A Single Surface Cavity Can Often Be Treated by Applying a Dental Filling

Each of your regularly scheduled dental checkups plays a critical role in helping you maintain a healthy mouth. These outpatient appointments start with a professional dental cleaning followed by our dentist performing a comprehensive dental exam to detect any early signs of cavities and other oral health conditions. If you... Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Pregnancy and Dental Health

Are you aware of what you have to do to keep your smile safe while you're pregnant? Oftentimes women begin to neglect their oral health in favor of taking care of other aspects of their body. Never leave out your cleaning habits as they don't take much time to accomplish... Read more »

Encouraging Your Child to Floss Regularly

Our team at Greenfield Family Dentistry understands that the parents of our young patients are deeply invested in helping their children to have healthy oral habits throughout their lives. Helping your child have effective oral hygiene habits establishes a good foundation to avoid dental problems such as gum disease and... Read more »

Oral Health Viewpoint: Cavity Prevention

Your dentist is well-prepared to treat a cavity should one arise. Cavities are often one of the number one risks to an individual’s smile, as they can often manifest due to poor oral health habits, the foods you eat, and your daily lifestyle routines. However, cavity prevention is possible if... Read more »

Revitalize Your Smile with Oral Cancer Screenings

Did you know that the 5-year survival rate of oral cancer is only slightly above 64 percent? The sad truth is that oral cancer is often difficult to overcome if it is not found soon enough. 42,000 individuals in America will be diagnosed every year with oral cancer. To help... Read more »

The Ways to Clean and Care for Your Dental Implant

The Ways to Clean and Care for Your Dental Implant Did you know it’s important to clean and care for your dental implant regularly? Well, it’s true. If you keep your implant in tip-top shape, there is a good chance it can replace your missing tooth and enhance your smile... Read more »

Talk to Your Dentist About Your Concerns at Your next Dental Visit

Keeping your smile healthy involves seeing your dentist regularly for cleanings and exams. When you come in, our dedicated dental team will evaluate your dental health and give your teeth a good cleaning. Using X-rays, our dentist will check for problems and provide appropriate treatment options. In addition, your teeth... Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Recovery Period

After you've had a wisdom tooth removal process, you need to be watchful so that your tooth and gums can appropriately heal. If you're not careful, you could reopen the wound or do something that would lead to inflammation, and you'll need to check up with the doctor again for... Read more »

Common Complaints in Winter and Tips for Relief

Colder weather exposes your skin to the elements, but it can also affect your mouth and lips, since the air tends to be drier. See what is the best way to keep your teeth healthy this winter in today’s blog. Being outside and playing in the snow can result in... Read more »

Dental Implants Vs Bridges and Dentures

Do you have a need to replace teeth but are looking for something other than bridges or dentures? You might consider a dental implant for a stronger replacement than a bridge or a denture could give. Implants are often cylindrical posts that are placed into your jaw bone through your... Read more »