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 »

The Signs That Tell You’re a Sufferer of Sleep Apnea

If you think you might be a victim of sleep apnea, it’s time to find out for sure. The sooner you know, the sooner you can treat it and return to the healthy and functional life you deserve. Now, you can always schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Cameron Clark, or your primary care… Read more »

Treat Your Dental Implant Like a Tooth

Our team at Northwest Center for Dentistry is pleased to offer dental implants to address tooth loss and help patients regain healthy, beautiful smiles. If you are unfamiliar with dental implants, we can provide further information about these amazing dental restorations. We encourage you to clean and care for your dental implant as you would… Read more »

Signify Your Superb Smile With Chewing Gum

Due to several health risks often associated with a lack of saliva in your mouth, it is important to consider using cleaning utensils that can help produce additional saliva. Did you know that chewing gum has been shown to help produce additional saliva? The truth is that chewing gum is one of the best tools… Read more »

The Basics: Dental Crowns

Would you like to give yourself a smile makeover without having to remove any of your teeth and replace them with reliable prosthetics? If so, it may be possible to save a tooth by applying a dental crown. A dental crown restoration consists of applying a material on all sides of a tooth down to… Read more »

Dental Trauma Can Sometimes Cause a Toothache

Youth sports often come with the increased risk of suffering a blow to the face or head. At the same time some young athletes also have a bad habit of not wearing their protective mouth guard at the necessary times. In some of these cases a blow to the face can impact a tooth without… Read more »

Reverse Poor Oral Hygiene with Halitosis Treatment/Prevention

Building a better smile routinely consists of making the right decisions, both with your cleaning habits and your day-to-day choices. You will need to inspect your oral health as well as overall healthcare habits and make adjustments as necessary. This often includes honing your skills to provide better oral health care. Not only do you… Read more »

Keep Your Smile and Body Healthy Using These Tips

Most of us have heard the importance of keeping a healthy diet for a healthy body. However, did you know that having a such a diet can keep your smile healthy too? Yes, it’s true! Healthy foods are essential to a healthy smile, as well as having a proper oral hygiene routine. To help you… Read more »