Why Do We Need Braces?

Why do we need braces? Oftentimes, the question is asked as to why exactly crooked teeth are a problem because we assume braces are simply used for aesthetic reasons only. The truth is that yes, braces do align teeth for a smile that is more pleasing to the eyes, but having straight teeth is also… Read more »

You Can Cosmetically Restore Your White and Winning Smile with Dental Veneers

A white and winning smile bolsters your self-confidence and can even improve your overall quality of life. So, if your teeth suffer from cosmetic imperfections, like stains, chips, or old fillings, it could leave you looking for answers. Fortunately, your dentists, Drs. Cleveland, Allmand, and Carlson are trained and experienced in a myriad of cosmetic… Read more »

Tooth Extraction or Root Canal–Which Option Is Right for You?

Did you know that ignoring a cavity could lead to damage in the center of your tooth? If this happens, there are only a few options you can consider, including tooth extraction or root canal therapy. Generally, we recommend saving your natural tooth whenever possible, but there are benefits to both procedures. Our team recommends… Read more »

Bad Oral Hygiene Habits to Break in 2017

With the new year comes New Year’s Resolutions. You may resolve to eat healthier, exercise more, or read more books. A New Year’s Resolution to make and keep is to improve your brushing habits. Improving your oral hygiene can in turn improve your oral health. Below are seven bad brushing habits to break in 2017…. Read more »

Excellent Tips to Keep Your Smile Bright

It is important to keep your oral health care habits going strong throughout the entire year. The effects of tooth decay and gum disease do not take breaks, and so neither can our oral health care. wants to ensure you get the most out of your smile this year, and for many years to come…. Read more »

Dental Bridges and Your Teeth

Do you have a hard time talking or eating because you have missing teeth? Do you ever wonder what you might be able to do about it? There are a number of things you can consider doing to restore your teeth and smile, including a dental bridge. While most dental restorations offer a number of… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Treatments Should Be at the Top of Your Wish List

If you haven’t been thinking about your oral health this year, now is the time to do it. Your oral hygiene may have been exquisite, but you may not yet have the white smile you’ve been striving for. For a brighter and whiter smile this holiday season, teeth whitening treatments should be at the top… Read more »

Cavity Treatments

Has tooth decay attacked one or more of your teeth? If so, then it’s time for treatment. Cavities are not fun; they can provide pain and discomfort for many days until you get them taken care of. When you go into to receive treatment, the following procedures might be necessary: -Dental filling: A dental filling… Read more »

The Reasons Why a Dental Sedative Would Be Helpful

If you are afraid of the dental office and all of the tools and sounds associated with it, then our team has some good news for you! Your dentist, Dr. , offers dental sedation at our office, which is a beneficial tool that will help you have more enjoyable dental experiences. There are many reasons… Read more »

Dental Jokes for Your Halloween Season

Your dentist, Dr. , and our dental team work hard each day to put a smile on your face. So, to give you a grin today and to help you be in the Halloween spirit, we have some Halloween dental jokes for you! We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Q: What… Read more »