Category: Monrovia Dentist

To say that the last few months have brought disruption would be a significant understatement. And yet, thankfully, it looks like the COVID-19 endgame may be in sight. Throughout the State of California, the first round of vaccinations is being rolled out to front-line healthcare workers and at-risk patient groups. This is excellent news, a reason for gratitude and hope.

Most adults know how important it is to visit your Monrovia dentist at least twice a year for a cleaning and check-up. These visits are vital to keeping your teeth, gums, and overall mouth healthy. But did you know that there are health conditions a dentist can find during your biannual check-ups as well?

As a mother herself, Dr. Q understands the anxiety that can come to little ones (and their parents) when they’re headed to visit their Monrovia dentist. Because of her first-hand experience at home, and her experience in practice, Dr. Q is skilled at calming children who are nervous about dental treatment.

There’s nothing worse than tooth pain- that dreadful, ongoing ache affects everything you do and can make your life a nightmare. If you’ve ever had a toothache, you know what we’re talking about. Toothaches are a common thing and can be the result of something as simple as sensitivity to hot or cold fluids or […]

Oral health is so important, and even with regular checkups and care from Sierra Madre dentist, Dr. Q, there can be the odd issue. When most of us think of dental problems, we think cavities, which are relatively easy to detect and often just as easy to fix. What many people don’t realize, however, is […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 ideal 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 […]