September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Napa In honor of National Gum Care Month Napa dentist Dr. Hoey 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 that if left…

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ Cosmetic Dentistry Napa If you’re self-conscious about your teeth, and are nervous about extensive dental procedures, cosmetic tooth bonding may be the perfect solution to get you the attractive, well-balanced smile you’ve always wanted. Repairing chipped teeth, small cracks, uneven spacing, and other cosmetic dental problems can be simple and affordable…

Dental Emergency Travel Tips

Dental Emergency Travel Tips Dental Tips Napa Sunscreen ✓ Travel Pillow ✓ Toothbrush ✓ Dental Emergency?! No one ever plans on having a dental emergency, especially while on vacation! Whether you are traveling for fun or for work  it’s important to know what you can do if one pops up on your itinerary. Napa dentist…

June is Men’s Health Month!

June is Men’s Health Month! Oral Health Napa 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? Napa dentist Dr. Hoey wants to help celebrate and encourage the health of all the fellas out there with some educational tips about dental…

Mothers Day Gifts Everyone Will Smile About

Mothers Day Gifts Everyone Will Smile About General Dentistry Napa This year get the mother figure in your life a gift that shows them how much you love their smile! Napa dentist Dr. Hoey has a couple suggestions that will promote oral health that they will love. A Reusable Straw A reusable straw is an…

Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home

Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home General Dentistry Napa Here’s what Napa dentist Dr. Hoey recommends you use at home and why! Mouthwash and Toothpaste Antimicrobial mouthwashes are best at combating bad breath, and to fight plaque and gingivitis, keep an eye out for the active ingredients cetylpyridinium chloride and chlorhexidine. For sensitive teeth…

Dental Sealants FAQ

Dental Sealants FAQ General Dentistry Napa Napa dentist Dr. Hoey is dedicated to providing the most state-of-the-art services to all patients and Dental Sealants are one of the many dental treatments he offers that is customized to improve your oral health. Dental Sealants are easily applied in only a few minutes for each tooth and…

The Evolution of Dental Implants

The Evolution of Dental Implants Implant Dentistry Napa Evidence suggests that for thousands of years people have been replacing teeth they have lost due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits. Some archeologists report finding evidence of dental implants carved out of stones and seashells embedded in the jaws of remains dating back to…

Dental Implants: A New Year’s Resolution That Will Last For Years!

Dental Implants: A New Year’s Resolution That Will Last For Years! Dental Implants Napa Let’s talk about Dental Implants. Missing teeth, due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits can cause a sense of insecurity, inhibit you from enjoying certain foods or activities as well as lead to further oral health issues. Deciding to…