The Basics: Dental Bonding

Do you know what your options are if you require an oral health care restoration treatment to repair any damage to a tooth? If you have sustained dental damage, it will need to be corrected so that further damage cannot occur to your mouth. If a tooth is chipped or... Read more »

Don’t Ignore Early Signs of a Dental Abscess

A minor cavity or failing dental filling can sometimes go unnoticed. These problems are typically caught during your routine dental checkups. However, if you have a bad habit of skipping these important appointments the natural bacteria living in your mouth could exploit a compromised area of tooth enamel to affect... Read more »

Dental Facts and Findings on Dental Damage Prevention

To enhance your smile and provide a lifetime of oral health security, always make sure you are exercising caution with day-to-day activities and taking the necessary steps to limit any dental damage that can occur. Dental damage can arise at any time and arise in numerous forms, including through the activities... Read more »

Dental Bridges Can Restore Your Smile

Do you feel embarrassed because of a missing tooth? If so, you are not alone. If you have a lost tooth, in many cases, you might be experiencing difficulty in talking or chewing. That is why having a tooth restoration is important. Here at Christopherson Family Dentistry in Stevens Point,... Read more »

Oral Health Advantages: Aging and Dental Health

  How have your teeth and gums fared as you've gotten older? Have you ever noticed they've begun to get weaken or become more brittle over time? The truth is they will age over time, so it is important to make sure you are exercising caution in your day-to-day life... Read more »

Why Do I Have a Toothache?

If you have a toothache, you are most likely suffering with extreme pain and discomfort. This might make you want to eliminate the toothache in any way you can. Well, in order to find the comfort you want, you need to identify the cause of your toothache. To help you... Read more »

What Is Needed to Enjoy a Beautiful Holiday Smile?

If you plan to spend the holidays with loved ones and friends, you may be thinking about how you can maintain a bright smile. A beautiful smile is one that is cared for, so don’t neglect your oral health care during the holidays or throughout the year. If any part... Read more »

Cavity Prevention This Holiday Season

With everything going on for the holiday season, it is best to maintain a healthy smile. In order to do that, it is important to understand what cavities are, how they form, and what you can do to stop them from happening. The outer layer of your tooth is called... Read more »

Dealing with a Cracked Tooth

If you develop a cavity, or break or lose a tooth, chances are good that you will know it right away. You will have the pieces of your tooth, or the tooth itself. There may be blood and in most cases, there will almost certainly be some pain. Naturally, you... Read more »

Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Augment Your Daily Routine

The American Dental Association advocates a consistent daily oral hygiene routine to help maintain healthy teeth and gums. This consists of brushing your teeth twice each day as well as remembering to thoroughly floss once per day. These simple measures are intended to remove bacterial matter from your mouth before... Read more »