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Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine Mar 1st, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to this highly contagious coronavirus.But what...

Nervous About Going to the Dentist? Here Are Our Best Dental Anxiety Tips Feb 15th, 2021

If you struggle with dental anxiety, you’re not the only one. About 36% of all people fear going to the dentist for various reasons. At Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim, and our team of compassionate professionals understand your angst about going...

How You Can Improve Your Oral Hygiene Jan 12th, 2021

Practicing good oral hygiene can keep your teeth and gums free of serious issues down the road. Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim, and our team at Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, encourage good dental hygiene practices to keep your teeth and gums at their healthiest. Let’s...

7 Reasons You Need Braces Dec 9th, 2020

Braces can give you a beautiful smile, but they can benefit you in other ways, too. More than 4 million people in the United States wear braces, but how do you know if they’re right for you? At Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, Dr. Woo Young Lee and...

What Should I Include in My Dental Hygiene Routine? Nov 5th, 2020

Preventing oral health issues can be an easy process if you know what to do. It only takes a few simple steps to take care of your oral health. At Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim, and the rest of our team...

Do I Have to Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed? Oct 5th, 2020

Studies show that every year about 10 million people have their wisdom teeth removed. The question is — should you be one of them?  Dr. Woo Young Lee and Dr. Sean Kim, specialists in wisdom tooth extraction at Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, lead our team with the...

Help! My Teeth Are Yellow Sep 9th, 2020

Did you know that teeth whitening is the #1 choice for improving the appearance of your smile? That means you’re not alone if you want to brighten the color of your teeth.  Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim, and the rest of our team at Bay Dental Group in...

The Importance of Taking Quick Action when Your Tooth Is Knocked Out Aug 11th, 2020

Children and adults every year sustain an estimated 5 million knocked-out teeth. If this happens to you or your child, you need to know what to do to save your tooth. Our team of dedicated professionals at Bay Dental Group, led by Dr. Woo Young Lee and Dr. Sean Kim,...

4 Signs of Early Gum Disease Jul 17th, 2020

Almost half of all adults age 30 and above in the United States have some type of gum disease, also called periodontal disease. This condition develops when bacteria grow in your mouth, feeding on the sugars from the food you eat and forming a sticky plaque that causes tissue damage...

When it's Wise to Lose that Wisdom Tooth Jun 23rd, 2020

Wisdom teeth removal is extremely common, and it’s for a good reason. When those teeth start to come in, you might begin to notice some changes in your mouth that include pain and overcrowding. Here at Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim,...

Crowns and Bridges — Working Together for Your Dental Health May 15th, 2020

Almost half of the world’s population suffers from oral disease due to untreated tooth decay, but you don’t have to be one of them. Routine dental visits can help you maintain healthy oral care. At Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California, Dr. Woo Young Lee, Dr. Sean Kim, and...

Teeth Whitening is the Quickest Way to Look Years Younger Apr 24th, 2020

Maintaining natural, healthy teeth as you grow older is a big accomplishment. 69% of adults aged 35 to 44 have lost at least one permanent tooth, and that increases to 12 teeth by age 50. Because of the gaping spaces, many people develop low self-confidence. However, simply having healthy teeth...

3 Reasons You Want to Try Invisalign this Spring Mar 1st, 2020

Over 8 million people have used Invisalign® liners in place of traditional braces. These clear aligners can straighten your teeth and improve the appearance of your smile without a mouth full of brackets and wires.  Bay Dental Group in San Jose, California are providers of Invisalign aligners, and they can...

Need a Root Canal? Here's What to Expect Feb 10th, 2020

Root canals are common dental procedures — more than 15 million root canals are performed every year — and they're vital to saving teeth that have been affected by decay. Dental surgeries can be nerve-wracking, especially if you're not sure what to expect.  At Bay Dental Group in San Jose,...

Dental Implants: Your Best Option For Replacing Missing Teeth Jan 13th, 2020

Are you missing teeth? Then you’re dealing with more than just a problem with your smile. Your ability to eat and talk could be compromised, and you may even have bone loss in your jaw. To prevent these problems from occurring, most dentists recommend dental implants as the number one...