What is an Impacted Tooth?
posted: Jul. 27, 2021.You may have heard this term the first time you or a friend got your wisdom teeth. That makes sense, as wisdom teeth are the teeth most often impacted in Read more
Taking Charge of Your Dental Health
posted: Jul. 20, 2021.Now that you’re a teenager, you have a lot more responsibility and independence. Choosing high school classes and electives. Getting a driver’s license. Landing your first job. And those new Read more
How do I know when I have a cavity?
posted: Jul. 13, 2021.the doctor and our team at Plains Dental frequently field questions about cavities and what causes them. Patients will typically ask, “I brush twice a day and floss regularly, as Read more
Summer Dental Health? Get into the Swim of It!
posted: Jul. 06, 2021.On a sizzling hot day, there’s not much that makes us happier than heading to the water for a quick swim, some gentle laps, or even a rousing game of Read more
Happy Fourth of July!
posted: Jun. 29, 2021.Happy Independence Day from the doctor and team! The Fourth of July celebrations in America may have changed a lot over the years, but there is no doubt that we Read more
Warning Signs of Impacted Wisdom Teeth
posted: Jun. 22, 2021.You might suspect that your wisdom teeth are starting to emerge, but knowing the signs of impacted wisdom teeth can help you be more proactive about your dental care. Impacted Read more
Which toothpaste should I use?
posted: Jun. 15, 2021.Toothpastes come in many forms and boast different flavors, benefits, and endorsements. All are designed to remove surface bacteria and prevent the buildup of plaque that can cause tooth decay. Read more