1. 6 Ways a Cosmetic Dentist Can Help Improve Your Smile

    Our smile is a defining feature, but the truth is that not everyone feels entirely confident about the appearance of their smile. Stained teeth, chips, gaps, missing teeth, or tooth decay can all have an impact on our confidence when we smile. But the good news is that these cosmetic issues can be f…Read More

  2. Everything You Wanted To Know About Dental Veneers

    Unlike much of the rest of our bodies, our teeth don’t heal themselves, or at least not very quickly. In the case of a chipped tooth or severe tooth decay, the problem will only get worse rather than the body healing the issue. So if you have a chipped or broken tooth or if the enamel on one or mu…Read More

  3. Ensure Better Oral Health By Avoiding These Bad Brushing Habits

    When it comes to taking care of your teeth, you probably already know that it’s important to brush your teeth regularly. But did you know that if you brush too often or use the wrong type of toothbrush, you could be doing more harm than good? In today’s blog from James W. Mellert and Associates,…Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  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 Dental Clinic in Torrance and Preventing Gum Disease

    When it comes to the health of your mouth, it is not all about how bright your smile is or how straight your teeth are. You don’t want to forget about your gums. Even if you are cavity-free and have the whitest teeth in the office, it does not mean you cannot suffer gum disease. Gum disease is oft…Read More

  8. Your Dentist in Torrance and Foods to Avoid This Holiday Season

    Those hard candies grandma keep in a bowl next to the nativity scene on the fireplace mantle might seem harmless, but if you eat too many of them the constant exposure to sugar can be very harmful to your teeth. This holds true to a lot of the food you see at grandma's house around the holiday seaso…Read More

  9. Reasons to See Your Torrance Dentist Every Six Months

    Many people wait years between dental appointments. In fact, they would not see their dentist in Torrance at all except for those times when they get a terrible toothache. If it wasn't for tooth decay, some people would write off dentists as fictional characters. Now, you don't go years between dent…Read More

  10. Dental Clinic in Torrance and Dental Phobia

    There are people who get nervous even when they just think about going to the dentist. They might be scared because they think the visit might hurt. Others are scared because they haven't been to James W. Mellert, their dental clinic in Torrance,  in a long time and they aren't sure what the dentis…Read More