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Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani, DMD

Dentist

Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani DMD is a top Dentist in Solvang, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani DMD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani DMD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani DMD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Solvang, CA, Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani DMD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Catherine Streegan Catani, DMD
  • Solvang, CA
  • Accepting new patients

Why does my breath smell even after brushing my teeth and using mouthwash?

If you care having regular checkups with your dentist, they can find gum problems or decay that may attribute to your bad breath. It may help to brush your tongue and check your READ MORE
If you care having regular checkups with your dentist, they can find gum problems or decay that may attribute to your bad breath. It may help to brush your tongue and check your diet. Coffee causes bad breath for example. Have you checked with your General Practitioner for other health issues, ie, diabetes, GERD or acid reflux can cause these issues as well.

Can a cavity spread to the next tooth?

"Adjacent tooth can also be decayed if the decay extends between two teeth (one decayed and the other healthy) and causes food to get stuck and eventually even the non carious READ MORE
"Adjacent tooth can also be decayed if the decay extends between two teeth (one decayed and the other healthy) and causes food to get stuck and eventually even the non carious tooth become carious."

Are there any home remedies to treat canker sores?

You may use honey or alcohol swabs.

Mouth Ulcers Keep Coming Back

"Mouth ulcers can sometimes be caused by certain medical conditions, such as: viral infections – including the cold sore virus." It can be triggered by sudden changes in temperature READ MORE
"Mouth ulcers can sometimes be caused by certain medical conditions, such as: viral infections – including the cold sore virus." It can be triggered by sudden changes in temperature or stress. Avoid foods that can either trigger or worsen symptoms, keep your mouth clean with daily brushing and flossing, avoid triggers known to cause outbreaks in the past. Check with your Dentist or Physician if symptoms persist as there are medications that can help alleviate your discomfort.

Braces

Please check with your local Dentist. When a tooth is crowded it can interfere with your gum health and disturb the opposing tooth.

Does switching toothpaste matter?

There are many toothpastes available, if you find one that you like, use it. Some toothpastes are can cause sensitivities or can slough off your gums tissue.