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Get Rid of That Gummy Smile with Laser Treatment for Gums

Laser Treatment for Gum at Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA Area

You might be blessed with beautiful, healthy teeth, but you may still not be confident with your smile. Why? If you have excess gum tissue or an uneven gum line, you suffer from a gummy smile — something that you don’t want. Thankfully, if you are struggling with a gummy smile, laser treatment for gums in Berkeley, California, can give you a symmetrical smile just the way you always wanted. At Transcendentist, it’s our mission to provide Berkeley, CA residents with five-star oral care. When you visit Dr. Ruhi Sangha and Dr. Praj Kamat, be sure that they will enhance your smile … Continue reading

What makes Zoom teeth whitening different?

Teeth Whitening Near Me Berkeley CA Area

Zoom teeth whitening gives you whiter teeth in just one hour. Unlike other treatments that require multiple visits to the dentist, you can obtain whiter teeth with just one treatment. What makes Zoom whitening work so fast? Also called Philips Zoom WhiteSpeed, Zoom teeth whitening uses a 25 percent hydrogen peroxide solution combined with a blue light to lighten tooth color up to eight shades. It removes discoloring and stains. The blue light activates the hydrogen peroxide, which helps to accelerate the whitening process. The procedure offers three intensity choices so the dentist can provide each client with a comfortable treatment. … Continue reading

Invisalign Benefits and Payment Plans Covering Invisalign Cost

Invisalign Cost at Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA Area

Most people do not look forward to wearing braces. However, California residents can now experience the benefits of teeth straightening without embarrassment. Furthermore, payment plans are available to cover the cost of Invisalign braces for patients in and around Berkeley, California, considering this procedure at the Transcendentist practice. Benefits of Invisalign Braces – Why Wear Them? You can present your best smile to the world and not have your white teeth covered by metal. What is more, they offer the same orthodontic benefits as traditional braces. Corrections made using Invisalign include these: Underbite and overbite alignmentsClosing of teeth gapsCrooked tooth straighteningCorrection of … Continue reading

FDA: Recommends dentists in Berkeley, CA (and elsewhere) stop the use of dental amalgam in 9 high-risk groups

FDA Recommends Use of Dental Amalgam at Transcendentist in Berkeley CA Area

Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA has always “transcended” the “conventional”; for instance, due to our fresh, whole-health approach to dentistry, Drs Praj Kamat and Ruhi Sangha do not place amalgam fillings made from a combination of metallic substances, including a known toxin: mercury. Now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing recommendations on the use of dental amalgam among certain “high-risk” populations. The new FDA guidelines In an advisory issued on its FDA.gov website, the agency recommends that nine groups have their cavities treated with non-mercury-containing fillings. As noted, the fillings that they recommend instead are made from toothlike … Continue reading

Beware of At Home Treatments Claiming to Regrow Gum Tissue

Gum Regrowth Treatment at Transcendentist in Berkeley CA Area

When you notice your gums receding, you might first think of trying an at-home remedy to regrow lost gum tissue. Many over-the-counter items exist for whitening teeth and straightening teeth that there must be one for receding gums, too, right? Not really. An at-home remedy cannot solve this problem. You won’t think that if you Google or Bing the term “Gum Regrowth Treatment Berkeley CA,” though. What you will come up with are many traditional treatments that do not change your gum health. They might make you feel as if you are doing something productive to help the situation, but … Continue reading

Berkeley, CA patients can breathe better with the OASYS oral appliance for sleep apnea

Patients Can Breathe Better with the Oasys Oral Appliance for Sleep Apnea in Berkeley, CA Area

Do you suffer from sleep apnea? Sleep disordered breathing can keep you and your partner from sleeping peacefully. The lack of proper breathing and oxygen affects the brain and body. To help you sleep and breathe more naturally, the team at Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA offers a dental appliance for sleep apnea patients. Sleep apnea explained Although found more commonly in adults, sleep apnea can affect patients of all ages. This medical condition involves a blockage in the upper airway during sleep. The most common form is obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Patients with OSA develop airway blockages when the soft … Continue reading

How to Detect and Relieve Gum Disease

How to Detect and Relieve Gum Disease at Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA Area

Have you been brushing your teeth, and when you gargle and spit inside the sink, you see blood? Well, the bleeding could be caused by gum disease. This could be your first warning sign. If it is the mild version, then in the dental profession, it is known as gingivitis. If it is more severe, it is known as periodontitis. It means your gum is infected below the gum line and inside the bone, and it can get worse if not taken care of. It can trigger more risky medical conditions, such as: StrokeDiabetesCancerHeart diseaseRespiratory disease Therefore, early detection of … Continue reading

Berkeley, CA patients ask, “Are Invisalign clear braces effective for adults?”

Invisalign Clear Teeth Braces at Transcendentist in Berkeley Area

The appearance of the smile is important. As an adult, you may have considered straightening your teeth but have been deterred by the thought of traditional braces. Now, with the help of Invisalign, it is possible to discreetly straighten your teeth and achieve a beautiful smile. Transcendentist in Berkeley, CA offers Invisalign for adults. Sometimes called clear aligner trays or clear braces, Invisalign is a popular treatment method for patients who want alternative teeth straightening options. Invisalign clear braces for adults Straight teeth are not just beautiful, they are also healthy. Straight teeth are easier to brush and floss decreasing … Continue reading

Transcend “ordinary” dentistry with safe, convenient, and eco-friendly telehealth service in Berkeley, CA

Telehealth Service Berkeley CA

With a name like “Transcendentist,” we know you expect certain things. We have a thirst for the latest scientific discoveries and dental technologies, which allow us to transcend conventional notions of dentistry. Drs Praj Kamat and Ruhi Sangha are not afraid to introduce innovative approaches in the design of the Transcendentist office in Berkeley, CA, and in the delivery of treatment to keep or restore oral health. Additionally, as a certified “green” dental practice, Transcendentist has invested in the equipment, processes, products, furnishings, and other initiatives that support the health of the planet. Telehealth Service in Berkeley, CA, complements Transcendentist’s … Continue reading

Brighten your teeth with Zoom Whitening in Berkeley, CA

Zoom Teeth Whitening at Transcendentist in Berkeley CA Area

If you lack confidence in your smile, Drs. Ruhi and Praj can help. Zoom is a one-day treatment to brighten your teeth using light-activated bleaching gel to remove staining and kill bacteria that cause tooth decay and gum disease. At Transcendentist, we offer in-office Zoom teeth whitening for patients in Berkeley, CA, to brighten your smile in about an hour.  What to expect from your appointment Zoom teeth whitening gel is a safe, efficient way to brighten your teeth in a time crunch. If you have a special occasion coming up and you want to look your best for photos, … Continue reading