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 »

Rescuing Your Tooth with a Root Canal

Root canals have gotten a bad rap over the years. Comedians make jokes about them, people fear them, and just the words “root canal’ summon up images of long, painful hours in the dentist’s chair. But the truth is that over the years, root canals have saved many teeth that... Read more »

The Composite Filling Advantage

To restore the health of a decayed tooth, Dr. Tyler Christopherson may recommend a dental filling in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Our dentist will remove the damaged section of tooth and fill the area with the dental filling material. At Christopherson Family Dentistry, we utilize composite dental fillings, which are white.... Read more »

Save Your Smile with a Dental Bridge

Everyone wants a full, healthy smile. In addition to improving your look, replacing missing teeth can make sure that your remaining teeth do not shift into an improper alignment, and can keep bacteria and plaque out of the empty spaces on your gums. Many people have benefitted from dental implants.... Read more »

Restoring Your Smile With a Dental Bond

Not all damage done to your teeth requires major restorative or reparative work. Damage to your teeth is never a good thing, but a chip in your tooth can often be treated by a process known as dental bonding. Aside from fixing a chipped tooth, bonding can also repair damage... Read more »

Proper Oral Hygiene

While coming to Christopherson Family Dentistry regularly for professional cleanings is very important, it is imperative that you pair this care with care of your own at home. Dr. Tyler Christopherson recommends that you brush your teeth twice a day and floss once a day. What is the best way... Read more »