We Are Open – Safety is Our Top Priority!
We’ve reopened in accordance with CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly resume seeing our patients for regular dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.
You’ve been brushing your teeth for so many years that you can probably do it half asleep at the bathroom counter, and probably sometimes do! However, repetitious activities often become automatic, so you may not be getting enough benefit from your oral hygiene regimen. Even though it takes only a few minutes to brush, floss, and rinse properly, we all…Continue reading
Straight teeth make for a nice smile. If you feel self-conscious about your smile, you have another option besides braces with brackets and wires that stand out. Invisalign’s clear aligner trays offer a discrete way to correct a variety of orthodontic issues. If you want to learn more, keep reading or call our dental practice to schedule a consultation. What…Continue reading
Sleep apnea is a common sleep problem that often goes undiagnosed and untreated. The American Sleep Apnea Association estimates that at least 22 million Americans have sleep apnea. Even though there are easy treatment options available as close as your local dentist’s office, many people don’t get treatment because they don’t know why they feel so tired every day. Many…Continue reading
One of the unanticipated side effects of the coronavirus pandemic could be cracked teeth. According to an article recently featured in The New York Times, dentists have noticed an increase in the number of patients coming into their practices with complaints of jaw pain, tooth sensitivity and migraines. These complaints correlated with the early days of the shutdown. Since practices…Continue reading
Your mouth is probably the most overworked and underappreciated part of your body. No matter your activity, your mouth is probably involved. Since it’s the port of entry for your entire body, it’s vital to keep your teeth and gums as healthy as possible, which will improve both your oral health and your physical health. Poor dental health has been…Continue reading
Can Dental Implants Restore My Smile? If you’re one of the millions of adults who are embarrassed by missing or damaged teeth, then dental implants can be the solution for restoring your smile and your self-confidence. The CDC states that the majority of adults between the ages of 20 and 64 have lost at least one permanent tooth. Of those…Continue reading
The early stages of gingivitis might not produce any noticeable symptoms at all. As it develops into later-stage gum disease, however, it can cause receding gums, bleeding gums and the eventual loss of teeth because of inflammation and destruction of gums and underlying bone structure. Treating gingivitis during its early stages is essential to preventing these problems. At our dental…Continue reading
At our dental practice, we know that you and your family may someday be looking for the best emergency dental care near Shelton. Our team of skilled dental professionals can provide you with the most practical and compassionate help for a wide range of emergency needs involving severe pain or trauma to the teeth, gums or jaw. We specialize in…Continue reading