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Cosmetic Dentistry Simi Valley CA

Three Ways You Can Improve Your Smile

Cosmetic dentistry provides a variety of excellent options to achieve a better smile. Bonding, teeth whitening, veneers and implants address specific dental imperfections that can leave your smile looking more brilliant. Teeth whitening As we age, teeth can naturally become stained or discolored. Smoking, specific medications, coffee, and tea can take an extra toll on […]


Bruxism could be causing your headaches

Around 10% of the U.S. population suffers from bruxism. Bruxism is a habit characterized by teeth grinding, clenching, or gritting that can lead to headaches, earaches and jaw pain. If left untreated, bruxism can have lasting effects on your dental health. What causes Bruxism? Bruxism can result from an uneven alignment between the upper and […]


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Showing Signs of Sleep Apnea?

Approximately 20 million American adults live with some form of sleep apnea (obstructive sleep apnea is the most common). That is a staggering number, but it gets even more dramatic – experts estimate that 80% of those with sleep apnea never get diagnosed. This is significant because sleep apnea creates a domino effect that seriously […]


Pediatric Dentistry Simi Valley, CA

Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Being a parent comes with many questions and concerns. How do I soothe a colicky child? Is he or she getting enough to eat? The list goes on and on, and many parents add to this list the question: “How soon do I take my child to the dentist?” The answer may surprise you. The […]


Connecting Oral Health and Overall Health

Daily brushing and flossing are crucial to controlling potentially harmful bacteria that gathers in your mouth. Proper oral care reduces bacteria buildup that can lead to tooth decay and gum disease. But did you know that poor oral hygiene can also affect the rest of your body? Without good oral hygiene, you may be putting […]


Chewing Sugar-Free Gum Has Its Benefits

Did you know that chewing sugar-free gum can be beneficial to your teeth? While nothing can replace brushing and flossing, sugarless gum is also a good way to fight cavities. Sugar-Free Gum Prevents Dry Mouth Studies have shown that chewing sugar-free gum after meals help rinse away the acids found in bacteria-filled plaque – acids […]


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Bruxism – Tips to Avoid the Daily Grind

Grinding your teeth (or Bruxism) is a condition that can occur during the day or, more commonly, during the night while you sleep. When bruxism is mild, treatment isn’t necessary. But if you clench your teeth so tightly that you’re getting regular headaches and a sore jaw, it’s time to look into treatment options. Otherwise, […]


Periodontal Services Simi Valley, CA

What to Do About Bleeding Gums

Do you see red when you brush or floss? This is a tell-tale sign of bleeding gums. You may dismiss this as no big deal. It’s just a little blood, right? Actually, bleeding gums can be an early sign of gum disease. Your gums bleed when plaque builds up and causes your gums to become […]


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Casey Patterson, DDS
Casey Patterson, DDS and Robert D. Bankhardt, DDS
2720 Cochran St, #2b
Simi Valley CA 93065
805.584.1194
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2720 Cochran St #2b Simi Valley CA 93065 (805) 584-1194