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How a Root Canal Can Save Your Tooth Dec 4th, 2019

Your tooth enamel is your body’s hardest substance. But the layers below the enamel are softer. Sometimes, teeth get damaged or severe decay develops and the integrity of your tooth is compromised from the inside.   While restorative dentistry gives you the ability to replace missing or damaged teeth with artificial...

How An Earache Can Indicate a Dental Problem Nov 12th, 2019

Depending on the cause and intensity, the pain and tenderness from an infected or decayed tooth can extend beyond the tooth and feel like a headache or earache. In fact, many common dental and oral health problems can result in symptoms, like ear pain. A dental exam is necessary to...

The Link Between Diabetes and Gum Disease Oct 8th, 2019

While the reasons why aren’t fully understood, it’s becoming more apparent that gum disease and diabetes have a relationship, and it’s one that works both ways. If you have gum disease, you’re more likely to develop diabetes, and if you have diabetes, you’re at greater risk of getting gum disease....

Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth: Why Alignment Matters Sep 4th, 2019

All too often, men and women who are thinking about orthodontic treatment tend to focus solely on the cosmetic benefits of having their teeth straightened. And for sure, straight, optimally aligned teeth can help your smile look more attractive, healthier, and even younger. But while the cosmetic benefits of treatment...

Waking Up With Headaches? It Could Be TMJ Aug 6th, 2019

Headaches can strike at any time and at any age — in fact, they’re one of the most common medical complaints among people not just in the U.S., but around the world as well. Although you can get a headache any time during the day or night, lots of people...

Non-Cosmetic Reasons to Consider Veneers Jul 5th, 2019

Dental veneers are a popular choice for men and women who want to improve the way their smiles look. With their versatile design and application process, porcelain veneers can correct the appearance of an array of cosmetic flaws to transform your smile, typically in just a couple of office visits....

Warning Signs of Gum Disease Jun 10th, 2019

Gum disease is a common but serious ailment that can develop serious complications if left untreated. For this reason, it’s important that you are able to recognize the signs of gum disease, so you can take appropriate measures in preventative care.   What is gum disease? Gum disease is a...

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening May 7th, 2019

Having clean teeth can be such a refreshing feeling. After having your teeth whitened, you may love the way the way they look so much, that you find yourself smiling even more. Yet, the reality is that if you want to walk pearly whites every day, you need to put...

Why ClearCorrect® Is the Best Treatment for Straighter Teeth Apr 1st, 2019

Having a healthy-looking smile with beautiful, straight teeth can dramatically improve your appearance as well as your self-confidence. However, having your teeth straightened isn’t just about cosmetics (although that’s certainly an important benefit). It’s also about improving your oral health, both now and in the future. Straight teeth are easier...

How to Know If You Are Suffering from a Dental Emergency Mar 1st, 2019

When you think of a dental emergency, you probably think of a traumatic event that winds up causing broken teeth or other really severe damage. But actually, the term “dental emergency” can include a lot more than traumatic injuries. In fact, a dental emergency can be any type of situation...

Veneers: A Simple Solution to a Wide Array of Smile Flaws Feb 6th, 2019

Do you have a less-than-perfect smile? You’re not alone. Most of us have one or more issues that detract from the way our smiles or teeth look to ourselves and to others. Since our smile is so noticeable (in fact, it’s often the first feature people notice), it’s no surprise...

7 Cool Things You Didn't Know About ClearCorrect Invisible Braces Jan 9th, 2019

Straightening your teeth used to be a headache that included uncomfortable metal wires and brackets that could be painful and embarrassing. But thanks to advancements in dental technology, it’s easy to get the perfect smile discreetly with ClearCorrect® clear aligners.   Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj and her team recommend ClearCorrect for...

Why Professional Teeth Whitening is Superior to Over-the-Counter Products Dec 14th, 2018

Have you ever wandered through a hardware store on a DIY mission, only to get home and realize that you’re in over your head? Or perhaps you successfully regrout the tiles in your bathroom, but your pride in a job well done is considerably tempered by a lot of frustration...

How To Take Care Of Your Mouth After Dental Extractions Nov 13th, 2018

Despite the fact that permanent teeth are intended to last for life, removal is far from uncommon. It’s also a safe and trouble-free procedure. However, there are several steps at home that you need to follow to ensure a full and speedy recovery. Dr. Darj offers the following list: 1....

Dentist in El Paso: Sedation Dentistry Feb 26th, 2018

You can have a healthy and beautiful smile with amazingly comfortable sedation dentistry. You can have a healthy and beautiful smile with amazingly comfortable sedation dentistry. I’m afraid of needles and shots. I’ve had bad experiences. I have not been to the dentist in a long time. I always gag...

Laser Teeth Whitening – El Paso Dentist Feb 26th, 2018

One of the most popular dental procedures people choose to have is laser whitening. When being introduced to new people, our smiles, and therefore our teeth, are one of the first things people will notice about us. Don’t let stained or discolored teeth stand in your way of feeling confident...

