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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 June 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Hsieh

A Real Nail Biter

We all have those nervous habits we turn to when we feel awkward, stressed, or just plain bored. If your choice vice is biting your nails, you need to know that it can cause a lot of distress on your oral health and overall health. Dr. Justin Hsieh, Newport Beach dentist shares why nail biting […]

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Posted May 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Healthy Mouth, Healthy Heart

We all know that it’s important to take care of our health, but that’s often easier said than done. Health and hygiene routines are an investment of your time every day. So, wouldn’t it be great if you could accomplish more by actually doing less?  As it turns out, when it comes to oral health […]

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Posted May 13, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Hsieh

Oral Hygiene for Families on the Go

Today’s families seem to be busier than they were in the past—lots of homework, extracurricular activities, and hopefully, some quality time spent with the family. Here are a few ideas from Birch Dental to make consistent oral hygiene a little more convenient: Brushing teeth in the shower:  as hard as it is to get your teenager […]

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Posted April 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Hsieh

Bad Breath: When Morning Breath Becomes Halitosis

It’s often said that a true friend will tell you if you have bad breath. Bad breath, formally known as halitosis, is embarrassing and can hold you back from truly enjoying your life and social situations. Like a good friend, Dr. Justin Hsieh in Newport Beach will tell it to you straight. Read more below […]

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Posted February 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Do I Have Herpes? Cold Sores 101

Cold sore. Fever blister. Herpes Simplex Virus-1. These babies go by a lot of different names, but the experience is always the same: Telltale burning or itching near the lip A red bump appears a day or so later The bump becomes a cluster of blisters The blisters dry up and scab over The scab […]

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Posted February 13, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Why Do We Have Baby Teeth?

Baby teeth, also called deciduous, primary, milk, or lacteal teeth, have many different purposes. Dr. Justin Hsieh at Birch Dental is asked the purpose of baby teeth often. So what’s the answer? Tiny Teeth for Tiny Mouths Child-sized mouths are not large enough to accommodate a full set of adult teeth, so the primary teeth […]

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Posted January 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Relief from Dry, Chapped & Cracked Lips

We’re no strangers to extreme temperatures and dry weather, and our lips are proof. Most of us experience chapped lips at some point during the year; it’s not uncommon to see lips suffering from annoying, painful cracks. Here at Birch Dental we keep abreast of the oral health needs of Newport Beach, so here are […]

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Posted December 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

The Oral-Systemic Link: Risk Factors for Tooth Decay

Did you know the same plaque that decays your teeth can cause major heart problems? What if you could fight plaque and heart failure both by improving your oral health? Dr. Justin Hsieh in Newport Beach is here to tell you more! Someone dies from a heart attack every minute, according to the American Heart […]

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Posted November 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Bacteria: The Good, the Bad & the Neutral

Living in a land of antibacterial gels, soaps, plastics, and even fabrics, it might surprise you to hear that tons of bacteria live in your mouth every day, and they aren’t all bad! In fact, some play an important role in keeping up your overall health.  Some oral bacteria, however, can cause serious problems and […]

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Posted October 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Hsieh

Does Your Child Have Painful Sores in Their Mouth? This Virus Could be the Cause

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Open mouth, insert foot” to describe a moment in which someone’s said something they wish they hadn’t, but have you heard of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease?  Despite it being a relatively common virus, it’s one that makes a lot of parents furrow their brow in confusion. Maybe the awareness […]

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