27654 Santa Margarita Pkwy, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Does Oil Pulling Work?

There are countless ways to take care of your smile. Some tools and methods have been around for centuries, while some technology is very new. While we practice modern dentistry here at New Generation Dentistry, we are always interested in finding new ways to help our patients keep their teeth clean! One trend that has… Read More »

The Truth About Pumpkin Spice and Your Teeth

Pumpkin spice is an autumn flavor staple! Between pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin soup, and all of the other options that fill every restaurant and coffee shop this time of year, you’re bound to enjoy at least a couple of pumpkin treats before the year is over. Do you know if your… Read More »

Smoking and Your Smile: Resources for Quitting Smoking in Mission Viejo

There are a lot of reasons to quit smoking. Your lung health, the respiratory health of those around you, and cost are some of the most popular reasons. As dental professionals, of course, we are also concerned about your oral health. Smoking can stain your teeth and cause serious damage to your gums.   Smoking… Read More »

Going Green in Mission Viejo: Tooth-Friendly Eating Habits

At New Generation Dentistry in Mission Viejo, we’re just as dedicated to keeping the planet green as we are to keeping your teeth clean! Check out our favorite ways to make tooth-friendly eating habits Earth-friendly as well! Straws Keep your teeth white and shiny by using straws whenever you drink coffee, juice, or tea. These… Read More »

The Best Ice Cream in Mission Viejo

As any dentist will tell you, sugar is definitely not the best choice for your teeth. Consuming too many sugary foods can lead to tooth damage and even cavities! However, we understand that it is not realistic to never have dessert! If you’re going to #treatyoself, we recommend that you opt for ice cream or… Read More »

Going Green in Mission Viejo: Eco-Friendly Oral Care

There are countless ways to make our daily routines more eco-friendly. Even your oral hygiene routine could be better for the environment! Read on to learn about some easy, cost-effective ways you can take care of your smile while also being good to our planet right here in Mission Viejo. Toothbrushes It is highly recommended… Read More »

3 Common Excuses For Not Flossing & Why They Won’t Fly

You can make excuses, or you can make progress. Brushing and flossing are the two key components of a healthy and happy smile. But when your dentist asks you why you aren’t flossing, there are probably a million excuses that are running through your head. Here’s the truth: flossing is an essential part of your… Read More »

Can A Vegan Diet Affect Your Oral Health?

We talk a lot about what you should and shouldn’t be eating for healthy teeth. There are the obvious things that you shouldn’t be consuming – candy and soda, for example, will destroy your enamel slowly but surely. On the other hand, there are those foods that make your teeth stronger and whiter. When it… Read More »

2-Minute Exercises You Can Do While Brushing Your Teeth

Let’s be honest: brushing your teeth and working out are both things that most people would rather put off for later. But trust us, they’re both very important for your overall health. Especially those two minutes a day, twice a day, that you should be spending brushing your teeth. In this era, multitasking is what… Read More »