Montclair CA Dentist Blog

Did You Miss Your Dental Appointment?

With COVID-19, dental practices were closed to everything but emergency dentistry cases. However, now things are opening back up. But what if your appointment was one that was canceled or postponed over the time dental services were limited? Dr. Vijay…

Taking on a Dental Emergency

With the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping across the nation, dental offices have had to close for everything but dental emergencies. But we’re here to ensure that you’re getting those taken care of. Dr. Vijay Patel of Montclair Plaza Dental Group, a…

How Stress Affects Your Oral Health

Americans are in a state of increased stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic across the nation. Our daily lives have been disrupted and we don’t know when things will go back to normal. Stress impacts both our mind and body.…

COVID-19- Updates & Protocol

We pledge to share updates with you as quickly as possible, with full transparency and, as always, with your safety foremost in mind. Nothing is more important to us than your safety, and we are doing everything we can to…

Why You Need to Treat Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a problem that many people suffer from. If you wake yourself or your partner up with your snoring, there’s a good chance that you have it. But do you know why it’s so essential that you get…

Why You’ll Love Laser Dentistry

Laser dentistry involves using state of the art dental technology to perform cosmetic dentistry in Montclair, CA and beyond. Multiple procedures can be done using laser dentistry. At Montclair Plaza Dental Group, Dr. Vijay Patel uses laser dentistry to make…

What Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Me With?

Cosmetic dentistry covers a wide range of issues. If you’re struggling with how your teeth look and want a brighter, healthier smile, cosmetic dentistry in Montclair, CA is a solution for you. At Montclair Plaza Dental Group, we can fix…

How Do I Know if I Need a Root Canal?

Do you think you may need a root canal? It can be hard to know for sure. Your dentist in Montclair, CA, Montclair Plaza Dental Group, can explain how a root canal works and exactly why it’s needed. What’s a…

Why You Should Get a Custom Mouthguard

If you need a mouthguard for sports, it’s tempting to just buy one over the counter. Sports stores and pharmacies offer a “one size fits all” approach with the mouthguards they offer. This isn’t something that’s ideal. Montclair Plaza Dental…

Why Do My Gums Bleed?

Do your gums bleed when you brush or floss your teeth? You may have gum inflammation, a condition which precedes gum disease, or periodontitis. When bacteria infect the teeth and gums they can cause bleeding and discolor teeth. In the…