Is a Bridge for Me?

At we offer bridges or fixed partial dentures for patients with one or more missing teeth. Bridges are permanent and can only be removed by a dentist. Did you know that even one tooth missing will affect your bite and/or speaking? We can restore your bite and your beautiful smile with a bridge. A dental… Read more »

The Facts About Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

If you are raising a child or have raised one, you are definitely aware that there are many things you might need to do to keep your little one healthy and strong. For instance, you could have heard that you should help your kids to be active and spend time outdoors and that you should… Read more »

Make Your Oral Fears Vanish with Dental Sedation

It is perfectly normal to be nervous when it comes to dental procedures. We at in , , understand your concerns. This is why we offer our patients nitrous oxide to help them feel more at ease while being treated by Dr. Torbenson and Dr. Neumann. What is nitrous oxide? Nitrous oxide, sometimes called laughing… Read more »

You Can Maintain Your Smile After a Bleaching Treatment by Brushing with Whitening Toothpaste

When stains are allowed to penetrate deep into tooth enamel, they can be very hard to remove by the whitening products available on store shelves. In many of these instances, the only way to fully whiten your smile is to have Dr. administer a professional bleaching treatment. The potent whitening agents and professional techniques that… Read more »

Avoiding Gum Disease Could Help You Avoid Oral Health Disasters

Let’s face it. No one likes oral health disasters, and make no mistake, having gum disease could lead to serious oral health disasters if left untreated. Did you know, gum disease affects thousands of people each day and most don’t even realize their smile has gum disease? That is why it is vital to understand… Read more »

Make Your Mouth Merry After a Tooth Extraction

This holiday season, make your mouth merry after a tooth extraction. Although having to remove one of your permanent teeth can be a trying time, it doesn’t mean you have to go through it alone. Our spectacular team at is here to guide you with the finest care and services we can. Because each extraction… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: How to Go the Extra Mile for Your Smile

Do you want to go the extra mile for your smile? If so, then our dental team has some tips for you! In addition to brushing twice a day, flossing once a day, and visiting your dentist every six months, we recommend doing the following things on a regular basis so you can keep your… Read more »

Protect Yourself from Spooky Cavities

Life can be full of spooky surprises. This holiday, don’t let cavities spook your smile away. Come into our office here at in , , and let us give your smile a dental cleaning to ward off scary cavities or gum disease. Dental cleanings are vital to your oral health. Here is why: One of… Read more »

The Severity of the Tooth Decay Will Determine the Treatment Method Needed to Repair the Tooth

Tooth decay forms when the natural bacteria in your mouth exploit a compromised area of tooth enamel. Even though this is often the result of an inconsistent or inadequate oral hygiene routine, there could also be other factors at play. A chip in the tooth enamel or deep pits in the biting surface can sometimes… Read more »

How to Make Your Child’s First Dental Visit a Positive Experience

You and our dentists should each take part in making sure your child’s first dental appointment is a positive experience. Be aware that any anxiety displayed by you, the parent, will be picked up by your child. Also, if a dentist is unfriendly, unnecessary fear can be caused in the child. Your Role in Your… Read more »