Practicing good oral hygiene is a necessity for Monrovia patients as it ensures that our teeth, jawbone, and gums are well taken care of and in good condition for a very long time. Having good oral hygiene plays a key role in our overall well-being as we make use of our teeth to carry out […]

White spots on teeth are usually an indication of underlying dental issues. These spots, although white, are usually a different shade than the whiteness of the teeth, which makes Monrovia patients self-conscious and prevents them from smiling. The cause for white spots on teeth can be due to any number of factors, including loss of […]

Plaque is a sticky, colorless bacterial film which sticks to the teeth and gums. When felt with the tip of the tongue, it has a fuzzy feeling and is noticeable when you haven’t brushed your teeth. Plaque is very harmful to your dental health and should not be allowed to build up since it’s made […]

You’ve been through teeth whitening. But your teeth still aren’t as white as you expected them to be. Why is that? At Dr. Q’s dental clinic we provide a personalized teeth whitening treatment for our patients in Monrovia, CA. There are many factors that decide just how white your teeth can become through this procedure. […]

Are you unhappy about your smile? Do you avoid smiling in public or feel self-conscious about the way you look every time you smile? Dental veneers are thin pieces of porcelain that are of the same color as your teeth. They are bonded to the front surfaces of your natural teeth and address many different […]

Talk to Your Dentist If you have a budget, quite often it is difficult to find the money for a dental visit.  If you simply explain to Monrovia dentist, Dr. Q. your financial situation, you may be able to have the overall cost of your visit reduced, which will help greatly.  Most are understanding of […]

If teeth are not cleaned regularly, the bacteria present in our mouth and from food particles forms a thin film on our teeth; commonly known as plaque. Regular visits to the dentist can help keep your teeth looking sparkling and healthy. In fact, without cleaning, plaque can get build-up quickly leading to inflamed and infected […]

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Dentists are keenly aware that the health of your mouth is directly linked to the health of your entire body, so it’s not surprising that most dentists, including Dr. Q Dental in Monrovia, California, recommend that their patients maintain a healthy diet in order to maintain a healthy mouth, stronger teeth, and a more radiant […]

Many of our patients at Dr. Q Dental in Monrovia are curious to learn our professional recommendations regarding such basic questions as how often to brush, what type of toothbrushes are most recommended by dentists, and which toothpastes are best for warding off tooth decay and gum disease. One common question our patients often pose […]

Tooth decay is the result of accumulated harmful oral bacteria that affects the overall health of the teeth and gums, causing cavities and other problems in dental health.  This condition develops when the teeth are not properly cleaned on a regular basis, or when plaque develops just beneath the gum line, causing weakening of the […]