Category: Preventive Dentistry

Healthier Smiles With A Simple Cleaning

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A dental cleaning is about more than just fighting teeth stains and bad breath. Having your teeth regularly cleaned could also help fight serious oral health problems like tooth decay and even gum disease. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will look at two different types of cleanings, and the benefits they offer your… Read more »

Offering A Dental Exam With Precision

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How do you enjoy good oral health and avoid the onset of major oral health issues? One way is with a dental checkup every six months. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will explain the benefits of having your smile examined, as well as the advanced dental technologies we use to offer a checkup… Read more »

Three Ways To Keep Your Child’s Smile Strong

Children’s smiles are often at risk of developing issues like tooth decay. To help keep little smiles strong and avoid the onset of cavities or injuries, we may discuss three unique treatments. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will look at fluoride treatments, dental sealants, and even custom athletic mouthguard to protect smiles of… Read more »

Treating Sleep Apnea Without A CPAP Machine

When you have trouble sleeping, or often feel tired during the day, you could be experiencing the impacts of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). To offer relief and a good night’s rest, we have a treatment option that doesn’t require the use of a CPAP machine. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists discuss our custom… Read more »

The Popping Sensation In Your Jaw Could Mean TMD

When you notice a popping or clicking sensation in your jaw, this could be more than a minor irritant. In fact, this could signal that you have strained jaw joints that need treatment! In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will explain how to recognize TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, and when to contact… Read more »

You Need An Oral Cancer Screening

We want to see you and your family for a checkup and cleaning visit every six months. These visits are essential for keeping smiles of all ages strong and healthy. However, for adults they also offer a chance to screen for oral cancer. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will explain why you need… Read more »

What Does A Toothache Actually Mean?

Have you noticed a tooth that feels sensitive when you eat or drink? Do you have an ache that doesn’t go away after a few days? In these scenarios, your Austin, MN, dentists could recommend a restorative solution to stop discomfort and protect the smile from complications, such as an infected or abscessed tooth!

Recognizing Your Gum Disease Warning Signs

Studies by the Centers for Disease Control show that half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from gum disease. Without treatment, this could mean uncomfortable symptoms and even the potential loss of your natural teeth! In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists want to help you recognize the warning signs of gum disease.

You Should Start Flossing!

When food becomes trapped between the teeth, this could cause serious issues with the health and stability of the smile. Brushing alone cannot remove these particles, so to keep teeth and gums strong, you also need to clean between your smile every evening. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists talk about the importance of… Read more »

Are You Actually Brushing Your Teeth Correctly?

You’re brushing your teeth every day, right? Of course, you are! But, are you doing so correctly? Your Austin, MN, dentists often find that people simply don’t brush their teeth properly which still leaves them at risk for tooth decay and gum disease. Fortunately, we have a few helpful tips in today’s blog!