27654 Santa Margarita Pkwy, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

What is a general dentist?

As well as offering a wide range of cosmetic dentistry services, New Generation Dentistry is a highly trusted general dentist for Mission Viejo in California. But what is a general dentist? Here, we’re going to explore general dentistry, the kind of services a general dentist provides, and how you can identify an excellent general dentist.… Read More »

The Role Your Dentist Plays During Braces

Many people confuse the relationship between orthodontics and dentistry, especially in pediatric practices. At New Generation Dentistry we definitely see our patients’ orthodontists as our teammates, as we are all doing our best to help our patients achieve their best smile! Dentists and orthodontists often communicate and work together to provide the best care to… 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 »

Weird Ways To Stay Committed To The 2-Minute Brushing Routine

Sure, you brush your teeth. But 30 seconds just DOESN’T cut it. We understand that it gets a little tedious sometimes. And this is the 21st century – do we actually think anyone can focus on anything for two whole minutes? Absolutely not. Things get pretty busy, and those extra five minutes of sleep are… Read More »

Holiday Treats That Even The Grinch Wouldn’t Touch With A 39-and-a-Half Foot Pole

You’re a mean one, candy cane. After waiting a whole year, the holiday season is back again. All the Whos in Whoville are sipping hot cocoa with the family, roasting marshmallows by the fireplace, and eating way too many Christmas cookies. And like every year, the temptation to indulge in sweet treats is almost impossible… Read More »

What Your Dentist Knows About You Just By Looking At Your Teeth

All we do is look at your teeth and poke around a little, right? Wrong. Usually, when you come in for your dental appointment every 6 months (because you’re on top of it when it comes to your oral health and that’s why we like you), you’re probably only worrying about a little bit of… Read More »

The 5 Stages of Grief – Coping With Wisdom Teeth Extractions

Mission Viejo, CA – At some point in your life, you may have to go through this. It’s difficult, but with the support of friends and family, you can get through it… Wisdom teeth extractions. Having wisdom teeth removed is something that a lot of people have to go through. Dealing with the extractions of… Read More »

Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

The second you see that ice cream cone, it’s as if you can already feel it hurting your teeth. That sudden, sharp pain that you feel when you something cold or hot touches your teeth is a certain indicator of tooth sensitivity. You might feel like this is perfectly normal and you simply have to… Read More »

5 Steps to Flossing Flawlessly

Do you floss every day? No… why not? Yes… are you lying? The most common advice that any medical dentist will give you is this: brush and floss every day. Most people can barely keep up with brushing properly every day. Especially since “brushing properly” requires using fluoride toothpaste for 2 minutes or more while… Read More »