Do You Have Blotchy Teeth Because of Fluorosis? Here Are Some Tips

If you have white or brown splotches on your teeth, there is no need to worry. Oftentimes, this is the result of fluorosis, which is a condition that occurs when the teeth are exposed to too much fluoride. This can make the teeth unattractive. Fortunately, there are dental treatments our... Read more »

Create an Improved Oral Health Identity with Teenage Dentistry

As you get older, your teeth will begin to slide into their permanent positions within your dental profile. As a teen, the last set of your teeth, your wisdom teeth, will appear. If that wasn’t enough stress for your dental health, a host of other issues can leave you stressed... Read more »

Can’t Brush? Eat a Healthy Meal!

It’s the 21st Century and despite all the modern conveniences, we seem to be busier than ever. Small wonder then, that clean mouths and teeth might become an afterthought with everything else vying for our attention. That is especially true when we are at work or at school. Nothing is... Read more »

Improved Comfort With Sedation Dentistry

If you often become nervous, or even anxious, before a dental appointment, we urge you to ask Drs. Sanders, Fuller, Land, and Land about sedation dentistry in Eagle River, Alaska. Our dentists and team are committed to helping you feel calm and relaxed in the dental chair. Dr. Sanders, Dr.... Read more »

Overcoming Oral Emergencies

Caring for your smile has never been easier. With all of the wonderful dental treatments available to you, most dental restorations you may need are just an office visit away. However, if you should suffer an oral emergency due to an accident or injury, replying with caution and preparation are... Read more »

A Significant Tongue Injury May Need Timely First Aid

A minor tongue injury, from accidentally biting yourself when eating or chewing gum rarely causes significant damage to the soft tissues. Unfortunately, there are other times when an oral trauma or sports accident causes more significant damage to the tongue. In a situation like this, you will need to take... Read more »

Amalgam Fillings Can Be Used to Repair a Molar Chipped by Unconscious Night Grinding

Unresolved, chronic stress can have several ancillary symptoms. This can often include unconsciously grinding your teeth at night. Without the protection of a quality dental guard, this could very easy cause a chip on one of the molars in the back of your mouth. Sometimes a chipped area of tooth... Read more »

How You Can Cope With Dental Anxiety

Did you know that there are several things you might be able to do to protect your oral health? For instance, you’ve probably heard that you should brush your pearly whites twice a day for two minutes at a time. It’s also important that you floss your every day and... Read more »

Use Teeth Whitening to Attack Deep Stains and Discolorations in Your Teeth

Although brushing and flossing are extremely effective for maintaining your oral health, they may not be the best option for whitening your smile. Instead, try teeth whiteners. With teeth whiteners, you can attack deep stains and discolorations in your teeth. The highest quality tooth whitening system you can try is... Read more »

Why Root Canals Are Necessary

Root canals are necessary because if the pulp of a tooth is infected, you could end up losing the entire tooth. The pulp of a tooth, which is a soft area within a tooth that contains blood vessels, connective tissues, and the nerve endings, can be removed and the tooth... Read more »