Tooth Loss Complications Can Sometimes Be Addressed by Installing a Dental Bridge

Tooth loss complications are rarely limited to minor limitations in the ability to bite or chew food. If the missing tooth was from the front of your mouth the void will likely be apparent in your smile. This could also cause you to slur certain syllables in your speech. Without... Read more »

Dental Hygiene for the Holidays

Make sure that in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, you don’t forget to take care of your teeth—no one wants tooth decay or gum disease as a holiday present! Here are some things to remember to keep your mouth healthy as you go throughout your holiday season. Brush:... Read more »

Signs and Symptoms of Dry Mouth

While dry mouth is a generally known condition, it's not classified as a disorder. The condition is a result of the salivary glands creating insufficient amounts of saliva, and as a result, lots of negative side effects are developed. Learn a little bit more about dry mouth by looking over... Read more »

Dentures and You

Did you know that dentures are the oldest form of tooth replacements in dentistry? The fact that they are still around proves that they have an excellent track record. And these days, dentures have many new improvements and benefits that didn’t used to exist. For more information about dentures, consider... Read more »

Consider Dental Sealants for Your Child

If you are concerned that your child will develop cavities because of an augmented chance of sugar exposure, you are likely looking for a helpful solution. Limiting sugary, acidic or starchy foods and drinks can certainly help, but it can also be stressful for you and your child. Here’s a... Read more »

Laser Treatment for Common Dental Procedures

At Gunnerson Dental, we’re proud to offer our patients the latest and greatest oral technologies. One of the technologies we offer is laser dentistry, an effective, efficient set of methods for performing dental procedures with lasers. Many of our patients have asked about what laser dentistry entails; here are a... Read more »

Free Dental Day!

On Saturday, October 7, 2017, we have invited doctors and volunteers throughout the community to come together to provide FREE dental care to adults, on a first-come, first-serve basis. Patients will have a choice of a teeth cleaning, a filling or an extraction! Registration starts at 7:30am under the tent, with... Read more »

August Patient of the Month!

Meet Chelsey, our patient of the month! Chelsey has such a fun personality that whenever we see her, her hair is a different color! We love it! So we asked Chelsey if she would be willing to answer some questions for us and this is what she had to say: What is your favorite... Read more »

Take Care of Your Mouth When You’re Stressed by Doing These Things

Stress is quite an inconvenient emotion. In fact, it’s so inconvenient that it can take a toll on the body. Unfortunately, it can severely affect the mouth. It can promote dental issues like bruxism, jaw pain, canker sores, and even gum disease. So, if possible, it’s best to take good... Read more »

How to Slow Down the Aging of Your Teeth

As you age, your mouth ages right along with you. Still, there are many things you can do to slow the aging process: - Avoid tooth hazards: If you avoid certain practices that advance the wear and tear of your teeth, they can remain stronger as you age. For example,... Read more »