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02 11, 2011

Dr McCormick Celebrates 40 Years in Practice

History of Our Practice

When I came out of dental school in 1971, I found a job as an associate working with Thomas Churchman, DDS. At that time the practice was located at 2000 Peralta Blvd, also in Fremont. In 1973, a new building was constructed at 40000 Fremont Blvd and we moved from Peralta. At that time we looked out at an 18 hole Executive Golf Course with fields of flowers to the east and north. Over the years the scenery has changed, filling up the natural landscape with buildings, both residences...Read More

Posted on November 2, 2011 By mccormickdds in
11 10, 2011

Causes of Tooth Erosion

We all know what tooth decay is, but there are plenty of other issues that can affect the health of your teeth. One such matter is that of tooth erosion, which is a distinct dental care issue in and of itself. When you meet with Fremont cosmetic dentistsDr. Cortese and Dr. Selway, they will not only look for tooth decay but signs of tooth erosion as well.

What is tooth erosion?

Tooth erosion goes by many other names, including dental erosion and acid erosion. Tooth erosion involves the damage and...Read More

Posted on October 11, 2011 By mccormickdds in
29 08, 2011

Sensitivity after Tooth Whitening

If you have stains on your teeth or discoloration, one of the best options to consider is teeth whitening. Professional teeth whitening with a dentist is much more effective than the products that you can get at the local store. In just one professional teeth whitening treatment, your smile can be brightened by several whole shades. This means that the yellowing caused by cigarettes, coffee, tea, red wine, and cola will be greatly minimized. Many people visit Fremont cosmetic dentistDr. Cortese and Dr....Read More

Posted on August 29, 2011 By mccormickdds in
18 07, 2011

Porcelain Veneers Benefits

If you want to enhance the overall appearance of your smile, there are many options in cosmetic dentistry to consider. Some may brighten the color of your smile, others may improve the structure and appearance of the tooth, and other can address additional issues relevant to your appearance and your dental health. When you meet with Fremont cosmetic dentist Dr. Cortese and Dr. Selway, they will be able to determine what the best option is for you and your smile.

One option that is quite popular is...Read More

Posted on July 18, 2011 By mccormickdds in
29 06, 2011

Dental Crown Uses

One of the best things about cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry is that these treatments can give you a smile that looks great and functions naturally. If you have a dental problem, it’s likely that there is a solution that is waiting for you. Fremont cosmetic dentistDr. Cortese and Dr. Selway offer a comprehensive assortment of cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry options in order to meet the diverse needs of his patients.

One such treatment option that has a cosmetic aspect...Read More

Posted on June 29, 2011 By mccormickdds in
27 05, 2011

Causes of Bad Breath

You know just how embarrassing and inconvenient bad breath (halitosis) can be. In social situations, you may feel a little hesitant to speak or to even laugh around people, even those you know. Bad breath is certainly no way to make a good first impression (though it can certainly leave a lasting impression). What many people don’t realize is that bad breath may be a sign of a serious systemic disorder, adverse health condition, or dental problem that needs to be addressed. Fremont cosmetic dentistDr....Read More

Posted on May 27, 2011 By mccormickdds in
11 05, 2011

Caries Risk and Topical Fluoride

We are always looking for ways to help those of you who seem to be prone to recurrent dental decay in their teeth. The American Dental Association has published a study on the effectiveness of professionally applied topical fluoride.

ADA Study on Fluoride

This study came to the following conclusions:

1. Fluoride gel is effective in preventing caries in school-aged children.

2. Patients whose caries risk is low may not receive additional benefit from professional topical fluoride...Read More

Posted on May 11, 2011 By mccormickdds in
12 04, 2011

Teeth Whitening Alternatives

If you have teeth that are a little stained or discolored, you know just how much that can make your smile less appealing. In most cases, the best options for whitening and brightening your teeth is undergoing professional teeth whitening with a dentist. We actually perform many teeth whitening treatments for tooth discoloration at our Fremont cosmetic dentistryoffice each year and most of out patients are extremely pleased with the results.

Whitening Alternatives

With that in mind, people have asked...Read More

Posted on April 12, 2011 By mccormickdds in
15 03, 2011

Metal Fillings vs. Composite Dental Fillings

Dental fillings are used to fill in cavities to help ensure further decay does not affect the surface of a tooth or any of its inner structures. In recent years, dentists have been turning to composite fillings (or white fillings) rather than using metal amalgam fillings. Our Fremont cosmetic dentistand the entire team here at the office would like to take a moment right now to discuss how metal dental fillings measure up against composite dental fillings.

Silver dental fillings are made from a metal...Read More

Posted on March 15, 2011 By mccormickdds in