable, such as IV sedation. There are various reasons why people have dental anxiety. Some of the reasons are the following:


Tooth loss occurs when a tooth becomes loose and falls out. Tooth loss is normal in kids when the adult teeth start to come in. Losing adult teeth is undesirable. Two of the most common forms of tooth  loss result from an injury or disease.

Over time, your teeth are exposed to foods, drinks and physical conditions that can affect their longevity. There are many ways in which a person can protect and preserve their permanent teeth from loss.


People in Kern County Gain Advanced Oral Care With Dental Implants

TEHACHAPI, CA, January 5, 2021Tehachapi dentist, Jose David Sanchez D.D.S., announced that he is now accepting new patients for people missing one, a few or all of their teeth. Dr. Sanchez uses state-of-the-art technology to ensure that this All-On-4® permanent tooth replacement option provides all the benefits of natural teeth. With innovative techniques to place and restore dental implants, patients can conveniently receive complete care at the same facility.


Traditionally, if you did not have sufficient bone mass in your jaws, the only option was bone graft surgery to regenerate and enough bone mass to create a sufficient foundation for traditional dental implants. Now there are revolutionary dental implant techniques that eliminate the need for bone grafting altogether. Zygomatic Implants are a graftless dental implant technique where the implant is directly embedded in your cheekbones (referred to as Zygoma), where there is enough bone support for the implants.



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