Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

A Basic Dental Filling Can Often Be Applied to Treat a Minor Cavity

Each of your routine dental checkups plays a critical role in helping you maintain a healthy mouth in the long term. These bi-annual appointments include a professional dental cleaning as well as a comprehensive oral exam. If our dentist finds a problem area she will help you understand your treatment... Read more »

Problems With Gum Disease Can Often Linked to Poor Oral Hygiene Habits

Remembering to brush your teeth twice each day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste is essential for cleaning plaque and food residue from the surfaces and contours of your teeth. Your daily routine also needs to include thoroughly flossing between each of your teeth and along the gumline at... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Dentures

Are you familiar with the benefits that dentures can provide for your smile? If you have any lost or missing teeth, several oral health risks will arise including issues with your jaw, your face, your oral hygiene and your bite stability. To help correct issues associated with missing teeth, consider... Read more »

Oral Health Care: Dental Bonding

Are you aware of all the benefits that a dental bonding procedure can provide? Through dental bonding treatments, cosmetic alternatives to dental amalgams exist to ensure that resin composites are placed on teeth to cover up any decay and cavities that may be present. Furthermore, dental bonding can be used... Read more »

The Top Qualities of Dental Crowns

Are you interested in learning about the top qualities of dental crowns? If so, you are in the right place! Dental crowns are an asset in the world of dentistry for restoring oral health and improving your smile. Our dentist, Dr. Kerry Olszewski in Mill Creek, Washington, cares about your... Read more »

Whitening Your Teeth Can Be Easy

There are some procedures in the world of dentistry that are simple and easy to improve your smile. One example is a teeth-whitening procedure. Having your teeth whitened by a professional can be a healthy way to enhance the appearance of your smile. Our dentist, Dr. Kerry Olszewski with Mill... Read more »