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Frenectomy Explained

If Dr. Denison has discussed the need for a frenectomy for either yourself or a family member, you may be curious about what it entails. This relatively common procedure is performed for several reasons and can provide real benefits for those who receive it. Below is more information about a frenulum, which is the affected [...]

By |2019-05-01T09:50:34-04:00June 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Frenectomy Explained

Sedation Dentistry Eases Anxiety

Many people become anxious when they have a dental appointment. Sometimes it's the sights and sounds of a dentist's office that are frightening. Other times it could be a distant childhood memory of a fearful dental visit. For people who avoid the dentist out of anxiety, Denison Dentistry offers a soothing, calm environment that is [...]

By |2019-03-21T13:26:28-04:00May 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Sedation Dentistry Eases Anxiety

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April has been designated as Oral Cancer Awareness Month. This year 40,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer. One person dies from oral cancer every hour of every day. The good news is that if detected early, oral cancers have an 80-90 percent survival rate. In order to help raise awareness and save lives, [...]

By |2019-03-07T16:48:38-04:00April 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Oral Cancer Awareness Month

What is Tooth Contouring?

Tooth contouring is also called dental contouring or tooth reshaping. It is a procedure in which the dentist removes tiny amounts of enamel to reshape teeth. It is most often done for cosmetic reasons, but can sometimes benefit oral hygiene by removing pits and places where plaque gathers. It is often combined with bonding, where [...]

By |2019-02-13T11:25:58-04:00March 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on What is Tooth Contouring?

National Children’s Dental Health Month

The American Dental Association (ADA) and Dr. Denison of Denison Family & Cosmetic Dentistry are joining together to recognize February as National Children’s Dental Health Month.  This year’s theme is “Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile” The ADA and the dental community know that teaching kids 4 steps to dental health [...]

By |2019-01-13T17:40:53-04:00February 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on National Children’s Dental Health Month

Get Your Kid Excited About Flossing

Dr. Denison knows teaching a child to floss is an ongoing challenge. It's hard to know whether or not they're doing a good enough job, and sometimes, you might not even be sure if they're doing it at all! From the time your child has enough teeth for them to touch and they're eating solid [...]

By |2018-12-31T11:11:00-04:00January 2nd, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Get Your Kid Excited About Flossing

What Is Tooth Bonding?

Nobody's teeth are perfect. Even if you were born with perfect teeth, over time the look and function of your teeth may be affected by accidents, bad dental hygiene or age. If you are not happy with your teeth, bonding by Dr. Denison may be the solution. What is bonding? The dentist attaches or "bonds" [...]

By |2018-09-13T11:08:51-04:00November 1st, 2018|blog|Comments Off on What Is Tooth Bonding?

Your 2018 Dental Benefits Are About To Expire

As the Fall season begins, our patients ask us to remind them to schedule their cleaning/exam appointment or their treatment appointment so they may have time to utilize their 2018 insurance benefits and/or their healthcare flexible spending account. Did you know? Your dental insurance policy allows for a certain dollar amount of coverage to be [...]

By |2018-08-22T13:25:17-04:00October 1st, 2018|blog|Comments Off on Your 2018 Dental Benefits Are About To Expire

Handling a Dental Emergency in Your Child

You do your best to take good care of your kids' teeth. They brush and floss regularly, wear proper mouthpieces when playing contact sports, and visit the dentist every six months. Unfortunately, that doesn't mean that emergencies won't ever happen. If your child has experienced a dental emergency, you need to know how to respond [...]

By |2018-06-25T14:32:38-04:00September 1st, 2018|blog|Comments Off on Handling a Dental Emergency in Your Child