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We update our patients weekly with interesting factoids and information pertinent to their oral health and the office. Sometimes we will share shenanigans and sometimes serious health-related information. You’ll never be bored — we promise you that! We might even sneak in a bad dad joke or two. If you want to stay in the know, follow us weekly and like us on all the social platforms.

Posted January 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Hsieh

I’d Rather Have a Root Canal

Have you ever heard someone say, “I would rather have a root canal”? Most of us are used to hearing root canals compared to some genuinely unpleasant circumstances, but Newport Beach dentist Dr. Justin Hsieh would like to set the record straight and talk about how root canals can do some serious dental good. Root […]

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Posted December 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Hsieh

“Lasers”: A Groovy Tool for Dentists

At Birch Dental, we take pride in staying ahead of the curve when it comes to the latest and greatest in dental treatments and technologies. That’s why we think dental “lasers” are truly smashing. And if you’re worried about paying one million dollars, rest assured laser treatments are more accessible and affordable than ever. Austin […]

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Posted December 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Can Poor Oral Health Cause Diabetes?

Diabetes is a chronic and complicated disease that affects how your body processes sugar—its main source of energy. Diabetes symptoms mostly affect your heart, eyes, nerves, and kidneys, but it can affect your whole body, including your mouth. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), more than 29 million Americans have diabetes, and almost 2 […]

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Posted November 27, 2019 / Blog
Dr. Hsieh

Science Rules: Fun Crafts & Oral Health Experiments for Kids

At Birch Dental, we know your little one’s smile fills you with joy and pride; smiles are a source of joy and pride for us, too! We cherish the opportunity to help build a foundation that will ensure your child has a healthy smile for life. But, we know before they become oral hygiene pros, […]

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Posted November 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Hsieh

Can Gum Disease Be Treated with Lasers? LANAP® Says Yes!

Did you know that periodontal (gum) disease was first described in 1890? It wasn’t until 1941 that Periodontics was recognized as a dental specialty, which is a large gap in time—kind of like the gap between your gums and your teeth that can be created by gum disease, the leading cause of adult tooth loss! […]

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Posted October 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Hsieh

Could White Teeth Help You Land a Job Interview?

A recent, three-part study by Crest® puts numbers to what most of us already knew – white teeth are beautiful and powerful! The study used both qualitative and quantitative measures in multiple settings to determine what effect white teeth can have on a person’s life. In a portion of the study on employment, researchers found […]

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Posted October 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Is My Child’s Oral Hygiene Routine Sufficient?

A child’s happy, healthy smile is a source of pride and joy for parents—and dentists, too! For this reason, you’ll likely spend a good deal of time helping them develop superb oral hygiene routines to ensure they keep their teeth for life. When you’re just getting started, you may have a lot of questions. We […]

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Posted September 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Hsieh

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s…Invisalign®!

If you have a crooked tooth, odd spaces between your teeth or a poor bite, you might be considering all of your orthodontic options. Orthodontics is a specialty in dentistry that realigns your bite and teeth for the best possible look and function. Did you know that our ancestors actually had naturally larger jaws? This […]

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Posted September 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Hsieh

Cosmetic Dentistry – A Beautiful Smile is a Powerful Thing

There is a law of nature that states: “function follows form.” This saying means that how something appears determines how it works. For example, you may own many screwdrivers of different sizes and shapes (form) to loosen all different kinds of screws (function). Think of a watering can with a long spout that’s perfect for […]

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Posted August 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Hsieh

If You Can’t Stand Dental Floss, You Might Need This

We know a lot of our friends and neighbors aren’t fans of being asked how often they brush and floss, but at Birch Dental, we hope you know it’s because we care and want to help you keep your smile healthy and beautiful for life! Getting to know your habits also helps us personalize your […]

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