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Bad Breath Causes & Remedies

The medical word for bad breath is halitosis, and we all suffer from it occasionally. Chronic bad breath, though, may have an underlying dental or medical cause that needs to be addressed in order to restore good breath and good health. If you experience more-than-occasional bad breath, call the dentists at Kwon & Jabbour General…

High-Tech Dental Tools Increase Comfort, Safety & Efficiency

Dental technology has improved the way dentists perform exams, identify issues, and treat dental problems. Walnut Creek CA dentists Dr. Julie Kwon and Dr. Hani Jabbour believe that progressive dentistry combines personalized service with the best of modern technology. At Kwon & Jabbour General & Cosmetic Dentistry, you’ll discover the benefits of high-tech tools: increased…

Dental Implants Look and Feel Like the Real Thing!

Teeth perform many valuable functions: they help us eat, speak, provide structure for the face, and ensure that surrounding teeth stay in position. When one is lost, a series of events can occur to damage oral and overall health. Studies show that if a missing tooth isn’t replaced, adjacent teeth will likely be lost over…

Drs. Kwon & Jabbour Treat TMD with Customized Care

The jaw discomfort associated with TMD can make you feel as if you went a couple of rounds in the boxing ring! Your jaw may ache, pop, or not fully open or close. In addition, you may experience headaches, earaches, or facial pain. Some sufferers even complain of low back pain or tingling in the…

Tis the Season for Cold Sores

They can occur at any time throughout the year, but cold sores seem to make an appearance in a major way as we move deeper into cold and flu season. These lesions are highly contagious, typically painful, and they can be embarrassingly unattractive. In fact, waking up with a mammoth blister on your lips or…

Walnut Creek Dentists Offer Advice on the E-Cigarette Trend

There has been a growing trend in the cigarette industry that has captured the attention of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Vaping, the practice of inhaling vaporized nicotine from an electronic cigarette, has become a popular alternative to traditional cigarettes. The CDC warns that smokers may be underestimating the health risks associated…