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 »

Can Dentures Improve Your Tooth Loss?

Our team wants to help you have the oral health and beautiful smile you want, and this can involve replacing missing teeth that have affected the look and function of your mouth. You may find that dentures are a great method to replace moderate or large areas of tooth loss. Dr. Pedar Didriksen offers two… Read more »

All About the Facts of Restorative Dentistry

Do you want a strong and successful oral health but you currently suffer from one or more dental problems? If so, you will likely need to take advantage of restorative dentistry. Restorative dentistry is a branch of dentistry that specializes in treating dental issues and then rehabilitating the teeth, gums and mouth to restore full… Read more »

The Difference with Composite Fillings

Composite dental fillings can often improve the appearance and effects of a visible cavity that has appeared on a prominent tooth, preventing changes to the cosmetic appearance and and additional tooth damage. We are happy to provide further information on composite dental fillings and what you can expect from their placement on a tooth. Composites… Read more »

Outlining the Basics of Toothbrush Care

  Beautiful smiles begin with tooth brushing techniques. Not only should you employ adequate toothbrush tactics and use the right tools, but you also need to make sure that you are cleaning your toothbrush as well. The toothbrush will not be able to function effectively if it is contaminated in any way, so it’s important… Read more »

How Smoking Can Affect Your Oral Health

Are you a smoker? If so, you probably already know the dangers it can pose on your body. But do you know the dangers the habit can pose on your smile and oral health? Well, our , Dr. , is happy to tell you all about them. That way you understand all of the effects… Read more »

Fighting Tooth Sensitivity at Home

Tooth sensitivity can be a major pain . . . literally! But don’t fret: an achy tooth doesn’t have to be throbby forever. There are some lifestyle changes and things you can do at home to help the relief of your sore, painful teeth. You can treat mild to moderate tooth sensitivity with some products… Read more »

Helpful Tips for Halloween

It is never too late to set up a Halloween checklist to make sure your smile can have a Spooktacular season. You can still enjoy the foods and snacks you love, but just remember to exercise caution to limit your intake of harmful ingredients. For additional help consider the following: – Prepare a candy plan… Read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with a Dental Bridge

Are you missing a tooth – or multiple teeth, perhaps? Then you’ll likely want to return to the strong and stunning smile you deserve. One fantastic option to consider is a dental bridge. And what is that exactly? A dental bridge consists of an attractive replacement tooth that is fused to a dental crown on… Read more »