Your Aching Tooth May Need A Root Canal

austin root canalWe recently discussed how a metal-free filling can help stop tooth decay and protect your smile. But what if your tooth develops an infection or abscess, and begins to hurt? To stop your aches and prevent tooth loss, you may need an endodontic treatment known as a root canal. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will explain how we treat infections and preserve smiles!

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Keep Smiles Safe From Cavities This Halloween

halloween cavitiesHalloween is a fun time, we get to dress up in costumes, and even take our kids trick or treating. But there is a downside: cavities. When people of all ages consume large amounts of sweets, this could increase the risk of tooth decay, and with it, painful toothaches and other complications. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will look at what you can do to protect your family’s smiles!

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How Our Porcelain Veneers Can Help You

Design of veneer being placed on tooth.Do you remember picture day in school growing up? Every year, everyone would be called to the cafeteria, gym, auditorium, what have you, and line up waiting anxiously for their photo to be taken. You step up to the tape marked on the floor, turn the angles the photographer wanted, smile, and be done with it. However, it never happened that simply. You would smile, and the photographer would remark something along the lines of “smile big, show your teeth,” and that is when panic set in.

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