We love to learn at Devin Giron, DDS! Being informed is one of the most important components of taking care of your oral and overall health for life. We love to share our knowledge with our patients, because our team learns from each and every one of you. To encourage your burn to learn, we post blog articles twice a month that include dental-related topics on everything from nutrition to dental procedures and products to oral-systemic wellness and more. We hope our posts bring more fun dental knowledge into your daily life. Read, enjoy, and feel free to share your thoughts with us!
Your mouth is an intelligent system made to work with every piece doing its part. When you’re missing a tooth, the empty spaces are more than unsightly; they can be dangerous. Your other teeth, your gums, and even the bones in your face rely on you having a full smile. Enter: dental implants. Thanks to… (Read More)Continue Reading »
A recent, three-part study by Crest® puts numbers to what most of us already knew – white teeth are beautiful and powerful! The study used both qualitative and quantitative measures in multiple settings to determine what effect white teeth can have on a person’s life. In a portion of the study on employment, researchers found… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Electric toothbrushes have been on the market for years now, and whether you’re a devout user or a critical skeptic, you may still be wondering: do they really work better, or have we all been duped? Devin Giron, DDS is here to break down some of the myths and separate fact from fiction to give… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Imagine this – you have come to see Devin Giron, DDS for a cleaning and routine checkup. The cleaning goes well, but then Dr. Giron tells you that you have a cavity. You’ve been dreading the possibility of this news and now you fear that something must be wrong since you have been brushing and… (Read More)Continue Reading »
It’s common to see people wearing mouth guards for protection during all kinds of sports, such as football, basketball, and boxing, but did you know that lots of folks wear mouth guards at night for their dental health? People who grind their teeth (bruxism) and people with sleep apnea can get relief from their symptoms… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Whether you’ve never been thrilled with your smile, or it lacks the luster it once had, dental bonding is a multipurpose cosmetic and restorative dental procedure that can be performed on patients of all ages. Bonding has the capability to fill gaps, correct damage, and refurbish the overall structure and look of your teeth. Santa… (Read More)Continue Reading »
First things first, put your worries away! We are not about to tell you that your coffee drinking days are over. We know that each shot of caffeine is crucial and we cherish our coffee, too! At Devin Giron, DDS, we want to educate you on what causes coffee stains and what you can do… (Read More)Continue Reading »
What is Gum Disease? The short answer: gum disease is a common gum infection that can become very problematic, but you can prevent it! The long answer: all the tissues in your body have a self-defense mechanism called “inflammation.” When bacteria build up in your mouth, your gum tissue will inflame to try and kill… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Oral hygiene is the foundation of good dental health. Brushing and flossing regularly is the best way to keep your smile healthy and clean. Consider this your personal cleaning tutorial on the art of dental hygiene, instructed by Santa Fe dentist Dr. Devin Giron and his skillful team of hygienists. Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Floss & Mouthwash… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Traditionally, dentists have used what’s known as amalgam, or special metal alloys, to fill cavities. However, modern dental medicine has advanced to the point that Santa Fe dentist Dr. Devin Giron can offer patients a much better option for filling holes caused by tooth decay: composite fillings. At Devin Giron, DDS, we would like to… (Read More)Continue Reading »
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