Healthy Teeth

Dr. Carol Jin is here to help keep your teeth healthy. Here you can find helpful information on preventative measures and ways to keep your teeth looking their best.

Determining if you have a cavity

What Are The First Signs Of A Cavity?

If you’re wondering what the first signs of a cavity are, see Dr. Carol Jin, DDS in San Ramon, California. Cavities are so common that they may seem normal. Yet they can lead to more severe problems if they aren’t taken seriously. Regular dental checkups are a must for catching cavities early and making sure […]

Fragile Teeth Care

Caring For Fragile Teeth

At the office of Dr. Carol Jin, DDS of San Ramon, California, we want to help you with a few tips on how to care for your brittle of fragile teeth. A variety of factors can contribute to the condition of brittle or fragile teeth. Of course, we always highly suggest regular office visits for […]

Best Foods For Your Teeth

The Best & Worst Foods For Your Teeth

You are taking great care of your teeth, brushing at least twice a day and flossing once a day, but did you know the foods you eat can affect the health of your teeth? Dr. Carol Jin, DDS of San Ramon, California advocates eating foods that build the teeth, and minimizing the damage of the bad […]

Tooth Pain San Ramon

Top 5 Reasons Why Your Teeth Hurt

Tooth pain is a common and annoying occurrence that most people experience from time to time. Dr. Carol Jin, DDS of San Ramon, California and her competent dental team are happy to assist you in diagnosing and relieving any dental discomfort you may be feeling. Top 5 Causes of Tooth Pain The degree of mouth […]

Gum Disease San Ramon

What Is Gum Disease?

Chances are you will have, or you already have had gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. Dr. Carol Jin, DDS of San Ramon, California, encourages her patients to practice preventative measures to control gum disease. What is Periodontal Disease? According to a study done in 2009 to 2010 by the American Academy of Periodontology, […]

Benefits Of Fluoride Toothpaste

Benefits Of Fluoride Toothpaste

Dr. Carol Jin, DDS, in San Ramon, believes in the benefits of using fluoride toothpaste and recommends using it twice daily to prevent tooth decay and other dental issues. Fluoride helps to rebuild weakened tooth enamel and reverses early signs of tooth decay. It can also help to prevent further decay by making the teeth […]

5 Common Dental Problems

5 Common Dental Problems

If you’re experiencing bleeding gums, have been told you have halitosis or even weak enamel, then your oral hygiene may be in need of a general check-up to discover what dental issue you’re facing. Dr. Carol Jin in San Ramon believes in the benefits of regular dental checkups, and would like to share the top 5 […]

Lumineers or Veneers

Lumineers Vs Veneers

Dr. Carol Jin, DDS will help guide you in your choice between Lumineers or veneers at her practice in San Ramon, CA. Dr. Carol Jin’s focus has been to provide excellent dental care, and she is trained in gentle dental care practices and procedures that make each visit as pleasant and painless as possible. If you’re […]

Zoom Whitening vs OTC

Zoom Whitening Vs OTC Methods

Dr. Carol Jin offers zoom teeth whitening in San Ramon. Many people may not be familiar with the differences between professional whitening and over-the-counter methods. It’s important to understand the risks associated with using these less expensive, at-home options. Don’t Risk Using Cheaper Products Unlike over-the-counter (OTC) teeth whitening, Zoom Whitening has little to no […]

Discolored Teeth Dentist in San Ramon

How To Fix Tooth Discoloration

At the dental office of Dr. Carol Jin, DDS in San Ramon, CA, we want to help you with tips on how to fix tooth discoloration. Tooth discoloration is generally harmless, but some forms could lead to more severe dental problems. Plus, who doesn’t want a bright, white smile? What Causes Dark Tooth Stains? The […]

Perfect Smile San Ramon

How To Get A Perfect Smile

Dr. Carol Jin in San Ramon is dedicated to helping you achieve a perfect smile. Specializing in family, cosmetic and sedation dentistry, Dr. Carol Jin knows the importance of education when it comes to her patients and their dental hygiene. Let us share with you some of the easiest ways to maintain a healthy smile […]

San Ramon Dentist

7 Tips To Help Prevent Cavities

At Dr. Jin’s San Ramon family dental office, we specialize in gentle dentistry techniques and take pride in educating our patients about the best ways to create healthier teeth and gums. We’re pleased to provide dental care so that you can avoid unnecessary tooth decay and unwanted procedures that can come with cavities. Dr. Carol […]

