5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety Dr. Kristina Kuprienko • Fair Oaks, California Missing dental appointments due to phobias not only can prolong your dental discomfort, but it can also add to your anxiety because you may feel guilty for missing dental offices. Here are some tips and tricks that will help you relax…

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Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Kristina Kuprienko DDS, Fair Oaks, CA Chewing Your Nails This nervous habit can chip teeth and impact your jaw. Placing your jaw in a protruding position for long periods of time can place pressure on it, which is associated with jaw dysfunction. Solution: Stress reduction and holding something to…

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Dental Myths Debunked!

Dental Myths Debunked! Fair Oak Dentist Kristina Kuprienko “It doesn’t matter what time of day I brush.” Brushing at certain times of the day does have an impact on your oral health. Brushing your teeth at night prevents food particles from sitting on our teeth which contributes to tooth decay over time. Brushing teeth in…

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Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season

Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season General Dentistry Fair Oaks Whatever your December festivities look like, Fair Oaks dentist Dr. Kuprienko wants to make sure you keep your oral health a priority even during all the holiday hustle and bustle. This time of year is actually an ideal time to schedule one…

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Fall Foods That are Great For Your Teeth

Fall Foods That are Great For Your Teeth General Dentistry Tips Fair Oaks   The holidays are filled with lots of laughter over shared meals with the people you love and with so much to be thankful for this time of year, your oral health should one of them! Here are some delicious fall indulgences…

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Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween Emergency Dentistry Fair Oaks   We have some great tips – and tricks – to help ensure your Halloween festivities don’t end with a dental emergency. Some common dental emergencies are easy to avoid with preventative techniques or quickly resolved with the gentle and swift care…

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September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Fair Oaks   In honor of National Gum Care Month Fair Oaks dentist Dr. Kuprienko wants to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in your gums…

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June is Men’s Health Month!

June is Men’s Health Month! Oral Health Fair Oaks We all know June means Father’s Day is right around the corner, but did you know that June is also Men’s Health Month? Fair Oaks dentist Dr. Kuprienko wants to help celebrate and encourage the health of all the fellas out there with some educational tips…

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