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added on: August 6, 2022
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Brushing your teeth regularly is a crucial part of making sure your teeth and overall oral health stay healthy. The American Dental Association and your dentist in Bakersfield recommend that everyone brushes their teeth twice a day, but what if you brush your teeth more often than that? Could it actually be bad to brush… Read More


added on: July 20, 2022
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Even though summer break may be a time for family fun, vacations, and a chance to kick back and relax in the warm weather, proper dental care doesn’t take a summer vacation! In fact, dental care over the summer may be a bit trickier than other times of the year. After all, your family’s routine… Read More


added on: July 5, 2022
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Your dentist in Bakersfield uses dental x-rays to help see things going on inside the mouth that can’t be seen with the naked eye. Dental x-rays can allow your dentist to catch cavities early when they’re still really easy to treat. Additionally, images from x-rays will show your dental team the overall health of the… Read More


added on: June 15, 2022
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Dental implants from your Bakersfield dentist are often considered the best way to replace missing teeth. These permanent tooth replacement options are durable, comfortable, and can make it easier to smile and eat with confidence again. However, reading about the procedure can cause some worry and you may find yourself wondering if getting a dental… Read More


added on: January 11, 2022
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

If you’re debating on whether to buy string floss or a water flosser, you’re probably wondering if there’s really a difference between the two. After all, there are dozens of types of products out there that claim to help keep your teeth clean, but all of them have pros and cons, so it can be… Read More


added on: August 10, 2021
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Do you know what the sugar content is in your favorite drinks and foods? Many people drink and eat more sugar than they realize, so it’s important to understand how much of the sweet stuff is in the foods and drinks you consume. Luckily, your dentist in Bakersfield is here to provide a quick rundown… Read More


added on: May 20, 2021
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

It’s not uncommon for your dentist in Bakersfield to have patients say; “I brush my teeth twice a day every day, so how can flossing actually make that big of a difference?” The truth is, flossing is a crucial part of any home oral hygiene routine and can help keep your teeth and gums healthy…. Read More


added on: March 11, 2021
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

You’ll hear it over and over again from your dentist in Bakersfield — limit your intake of sugary foods and drinks. This is because sugar causes cavities, right? Well, sort of. Sugar itself doesn’t cause cavities, but what happens when we digest sugars can increase the risk of developing cavities. So if sugar isn’t to… Read More


added on: January 25, 2021
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

Just like you can buy sushi from a gas station, you can also use your teeth as tools. However, neither comes highly recommended. And for good reason. While your dentist in Bakersfield isn’t an expert on local sushi, we are experts on teeth. Our teeth are designed to help us speak and chew, and using… Read More


added on: January 13, 2021
Thomas Frank, DDS in Bakersfield, CA

The end of 2020 was a time for us to put the year behind us and give us hope for a better, healthier new year. As we embark on this new calendar year, many of us have made resolutions to ourselves or our families to get healthy or quit long-time habits that put us at… Read More


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