How to Maintain a Clean, Germ-Free Toothbrush

As you may have figured already, your toothbrush tends to harbor bacteria, germs, and infections each day. This is why it is extremely important to take care of your toothbrush so you don’t risk getting yourself sick and so you don’t harm your smile. To help you care for your chompers each day and keep… Read more »

Nutrition Tips for Seniors

Did you know that there is a way to keep your natural teeth for a lifetime? Well, it’s true! Along with keeping up with oral hygiene and visiting your dentist, there are other things you can do to keep a strong and healthy smile. One of those things is having a healthy and balanced diet…. Read more »

What Is A Cone Beam CT?

If you regularly visit a dental office for routine check-ups, a dentist may take images of your mouth with a bite wing X-ray. These images let the dentist see inside your teeth and between them, allowing us to detect cavities and other dental problems. However, if you need to undergo a more extensive procedure, like… Read more »

Why Do Dentists Use Dental Lasers?

Dental lasers are the new-and-improved dental technology that assist with many different types of treatments and help patients feel more comfortable and safe in the dental chair. They are small, hand-held tools that produce energy in the form of a light, and dentists generally use them for: · Tooth decay removal: The laser can easily… Read more »

How to Solve the Problem of Bad Breath and Braces

If you are aligning your smile with braces, there is a high chance that you might suffer from bad breath. This is completely normal and it is caused by poor oral hygiene and stuck food particles. So, if you are currently having a hard time keeping your breath fresh and minty, it’s time to step… Read more »

Be Proud of Your Smile With Teeth Whitening

Sometimes dull and stained smiles can get you down, but there are many things you can do to change that! To help you have the bright, white smile you are proud of, we recommend a teeth-whitening treatment! There are many treatments available in the world today, including: Over-the-counter whitening treatments These treatments are available at… Read more »

Thumb Sucking, Pacifiers, and Your Child

Has anyone ever told you to avoid giving your child a pacifier at all costs? Has anyone told you that it’s dangerous to let your child suck their thumb? Have you ever worried about which of these claims are true, or about how you might be able to stop your child from sucking their thumb… Read more »

Risks of At-home Teeth Whitening

How much would you be willing to spend to have a smile that makes a great first impression? Would you be willing to spend anything? If so, don’t worry: you aren’t alone. In fact, Americans spend more than 15 billion annually on in-office and over-the-counter teeth whitening. Nut I you’re going to add your money… Read more »

Support Your Dentures With Dental Implants

You no longer have to deal with having your dentures fall out mid-sentence. At Simpson Dental Associates, we offer implant-supported dentures that will stay securely in your mouth as you chew food, chat with friends, and smile for family photos. Implant-supported dentures are a great option if you: Are missing most of your teeth Want… Read more »

Why You Should Improve Your Smile With Dental Veneers

When it comes to improving the appearance of your smile, dental veneers are a great option that should be considered. With their many advantages, you will have the smile you have always wanted for many years. The advantages of dental veneers include: • Their ability to provide a natural-looking appearance • Their ability to work… Read more »