The Brushing Habits that Don’t Help Your Smile

There are some brushing habits that you might have picked up that seem reasonable and helpful. However, most of the time that is not the case. In fact, there are a few common habits that many people have that don’t quite do much for the smile. Dr. is happy to talk about those things. The… Read more »

Treatments for Cavity Prevention

It is important to take care of your teeth, so they can continue to function effectively for the rest of your life. If dental erosion is allowed to occur, a hole will form in your teeth known as a cavity, which can leave you susceptible to infection and pulp damage. If left untreated, tooth loss… Read more »

Laser Dentistry and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Are you aware that lasers can be used in a host of oral health care procedures to improve your smile? Not only have lasers been proven beneficial in many procedures, but they can reach levels of precision that were once only dreamed of. Many dental treatments such as root canals and dental fillings require cleaning… Read more »

If You’re Pregnant, You Need to Care for Your Smile

Unfortunately, pregnancy can take a toll on your body, especially your smile. This is why it’s strongly recommended to care for your teeth and gums while you grow your little bun in your oven. To help you do so, Dr. and our dental team have some tips and information for you. Our first recommendation is… Read more »

Endodontics Can Help Your Oral Health

If you are looking for a specialist when it comes to dentistry, then you have come to the right place! Here at Prairie Dental Center in , , we specialize in endodontics and are happy to give you all the information about our practice, so you can feel confident with us. Endodontics is a vital… Read more »

Increased Focus on Your Flossing Technique Can Help Reduce Your Chances of Suffering from Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious inflammation and potential infection that can easily be prevented by good oral hygiene practices. This calls for following the American Dental Associations recommendation to brush twice and floss once each day. Consistency and technique are extremely important to the overall effectiveness of your daily oral hygiene routine. The ideal flossing… Read more »

Long-Term Chronic Gum Disease Consequences

Gum disease might be more prevalent in the American population than most people think. It is sometimes put off as a minor oral health affliction, when in fact it can pose some serious consequences to your mouth and even your medical health. The American Dental Association has estimated that nearly 47% of Americans over the… Read more »

3 Common Oral Health Risks Everybody Should Avoid

Are you doing enough to ensure your smile will remain safe for many years to come? Although brushing and flossing every day are extremely beneficial, there are plenty of health risks you should also be aware of. Listed below are three common oral health risks everybody should avoid: Tough or extremely chewy foods: – If… Read more »

The Function of Your Missing Teeth Can Be Replicated by a Removable Partial

If you’ve lost multiple teeth in one area of your mouth, it can severely limit your ability to chew and process food. Sometimes Dr. can restore these missing teeth with oral surgeries and dental implants. However, if you aren’t comfortable with the invasiveness of these treatment, might recommend fitting you for a custom partial denture…. Read more »

Reestablish Your Smile with a Dental Implant

Are you missing one or more of your teeth from your smile? Do you wish to have a beautiful, fully functional smile once again? Ask our dentists about dental implants in , . Dental implants restore not only the tooth, but the tooth root. Implants are made up of three parts: a titanium screw, a… Read more »