Fluoride For Your Family’s Smiles
Published: August 14, 2019
Fluoride is one of the best ways to keep teeth strong, healthy, and protected against decay. But what is fluoride? Who needs it? How much do they need? We know you have questions, but don’t worry… the team at our dental office in Silverdale is here to answer them. What Is Fluoride? Tooth decay is […]Read More
Which is The Right Floss For You?
Published: July 26, 2019
It’s not uncommon to hear your dentist in Silverdale talk about the importance of flossing. In fact, flossing is a crucial part of any proper oral hygiene routine. This simple act helps remove bacteria and food particles that brushing alone just can’t touch, and helps reduce the risk of cavities. But there are many different […]Read More
The Surprising Summer Activity That Can Harm Your Teeth
Published: July 19, 2019
Swimming is a popular summertime activity, and it’s good for you too! It’s a great form of cardiovascular exercise, it’s easy on the joints, and it’s a sweet way to cool off on those hot days. But the team at our Silverdale dental office knows that there could be some harm lurking in your pool […]Read More
Why It’s Wise to Consider Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Removed
Published: June 19, 2019
Nobody wants to hear that they have to have surgery. But when it comes to wisdom teeth, around 90% of Americans have had theirs removed. The treatment is pretty easy, but why is it such a common procedure? At our dental office in Silverdale, we have the scoop on why so many people have their […]Read More
The Importance of Healthy Gums
Published: June 7, 2019
Often we think of a healthy mouth as straight, white teeth. But the truth is, a healthy mouth goes beyond our smiles. Our gums are easily overlooked when it comes to talking about our oral health. However, our gums are crucial to not only our mouths but to our overall health. At our dental office […]Read More
Your Guide to Understanding Cosmetic Dentistry
Published: May 23, 2019
Any dentist, along with everyone at our Silverdale dental office, will tell you that one of the most gratifying, tear-jerking moments we have doing what we do is when someone’s smile and life is improved, and they become more confident. One of the areas of dental care that allow us the tools and treatments to […]Read More
Pregnancy & Dental Care: Is it Still Safe?
Published: May 14, 2019
To all of the expectant mothers out there, both current and potential patients, everyone at our Silverdale dental office wants to say, “Congratulations!” Whether you’re a new parent experiencing every special moment for the very first time, or a seasoned parental pro who knows exactly how this all goes, it’s essential not to put off […]Read More
How Do You Know If You Have a Tooth Abscess?
Published: April 22, 2019
An abscessed tooth is an infection that has worked its way deep into the tooth, the root, and even the bone. This causes pus to fill up the area, and it can be very painful. If left untreated, an abscess can cause serious problems or even require an extraction. That’s why our dental office in […]Read More
Oral Cancer Awareness
Published: April 11, 2019
Every April, the dental community recognizes Oral Cancer Awareness Month to educate our patients and neighbors on this scary, and sometimes deadly, disease. In fact, oral cancer kills one person every hour, every day. More than 50,000 people are diagnosed every year. At our dental office in Silverdale, we want to do our part and […]Read More
I’m Missing a Tooth. What Should I Do?
Published: March 28, 2019
Sometimes no matter how much we take care of our teeth, they get damaged and injured or become susceptible to decay and deterioration. This means a tooth can come loose and eventually fall out… if it didn’t get knocked out due to a trauma like a car or sports accident. If you’re missing a tooth, […]Read More