Entries by Ash Kaushesh

The Battles Of Bruxism While You Sleep The Nightly Grind

As the new year approaches, so can major stress.  Dentists often see more patients in these high-stress times more than ever. Why? Well because, Bruxism. Now you’re probably wondering- “What is Bruxism?” Bruxism is just a fancy word for clenching and grinding of teeth. And if you have a tendency to clench, you do it […]

The Ages of Dentistry

Just as with all medicine, dentistry is an ever-evolving field. At our dental office in Scottsdale, we’re constantly updating technology and improving our knowledge to better serve our patients just like you. But imagine if you lived 200 hundred years ago. What was dentistry like then? How about during the middle ages? Would the dentists […]

Infection Control

Standards and Best Practice With all of the increased media attention on infection outbreaks such as AIDS and multi-drug resistant strains of viruses, it’s no wonder people have heightened concerns about infection control during a medical procedure.

Fillings

Frequently asked questions: dental fillings Are dental amalgams safe? Is it possible to have an allergic reaction to amalgam? Is it true that dental amalgams have been banned in other countries? Is there a filling material that matches tooth color? If my tooth doesn’t hurt and my filling is still in place, why would the […]

The Preventative Program

Both natural teeth and teeth with restorations survive best in an oral environment that is clean and where the intake of harmful foods is controlled. Our program is designed to help prevent new cavities, preserve teeth that have been restored and manage periodontal disease. At the initial visit oral hygiene instructions are reviewed and are […]

Fluoride

For decades, fluoride has been held in high regard by the dental community as an important mineral that strengthens tooth enamel, which thereby helps to prevent decay of tooth structures.

Introduction

Welcome to Serenity Smiles Dentistry, a serene cosmetic dentistry practice in Scottsdale, Arizona. We take great satisfaction in helping you maintain optimal oral health with the most technologically advanced available. Our practice is devoted to the most gentle dental care, we don’t just treat a patient’s teeth, but the whole patient.