Palo Alto Dentist

Patient Education is a huge part of our Practice

We want our patients to be informed about their dental health and we work hard to promote dental education. Check out the links below to some of our favorite patient educational resources!

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How to shop for Dental Products

There are so many choices out there! How are you supposed to know which ones are the best? Dr. Emam explains it all.

Everyday Medications & Dental Health

Did you know that everyday medications like antihistamines and painkillers can affect your dental health? Read what the Mayo Clinic has to say about how dental health is related to your overall health.

Is chewing gum bad for your teeth?

The answer may surprise you! Surprisingly, studies have shown that chewing sugar-free gum can have significant dental health benefits! Among other things, gum increases saliva production, which can help neutralize the acid that causes cavities. Check out this article to learn more

Did you know that smiling can cause happiness?

Here's a great reason for you to smile: smiling releases chemicals in your brain that make you happy! Smile more = be happier! Check out this article for more information.