A Tooth with a Bad Filling Might Need Root Canal Treatment

Dental fillings are designed to restore the full function of a tooth and prevent complications after it was attacked by tooth decay. As the years go by, the pervasive bacteria living in your mouth can exploit the seam between the filling and the surrounding healthy tooth enamel. When this happens,... Read more »

How to Treat Sleep Apnea?

What have you heard about sleep apnea? You may know that if you have sleep apnea, you could wake up several times every night—but did you know that sleep apnea could also lead to several serious complications? Fortunately, our dentist can help you prevent these issues and even help you... Read more »

Treatments for Bad Breath

Bad breath, also called halitosis, takes a lot away from your social and professional image. Here’s what you can do about it. Poor Hygiene Poor dental hygiene causes most cases of bad breath. Bacteria builds up in the mouth over time and produce the foul smells as they eat the... Read more »

Fillings Are Often Used to Repair Small Cavities

Small cavities form on your teeth when the pervasive bacteria in your mouth exploit an area of weakened tooth enamel. If the cavity is detected early, your dentist, Dr. Kerry Taylor, can repair it with a basic filling. First, your dentist will examine the tooth and take a few X-rays.... Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Tasks to Complete Before Bedtime

Do you ever wonder if you’re cleaning your smile correctly before bed? If so, our Chandler Dental Excellence team is happy to help you by telling you about the things you need to do before you hit the pillow at night. For the cleanest smile possible while you sleep, we... Read more »

Don’t Forget Your Smile This Summer with Our Dental Cleaning

As the warm days of summer are finally here, are you heading off somewhere new to explore? Whether traveling, barbecuing with family and friends, or simply enjoying the outdoors, you want your smile to be at its confident best. At Chandler Dental Excellence serving our patients in Chandler, Arizona, and the... Read more »

Are These Toothpastes Right for You?

Any toothpaste that bears the ADA Seal of Acceptance can be trusted to clean and protect your teeth. However, some mouths are extra sensitive or require a certain treatment. If you need a toothpaste that will do more than clean your teeth, consider the following: - Fluoride toothpaste: All toothpastes... Read more »