Oral Health Services: Mouthwash

Mouthwash services can include the promise of whiter teeth and a fresher breath. As with all products, consult with your dentist before trying any products to ensure they are safe to use and meet the needs you seek. Products that feature the ADA Seal of Acceptance are safe. The Seal is given out by the… Read more »

Oral Health Care Tips for Your Kids

Helping your tween or teen care for their smile might seem a bit challenging, but there is no need to worry. In fact, the best ways for them to care for their smile is with the same techniques you use for your smile. So, it should be easy peasey! To give you the details you… Read more »

There Are Several Cosmetic Dentistry Methods to Improve Your Smile’s Appearance

A winning smile can boost your confidence and self-esteem in many of life’s social settings. Many people working in career fields that call for personal interaction appreciate how a bright smile can empower their facial expressions. If stained tooth enamel and physical imperfections alter your smile’s appearance, Dr. can offer several cosmetic dentistry solutions. If… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Might Call for Improving a Tooth’s Appearance with a Porcelain Dental Crown

Your smile’s appearance can significantly affect your self-esteem and self-confidence. If one or two of your teeth suffers from physical or cosmetic imperfections it could leave you feeling socially awkward. In a situation like this you can turn to Dr. Anglemire, Dr. Schafer, and the cosmetic dentistry treatments offered at . Our dentists can quickly… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering with a Degraded Filling Might Need to Be Treated with a Crown

Fillings are typically used to repair a tooth that’s been damaged by a minor dental fracture or a small cavity. While they are meant to endure the daily rigors of chewing food for many years, it is possible for oral hygiene inconsistencies to affect the integrity of the filling. When this happens, bacteria can compromise… Read more »

Fluoride: The Sources that Will Strengthen Your Teeth

If you’re not careful, tooth decay and enamel erosion can harm and destroy your smile. This is why it’s important to expose your teeth to fluoride each day. However, Dr. and our dental team understand that might be a difficult task to check off your “To-Do” list if you’re not sure how to do so…. Read more »

Sleep and Your Oral Health: The Facts

What have you heard about gum disease? Did you know that gum disease can lead to several issues if it isn’t addressed? For instance, gum disease can actually cause red or swollen gums, bad breath, shifting teeth, and eventually tooth loss. However, did you know that not getting enough sleep might actually leave you more… Read more »

Tooth Loss Resulting from Untreated Decay Might Require Restoration with a Bridge

Bacterial decay spreading from the tooth enamel layer to the sensitive interior of the tooth is always a cause for concern. When a tooth reaches this level of decay, the bacteria can invade the root and socket of the tooth, leading to a severe fracture or even total tooth loss. This could be made worse… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth in Your Smile Can Sometimes Be Repaired with a Simple Filling

A chipped tooth is often the result of a minor oral trauma. Even if the damaged tooth enamel doesn’t cause any immediate distress, you should still seek professional care at . The chipped enamel surface could encourage stray food material and bacteria to form a new cavity. This could cause significant distress to a tooth… Read more »

Did you know that teeth whitening is one of the most popular requests at a dental office? Over 90% of patients request it at some point in their lives. Considering it, but have questions? Here are some answers: Why are my teeth not white anymore? There are many possible reasons: • What you put in… Read more »