Dental Treatments for Old Teeth

Dental treatments for old teeth are very similar to dental treatments in our younger days, but we simply must do a little extra. Our teeth age and weaken over time just as the rest of our bodies do. As long as we continue to practice safe and effective oral health care habits, our smiles can… Read more »

Identifying the Underlying Source of Tooth Sensitivity Will Improve Treatment Success

A stinging pain when you eat or drink certain foods can certainly be a nuisance. Most people with tooth sensitivity complain of discomfort when consuming hot, cold, sweet, or acidic things. While you might find some temporary relief from using a specially formulated toothpaste, chances are the underlying cause of the sensitivity will persist. By… Read more »

Toothbrush: 10 Things You Should Know

Proper dental hygiene is essential for your oral health. Your toothbrush takes a large role in your oral hygiene routine. Read on for some fun toothbrush facts: Toothbrushes are 5,000 years old. A “chew stick” was used in ancient civilizations to remove food from teeth. Chew sticks were thin twigs with a frayed end. Toothbrushes… Read more »

Acidic Foods and Drinks Can Cause Enamel Erosion

Your tooth enamel is made of a matrix of mineral crystals. The density of the microscopic minerals gives your teeth the strength to bite, chew, and grind food. At the same time, it also reduces your chances of developing tooth decay and sensitivity. Consuming acidic foods and beverages on a regular basis can erode the… Read more »

How CEREC® Crowns can Help You and Your Smile

CEREC® crowns can help you and your smile. If you are suffering from a broken or irregular tooth, CEREC same-day crowns can help. Even if your tooth only experienced a minor curvature or crack, it can be restored with the sealing ability of same-day dental crowns. If you wish to set out in style this… Read more »

You Should Not Delay in Having a Loose Bridge Examined

Your dentist, Dr. Cameron Clark, designed your new dental bridge from durable materials that are not susceptible to the bacterial effects of tooth decay. At the same time, gum disease can still pose a serious threat to the long-term integrity of your dental bridge in Kalispell, Montana. When plaque and residual food particles are not… Read more »