How much can you really do to fight tartar formation on your own? With your oral hygiene routine, you are certainly able to protect yourself against the initial buildup of tartar deposits. However, formations that develop will remain in place, leaving you vulnerable to issues with dental decay as well as gum disease. What can… Read more »
Category: Family Dentistry
If you do a good job brushing and flossing your teeth every day, and make an effort to minimize your exposure to foods and drinks that contain high amounts of sugar, you can control your cavity risk. While smart habits will have a big impact on your oral health, keep in mind that your routine… Read more »
When was the last time you were able to see us for a checkup and cleaning? If you’re overdue, then consider scheduling an appointment with your Redmond, OR, dentist. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how a simple exam and a dental cleaning could help you enjoy a bright, strong smile, keeping serious oral health… Read more »
When we take care of our smile each day at home, we help protect the teeth from issues like decay or even infections or abscesses. However, your teeth are not the only parts of your smile at risk. Over time, your gums could develop inflammation that leads to gum disease, and in some cases, adult… Read more »
A number of factors could cause our teeth to become stained, leaving us self-conscious about our smile’s appearance. Normally, we offer professional whitening to break up stains and brighten teeth by several shades. However, since you’re at home, you’ll need to focus on changes to your daily routines to help your teeth stay bright, and… Read more »
At the moment, many of us are experiencing a higher than normal level of stress. Working from home, being furloughed, or continuing to work due to being an essential employee can lead to high levels of anxiety, and with it, higher risks of serious oral health issues like bruxism. In today’s blog, your Redmond, OR,… Read more »
With the right steps, you and your family can help lower your risk of cavities, gingivitis, and other serious oral health issues. But how do you safeguard your smile from home? What do you need to know about proper brushing and flossing, and when should you contact your Redmond, OR, dentist for emergency treatment?
Like other dental practices in our community and across the country, we’re limiting our treatments to only emergency care, encouraging people to stay home when possible and help prevent further spread of COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus. But when should contact your Redmond, OR, dentist for treatment?
When you have severe pain in your smile, this could mean the presence of an infection or even an abscess. To halt the pain and stop the spread of infection, we may simply remove the tooth with a dental extraction. How does your Redmond, OR, dentist safely and comfortably remove a tooth, and what happens… Read more »
Periodontal disease could lead to serious discomfort, as well as a risk of adult tooth loss for many patients. Fortunately, routine care at home can often help protect your smile from this disease. In today’s blog, your Redmond, OR, dentist talks about periodontal health, and how you can protect your gums from trouble!