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 »

Do You Have A Toothache?

Toothaches can appear at time. They can cause any level of pain, from very little pain to debilitating pain to make even speaking or moving your jaw excruciating. Here are some things to understand, and some things you can do to take care of a toothache. Inside the root of... Read more »

Overcome Your Bad Breath

Did you know, you can overcome your bad breath? It’s true! Bad breath has many causes and factors, but it’s important to discover the source so you know if there is a serious problem you need to know about. That is why our team here at Christopherson Family Dentistry in... Read more »

Cavity Prevention Chances Can Be Improved by a Fluoride Treatment

The mineral density of your tooth enamel plays an important role in the strength of your teeth. When chronic plaque acids from poor oral hygiene habits build up in your mouth it can start to weaken your tooth enamel. As time goes on developing tooth enamel erosion can leave your... Read more »

Have You Fallen Victim to Gum Disease?

Have you fallen victim to gum disease? Gum disease, also called periodontal disease, is a serious oral health ailment that tends to be quite common and can exist for long periods of time before a patient even knows they suffer from it. When checking for potential signs of gum disease,... Read more »

Tooth Loss Complications Can Be Prevented by a Dental Implant Restoration

When you lose a tooth to a severe dental trauma or extreme tooth decay, it can pose several different complications to your oral health and function. While you might be able to adapt to the decreased ability to chew and any alterations in your appearance, you could still be at... Read more »