Keep Your Teeth Looking Beautiful by Brushing Your Teeth

Did you know beautiful teeth are healthy teeth? If you think about it, perfect teeth are never yellow. Brushing your teeth can remove the plaque and help keep your teeth looking beautiful. To help you understand more about your teeth, our dentist, Dr. David Edlund with Hampden Dental Care in... Read more »

Recognizing the Development of Dry Mouth

The production of saliva in your mouth is crucial to providing protection for your teeth and gums so that they don’t come to harm. In fact, one of the main roles of saliva is to wash the teeth to clean away excess food or bacteria particles that are introduced to... Read more »

How Partial Dentures Can Improve Your Smile

If you are struggling with missing teeth, our team is happy to provide partial dentures to restore your smile! Partial dentures can be an excellent option for patients who are missing multiple teeth in a row and wish to fill the gaps in their smile with a dental appliance that... Read more »

Dental Emergencies: Suggested Courses of Action

Experiencing a dental emergency can be difficult, either for you or for your child. Knowing what to do to help yourself or your child is very important. In all cases, visit our dentist as soon as possible. However, there are a few things that you can do to minimize the... Read more »

Important Dental Insight on Dentures

Did you know that if you have any lost or missing teeth, nearby or neighboring teeth have the potential to move around as well? In order to ensure that your remaining teeth remain in their natural positions, it is important to have a prosthetic put in place to keep other... Read more »

Snap On a New Smile This New Year!

Tooth discoloration or staining, dental irregularities, and crooked teeth can all cause a patient to wish their smile looked different. If you are considering cosmetic dentistry, we are pleased to offer a variety of solutions, including Snap-On Smile®. Snap-On Smile is a simple and instant option to transform the look... Read more »

A Quality Mouth Guard Can Help Protect Your Teeth from Athletic Injury

The American Association of Endodontists notes that athletic injuries that result in a hard blow to the mouth can easily contribute to chipped tooth enamel and dental fractures. More severe cases can cause significant pain, could cause a tooth to be knocked out, or the total loss of a traumatized... Read more »

Repairing Stained and Unattractive Teeth

A winning smile can help you feel calm and confident in social situations. Many people struggle with cosmetic tooth imperfections such as stains, chips, or unattractive dental fillings in their smiles and seek out cosmetic solutions to achieve the beautiful smiles they’ve always wanted. Dr. David Edlund is trained and... Read more »

Preparing for Dry Mouth Appointments

Knowing dry mouth symptoms is one of the most important things that you can do for your dental health. Well-rounded knowledge of and care for dry mouth can go far, so please read over this post and do everything in your power to remember this information. If you believe you're... Read more »

Gum Disease Is Often Related to Poor Oral Hygiene Practices

Gum disease is an all too common problem afflicting the periodontal health of millions of Americans every year. If you fail to brush your teeth each morning and night, or you don’t always floss your teeth each day residual food particles, a sugar residue, and plaque can build up in... Read more »