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The Proper Way to Store Your Brush

Your bathroom is not the most sanitary place.  All the same, though, it’s probably the place where you keep your toothbrush.  In order to minimize the amount of bacteria and other unhealthy substances on your brush, try taking the following storage tips from your Lynnwood Dentistry: Store your brush upright, like in a cup or […]

In-Office Whitening vs. Over-the-Counter Whitening

Though there are many store-bought options available to whiten your teeth, it’s hard to beat a dentist-assisted whitening procedure at our Lynnwood Dentistry.  Here’s why you should consider in-office whitening over an over-the-counter method: Quicker Results: While many store-bought products require weeks of application to show any results, one quick appointment with a dentist can […]

Dental Treatments for Dental Problems

The Most Common Dental Treatments There are many options to treat dental and oral problems. Here are the most common treatment options seen by generalist-dentists and specialists. Many patients have experienced one to several of these. Cleanings While an earnest personal oral hygiene routine is very helpful, there may still remain plaque and tartar on […]

What Are The Different Types of Dental Problems?

The Most Common Issues Seen By Dentists  There are many dental and oral problems seen by dentists and that’s because we really don’t stop using our mouth in daily life. Most issues are preventable, however, yet you are bound to experience at least a few in your lifetime. Here are the most common problems. Caries […]

The Pros and Cons of Laser Treatment in Dentistry

Laser Technology for Dental Treatment Laser dentistry covers a relatively wide range of applications. And like any dental procedure, it has advantages and disadvantages. A good laser dentist should be able to enlighten you about its pros and cons as it can affect the outcome of the treatment. Risks are also associated with laser therapy […]

What Is Laser Treatment and Why is It Used in Dentistry?

Amazing Dental Applications of Laser Treatment  Laser dentistry first came into the scene in 1989, and since then have been used in a growing number of dental conditions. Know more about the amazing uses of lasers in dentistry. Dental practise has been the same again. Laser is actually LASER, standing for “light amplification by the […]

How Can I Prevent Dry Socket After Tooth Extraction?

Dry Socket Preventive Care Dry socket is found in 1 to 5% of all tooth extractions, about one-third among wisdom tooth extractions. What happens is that the blood clot that usually forms over the extraction site either doesn’t form or becomes dislodged. This leaves the nerves and bone exposed to the air and the site […]

Saving A Tooth: Is Root Canal or Dental Implant Better?

Root Canal Treatment vs. Dental Implant If you have a severely damaged or infected tooth and you are still hoping to save it, have a serious discussion with your dentist about it. A couple of options may be offered: the first is a root canal, and the other is a dental extraction followed by an […]