Cleaning and Disinfecting in the Dental Office
Cleaning and Disinfecting in the Dental Office Napa Dentist Jack Hoey DDS • Napa, CA If you visit our office during these difficult times, rest assured that your health and well-being are important to us and our team. That’s why infection control procedures are in place at our office. Our office has newly installed air […]
Better Oral Health, Better Immune System
Better Oral Health, Better Immune System Napa Dentist Dr. Jack Hoey & Dr. Deirdre Burke • Napa, CA During these times of worry regarding COVID-19, it is important to do everything you can to boost your immune system. Taking better care of your mouth will give you a better immune system. Enjoying a proper diet […]
5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety
5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety Dr. Jack Hoey • Napa, 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 so […]
Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!
Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Dr. Jack Hoey & Dr. Burke, Napa, 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 […]
Dental Myths Debunked!
Dental Myths Debunked! Napa Cosmetic Dentist Jack Hoey “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 […]
Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season
Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season General Dentistry Napa Whatever your December festivities look like, Napa dentist Dr. Hoey 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 of your […]
Fall Foods That are Great For Your Teeth
Fall Foods That are Great For Your Teeth General Dentistry Tips Napa 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 that both […]
How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween
How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween General Dentistry Napa Learn how Napa dentist Dr. Hoey makes the idea of a healthy Halloween less scary with these tips – and tricks! Wait Until The Last Minute Our team has no problem celebrating Halloween all month long, but the one thing Napa dentist Dr. Hoey suggests putting […]
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 […]
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 […]