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 »

Cold Sore Season is Here

Cold sores, also referred to as fever blisters, occur most often when immune systems’ strengths are weakened by fevers or colds. These liquid-filled blisters erupt on the face, most often near the nose, lips, and chin, and they can cause painful flu-like symptoms. Once you’ve been infected with the herpes... Read more »

Tooth Extraction Facts

If you have a tooth that has been damaged by decay or by a trauma, your dentist may be able to save it with a filling, crown, or a root canal. However, if the damage is too severe, the dentist may have to extract the tooth. There are other reasons... Read more »

Laser Dentistry: The Future is Now

Laser dentistry is as cool as it sounds. With laser dentistry, Dr. David Edlund can do dental treatments and operations with a precision impossible through any other way. By applying this focus to a lone area of your mouth, the dentist can treat a certain area without hurting any others.... Read more »