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Orthodontics & Invisalign®

For those who want to straighten crooked, crowded, or gapped teeth, Northridge Dental Group offers orthodontics and Invisalign® in Northridge, California.

Jul 3rd, 2019
Beating Bruxism with a Night Guard

If you regularly experience a headache or jaw soreness when you get up in the morning, you might want to make an appointment with us so that we may evaluate you for a condition known as bruxism.

May 17th, 2018
Find the Answers to Your Fluoride Questions Here

Fluoride is a beneficial mineral that can help you and your smile in many ways. If you have questions about fluoride, our dentist, Dr. Shahdad Arami, would like to help you find the answers.

Apr 27th, 2018
Information About Sleep Apnea

Are you aware of the risks associated with sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a serious condition that causes interruptions in your breathing patterns.

Apr 4th, 2018
What to Expect During an Oral Cancer Screening

Oral cancer includes cancers of the mouth and throat. We stress the importance of detecting and treating oral cancer as soon as possible, as it is much easier to treat early on.

Mar 15th, 2018
Some Hacks for Oral Hygiene

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to have a top-notch oral hygiene routine.

Feb 23rd, 2018
Unique Insight on Aging and Dental Health

Even though we often think of our teeth as vulnerable as we age, it is possible to strengthen your tooth enamel to keep your teeth strong enough to last for the rest of your life.

Dec 7th, 2017
How Does Zoom! Whitening Work?

Have you ever wanted to improve the look of your teeth without a tooth restoration that covers up your original teeth?

Jun 12th, 2017
What to Do About Canker Sores

Have you ever had a canker sore before? If you have, you probably remember how painful and unpleasant they can be.

Mar 16th, 2017
Sleep Apnea? We Can Help!

Are you ever woken up because your significant other snores? Have you ever been woken up by your own snoring?

Feb 15th, 2017
The Toothbrush: Then & Now

Dental hygiene is an irreplaceable contributor to oral health. Proper dental hygiene includes brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once a day.

Feb 8th, 2017
Different Types of Dental X-Rays

Dental X-rays are a diagnostic tool used to help our dentists detect any decay, infection, or other issues that are not visible with the naked eye.

Jan 6th, 2017
Is Chewing Gum Good For Your Teeth?

Have you ever heard that chewing your gum is bad for your teeth? There may be some truth in this. However, chewing gum can also lead to a number of dental benefits.

Dec 15th, 2016
Don’t Ignore Tooth Pain

Lingering tooth pain isn’t “just a toothache.” Often, it’s a sign of a much more serious problem that needs to be addressed as soon as possible.

Oct 6th, 2016
Dentures Can Restore Your Smile

Gum disease, sports, tooth decay and other oral health problems can lead to the loss of one or multiple teeth or the loss of supporting bone.

Sep 9th, 2016
Understanding Sleep Apnea

The most common form of sleep breathing disorders is called sleep apnea. Sleep apnea’s symptoms include snoring, halting breathing, and tiredness, among others.

Aug 20th, 2016
Whiten the Teeth in Your Smile

Stains can penetrate your teeth, from a number of different sources, including dark food and drink, tobacco use or even simply the natural processes of aging.

May 12th, 2016
Toothaches: Remedies and Causes

Have you ever drank something cold and felt a sudden, shooting pain? As you probably know, having a toothache is a miserable experience and is something to be avoided. I

Apr 26th, 2016
Sedation Dentistry Can Help You Relax

If you feel anxiety about going to the dentist, you are not alone. Many people feel some degree of fear or anxiety about getting a dental procedure done.

Apr 8th, 2016
Oral and Throat Cancer Awareness

April is at our doorsteps, and this is the time of year that the American dental community promotes oral and throat cancer awareness for the public. 

Mar 21st, 2016
Spring Cleaning Smile Boosters

Now that spring is getting under way, you might be feeling like hitting the reset button after the heavier days of winter.

Mar 3rd, 2016
How to Cope With Teething

Naturally, most parents are excited when a baby’s first tooth peeks through—though their excitement can be short-lived, especially when their baby gets grumpy.

Jan 18th, 2016
Good and Bad Bacteria

As you probably know, there are many bacteria in your mouth. Do you ever wonder how you can remove the bacteria to keep your smile healthy—or even if you should?

Dec 31st, 2015
Understanding the Basics of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common condition that can affect you while you sleep. In many cases, sleep apnea is often ignored or cast aside as a simple case of snoring.

Dec 5th, 2015
Dangers of Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is an infection of the tissue and bones that surround and support the teeth.

Nov 6th, 2015
What are Dental Veneers?

There are many different cosmetic treatments available when it comes to achieving the smile of your dreams, and dental veneers are one of those options.

Oct 6th, 2015