Cleaning Tricks for Your Dentures

If you’ve replaced your missing teeth with dentures in , , then it’s important to do all you can to keep them in top-notch condition. If you keep them clean and pristine, there is a high chance they will last for many years. So, to help you take good care of your dentures, your dentist,… Read more »

Tricks for Treating Your Periodontal Disease at Home

Do you have gum disease in , ? If so, it’s important to receive treatment right away. The first step you need to take is visiting your dentist, Dr. Kenneth Klassen or Dr. Wendy Quiroz, for a dental cleaning and exam. The cleaning will help eliminate the plaque and hardened tartar that irritate and infect… Read more »

The Powerful Benefits of Sugarless Gum

This holiday season, give yourself and loved ones the gift of a healthy smile. If you would like to add an additional layer of protection into your dental hygiene practice, you might consider chewing sugarless gum after meals. The powerful benefits of sugarless gum include fighting cavities and decreasing the risk of gum disease. Although… Read more »

Can You Benefit From Dental Implants?

At , we understand that you’re busy, and that saving time is something most people strive to do. Historically, many dental treatments have required two or more visits to complete—but did you know that modern dentistry has made it possible for our team to finish many treatments in a single day? In fact, sometimes, even… Read more »

Tooth Discoloration in Children: The Facts

Seeing a child grin at you is a great feeling—but how would you feel if you noticed your child’s teeth changing colors? Fortunately, there are a few things you could consider doing after you’ve diagnosed the root of the issue. But your child’s tooth discoloration can actually be caused by a number of issues. What… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Your Smile

Tooth decay is a legitimate concern for children and adults alike. Preventing cavities is always better than treating them. If you would like a little extra protection against cavities for yourself or your child, ask Dr. Klassen and Dr. Quiroz about dental sealants in , . Dental sealant is a thin coating of plastic material… Read more »

Using Partial Dentures to Restore Decayed Teeth

Occasionally a patient who has suffered from rampant tooth decay come in with multiple teeth decayed beyond recovery. This can result in the loss of several important teeth in the area, requiring a restorative treatment to restore their smile to full function. If you are in a situation like this, Dr. may recommend extracting the… Read more »

How to Have Healthy Gums

Healthy gums are a huge part of how healthy the rest of your body is. While it may not seem obvious at first, the health of your gums has a correlation to your systemic health as well. Did you know that poor gum health puts you at risk for heart disease and cancer? That’s why… Read more »

Brushing your Teeth with a Whitening Toothpaste Can Remove Minor Surface Stains and Maintain Your White Smile

If the teeth in your smile have been yellowed by the passage of time or your enjoyment of dark foods and beverages, it can leave you feeling socially awkward. In a situation like this, there are several different options that our dentists, Dr. Kenneth Klassen and Dr. Wendy Quiroz might suggest. Brushing your teeth with… Read more »

A Missing Filling Needs Timely Treatment and Repair

A dental filling is intended to repair a small-to-medium-sized cavity for a long time. However, filling rarely last forever, and larger, older fillings are even more likely to fall out. Sometimes you might even be able to notice a filling that is about to go bad. Common symptoms include an increased sensitivity, pain when chewing,… Read more »