Affordable Dental's Blog - General and Cosmetic Dentistry in Van Nuys

Dr. Payam Barzivand and his team are happy to welcome you to our dental blog, where will be posting information about how to take care of your smile, answering frequently asked questions, and keeping you up-to-date on the latest in the field of dentistry. While many patients understand oral health basics, reaching out with new and useful information is part of developing oral health knowledge and supporting strong, beautiful smiles for a lifetime. This blog helps our team meet this goal and better serve our valued patients.

The Affordable Dental blog will also be home to updates from our office and team, including information on community outreach events, continuing education, and new services provided to our patients, based on our commitment to expanding our professional knowledge and service philosophy.

A Place to Learn about Dental Health

We want you to smile confidently and enjoy all of the benefits of a healthy smile. The first step in creating lasting dental health is building knowledge of treatments, preventive routines, and understanding the value of visits to the dental office. We hope this blog helps you feel informed about what you’ll need to achieve improved dental health and minimizes any anxiety you may be feeling about visiting the dentist. Dr. Barzivand encourages patients to read through any and all posts and to browse the remainder of our website for more informative content about treatments and best practices.

If you’re interested in learning more about practice and team, we hope this blog will serve as a way to help you understand our patient care philosophy, services, and what you can expect when you visit us.

Please check back periodically to stay updated with the most recent news from our office. We’re excited to share this blog with new and prospective patients.

Here’s to your best oral health ever!

What is Oil Pulling, And Does It Actually Work?

Oil pulling as we know it today has been around for thousands of years and originated in ancient In...

In General

February 11, 2019

10 Things Your Dentist Would Want You to Know About Dental Exams

Everyone knows regular dental appointments are important to dental health. But perhaps you haven’t ...

In General

January 31, 2019

What Can You Expect Before, During, and After a Dental Implant Surgery?

In the initial planning and consultation stages, your dental surgeon will visually inspect the area...

In Oral Surgery

January 25, 2019

Misconceptions about Veneers

If your teeth don’t mesh with your personal preferences, there are a number of helpful cosmetic meas...

By In Porcelain Veneers

January 30, 2018

How to Recapture the Health of your Teeth

Despite our best intentions, busy schedules tend to interfere with keeping ideal oral health. Adults...

By In Restorative Dental Care

January 16, 2018

How a Single Dental Implant Can Preserve Your Health

Your smile was meant to house a full assembly of teeth; after losing even one, a domino effect occur...

By In Dental Implants

December 31, 2017

What Are My Clear Braces Options?

While traditional metal braces straighten teeth just as effectively as in decades past, there are a ...

By In Orthodontics

December 17, 2017

How Invisalign® Clear Aligners Fit into a Cosmetic Treatment Plan

Few would argue that they enjoy the way crooked or crowded teeth look and, from a clinical standpoin...

By In Invisalign® Clear Braces

December 1, 2017

When Would I Need Scaling and Root Planing?

Many people know that neglecting proper oral health care comes with many consequences. Plaque and ta...

By In Periodontics

November 17, 2017