Implant Dentistry: Endosteal vs Subperiosteal Implants

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Dental implants are an effective way of restoring function and form to your smile. Missing or severely damaged teeth are replaced through implant dentistry with the placement of an artificial root and tooth. This method is effective as the artificial root provides a strong foundation for the composite tooth. When considering dental implants in the Beverly Hills area, there are two options for your consideration: endosteal or subperiosteal. Endosteal Implants Endosteal, or root form implants, are […]

Technological Advancements in Cosmetic Dentistry

The industry of aesthetic dentistry is constantly evolving to provide its patients with state of the art dental care. At Rifkin & Raanan, we use only the most advanced and state-of-the-art technology to get your smile looking its best. This article will cover the advanced methods and machinery we use to ensure you feel comfortable and beautiful. Cone Beam CT: Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) is a dental imaging method that uses many x-ray produced cross […]

Fixing Broken Teeth in Beverly Hills

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There’s never a convenient time for broken or chipped teeth. Breaking a tooth always comes as a surprise and you’ll want an immediate fix for the situation. It is important to consider which method of tooth repair is right for you. There are several methods of restoring broken teeth based on different needs. Methods of Tooth Restoration: Porcelain Crowns: Crowns can completely restore tooth structure in cases of significant damage. They may be a suitable […]

Why Are Your Teeth Sensitive?

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Sensitive teeth can prevent you from indulging in countless treats that may be too hot or too cold. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, tooth sensitivity affects around 40 million people in the United States. If you suffer from this condition, it is important to understand its causes and learn how to prevent it. Why are my teeth sensitive? Tooth sensitivity stems from a loss of enamel and an exposing of a tooth’s dentin. […]

Beverly Hills Dentists: A One Stop Shop for All Your Oral Needs

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Finding the right dentist in Beverly Hills can be an arduous task. It can be even more of a headache if your needs extend beyond the realm of check-ups and cleanings and into cosmetic dentistry. There is no need to search for two separate dentists for the job as most cosmetic dentists offer services that cater to both needs. Beverly Hills dentists can be experienced in both routine dental care and aesthetic dentistry. The best cosmetic […]

Toxic Fillings: Why You Should Replace Your Silver Amalgam Fillings

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Silver amalgam fillings have been in use for decades. The various metals used in these fillings often includes mercury, which is supple but toxic. If you are among the millions of people who has silver fillings, you should consider replacing them with metal-free bonding. Why Are Silver Fillings Harmful? Mercury is an extremely poisonous substance that certainly has no place in your mouth. Auto-immune diseases, chronic and mental illnesses, and neurological issues are some of […]

Dentophobia: Overcoming Your Fear of the Dentist

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One of the most common reasons that people neglect their oral health is their fear of dental work. Dentophobia shouldn’t stop you from receiving the oral treatment you both want and need. Advancements in dental care have allowed for anyone to have a comfortable experience at the dentist with sedation dentistry. This article will explore your options for having a stress-free visit to the dentist. Do Your Research: When considering any dental procedure in the […]

Beverly Hills Dentistry for the Whole Family

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Maintaining your own oral health can be a difficult task. When you have a family, finding the time to visit the dentist can be even harder. With the hustle and bustle of daily life in Beverly Hills, it is important to find a dentist who can treat both your needs as well as those of your entire family. The office of Dr Rodney Raanan provides a comfortable space for you and your children to receive […]

Why is Aesthetic Metal-Free Bonding the Best Option?

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Tooth fillings are one of the most common procedures in modern dentistry. This restorative process is used to treat tooth decay and repair cracks or fractures in the teeth. A filling (bonding) involves the removal of the defective portion of the tooth, followed by a re-filling of the space with composite material. If you have chipped, decayed, broken, or worn out teeth, you may want to consider aesthetic metal-free bonding. Options for Filling Materials: When considering a […]