The Quest to Become an Oral Hygiene Superstar

The quest to become an oral hygiene superstar has begun once more. The ringing in of the new year means a new opportunity to right all wrongs from the previous year and outperform all previous achievements. Even if your oral health was spectacular last year, there may still be areas in which you can improve…. Read more »

Don’t Neglect Your Smile

Our dentists at want your year’s end to be a smooth and successful transition to the new one that awaits. We encourage you to once more reassess your oral health care habits to ensure you are doing everything you can to keep your smile as healthy and as happy as it can be. Don’t neglect… Read more »

Dental Emergencies: First Response

Even if you keep up with your oral hygiene and visit at least twice a year for your routine checkups, accidents can happen. Knowing what to do in an emergency can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. Because of this, Drs. Jensen and Kirkegaard are happy to give tips for common dental… Read more »

What Can Cosmetic Dentistry Do for You?

Have you ever wondered what the benefits of cosmetic dentistry are? If you wanted to remove a bad tooth and replace it with a better one, is it possible? The answer is yes. Thanks to cutting-edge advances in science and technology, most cosmetic services can give you back a natural looking smile that in some… Read more »

The Tooth-Healthy Snacks to Put in Your Child’s Lunchbox

Did you know there are snacks you can put in your child’s lunchbox that can help your child grow into the strong and healthy smile they deserve? Well, it’s true! Along with keeping up on oral hygiene and visiting the dentist, Dr. , it’s important to maintain a healthy and balanced diet. So, to help… Read more »

Replacing Knocked-Out Teeth with Dental Implants

Getting a tooth knocked out of your mouth is a traumatic experience. It’s painful and can have lasting effects. If the tooth cracks or fractures the wrong way, it may not be repairable. In cases like this, your dentist, Dr. , often recommends extracting the remnants of the tooth from the socket. Later, can start… Read more »

Factors to Consider When Shopping for a New Toothpaste

The American Dental Association recommends that you brush your teeth twice a day as part of an effective oral hygiene routine. Adding toothpaste to your toothbrush will help make brushing more efficient at cleaning the surfaces of your teeth. When shopping for a new toothpaste in , , your dentist, Dr. , offers these key… Read more »

What is an Abscessed Tooth?

If you neglect your oral health, you put your teeth at risk for infection. If they become infected, the infection can cause what’s known as an abscessed tooth. An abscessed tooth is technically defined as an infection as the root of your tooth, between the gum and tooth. These types of infections are serious and… Read more »

Mouthwash: Which one is Right for You?

Mouthwash is a great tool to use if you’re interested in keeping bacteria away from your teeth. However, with so many kinds of mouthwash available, how do you choose one that best meets your needs? For instance, did you know that some mouthwashes can actually fight off bad breath, tooth decay, and even bad breath?… Read more »

Tips to Maintain Your Toothbrush

Daily brushing is one of the most important habits to preserve your oral health. But if you don’t take care of your brush, it can end up being ineffective at cleaning your mouth and preserving your health. We recommend the following tips to care for your toothbrush so it cleans your teeth well for as… Read more »