Halitosis Treatment in Roseville, California

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Halitosis Treatment in Roseville, California

Halitosis can be embarrassing, but it doesn’t have to be permanent. Call Roseville Topsmile for halitosis treatment.

Trust your caring local Roseville dentist for your dental care needs. If you live with persistent bad breath, make an appointment. We offer a variety of treatments to freshen your breath, restore your confidence, and get you smiling again.

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What is Halitosis?

Halitosis, commonly referred to as bad breath, can be a source of embarrassment and cause self-confidence issues, but it may also be a symptom of a larger health problem. In most cases, Halitosis is caused by bacteria in the mouth that produce sulfur. In normal instances, these bacteria live on the surface of the tongue and in the throat.

However, in the case of halitosis sufferers, they break down proteins at a very high rate, and odorous volatile sulfur compounds (VSC) are caused which results in bad breath. It is estimated that 2.4% of the adult population in the United States suffers from halitosis.

There are many possible causes of halitosis, some more serious than others, including:

  • Gum disease or poor oral hygiene
  • Dry mouth – caused by medicines, alcohol, stress or a medical condition
  • Smoking – which starves the mouth of oxygen
  • Acid and bile reflux from the stomach
  • Post-nasal discharge
  • Kidney failure
  • Various carcinomas
  • Metabolic dysfunctions
  • Biochemical disorders

Although most cases of halitosis are not serious, the condition can, in some cases, be a symptom of a larger problem. If bad breath is affecting your life, the team at Roseville Topsmiles can help. Our caring and understanding dentist will get to the root of the problem and have you feeling confident and healthy in no time.

How Can I Prevent Halitosis?

There are some simple ways to prevent or treat mild to moderate bad breath. Our recommendations include:

  • Brushing twice and flossing daily
  • Using a tongue scraper to clean odor-causing bacteria from your tongue
  • Visiting our office every six months for your regular checkups and cleanings
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Do You Accept Insurance?

Yes, we accept all major dental insurance plans. We take Delta Dental, Metlife, Geha, Careington, Aetna, Guardian, Premier Access, Dentemax, First Dental Health, Connection Dental, Anthem, and more. Please ask our office manager during your visit.

At Roseville Topsmiles, we can assist you with all your oral health needs from routine checkups to repairing damaged teeth and everything in between. You can trust your smile to us, knowing you are in good hands!

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Don’t live with this embarrassing issue one moment longer than you have to; contact Roseville Topsmiles today. We’re only a phone call away at (916) 352-0282.

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