The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Your Child and the Teething Process

When a child is teething, this time period can affect everyone in the home. Dr. Frandsen, Dr. Dansie and our team want to help you keep your baby and yourself as comfortable as possible by helping you to better understand teething and the common signs. We review the process of receiving baby teeth and signs… Read more »

Banishing Bad Breath

If you’ve ruined a first date with bad breath, that’s something you shouldn’t ever need to experience again. It’s tough, deflating to your self-esteem, and just no fun. But the good news is that you don’t have to experience it again. There could be a way to make sure that you have great breath, even… Read more »

Getting Rid of Wisdom Teeth

When it’s time to get rid of your wisdom teeth, do you know what to expect? A lot of people expect some serious pain and a week of laying in bed while eating pudding and watching That 70s Show reruns. While recovery time is definitely a part of your treatment, there’s a lot more that… Read more »

Dental Issues: Toothaches

Are you familiar with the oral health risks associated with leaving teeth untreated? Even if you practice effective oral health care, it is possible that damage is occurring underneath the surface. Thus, it is important to always visit your dentist for routine check-ups and examinations to determine if any damage has occurred. In situations where… Read more »

Threats to Your White Teeth Come in Many Foods

If you are looking to keep your teeth white and bright for years to come, then we have tips to share with you! Time and age can cause your teeth to fade and lose their time. However, many foods can darken or stain your teeth that you may be consuming each day. To help you… Read more »