Did you know that 5 million teeth are knocked out each year during sports activities? That‚Äôs a whole lot of teeth lost! Studies also show that if you’re involved in a contact sport and you aren’t wearing a mouthguard, you are 60 times more likely to sustain a dental injury. Read our blog post to learn about our winter sports mouthguard special!
There are more product options than ever for the modern-day consumer, and there‚Äôs no exception to that when it comes to picking out a toothbrush. Read our blog for a look at the differences between soft and firm toothbrushes so you can make a smart choice for your smile.
At Smiles Dental, our passion is written right there in our name; we‚Äôre thrilled to be in the business of helping people smile! We love our work, and we do all we can to make your trips to the dentist‚Äôs office positive experiences. Read our blog post to find our convenient locations in Washington and Oregon.
If going to the dentist makes you nervous, you’re not alone. Most patients have dental anxiety to some degree, even if it’s just “butterflies” in the stomach. Read our blog post to see how we help our patients feel relaxed and comfortable when they visit us.
If you experience severe tooth pain when chewing or biting down, or if you have a tooth that is very sensitive to hot and cold temperatures, you might be a candidate for a root canal. Read our blog post for root canal details. Contact us if you are experiencing pain!
Your spit probably doesn’t seem like it’s that big of a deal, but it actually is. While nobody gives much thought to their saliva, our bodies would not be able to function well without it. Read our blog post to learn about the important role of saliva in maintaining your oral health.
Teenagers have enough to worry about without adding tradition metal braces into the mix. Now, they don‚Äôt have to deal with the hassle of flashy brackets and wires that bring unwanted attention. Read our blog post about our clear-aligner, teeth-straightening therapy, now on special!
Check out our blog post for a list of the most common reasons why a filling might fall out. We also explain what to do if your filling falls out. Our team is here to help in case of a dental emergency. Come visit us today!
Do you think you know a lot about toothbrushes? If so, it‚Äôs time to test your knowledge. The more you know about toothbrushes the better, so our [practice_name] team has provided the following toothbrush quiz for you: Question No. 1: Should you use a toothbrush with soft bristles or hard bristles? Answer: You should always … Continued
When you think of dental issues, what comes to mind? Is your first thought cavities, tooth decay, or losing a tooth? Granted, these are issues that should be addressed, but did you know that swollen gums is another problem that individuals have to cope with? Sadly, swollen gums are typically caused by one of several … Continued