What Are the Benefits of a Teeth Cleaning?

Your professional dental cleaning and exam appointments are very beneficial for you, your smile, and your entire oral health. They can help you in a myriad of ways. In fact, they can help you in ways you’ve never thought of before! This is why you should be excited about your upcoming appointments. To explain a… Read more »

Holiday Season Tips

The holiday season begins with Halloween next week. Along with Halloween comes the advent of numerous temptations to your smile, including oral health risks such as tooth decay and dental erosion that can arise due to the excessive consumption of sugary sweets. Furthermore, numerous products that are Halloween staples can easily chip and crack your… Read more »

Advice for Healthy Teeth and Dental Crowns

We stand by the outstanding work we do in our office, and an oral crown from Dr. can be counted on to last for years to come. However, each oral cavity is one-of-a-kind, and everyone experiences different things, so crowns occasionally need to be replaced or repaired. Here are some tips you can follow to… Read more »

Scaling and Root Planing For Your Gums

You may have gum disease and not know it. Gum disease is often painless in the initial stages, and you might not know that you have a problem until you notice that your gums are tender, bleeding or swollen, or have begun to turn red. You may also experience bad breath and loose teeth. Gum… Read more »

Ensuring Your Child’s Dental Appointment Goes Smoothly

For many parents, a child’s dental appointment is a source of stress. This may be because it’s the child’s first time, or perhaps you or your child have had less-than-happy experiences in the past. We at would like to assure you that we will do everything possible to create the best experience for you. That’s… Read more »

Dental Jokes to Ease Dental Anxiety

Do you suffer from dental anxiety? understands, and we want to do all we can to ensure that you feel comfortable and safe at our office. We find that among many things, telling jokes can help our patients feel more relaxed. And sometimes, the cornier the jokes, the better. If you are worried about your… Read more »

Mouthwash and Your Smile

Is mouthwash simply a utensil to freshen your breath, or are its functions much more than that? Can mouthwash upgrade your oral health? The truth is that it really depends on the mouthwash that you select. Not all types of mouthwash are the same, nor are they all designed with the same purpose in mind…. Read more »

Having a Fluoride Treatment During Your Dental Checkup Can Help Prevent Cavities

Your routine dental checkup at is designed to clean your teeth and monitor the overall health of your mouth. If Drs. Frandsen and Dansie find a problem or has a concern, they will help you understand the most applicable treatment or preventative measures. If our dentists have a concern about the strength and overall health… Read more »

A Little Wisdom on Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom is hard to come by, but late teenagers might feel it emerging from their gums in the form of teeth. These are called wisdom teeth and, lucky for you, our dentist, Dr. , and our associates have the ability to remove them. Also called the third molars, the wisdom teeth grow into the back… Read more »

The Advantages & Process of Dental Crowns

A dental crown is a tooth-shaped restoration that is placed over the visible portion of tooth to restore its shape, size, strength, or appearance. Drs. Frandsen and Dansie may recommend a dental crown in , , in order to: – Hold a weak tooth together – Restore a broken tooth – Support a dental bridge… Read more »