How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Effective Brushing

Brushing your teeth is a no-brainer, right? After all, it is not a very complicated process and one that you do every day. Well, it’s one that you should be doing every day. But mornings can be hectic, and let’s face it, after a long day at work or school;... Read more »

The Facts About Fluoride

Fluoride is a naturally-occurring mineral found throughout nature. It is known for strengthening the enamel in your teeth and can help safeguard you against dental erosion and cavities. Because of this, many cities and towns have added fluoride to their water supplies. In most cases, if your city fluoridates the... Read more »

How Tooth Stains Develop and Require Teeth Whitening

Have you noticed that your tooth enamel contains pores and textures and is made up of microscopic mineral crystals? The surface of your teeth can accumulate staining particles when you consume dark foods and beverages. We encourage you to remove staining particles from your teeth on a daily basis, and... Read more »

Why Dental Implants Offer Advanced Dental Restoration

Dental implants offer many advancements in terms of tooth replacement, such as applying the artificial teeth directly in the jawbone where the missing teeth once sat. The purpose of dental implants is to offer you improved oral health, a complete smile and face that remains filled out. By receiving these... Read more »

Preventing Plaque Buildup

You’re probably aware of all the dental products that claim to eliminate plaque buildup, or simply remove plaque from your teeth. But do you know what plaque is, or why you’d want to prevent its buildup? Excessive plaque buildup is one of the most common problems Dr. Nina Nattiv and... Read more »

How Oral Health affects the Rest of your Body

We’re all aware of how important it is to focus on overall health and wellness. Without doing so, you run the risk of developing one of the many debilitating diseases plaguing American adults in today’s culture. But did you know that your overall health and wellness can be directly impacted... Read more »

Keep Your Smile in Excellent Shape When Illness Strikes

Did you know, while you are sick, it is essential to keep your smile in excellent shape? If you think about it, if you have germs and bacteria in your gums and teeth, they are seeping into your body. That is why our dentist, Dr. Nina Nattiv with Polished Dental... Read more »

Don’t Ignore Toothaches

Toothaches are not something to ignore. In fact, toothaches mean that trouble is lurking in your smile and needs to be addressed. To understand more about toothaches, our dentist, Dr. Nina Nattiv with Polished Dental in Beverly Hills, California, is here to give you this information on the basics of... Read more »

The Treatments Available for Bad Breath

If you suffer from bad breath, then you’re probably wondering how to eliminate the problem. Sometimes the bad breath is a result of poor oral hygiene or something as simple as an odorous food particle stuck between the teeth. Sometimes the bad breath is a symptom of a major dental... Read more »