10 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Toothbrush | Commerce Dentist

Your toothbrush is a wonderful tool for ridding plaque and bacteria that collects on our teeth and in our mouth. A toothbrush works well with fluoride toothpaste to also keep our breath fresh. We brush our teeth faithfully everyday; it seems like second nature to do it. The toothbrush is a tool we cannot live…

Not Just the Tooth Fairy: Dental Traditions for Kids

The Tooth Fairy is an important tool to help kids cope with the potentially scary experience of losing their baby teeth. Despite being a relatively recent creation—with the earliest printed record of the Tooth Fairy coming from the 1920s—this dental myth has quickly grown into a cultural phenomenon in many countries and is likely rooted…

Why Replacing Your Lost Teeth Can Save Your Oral Health!

If you’ve ever had a tooth out, you may have considered it an unfortunate event but not one that requires expensive treatment to fix. Dental patients tend to underestimate the importance of replacing their teeth, often considering the results purely cosmetic and not worth the investment. What they don’t know is that every tooth in…
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7 Ways Bite Abnormalities Hurt Your Child

Some growing mouths develop bite problems. 7 Ways Bite Abnormalities Can Harm Your Child Jaw alignment problems can cause a range of dilemmas for little ones. They can hurt! They can make it difficult to eat a nutritious diet because they curb proper chewing and swallowing They can delay or prevent normal speech development They increase…

A New Journey

We are All on a New Journey as the COVID-19 Pandemic has Changed our Everyday Lives   In Alabama, we are not completely on the stay in place protocol, so we wanted to enjoy a little “out of the house time” before the requirement.  So, We took our family on a hike on the Bucca…

Steps for Organizing Your Dental Practice 

Effectively organizing your dental practice can have numerous benefits on your business, from increasing productivity to enhancing safety. Plus, a neat and organized office will improve the image that your office projects to patients, which can help attract more business. While the appearance of your office and the quality of care that you provide aren’t…

Emergency Dental Care: Getting Dental Treatment During the Coronavirus Outbreak

You probably already know it. That the dull ache underneath that tooth won’t subside on its own. That chipped tooth will only get worse if it continues to go untreated. That uncomfortable sensitivity to hot or cold food or drink will only increase in severity. Yet, as the world hunkers down to wait out the…
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For Affordable Oakland Dental Implants, Come Across the Bay

Oakland is known as more “affordable” than San Francisco and in a lot of cases that is true. Food and groceries are 4.8% more in San Francisco. Utilities are 8.0% more. Transport is 25.8% more. And the median cost of a home is a whopping 88.4% more! The median cost of a home in Oakland…
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Dr. Daniel Nam – San Francisco Dentist

Dr. Daniel Nam graduated from UCLA with a BA in Piano Performance in 1996 and then UOP School of Dentistry in 2002. Currently, he has private practices in SF and Oakland. He is also the Director of Dental Services at the Berkeley Free Clinic where he has been serving homeless and low income families since…
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Dr. Lynna Bui – San Francisco Periodontist Dentist

Dr. Lynna Bui, raised in San Jose, California, finished her undergraduate studies in Biology at the University of California, Irvine. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago and then practiced general dentistry before completing her specialty training in Periodontics at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. During…