Blog of Dr. Samir Ayoub
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on October 4, 2019 - 9:00 am
Last year, Dr. Samir Ayoub blogged about some of the incredible benefits of Invisalign, the orthodontic system that straightens teeth through a series of clear, removable plastic aligners. With benefits like those mentioned in the article, it’s easy to see why Invisalign is so popular among teens and adults alike. Dr. Ayoub thought it would…Read More
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on September 5, 2019 - 9:00 am
Lately Dr. Samir Ayoub has seen an uptick in the number of patients who quit smoking combustible cigarettes in favor of electronic cigarettes or vape pens. Although vaping appears to pose fewer oral health risks than smoking or chewing tobacco, it can still have a negative effect on the health and appearance of your smile.
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on August 5, 2019 - 9:00 am
Teeth crowding occurs when there isn’t enough room in the mouth for all of the teeth to fit comfortably. Instead, they start to press against each other, overlapping and twisting. Sometimes certain teeth can shift in front of or behind one another. Not only are crowded teeth problematic to the aesthetics of a smile, they…Read More
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on July 7, 2019 - 9:00 am
Few qualities are more appealing than a bright, white smile. If your teeth aren’t as white as you would like, it may be due to food or beverages, medications or other sources. Read on as Dr. Samir Ayoub reveals some of the common causes of tooth discoloration and stains.
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on June 7, 2019 - 9:00 am
If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile, cosmetic dentists like Dr. Samir Ayoub can draw from a variety of tools and techniques to improve it. Cosmetic dentistry treatments and technology continue to advance, offering you more options than ever to achieve a bright, healthy looking smile. Take a moment to learn about…Read More
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on May 3, 2019 - 9:00 am
Cavities are one of the most common dental problems Dr. Samir Ayoub sees at his practice. Ninety two percent of adults have had cavities at some point in their life. These tiny holes or openings in the teeth are caused by factors Dr. Ayoub will outline in this post.
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on February 7, 2019 - 9:00 am
During a standard dental cleaning, a hygienist uses special instruments and techniques to remove bacteria and plaque between the teeth and along the gumline that can be missed with everyday brushing and flossing. However, some of our patients require a specific procedure, called a “dental deep cleaning,” that goes above and beyond a basic cleaning….Read More
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on January 8, 2019 - 9:00 am
After investing the time, money and effort into teeth whitening, you want to enjoy your results as long as possible. Newly whitened teeth are very susceptible to staining, so it is important to make good choices about what you consume in the two or three days immediately following whitening treatment. Read on as Dr. Samir…Read More
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on December 9, 2018 - 9:00 am
Oral hygiene does not have to be time-consuming or complicated. A few simple “hacks” can result in a cleaner, healthier and more attractive smile. Read on as Dr. Samir Ayoub shares his best dental hygiene hacks to use in everyday life.
Submitted by Dr. Samir Ayoub on November 9, 2018 - 9:00 am
There are so many teeth whitening products on the market today, it can be difficult to find the best fit for your needs. Some people use whitening toothpastes because they are affordable and easily fit into a normal brushing routine. However, whitening toothpastes don’t always deliver the desired results. Read on as San Francisco cosmetic…Read More