Paul Binon Blog

Dental Implants & Prosthodontist Serving Roseville, Sacramento, Citrus Heights, Rocklin & Nearby Northern California

August 31, 2017
Tooth loss can occur for many reasons such as a mouth injury, severe gum disease or infection. Losing a tooth can be embarrassing and impact your social and work life, but it also has an immense impact on your oral health. Whether you’ve lost a front tooth or one of your back molars, you need to... Read Full Post
Category: Dental Implants
June 20, 2017
For more than 40 years, Dr. Paul Binon has been committed to delivering the highest level of dental care and education to patients in the Sacramento and Roseville areas of California. While he is distinguished by his considerable experience and international recognition as a leading prosthodontist... Read Full Post
March 01, 2017
Because the creation of dental crowns is very labor intensive, some large commercial laboratories outsource their work to China. The current market share of outsourced crown and bridge work is estimated around 20%. The way it works: the dentist shapes the teeth and takes a mold of the jaw and teeth... Read Full Post
Category: Crowns and Bridges
March 01, 2017

Dental Issues Related to Gastrointestinal Reflux Disease and Acid Reflux

GERD not only causes serious medical issues but just as important, its uncontrolled presence results in serious and costly dental issues. In a healthy patient there is a valve where the esophagus (the long tube that... Read Full Post
Category: Dental Implants
February 22, 2017
After surgery, drink plenty of cool fluids, such as water and low-acid fruit juices. Avoid hot foods and drinks for at least one full day. Do not eat until after the local anesthetic has worn off, as you may unknowingly bite yourself. A soft diet is recommended for the first week after surgery.... Read Full Post
Category: Dental Implants
February 15, 2017
Care of the mouth after surgery has an important effort on healing. Depending on the extent and location of the surgery, swelling, discomfort, slight oozing of blood and restricted jaw movement may be expected. These problems need not alarm and may be minimized if the following post-operative... Read Full Post
Category: Dentures
February 06, 2017


Please take your medications as prescribed plus Acidophilus (a non-prescription food supplement) throughout the antibiotic treatment. Avoid smoking for at least 2 weeks! Do not wear partials or dentures until cleared with Dr. Binon or Dr. Pritsky. Pain may increase over 24 hours,... Read Full Post
February 02, 2017
Dentures quite often start out reasonable well. As long as there is bone to keep the dentures stable they can be tolerated by many. But when the bone resorbs, at a rate of 5% each year, living with dentures becomes more difficult as the suction between the mouth and the denture is lost. About one... Read Full Post
Category: Dentures
February 01, 2017


With a positive attitude, patience and practice, you’ll be facing the future with confidence. And before long, your smile will come as easily as ever. When you first start wearing your dentures, you may notice that they feel large in your mouth and your lips feel... Read Full Post
Category: Dentures