How to Keep Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape During Holiday Parties

The holidays are a great time to spend time with family and feel the joy and excitement all around. Unfortunately, it’s oftentimes not too exciting for the smile. This is because there are many things that can threaten and harm it. So, we know the holidays haven’t quite arrived, but... Read more »

A Dentist’s Attention Will Be Needed to Treat a Missing Dental Crown

Dental crowns are typically bonded to their anchoring abutment with a very strong dental adhesive. This provides the necessary hold to fully restore the tooth’s function in your mouth. Yet there are sometimes when a hard blow to the face or poor oral health practices can weaken the bond between... Read more »

How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy

Keeping a great oral health routine doesn’t have to be difficult! Here are some things to consider as you evaluate your daily dental care routine. First: Are you brushing twice a day, every day, for 2 minutes per session? This is necessary to make sure you are getting your teeth... Read more »

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 »