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Put yourself first and get a Smile Makeover

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA We all like to feel good about the way that we look, right? If you ever fuss over your hairdo, spend too long deciding on an outfit for a special occasion, or watch makeup tutorials online, then you likely agree with our statement. Looking good makes us feel good, and a smile …

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Is your Child Breathing through the Mouth?

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA As a parent, you probably stay aware of what your child eats and how much sleep they get, but have you ever paid much attention to the way your child breathes? If your child breathes with their mouth open, whether it be when awake or asleep, this can raise the risk of …

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A Natural way to ease your Dental Anxiety

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA It’s natural to feel a little nervous about your upcoming trip to the dentist. Some people experience high levels of anxiety when it comes to going to the dentist—even feeling fearful or downright terrified. This condition is known as dental anxiety, and it affects millions of Americans, many of whom see their …

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Treating Pediatric Sleep Apnea

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA What do you think of when you picture someone with obstructive sleep apnea? You may envision someone who is older, overweight or both. The reality is that sleep apnea can affect any individual of any age, including young children. And just like an adult who develops this sleep breathing disorder, a child …

Herbal Remedies and CBD

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA Dr. Kathleen Carson has partnered with Herbalist Diane Weiss, L.Ac, Dipl. O.M. to offer combined benefits of Chinese herbal formulas and CBD oil, improving patient’s health, sleep quality, and pain management.  They have created Chinese herb/CBD supplements, named Dental Qi.  Dental Qi has formulations for improving sleep (Dream Qi), reducing pain and …

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Want to be at your best? Improve your Sleep!

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA Are you less productive than you want to be? Do you find that you get frustrated that you are not your best, physically or mentally speaking? Many of us are striving to get ahead… and the thriving self-help industry is living proof of that. The secret to self-improvement isn’t found in a …

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Three Stages of Gum Disease

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA Do you ever notice a little pink in the sink when you brush your teeth? Maybe your gums even appear red, tender, or swollen. If you experience any of these symptoms, you could have gum disease. Did you know that gum disease usually doesn’t cause any pain or discomfort initially? This is …

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How your Dentist can help you Sleep Better

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA Breathing is essential to life, but medical science continues to build a consensus that the way you breathe plays a huge role in so many aspects of your health… including sleep! Your Agoura Hills sleep apnea dentists want to explore this issue further, and how we can help now that Integrative Dental …

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Replacing your Teeth in a Single Day

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA Are you one of the millions of Americans living with significant tooth loss? Let your Westlake Village implant dentist Dr. Cristina Markiewicz help. Integrative Dental Arts now offers the All on 4 implant system commonly referred to as Teeth in a Day, to replace an entire dental arch of missing teeth in …

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The link between Breastfeeding and Orofacial Development

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, CA We have long since discovered medical evidence supporting the significance of breastfeeding. It helps build your baby’s immunity, provide them with necessary nutrients to ward off infections, make them less susceptible to ear infections, asthma, and obesity. While there are many other health benefits to breastfeeding your baby, the holistic dentists in …