Enjoy the Holidays and Be Mindful of Your Smile

Autumn is here and it's time to enjoy the ensuing festivities. While you are celebrating all the tasty treats that come this time of year, we invite you to be mindful of your smile as well. Your teeth will be exposed repeatedly to the kinds of goodies we wait for... Read more »

Always Look for the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance Before Using a Brand of Whitening Toothpaste

Surface stains can start to accumulate on your teeth when you consume dark beverages or use tobacco products. If they aren’t removed in a reasonable amount of time, these minor dental stains can gradually start to permeate the microscopic pores in your tooth enamel. Over time it can leave you... Read more »

Why Is My Jaw or Facial Area Hurting?

Jaw or facial pain is unpleasant and hard to ignore. And that's not necessarily a bad thing because ignoring the issue can allow it to worsen over time. The facial or jaw area can experience problems like any other area of the body. Should you have problems with jaw or... Read more »

A Dental Abscess Is a Serious Cause for Concern

Left untreated, a cavity can gradually spread beyond the tooth’s enamel layer to infect the pulp, nerve, or root of a tooth. As this starts to occur, the bacterial presence can expand into the gums surrounding the root of the tooth developing into an infectious dental abscess. Common symptoms that... Read more »

A Missing Dental Filling Can Lead to Significant Dental Problems

A dental filling is a somewhat common treatment used to repair tooth enamel that has been compromised by dental caries or a small dental fracture. They are typically created from materials like amalgam metals, composite resin, gold, or dental grade porcelain. If you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene or... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Greenfield Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »