The link between heart disease and oral health

HEALTHY GUMS, HEALTHY HEART? The link between your heart and your oral health has been talked about for a while, and the evidence of this link is hard to ignore. A 2012 study showed that people with moderate or advanced periodontal disease are more likely to have heart disease than people with healthy gums. The study does […]

Find Freedom From Migraines and Headaches!

Do you or a family member suffer from migraines or severe headaches? Migraines can affect people of all ages, including children, and can completely interfere with the ability to function. Did you know Dr. Hakimi may be able to help? 8 fascinating migraine statistics you may not know: 1. Migraines affect 36 million people in the U.S. […]

What are common signs and symptoms of periodontal disease?

Periodontal disease is often silent, meaning symptoms – particularly pain – may not appear until an advanced stage of the disease. However, you should still be on the lookout for the signs and symptoms, which include: Red, swollen or tender gums or other pain in your mouth Bleeding while brushing, flossing, or when eating certain […]

Help Wanted! Write an Online Review about Your Dental Experience

Whether you’re looking to buy a new vehicle, choosing a hotel, or deciding which dentist to trust, online reviews can influence your decisions. Why Patient Online Reviews Rule If you’ve visited Dr. Hakimi and  her dental team in Auburn, CA, you’ve no doubt formed an opinion. That opinion matters to us and we would love […]

Choosing Sedation for your Periodontal Surgery in Auburn, CA

When selecting a specialist for your Periodontal surgery in Auburn, CA, Dr. Nicky Hakimi and team have no doubt that our qualifications and expertise will exceed your expectations! However, we find that many of our valued clients have another important agenda item to consider, and that is comfort. This is completely understandable. With an estimated 35 million […]