El Paso Dentist Rewards a 4-year-old “Caterpillar-Rescuer” Feb 25th, 2018

El Paso, TX: El Paso dentist, Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj has been running a contest to reward local youths for a few years. She called this the “Good Deed” contest. Dr. Darj launched the Do A Good Deed Contest with a hope to give youths a chance to look at their...

El Paso Dentist Helped Locals With FREE Dentistry Feb 23rd, 2018

El Paso dentist Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj helped residents of El Paso and Socorro during this difficult economic period by giving 2 free emergency dental treatment days on Oct. 26, 2012 and Nov 2, 2012. This is the second time this year Dr. Darj offered her services at no cost. Her...

El Paso Dentist Helps Locals with Holiday Food Drive Feb 23rd, 2018

El Paso dentist, Dr. Merhnoosh Darj, would like to help the hungry in our community and encourage locals to improve their dental health.  

Dentist in El Paso Offers FREE Dentistry Feb 23rd, 2018

February is Dental Health Month.To promote Dental Awareness and to offerhelp to the community, Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj, dentist in El Paso,  is sponsoring3 FREE Dental Emergency Treatment Days. Anyone with a dental need or in need of pain relief, who cannototherwise afford it, will be provided with onedental service per...

Dentist in El Paso Helped Locals With Food Donations Feb 23rd, 2018

Dentist in El Paso, Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj, organized a Holiday Food Drive in effort to help her local community during this difficult times. On Jan. 29, 2014 Dr. Darj and staff went to the El Pasoans Fighting Hunger to present a check in the amount of $5178,00 and 500 lbs...

El Paso Dentist Brought Free Emergency Dental Relief to Local Residents Feb 23rd, 2018

El Paso dentist Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj helped residents of El Paso and Socorro during this difficult economic period by giving 3 days of free emergency dental treatments on February 21, 22 and 28, 2014. Dr. Darj noted that many people have lost their dental coverage due to the bad economy...

El Paso Dentist Cures Hunger and Helps With Your Dental Bill Feb 23rd, 2018

Announcement: We are extending the Food Drive due to the big interest and participation. We have collected more than $1000 worth of food supplies. We will donate the collected food and money from the special to El Pasoans Fighting Hunger on Jan. 15, 2015.We will continue to accept non-perishable food until...

Dentist in El Paso Hosts Annual Free Dental Clinik Feb 23rd, 2018

February is Dental Health Month.To promote Dental Awareness and to offerhelp to the community, Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj is sponsoring3 FREE Dental Emergency Treatment Days. Anyone with a dental need or in need of pain relief, who cannototherwise afford it, will be provided with onedental service per patient (one cleaning or...

El Paso Dentist Brought big smiles to local residents with FREE dentistry Feb 23rd, 2018

El Paso TX dentist Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj helpes residents of El Paso and Socorro during this difficult economic period by giving 2 days of free emergency dental treatments. She completed the free dentistry event on February 20th Friday at 2 of her 3 offices in El Paso and Socorro The...

El Paso Dentist Helped 200 Patients With FREE Dentistry Feb 23rd, 2018

Seeing that many people cannot manage to spend money for basic dental care, Affordable Dental Associates owner Dr. Darj wanted to give those people an opportunity to take care of dental problems before they become more serious, and more costly. She opened her 3 dental locations on February 20th and...

El Paso Dentist Helped 200 Patients With Dental Treatments at No Cost Feb 23rd, 2018

She opened her 3 dental locations on February 20th and March 14nd and welcomed anyone who needed emergency dental work done. Dr Darj and her staff treated the patients for free on those 2 days. Realizing that many people are struggling in the current economy, Affordable Dental Associates owner Dr....

El Paso Dentist Offers $74 Dental Special Feb 20th, 2018

El Paso dentist Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj is offering a special discount on dental exam and x-rays. In order to get the special, please request for the original coupon from us through the form below. You will receive an email to confirm your request. In the next 30min, check your email,...

El Paso Dentist About Antioxidants and Heart Disease Feb 20th, 2018

El Paso Dentist:  There are several forms of heart disease, but heart disease primarily comes from the buildup of fatty deposits on the inner surface of arteries. Eventually these deposits block blood flow, leading to heart attack or stroke. El Paso Dentist: How Free Radicals cause and/or contribute to heart disease?...

El Paso Dentist Rewarded the 4-year-old “Caterpillar-Rescuer” Feb 20th, 2018

This time a winning good deed video was submitted about the story of 4-year-old Kai Silva, who was awarded the grand prize, a brand new iPad, on Thursday June 18th in Dr Darj’s office. Silva learned that his teacher had a caterpillar problem in her garden, and she was going...

El Paso TX Dentist Holiday Food Drive 2011 Feb 23rd, 2011

Dr. Mehrnoosh Darj offered a significant discount on dental services in order to assist people who needed dental care in tandem with helping her community food pantry this past holiday season. For $39, patients received oral examinations, x-rays and dental cleanings, and all the proceeds will be going to the...