Do You Dislike Your Smile? If So, Try These Cosmetic Dental Treatments

July 27, 2016

Do you dislike your smile if so try these cosmetic dental treatments
If you are tired of your embarrassing smile, then our James D Powell, DDS, PC, team has some good news for you! We proudly offer cosmetic dentistry in Palmdale, California, to finally give you the strong, beautiful, and stunning smile you have always wanted. Your dentist, Dr. James D. Powell,... VIEW POST

What You Should Know About Cavities

June 27, 2016

What you should know about cavities
What keeps people from having a cavity filled? Generally, the answer comes down to one of two important issues: fear of the dentist or concern about the cost of the treatment. However, if you have a cavity, there are a few reasons you should get it filled immediately. How are... VIEW POST

Identifying Early Symptoms of Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer

June 10, 2016

Identifying early symptoms of oral and pharyngeal cancer
The American Dental Association reports that 1 in 92 adults, will develop some form of oral or pharyngeal cancer in their life. While the average age of onset is 62 years old, if you have risk factors like a family history, tobacco use, or frequent alcohol consumption, you could develop... VIEW POST

Gingivitis: Signs and Symptoms

May 31, 2016

Signs and Symptoms of Gingivitis
You’ve probably heard about gingivitis but do you really know what it is? Do you know what causes it or what it does to your teeth? Do we know how to treat the problem, or even better, know how to prevent it? If you’re interested in learning more about this... VIEW POST

The Importance of Maintaining Your Dental Implants

May 17, 2016

The importance of maintaining your dental implants
So you finally got dental implants, and it feels great. You have a full smile again, you can eat without any trouble, and people are noticing the giant grin you always have. Naturally, you want them to last as long as possible. It is important to include your dental implants... VIEW POST

What to Do When Something Gets Stuck Between Your Teeth

April 28, 2016

What to do when something gets stuck between your teeth
It’s quite common for food particles like popcorn hulls, meat fibers, and fruit peels to get stuck between your teeth. Even worse is if you have a habit of chewing on things like pencils and pens and a small piece breaks off. While this often causes minor discomfort there are... VIEW POST

Preventing Gum Disease

April 15, 2016

Preventing Gum Disease
There is a common problem in oral health, one so pervasive that most people are probably affected by it. Many of them don’t even realize there is an issue. But gum disease can wreak havoc on your mouth and even affect other systems in the body. Knowing how to prevent... VIEW POST

Did You Break Your Dental Crown? If So, Here’s What to Do

March 31, 2016

Broken Dental crown
Dental emergencies are always scary and nerve wracking; however, everything will be OK and it’s important to stay calm. Today, our Exceptional Dentistry team wants to help you get through a specific emergency, and that emergency is a broken dental crown. A broken dental crown in Palmdale, California, is not... VIEW POST

Tips on Caring for Your Smile as an Athlete

March 15, 2016

Tips On Caring for Your Smile As An Athlete
As you participate in your favorite sports and activities, your smile can be in grave danger. With all of the hard, forceful objects around and the many different types of beverages, your teeth can suffer from trauma and they can fall victim to many dental problems. To help you maintain... VIEW POST

The Questions About Your Dentist, Dental Care, and Oral Health Answered

February 22, 2016

The questions about your dentist, dental care, and oral health answered
When it comes to your dentist, dental care, and oral health, do you have questions you would like the answers to? If so, our Exceptional Dentistry team is here to help you! We have gathered the most frequently asked questions about these topics to give you the information you need... VIEW POST