Month: March 2020

How Do You Protect Your Smile’s Health From Home?

Many people in our community are staying home and practicing social distancing to help prevent the continued spread of COVID-19. But just because you’re going to be home bound more than usual, doesn’t mean you should neglect your smile! In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentist talks about what steps you can take to help… Read more »

Gum Disease Should Be Treated Immediately

Early stages of gum disease are known as “gingivitis.” You may be familiar with this term. It’s characterized by the chronic inflammation of your gums. You’ll notice spots on your gums become red, swollen, and painful to the touch. This early form of gum disease will get more and more serious over time unless it… Read more »

A Dental Filling Restores Your Tooth Right Away

Cavities are a common oral health problem that almost every individual faces at some point throughout the life of their teeth. By brushing and flossing your teeth every day and visiting your dentist every six months, you can reduce your risk for cavities substantially, but genetics also play a role that may be out of… Read more »

Restore Your Smile’s Youth with a Crown or Bridge

Nothing will age your smile faster than decayed or missing teeth. When your teeth suffer damage from bacterial infections, they become weathered and they don’t function as well. If one or more of your teeth have become seriously infected by bacteria, it’s time to choose a restorative solution. Options like dental crowns and bridges can… Read more »