Care for Your Smile by Learning About Composite Dental Fillings

If dental erosion occurs to the point that a hole has formed in your tooth enamel, a cavity will be present. Cavities are extremely debilitating for your smile and can lead to further dental damage including infections and tooth loss. Thus, they must be treated as soon as they arise.... Read more »

Oral Health Care Highlights: Teeth Whitening Treatments

Not all teeth whitening treatment kits function as intended. Due to the fact that over-the-counter treatments are unregulated, they can often not be telling the entire truth about the abilities that they contain or the products and their effectiveness. In addition, if they are used improperly, they can cause severe... Read more »

Common Oral Health Reminders: Halitosis Prevention

  Numerous habits, lifestyle changes, foods, bad breath techniques, and underlying issues in your body can cause bad breath. Because of the very way bad breath arises, it is first important to understand what is causing your bad breath before you have any hopes of treating it properly. It is... Read more »

What to Expect With Dental Crown Treatment

If you’re about to restore a tooth with a dental crown, then our dentist, Dr. Ryan Ross, is happy to help you prepare for your appointment. If you know what to expect with the treatment, there is a good chance you might feel more calm and comfortable in the dental... Read more »

Maintain a Happy Smile with Dental Anxiety Treatments

Are you neglecting your oral health care due to the potential concern with visiting your dentist? If so, you suffer from a common condition known as dental anxiety. There are many forms of dental anxiety, and some can be even be instigated at the dentist office. If you often feel... Read more »

Do You Know What an Abscess is and How to Treat It?

Do you have a painful abscess in the mouth that’s stopping you from enjoying foods and even speaking? This pus-filled area can be the outcome of an infection when bacteria enters an irritated or hurt part of the mouth, usually causing pain and swelling. Our professionals at Ryan M. Ross,... Read more »

The Benefits of Fluoride

You may question whether fluoride is actually a good material to add to your daily oral healthcare. The truth is that this natural mineral helps strengthen your tooth enamel and protects against acidity. Dr. Ryan Ross and our professionals here in San Luis Obispo, California, want you to know the... Read more »

Oral Care During Pregnancy

If you’re pregnant or trying to get pregnant, then you need to remember to take very good care of your smile. Unfortunately, pregnancy can take a toll on your teeth and gums. In fact, it can create dental problems like brittle teeth, eroded teeth, and pregnancy gingivitis. So, it’s important... Read more »

Tips on How to Help Your Teen Have Strong Dental Health

Do you want your teen to have a strong oral health? If so, there are things you can do to help them achieve that goal. In fact, you can consider teen oral care a two-person job, especially if your teen has braces. Your teen needs your help to keep their... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Ryan M. Ross, DDS, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »