Toothaches and Their Effect on Your Dental Health

Can teeth with toothaches be repaired and saved? The answer is yes, but on many occasions, individuals who do not receive regular checkups and examinations to determine if toothaches may be present or if your teeth are at a greater risk for tooth loss or a potential tooth extraction. If... Read more »

Teeth and Gums 101: Dental Sealants

Have you ever wished it was easier to keep your teeth safe from the hazards of cavities and tooth decay? Although following daily oral health care habits such as brushing and flossing are extremely effective in keeping oral health risks at bay, it is conceivable to suffer from bad techniques... Read more »

Can Gum Be Used to Clean Your Mouth?

Whether sugarless gum is good for your oral health is a hotly debated topic. Although individuals with jaw disorders should not be chewing gum, there is evidence to suggest that benefits can be had from chewing gum, especially after meals. Can gum be used to clean your mouth? Consider the... Read more »

What Do You Know about Dental Fillings?

If your smile has been damaged by a cavity or two, keep your mouth safe with dental fillings. If cavities are left unchecked, they can lead to infections within your tooth, which can turn into tooth loss and an oral health letdown. If you should still end up with a... Read more »

A Decayed and Severely Fractured Tooth Might Require a Bridge Restoration

A tooth that has been severely compromised by a large, untreated cavity is at heightened risk of a dental fracture. Should this occur, the damage to the tooth might be so severe that our Mill Creek General Dentistry’s dentist might not be able to repair the tooth with a root... Read more »

You Should Only Use Whitening Toothpaste That Has Earned the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance

The surfaces of your tooth enamel have microscopic textures and pores. When you consume certain foods like chocolate and dark berries or drink dark beverages, tiny dark elements can adhere to the surfaces of your teeth. This is even more of an issue if you use tobacco products on a... Read more »

Endodontic Therapy 101

When many people hear they need to restore their teeth with endodontic therapy, they oftentimes cringe. However, this is often the case because they’re not sure what the treatment entails. If you’re one of these people, Dr. Kerry Olszewski and our dental team would like to give you some information... Read more »

A Crown Might Be Needed to Repair a Dental Fracture

Dental fractures can be caused in several different ways. They are more likely to occur for people who grind their teeth at night, use their teeth as tools, or who have a bad habit of nibbling on objects. When a chip occurs, you are likely to feel heightened sensitivity in... Read more »

Restoring Beautiful Smiles through Cosmetic Dentistry

Though cosmetic dentistry is used in many cases to restore the aesthetics of a patient’s smile, it blends with other forms of dentistry designed to repair teeth that have cracked, fractured, broken, or chipped. This type of dentistry can also be used to replace teeth that have had to be... Read more »

The Many Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry features many benefits and styles to fix, repair, or replace nearly any abnormality or oral health ailment you may have. Because there are so many types of treatments, your exact desires can be implemented to give you the look you have been waiting for. Let the benefits of... Read more »