Category: Preventive Dentistry

Do You Have Questions About Deep Cleanings?

Every six months you should have a routine dental cleaning to remove plaque and safeguard your smile. However, for those at risk of developing gingivitis or gum disease, we may recommend a deep cleaning for our Richfield, MN, patients. Do you have questions about our deep cleanings? What makes them different from normal cleaning visits?

Don’t Let Tooth Decay Impact Your Holiday

Many of our favorite holiday foods contain ingredients that promote tooth decay. However, instead of avoiding these items completely, we want to make sure our Richfield, MN, patients enjoy their meal without putting their smile at risk. Don’t let tooth decay ruin your Thanksgiving celebration!

Will An Oral Appliance Stop TMJ And Bruxism?

When people develop TMJ disorder (also known as TMD) and bruxism (chronic teeth grinding) the health of their smile suffers. In addition, they often report an array of uncomfortable symptoms. In order to help our Richfield, MN, patients, we may offer treatment with a custom-made oral appliance.

Are You Ready For National Dental Hygiene Month?

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, which means now is the perfect time to talk about keeping your smile healthy and bright. From routine homecare to regular visits with your Richfield, MN, dentist, there are ways to help safeguard your teeth and gums from tooth decay and gum disease.

How Do I Brush And Floss Properly?

Seeing us for routine checkups and cleanings helps our Richfield, MN, patients maintain healthy smiles. However, that alone isn’t enough. Caring for your smile from home is essential for maintaining good oral hygiene and avoiding the onset of tooth decay and gum disease.

Protecting Smiles From The Terror Of Tooth Decay

Right now, your children are probably eager for Halloween and trying to figure out what they’ll dress up like. We love Halloween too, but as dental professionals we also understand that consuming excessive amounts of candy means a higher risk of tooth decay. How do we protect little smiles in Richfield, MN?

How Do We Stop Grinding Our Teeth?

When we grind out teeth, we increase the risk of serious oral health complications. In addition, we can drive our significant others insane and cost them good sleep. Fortunately, using preventive dentistry our team provides comfortable and minimally invasive solutions to bruxism for our Richfield, MN, patients.