Dental Crown Care 101

Around 2.3 million implant-supported dental crowns are placed in Americans mouths every year, which means patients nationwide are continually seeing their dentists for help to protect their teeth. While crowns are guarding teeth, who is defending the crowns? You are! After having a dental crown installed, it’s important you follow this list of tips Chandler Dental Excellence compiled to protect... read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Dental Sealants

Is your smile in need of a dental sealant? Did you know that dental sealants are highly effective for individuals of all ages to help protect their teeth from damage and decay? It's true, and dental sealants have also been proven to be highly effective and completely safe for children as young as six years old. Dental sealant applications to... read more »

The Fluoride Supplements and Treatments that Can Strengthen Your Smile

Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps your chompers more than you might realize. In fact, it helps your teeth prevent dental issues. If you don’t receive enough fluoride regularly, there is a good chance your smile could be in danger. In this scenario, it’s best to talk to your dentist, Dr. Kerry Taylor, about a professional fluoride treatment or... read more »

Denture Adhesive Can Help Your Dentures Fit Tightly

A complete set of dentures is created so the base of the dental appliance matches the shape and contours of your natural gum structure. This provides the unit with the kind of firm hold that will replace the basic function of your missing teeth. At the same time you might also appreciate applying a small amount of denture adhesive to... read more »

Know the Symptoms of Bruxism

You may be experiencing teeth grinding, also commonly known as bruxism, if you grind your teeth at night or even during the day. This can either happen because of anxiety, an abnormal or crooked bite, stress in your daily life, a sleep disorder, or a habit. Connected problems such as misaligned teeth, allergies, or even irritation in the mouth can... read more »

Information About Tooth Extractions

At times, a tooth extraction is necessary. Damage, decay, or orthodontic needs may require an extraction. If you need to have a tooth extracted, take a moment to read the information below. - If you are having problems after the extraction, it is important to contact your dentist as soon as possible. - If you were given anesthesia, follow you... read more »

Talk To Your Dentist About Your Medications

While it is true that your dentist is concerned the health of your mouth and teeth, it goes without saying that your mouth is a part of your body, and that your oral health is connected to your overall health. From time to time, your physician may prescribe a medication. It may be a for an illness or a temporary... read more »

The Basics of Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth causing pain or discomfort can put a damper on anyone’s day. That is why, our team here at Chandler Dental Excellence in Chandler, Arizona, is happy to talk to you about wisdom teeth, so you understand what they are doing to you. Your smile goes through several stages in your life. In most cases, you begin your life... read more »

A Tooth with a Missing Filling Needs Treatment from a Dentist

Dental fillings are often used to repair a small area of tooth enamel that has been compromised by a chip or small cavity. Their bond with the surrounding tooth enamel is meant to last for many years. Yet poor oral hygiene habits can gradually weaken this connection causing the dental filling to feel loose or fall out. If you have... read more »