• Meet Dr. J

    Dr. Salmeh Jafarifar, DDS is a general dentist who started her career in dentistry in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2003. She finished her undergraduate education at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where she received her Bachelors degree in Chemistry. She continued her professional … [Continue Reading]

    Meet Dr. J

Periodontal Disease and Treatment

Periodontal disease is one of the most common chronic diseases in the mouth. It involves the gums and the underlying bone. The bacteria in the dental plaque and their by products cause damage to the gums and bone. This infection under the gums with time can lead to severe disease and damage. The result of […]

5 Reasons People Fear The Dentist

The fear of dentists is generally referred as odontophobia. While most people do not have full blown phobias, being fearful of going to the dentist is a common feeling for many people. But what is it about the dentist that makes so many people afraid to walk into that smile studio? Below are five of […]

Dental Implants Common Questions

Q: How long do dental implants last? A: Dental implants typically last for many years given the conditions are perfect. If the dental implant is placed in sufficient bone and kept clean it will survive for many years. There are factors such as certain health problems, smoking and grinding that can possibly cause issues with […]

Do your gums bleed?

Most people do not give much thought to their gums on a daily basis. We go about our daily functions without thinking twice about our gums, not even when we brush our teeth. Our gums play a vital role in our oral health and ultimately our overall health. They are responsible for holding our teeth […]