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Dental Kidspeak

In healthcare lingo, dentistry exists as a specialty to assist people in the prevention and treatment for dental disease.  The main causative agent dental disease is bacterial; an invisible and silent enemy for the most part.  Most of us are aware that left untreated, these bacteria eventually lead to quite painful and always inconvenient sequelae.…

Holiday Songs

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The doctors love holiday songs playing at the office and sometimes are guilty of humming or breaking into vocals!!! Our awesome team is just as guilty of joining in with the favorites when they play. Celeste waits for Frosty the Snowman and Eva loves Silent Night. Natalia likes Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer best at…

Dance into Health

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The doctors endorse all activities that promote health—especially dance!  Anything that requires moving your body around means that muscles are working and oxygen is flowing.  Plus it’s fun!!!  More fun and better oxygenation leads to a happier you and the probability that your life will include other upgraded healthy habits…like brushing, flossing and rinsing after…

License to Drill

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Did you know that after graduation from dental school, every dentist in California must keep their license updated with 50 units of dental education?  Drs Hill and Schneidmiller have attended the California Dental Association convention for 27 consecutive years and procured many units at this site.  The Southern California Convention takes place in Anaheim, right…

Family Dental Home

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 When Dr Hill and Dr Schneidmiller first came to their practice, their dream was to create a dental home where generations of people could feel comfortable and confident with the care they are given.  All ages of people would be welcome, from toddlers to great-grandparents, and everyone inbetween.  After a couple of decades, this is…

Tooth Sleuth!

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How Your San Diego Dental Detectives Can Determine the Proper Course of Action So you’ve got a toothache.  You are certain it’s inside one of your teeth somewhere inside your head. Beyond that, you’ve got so many other things on your plate that additional details have escaped you. After a quick call to Dianne at…

Dental Eyesight

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Using Dental Glasses to Keep Your Teeth Healthy We here at Hill & Schneidmiller DDS love to teach our patients about dentistry and some of the inner workings of our dental practice; not just for the sake of transparency, but also to broaden the horizons of all those who seek knowledge and would like to…

Music for Dental Ears

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 Possibly the most important of senses for a dentist to use is the sense of hearing.  Dr Hill and Dr Schneidmiller are particularly adept at listening to people.  Hearing what each person has to say, especially in the case of a toothache is tantamount to a proper diagnosis.  This can take some time, as most…

Children’s Dental Health Month

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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month! Every February, the American Dental Association or ADA sponsors National Children’s Dental Heath Month (NCDHM) in the United States to raise awareness of the importance of good oral health in children. The good people at the ADA reach out to millions of people living in communities all across the…

Becoming More Aware: Oral Cancer

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Many People Are Familiar with cancer awareness ribbons. Colors such as pink are associated with breast cancer and blue with prostate cancer. Because of increased awareness, more men and women are getting preventative screenings and diagnosing these diseases in early stages. Over the past 20 years, there have been many working to provide the same…