Frequently Asked Questions

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Q: What causes bad breath?
Q: When and how should I brush and floss?
Q: As I get older, my teeth seem to be shifting. What can I do about this?
Q: I thought my dental insurance covered everything at 100%. Why do I have a co-payment?
Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?
Q: Why should I proceed with the recommended dental work? Nothing hurts me!
Q: I am so nervous about going to the dentist! Is there a solution for someone like me?
Q: What causes cavities?
Q: I just had x-rays. Why are we taking them again?
Teresa K. Yang, D.D.S. General Dentistry
1510 10th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 458-0501