Sugar and Tooth Decay

Straddling the line between fall and winter, Halloween is a time of celebration and superstition. Halloween has evolved into a secular, community-based event characterized by child-friendly activities such as trick-or-treating, costumes and sweet treats.We welcome the fall season and special holidays to celebrate with family and enjoy treats and great family traditional meals. This is […]

Happy Thanksgiving From Larrondo Dentistry!

Thanksgiving comes to us out of prehistoric dimness, universal to all ages and faiths. At whatever straws we may grasp, there is always a new time for gratitude and new beginnings. – J. Robert Moskin Thanksgiving Through The Years! This year during the holiday season I’ve decided to do some research and find out a […]

Are You Losing Your Dental Insurance Benefits?

This recession has really changed the way people do things. Folks are saving more and charging less. They’re worrying about the future, eating more dinners at home and putting off purchases they once would have made without a thought. There’s one place, though, where tons of people – maybe even you — are leaving literally […]

Gum Disease Can Increase the Time It Takes to Become Pregnant

Periodontal (gum) disease is a chronic, infectious and inflammatory disease of the gums and supporting tissues. It is caused by the normal bacteria that exist in everyone’s mouths, which, if unchecked, can create inflammation around the tooth; the gum starts to pull away from the tooth, creating spaces (periodontal pockets) that become infected. The inflammation […]