Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 4)

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 4) The city of Yuma as well as Yuma County have a mask mandate. In any public facility, we are required to wear a mask. This includes grocery stores, hardware stores and healthcare facilities. On the Yuma County website, it says, “Yuma County hereby determines that the health... read more »

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 3)

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 3) When people search the phrase “Is it safe to get dental treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic?” They may run into some different types or ways a dental office is cleaned and disinfected. In healthcare and specifically in dentistry, we have always followed what is called ‘Universal Precautions.’... read more »

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 2)

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 2) The year 2020 was a difficult and trying year. It will be a year that will be remembered by all who endured it. As most people stayed home and searched online for information, the phrase, “Is it safe to get dental treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic?” was... read more »

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 1)

Is It Safe To Get Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Part 1) Many people in Yuma have been wondering if it is safe to get dental treatment during COVID-19. This was actually one of the most searched topics on Google. And as with any topic we search on Google there is good information and bad information. It is important to... read more »

Implants vs Dentures – What Should You Get?

Missing teeth would not only bother the health of your mouth but also impacts overall health and self-esteem. Tooth loss is a common problem in older people and younger individuals as well. Dental implants and dentures are both great options to restore confidence in your smile also let you keep your mouth healthy. Are Dentures Right for You? Dentures are... read more »

Smile Makeover: Get the Best Cosmetic Dental Solutions at Gila Ridge Dental

The difference a beautiful smile can make in your life is just amazing. You would naturally feel more confident of yourself, handle conversations better, and interact with people in a finer way. All these could easily make you the life of the party! But, getting a smile that’s so contagious is easier said than done. Over time, the aesthetics of... read more »

Dental Insurance: What to Do If You Don’t Have One?

Having dental insurance would definitely come in handy when you have to visit your dentist. Whether it is an oral restoration, a dental emergency or a regular consultation, the insurance would have your back and keep you away from burning a hole in your pocket. But it can become quite tricky and confusing when you don’t have dental insurance. Don’t... read more »

Same Day Crowns: Everything You Need to Know

Dental crowns have been around for a long time now. They are mainly used to cover teeth that are badly damaged, discolored, or need support to prevent them from crumbling. However, much to the delight of our patients, crowns have come a long way from taking multiple visits to the dentist’s office and spending several hours of chair time. You... read more »

Teeth Whitening: The Best and Most Effective Ways to Get It Done

Staining of teeth is very common and many people are affected by it. Our everyday habits, such as eating a lot of junk and colored foods, frequent snacking, improper brushing, ill effects of certain medication, grinding of teeth, and natural wear of teeth as we age contribute to the discoloration of the teeth. No matter what the cause is, dull-looking... read more »

Preventive Dentistry and Its Importance in Our Lives

Oral health forms a vital part of our lives as it directly, or indirectly, influences our overall health. But, certain oral diseases and infections deny us that flawless smile that we’ve always dreamt of. This is where preventive dentistry comes into the picture, which is solely intended towards preventing oral diseases even before they occur. There are several preventive dental... read more »