The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Fluoride

Do you feel like your oral health care is not as effective as it could be? Luckily, there are plenty of treatments available to increase your intake of fluoride should you feel the need to up your dosage in hopes of better oral health care. Within toothpaste and mouthwash, fluoride is frequently added to enhance the effects of the product... read more »

Did You Know That Genetics Can Impact Your Teeth?

Would you be surprised to hear that there are several things you’ll have to do if you’d like to enjoy a healthy smile? For example, you may have been told that brushing and flossing are very important, but did you know that your genetic predisposition can also impact your oral health? In other words, regardless of the care you give your... read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Veneers and Crowns

Although dental veneers and crowns are both wonderful services to improve your smile, deciding which one will be best for your tooth restoration needs shouldn’t be an easy decision. Listed below are some frequently asked questions about veneers and crowns. Question: What are the benefits of dental veneers? - Dental veneers can restore your smile and present the world with... read more »

CEREC® Dental Crowns Can Be Designed and Placed in a Single Day

CEREC® dental crowns use state-of-the-art computer technology to take your dental impression of an ailing tooth and with the help of our team at Family & Implant Dentistry, design, mill, and place your crown all in the period of an afternoon. The need for an often uncomfortable and ill-fitting temporary crown placement is no longer necessary. In addition, CEREC crowns... read more »

How to Celebrate a Smile-Friendly Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, we encourage you to celebrate the festivities by making healthy choices for your healthy smile. Whether you are planning a family feast or traveling to connect with loved ones this Thanksgiving, at Family & Implant Dentistry in Manhattan, Kansas, Josh Walker and our team want to share some tips to help you celebrate the holidays with smile-friendly fare. --... read more »

What to Do If Your Teeth Are Causing You Pain

What do you do when your teeth are causing you pain? If the problem doesn’t go away, we recommend seeing your dentist as soon as possible. If you are experiencing sudden tooth sensitivity or tooth pain, it is always a good time to check in with your dentist. Detecting problems early on helps keep them from becoming worse from requiring more invasive... read more »

Find the Best Toothpaste for Your Smile by Looking for these 4 Things

As you search for the best toothpaste for your smile, it is important to look for toothpaste that has the following: American Dental Association Approval Make sure your toothpaste has been approved by the ADA. If it has been approved, it means that it has undergone many evaluations that have tested for safety and effectiveness. Fluoride Minerals are added to... read more »