Dry Mouth: Test Your Knowledge Here

If you’re a victim of dry mouth, it’s best to know all about the problem. That way you can deal with and treat it as well as prevent it in the future. Our doctor, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, encourages you to test your dry mouth knowledge today by taking our dry mouth quiz. We hope you learn something... read more »

Provide Your Smile Extra Support With Dental Damage Prevention and Repairs

Have you ever suffered from dental damage before? Dental damage is a common oral health condition that arises when your teeth and gums are injured or harmed due to oral accidents or injuries. Most commonly, dental damage is the result of poor lifestyle choices or risk factors that have not received the adequate protection to keep your smile safe. Here... read more »

The Many Uses of Dental Crowns

Do you know the many uses of dental crowns? Dental crowns are used to repair cavities, protect teeth, and complete other dental restorations. Many people require the use of a dental crown in order to restore their oral health. Our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC in Tucson, Arizona, uses dental crowns depending on your unique situation and needs.... read more »

Tips for Treating Tooth Sensitivity

Do you suffer from tooth sensitivity? If so, our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, is more than happy to help you find the comfort you deserve. Sensitivity can be quite irritating and inconvenient, especially because it makes eating and drinking hot and cold products pretty painful. So, to help you treat your sensitivity, he has some tips. Those... read more »

Christmas Smile Tips

If you want a top-notch smile this Christmas, then there are things you can do to care for your teeth and gums. Our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, would like to help you because he believes you deserve the best smile possible. So, he is happy to give you the tips you need to keep your teeth and... read more »

Essential Dental Tips on Dental Floss

  In order to keep your teeth safe, it is essential to make sure you're practicing effective oral health care and hygiene treatments on a daily basis. This includes brushing and flossing your teeth daily. It is highly recommended that you brush your teeth twice a day and floss between your teeth every day as well. One treatment cannot work... read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Mouth Guards

Are you in need of a mouth guard? The truth is, very little people often think about the need of a mouth guard, as there are for prevention and protection rather than for restorations and repair. Typically, as humans, we only seek treatments after a disaster has already arisen. However, mouth guards are extremely important, as they can protect your... read more »

Sugar, Acid, and Your Teeth

Trick or treat time is here, and with it comes a plethora of sweet treats. You’ve probably heard that sugar is bad for your teeth, so you shouldn’t eat a lot of it. But do you know why? You should limit sugar for oral health. In order to understand why, it is important to understand what sugar does to your... read more »

The Treatment Options that Can Help with Gum Disease

If you have gum disease, there are many ways it can be treated. Typically, the earlier stages of the disease can be treated with non-surgical treatments while the later stages can be treated with surgical treatments. To tell you a little more about these procedures, our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, would like to give you some details.... read more »

Dental Bridges and Their Positive Effect on Your Oral Health

Although dentures attract most of the attention when it comes to tooth replacements, dental bridges, also known as fixed partial dentures are extremely effective for replacing teeth. Dental bridges work by anchoring themselves onto neighboring teeth in your mouth for a durable hold that can last many years. Effective benefits of dental bridges include the following: - Dental bridges can... read more »