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How To Cope With Dental Anxiety

If you or a family member suffers from dental anxiety, you’re not alone. At our dental office in San Ramon, we center ourselves around a stress-free environment. Specially trained for both child and adult sedation, they are available to help make your next visit as pleasant as possible. Annual Checkups Are Extremely Important We make […]

Home Remedy Toothache

Home Remedies For Toothaches

As your best source for comfortable dental care in San Ramon, Dr. Carol Jin has some great home remedies for toothaches. Tooth pain can be unexpected and unbearable. When you’re experiencing sore teeth, you want relief and you want it fast. We’ve collected some common toothache cures to add to your home oral care toolbox. […]

Gums Exam

Taking Care Of Your Gums

At the office of Dr. Carol Jin, DDS in San Ramon, we want to make sure you’re taking care of your gums. Your gums can often seem like an afterthought. After all, aren’t your teeth the stars of a great smile? In fact, a great smile starts with healthy gums. We hope these tips for […]

Prevent Tooth Stain

5 Tips To Prevent Teeth Stains

Dr. Carol Jin, DDS and her team in San Ramon, California understand the importance of a beautiful shining smile. The desire for whiter brighter teeth has been a concern even to our ancient ancestors, who valued the healthy look of white teeth as a sign of wealth and wisdom. Luckily most stains can be cleared […]

Tooth Decay Tips

Tips For Preventing Tooth Decay

Dr. Carol Jin, DDS and her dental team in San Ramon, California believe that prevention, maintenance, and education are major factors in proper dental care and keeping your gums and teeth healthy. A consistent daily regimen can contribute significantly to preventing the buildup of the bacteria that causes tooth decay. Brush Your Teeth Correctly Brushing […]

Common Dental Hygiene Mistakes

Common Dental Hygiene Mistakes

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. Is your smile portraying your image in the way you want it to? If it isn’t, it could be due to making some common dental hygiene mistakes. Dr. Carol Jin in San Ramon, CA, can help you correct these errors and repair any […]

Benefits Of Mouthwash

Benefits Of Mouthwash

As your choice for optimal dental care in the San Ramon, California area, the office of Dr. Carol Jin wants you to know about the many benefits of mouthwash. You might be thinking that simply brushing and flossing is enough. Oral rinses, however, can add an extra layer of protection to these essential habits. How […]

Tips For Bad Breath

Tips For Bad Breath

Finding out that you have bad breath or halitosis can be embarrassing, but not to worry, we’ve got some tips for bad breath straight from Dr. Carol Jin in San Ramon, California. In most cases, it can be easily treated once we diagnose the underlying cause. Causes Of Bad Breath Poor Dental Hygiene Leading to […]

Dental Health San Ramon

Dental Health

Oral Hygene Our team is prepared to answer all questions pertaining to your dental health and appearance. Oral hygiene, specifically brushing and flossing, are a vital part of your overall dental health. We can also answer your questions about the different dental specialties and explain the meaning of dental terms. Periodontal Diseases Periodontal diseases are […]

Dental Tips

Adult Dental Tips

Adults over 35 lose more teeth to gum diseases (periodontal disease) than from cavities. Three out of four adults are affected at some time in their life. The best way to prevent cavities and periodontal disease is by good tooth brushing and flossing techniques, performed daily. Periodontal disease and decay are both caused by bacterial […]

Why You Should Get A Dental Checkup?

Why You Should Get A Dental Checkup?

Why get a checkup? There are many benefits to seeing a dentist for a check up. One reason for a check up is preventative dental care for your teeth. The best way to prevent needing dental treatments is, of course, to floss and brush after every meal, but what if there is something wrong? When […]

Benefits Of Flossing

Benefits Of Making Flossing A Habit

As dental hygiene is an integral part of our overall health, flossing is one of the essential habits that we need to incorporate into our daily routine. Flossing removes plaque and food particles from between teeth that are difficult to reach with a toothbrush. Flossing has numerous benefits and some common misconceptions you should be […]

Dental Nutritian

Nutrition For Oral Health

Dr. Carol Jin spends a tremendous amount of energy educating her patients, in San Ramon, about how nutrition plays an important role in maintaining oral health. We include important nutritional advice in every wellness exam and cleaning we perform. We know that helping our patients make good decisions about what to eat will greatly benefit […]