Summer Smile Upgrades Courtesy of Dental Crowns or Veneers

Are you ready for a summer smile upgrade courtesy of dental crowns or veneers? Dental crowns and veneers are cosmetic dentistry tooth restorations designed to repair teeth by concealing the damage with durable shells that can be customized and crafted for the look and color you desire. Dental crowns are customizable shells that fully encapsulate teeth for an enhanced look... read more »

Can Smiles Be Saved as We Age?

Can smiles be saved as we age? The constant wear and tear on your mouth from consuming food can wear down your teeth and the joints in your jaw. However, that doesn’t mean you will lose your teeth when you are older, as daily habits such as brushing and flossing can keep your teeth strong enough to last a lifetime.... read more »

Are You in Need of an Aesthetic Tooth Restoration?

Are you in need of an aesthetic tooth restoration? If so, there are a variety of cosmetic dentistry procedures that can be used. One of the key benefits of cosmetic dentistry is to transform the look of a smile into a mouth masterpiece. All varieties of smile makeovers are possible with cosmetic dentistry. One of the primary foundations for cosmetic... read more »

A Tooth That Suffers a Dental Fracture Might Need a Total Crown Restoration

Dental fractures are often the unfortunate result of an oral accident or other trauma. However, they can also be caused by things like using your teeth as tools or failing to use a quality mouth guard while participating in vigorous athletics. Dental fractures can have differing levels of severity. Some are minor chips to inconsequential areas of the tooth. These... read more »

Do You Have Missing Teeth? We Can Help!

Do you ever struggle to smile because you’re missing a tooth? Do you have a hard time eating or struggle to make certain sounds? Fortunately, if you suffer from any of these issues, there are a number of options you could consider for treatment. However, did you know that not replacing your pearly whites could lead to a number of... read more »

Increased Fluoride Exposure Can Often Help Counteract Enamel Erosion

Enamel erosion is a general term used to describe tooth enamel that has been compromised by poor oral hygiene or the regular consumption of acidic foods and beverages. As these things deplete the mineral density of your teeth, it allows pores and other microscopic textures to form in tooth enamel. As this happens, your chances of developing tooth sensitivity and... read more »

How to Choose the Best Toothbrush to Clean Your Child’s Smile

At The Bartlett Dental Station, Dr. Prosniewski and our team are pleased to offer pediatric dentistry for our patient's and their loved ones. So, today our The Bartlett Dental Station dental team would like to give you tips on how to choose the best toothbrush for your child. Have your child’s teeth started to grow into place? If so, it’s... read more »

A Tooth Suffering from a Missing Filling Might Need a Crown

Your dentist, Dr. Mark Prosniewski, often uses fillings to repair a small area of tooth decay. While they are designed to last for a long time, no filling is impervious to the passage of time. Inconsistent oral hygiene habits can further encourage the natural bacteria living in your mouth to attempt to weaken the dental adhesive cementing a filling to... read more »

Protect Your Teeth and Gums with Dental Floss

With the beginning of a new year, it’s important to remember not to leave behind old habits. Brushing and flossing remain just as important as ever and should continue to be a part of your daily routine. Flossing daily is excellent for removing food particles that can get stuck between your teeth that brushing alone simply cannot remove. Prevent plaque... read more »