The Advantages of Aging and Dental Health Treatments

Caring for your smile as you age is essential to ensure your teeth can continue to serve you well for decades to come. If you want your teeth to continue to work effectively and provide you with all the functions and abilities of a full and complete smile, practice effective restoration techniques to eliminate debris… Read more »

Learn More About Toothbrushes

You know that brushing your teeth every day is imperative for ideal oral health. You know the color of your personal toothbrush. But beyond that, how much do you really know about toothbrushes? Keep reading to learn what you’ve been missing. Is a manual or electric toothbrush better? Both manual and electric toothbrushes can effectively… Read more »

Beware Complications From an Untreated Dental Fracture

Tooth enamel can sometimes be chipped or fractured by bad oral habits like chewing on desktop items and crunching on ice. Individuals who use their teeth as tools or grind their teeth while sleeping are also at heightened risk of suffering a fractured tooth. Even if you aren’t experiencing significant pain or sensitivity, you should… Read more »

The Importance of Flossing Tools

In order to lead a healthy and fulfilling life, it’s important to have a healthy smile, which comes from cleaning your mouth every day. If you aren’t already, we urge you to floss on a daily basis with a proper cleaning tool in order to clear away plaque from spaces your toothbrush is too bulky… Read more »

Are You Aware of Which Unhealthy Foods You Should Avoid?

Are you aware of foods to avoid in your diet? Although many foods can do severe damage to your waistline, we often forget to consider the damage they can be doing to your gum line. To help combat this, you can set forth an effective treatment plan to eradicate any conditions that may arise with… Read more »

Dental Appointments Every Six Months?

We’ve all missed dental appointments, but there are those who haven’t been for a check-up in years. These persons are risking serious dental issues. Identifying tooth decay and gum disease early can make the difference between saving a tooth or removing it, resulting in expensive and complicated surgery to fix your smile. So, how much… Read more »

The Basics of Biological Dentistry

Biological dentistry is an approach to dentistry that doesn’t function as a dental specialty as branches such as orthodontics and periodontology do. Rather, it’s a focus on dentistry as a whole that provides a mindful approach to treating the complex relationship between the mouth the body. Biological dentistry is devoted to finding the safest dental… Read more »

Home Remedies for Wisdom Tooth Pain

While there are a few home remedies you can use to treat the pain associated with sore wisdom teeth, these alternatives are not sufficient to replace professional procedures from a licensed practitioner. If you try one or more of these treatments, ensure that you also seek out the support of your dentist. One of the… Read more »

Important Tips About Toothbrushing Techniques

Because brushing your teeth remains one of the most important oral health care treatments you can do, it is important to make sure it is being done effectively. Not only do you need to make sure that you are brushing your teeth at least twice every day, but you also need to make sure you’re… Read more »

Diagnosis: Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

When you come into The Dental Studio, Dr. David S. Peterson will take care of making sure your dental health is on track. Each appointment we schedule includes a baby bottle tooth decay visit, so you can rest assured knowing that your child’s teeth are in the best shape possible. To diagnose whether your child… Read more »