Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

The Bleeding Gums Test: Find Out What You Know

If you want a strong and healthy smile, then you need to know all about the teeth and gums. One of the most important things you should know about is bleeding gums, especially because it can help you properly and effectively care for your oral tissues and have a top-notch... Read more »

How Cavities Harm Your Oral Health

Are you aware of the harm cavities can do to your oral health? Do you know cavities can be corrected and even prevented to avoid oral health disasters? Yes, it’s true! Cavities are a severe threat to your oral health and cause permanent damage to your teeth when neglected for... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Dental Damage Risk Factor Prevention

There are so many dental damage risk factors in our lives, we can often find it difficult to determine which ones are putting our teeth at the most risk. Due to the fact that we often participate in habits simply to make ourselves feel better, we often leave our smiles... Read more »

Various Benefits Associated With Dental Bonding

Are you familiar with all aspects of dental bonding and why it is used? Dental bonding is a highly effective tooth restoration treatment designed to improve the look and function of teeth. It can be used to improve the aesthetics of your smile and security for your oral health future.... Read more »

Restore Multiple Teeth at Once with a Dental Bridge

The loss of several teeth means it’s time to consider your options for dental restorations in order to regain the oral functions that have been weakened by tooth loss. Two of the most common choices for tooth replacement are a dental bridge and dentures. We would be delighted to help... Read more »

Find Answers to Dental X-Ray Questions Here

Dental X-rays are high-tech pictures that can inform your dentists, Drs. Henrickson, Cha and Dahl, of the status and health of your teeth, tooth roots and underlying bone. Our dental team takes dental X-rays often to make sure everything is in tip-top shape. If you have questions about dental X-rays,... Read more »

Superior Smiles Include Caring for Your Smile

  Caring for your smile is a full-time job, but it is a gig that you will need to do for the rest of your life. If you want your teeth to stay strong for decades to come, you'll need to make sure you're taken care of them both now... Read more »