Montclair CA Dentist Blog

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…

Dental Problems and Headaches

Chronic migraines or severe headaches are sometimes caused by dental problems. Bruxism, sleep apnea, and crooked teeth have symptoms connected to headaches and can be treated by the Montclair Plaza Dental Group. Learn about these dental problems and their solutions…

Sedation Dentistry Q&A

Sedation dentistry can be a great treatment option for patients with dental fear or anxiety. If the thought of going to the dental office frightens you, or if you have had a previous bad experience with a dentist, we're here…

Montclair Plaza Patient Testimonials

Drs. Patel, Srikureja, and Spinosa provide comprehensive and comfortable dental care to patients of all ages. Learn what patients have to say below: The entire staff at Montclair Plaza Dental Group as fantastic. The entire staff is absolutely friendly and…

In-Office vs. Take-Home Teeth Whitening

Do you have discolored, yellowed, or stained teeth? Do you want a whiter and brighter smile? Cosmetic options like teeth whitening not only improve the appearance of teeth but can improve oral health as well. Learn the benefits of in-office…

Replacing Missing Teeth

Do you often find yourself covering your smile? Are you missing one tooth or multiple teeth? There are many choices for replacing missing teeth to improve form and function. Schedule an appointment with the professionals at Montclair Plaza Dental Group…

Should I Get Dental Implants?

Do you have a missing tooth or multiple missing teeth? You could be eligible for dental implants. Dental implants can act as durable replacements for one or more missing teeth. This restorative option gives patients the form and function of…

What Does It Mean If Your Gums Are Bleeding

Those who experience bleeding gums during routine brushing and flossing may be experiencing an early warning sign of gum disease. These warnings signs are giving you a sign that you are experiencing the beginning stages of gum disease, also known as gingivitis.  When…