Find out if Cosmetic Bonding Is the Right Choice for You

Have you wondered what to do about your chipped, discolored, or damaged teeth? Well, you may not need to wonder anymore! If you have cosmetic problems with your teeth that you would like to correct, cosmetic bonding may be the correct choice. The great thing about bonding is that it is a relatively easy procedure… Read more »

How Dentures Can Help You

The main way dentures can help is by replacing teeth that have gone missing. While replacing teeth seems relatively simple, it can actually go a long way in helping us. Missing teeth can affect our appearance and natural abilities more than you might think, but restoring them with a set of dentures can reverse those… Read more »

Making the Most out of Pediatric Dentistry

The sooner that you begin pediatric care for your child, the better their oral health will be. Pediatric dentistry is a specialized field of dentistry that focuses on the oral health care of your child. Because your child is not able to adequately care for their own teeth and gums for many years to come,… Read more »

Tartar Doesn’t Come Off By Itself – Trust Our Hygienist To Do It

You can brush away plaque before it hardens into tartar, but allowing plaque to sit for 48 hours or longer ensures that it will stay on your teeth as tartar—also called dental calculus. It is nearly impossible to remove by yourself after that. Better to book an appointment with the dentist for a professional cleaning… Read more »

Be Sure to Brush and Floss Your New Dental Crown

The new dental crown installed in your mouth at represents a significant investment in restoring your severely compromised tooth. Most dental crowns are made from special dental materials that will not be susceptible to cavities. Yet your new dental crown will still need to be included in your daily oral hygiene regimen.   If you… Read more »

The Common Questions Asked About Dental Veneers

If you have questions about dental veneers, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our s, Drs. Packard and Packard, are happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. The more you know, the better. To give you the answers you need, they would like to provide the answers to commonly… Read more »

Professional In-Office Whitening Compared to Professional At-Home Whitening

If you’re interested in knowing the differences between professional in-office teeth whitening treatments and professional at-home whitening treatments, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentists, Dr. Bennett Packard and Dr. David Packard are happy to tell you all about both treatments so you can decide which one is right for you…. Read more »

Fitting Dental Crowns for Children

While baby teeth are tiny, they’re just as susceptible to tooth wear down as adult teeth. When children’s teeth get infected, the problem is known as baby bottle tooth decay, and it can leave children with lost teeth and harmed gums and bones. To guard your little one from baby bottle tooth decay, there are… Read more »

Dental Emergency Tips

As much as we’d like to avoid them, dental emergencies can sometimes happen. Dr. Packard, Dr. Packard, and our team stress the importance of acting quickly to lessen the damage. Of course, it is always important to visit our dentists (or a medical doctor) as soon as possible if there is a dental emergency. We… Read more »

What Sort of Care Does a Toothbrush Require?

Unlike other household objects that receive daily use, your toothbrush doesn’t need to be repaired or upgraded. A toothbrush is a very simple tool that requires minimal care and does not have any special cleaning requirements. While a spatula or pen that has served you well can be kept for an extended amount of time,… Read more »