1. Frequently Asked Questions About Invisalign®

    Have you always wished that you could have straighter teeth but don’t want to deal with the hassle and unsightly appearance of metal braces? Although braces are a good option for children and young adults, there’s another alternative that can address the same smile concerns without having to ann…Read More

  2. Five Habits That Are Hurting Your Teeth

    Several habits are good for your teeth such as brushing and flossing every day and visiting your dentist regularly. But there are also some habits you may be guilty of that aren’t so good for your teeth. What’s even worse is that you may not even be aware that you’re doing them. In today’s b…Read More

  3. Tips For Keeping Teeth Healthy This Halloween

    It’s that time of year again. Halloween is right around the corner and that means Halloween parties, trick-or-treating, and plenty of candy! Unfortunately, all of that sugar can wreak havoc on your children’s teeth. The more sugar they eat and the longer it sits on their teeth between brushing a…Read More

  4. Safety Precautions and Your Visit To Our Dental Clinic

    The recent COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do a lot of things. Most people are spending more time at home, taking extra care to distance themselves from others when they’re out at the store, and refraining from partaking in anything that could potentially increase risk.  At James W. Mell…Read More

  5. The Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry in Torrance

    We live in a society that is driven by appearance. We are also more social than ever, it is getting more difficult to hide from the world. Since the invention of the smartphone, we have numerous ways in which we connect with others. We are taking selfies at alarming rates and posting them to social …Read More

  6. Your Dentist in Torrance and Getting Kids to Brush Their Teeth

    If you think you lead a busy life, you should try being a kid again. In addition to family time, school, hanging with friends and video games, kids are learning how to take care of themselves and others in new ways every single day. One of the necessary life skills that you need to teach your childr…Read More

  7. Your Dentist in Torrance and Boosting Your Immune System

    How are you going to keep your dentist's appointment if you come down with a cold or the flu? The worst part of winter is getting sick. You have to put up with pains, aches, a scratchy throat, runny nose and fatigue. And it is even worse should you come down with the flu. Although you may not be abl…Read More

  8. Your Dentist in Torrance and Reaching Your Goals

    It is probably safe to assume that many of you set some goals for the new year. Ahh, resolutions. Every year, well-meaning people wish to eat better, exercise more and visit their dentist on a regular basis. Unfortunately, most of these wishes and hopes die before the first of February. Nobody knows…Read More

  9. Reasons to See Your Dentist in Torrance

    What are your plans for this holiday season? If you are like most people, you will be spending quality time with the family, doing a lot of shopping and enjoying some time off work. That’s nice. But you should also consider getting a few important tasks out of the way this holiday season as well. …Read More

  10. Your Dentist in Torrance and a Healthy Diet

    Daily brushing and flossing are essential for a great smile, but nutrition is important as well. Eating a variety of nutrient-rich foods from all of the food groups promotes healthy teeth and gums. A balanced diet of vegetables, fruits and whole grains provides essential nutrients for optimum oral h…Read More