Cerec Technology Can Benefit Your Smile

September 25, 2017

CEREC Technology Can Benefit Your Smile
“7 pm already?!” How many times have you found yourself at the end of the day baffled by where the time went? Life’s busy, and life’s daily demands can sometimes make us lose track of time and make us feel like we don’t have enough of it. Between work, errands,... VIEW POST

How to Put Your Smile in Danger

September 10, 2017

How to Put Your Smile in Danger
It’s that time again. Time for you to visit the dentist for your 6-month exam and dental cleaning. But time and money are both tight right now. You’re juggling things like work, time with family, and your child’s big game. To top it off, back-to-school and other expenses make you... VIEW POST

Why Should I Have a Deep Cleaning

August 22, 2017

Why Should I Have a Deep Cleaning
When you visited your dentist for your routine cleaning and exam, you were told that you need to have a “deep cleaning.” You may wonder: Isn’t a regular dental cleaning enough? I brush and floss my teeth and go to the dentist when I should; why do my teeth need... VIEW POST

Things You Need to Know About the Mouth-Body Connection

August 10, 2017

Things You Need to Know About the Mouth Body Connection
You have probably heard of the mind-body connection, as this is a popular topic. However, have you heard of the mouth-body connection? Despite what you may think, visiting Exceptional Dentistry often isn’t just about cleaning your teeth or getting a dental filling— it is about your overall health. This is... VIEW POST

Superb Ways to Know If You Have a Cavity

July 25, 2017

dental exam
You’ve been struggling with some discomfort when eating recently. Hot and cold foods and drinks cause a twinge in your tooth when you eat. Sweet foods and drinks have the same effect. You may have even noticed this slight ache when chewing. What does this mean? You may wonder if... VIEW POST

How to Resolve a Toothache: Root Canal Therapy

July 7, 2017

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You’ve been brushing and flossing your teeth diligently and coming to our office as often as you should, so you shouldn’t have any dental issues like tooth decay, right? We wish this was always the case, as a healthy smile is a happy smile. Unfortunately, dental issues do pop up... VIEW POST

When Should Your Child Visit the Dentist for the First Time?

June 25, 2017

When Should Your Child Visit The Dentist for the First Time
While you’re basking in the joys of being a new parent, you’ll also be becoming accustomed to your responsibilities towards your child. Obviously, this includes general healthcare, but your baby’s dental care is also highly important. You may be wondering when you should take your bundle of joy in for... VIEW POST

What You Need To Know About Dental Implants

June 10, 2017

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants
Even though permanent teeth are supposed to be…permanent, a tooth may be lost to severe decay, injury, gum disease, or another issue. Obviously, this isn’t ideal, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your smile. If you lose a tooth, Dr. James D. Powell may recommend a dental... VIEW POST

6 Powerful Secrets to Overcome Dental Fear

May 26, 2017

6 Powerful Secrets to Overcome Dental Fear
The time has come for your dental cleaning and exam, but you’re a little nervous. You are not alone in your worries. You may be surprised to learn that dental fears and anxieties are quite common. Many people, even adults, are nervous about potential discomfort during treatment, a feeling of... VIEW POST

Mouthwash with Alcohol vs. without: Which Really Is Better?

May 12, 2017

Mouthwash with Alcohol vs. Without
You brush and floss your teeth regularly, but you decide to add a little something extra to your oral hygiene routine. Mouthwash is a common choice, as it’s said to add extra protection to your smile by helping guard against decay, plaque, gingivitis, and bad breath. However, deciding between a... VIEW POST