The Facts About Oral Cancer Meadowbrook Family Dental January 2020 Blog

The Facts About Oral Cancer

Dr. Lau and the Meadowbrook Family Dental team look forward to caring for your smile for years to come! To start off our New Year dental blog we discuss The Facts About Oral Cancer. Oral cancers are more common in older adults because the development of cancer is typically a lengthy process. The average age that someone develops oral cancer …

brush floss What Should You Do First, Brush or Floss? Meadowbrook family dental

What Should You Do First, Brush or Floss?

Patients at Meadowbrook Family Dental in Elk Grove ask us if they should brush or floss first. Truly, there is no clear answer and personal preference plays a big role in your choice. However, if you are weighing the pros and cons, here are a few qualifying factors that may help answer the question What Should You Do First, Brush …

6 Common Misconceptions about Sedation - Two Part Series part one and part two 10.2.19 featured image

6 Common Misconceptions about Sedation – Two Part Series (Part Two)

Last week, in part one of our 6 common misconceptions about sedation series, we talked about how sedation is a safe and effective way to ease your dental anxiety. This week Meadowbrook Family Dental will continue part two of the 6 common misconceptions of sedation and hopefully answer more of the questions or worries you might have. 4. Sedation will …

Comfort Dental Amenities at Meadowbrook Family Dental

Comfort Dental Amenities at Meadowbrook Family Dental

A relaxing, rejuvenating morning doesn’t usually start with a visit to a local dental office for most people. However, our patients at Meadowbrook Family Dental may disagree. With numerous comfort dental amenities, Dr. Lau ensures every patient has a comfortable, relaxing experience at Meadowbrook Family Dental. Read more below to find out how we put our patients first with comfort …

Probiotics and Treating Gum Disease

Probiotics and Treating Gum Disease

Your digestive system, which includes your mouth, throat, stomach, and intestines, act as cities of bacteria. Just like in the city where you live, there are good guys and bad guys. When there are too many bad guys the good guy cops remove them to keep the city safe. However, if the bad guys overrun the town, they will take …

The Effect of Your Diet On Your Oral Health

The Effect of Your Diet On Your Oral Health

You have probably heard that eating sugary foods can cause cavities. However, have you considered that the time you eat, how much you eat, and what you drink while you eat affects the health of your teeth, too? Oral health and diet are closely related. Everyone should work to improve their oral health through their diet. However, if you have …