Just hearing the words “root canal” can be enough to make most people cringe. The mental image of a root canal patient holding a grossly swollen jaw while groaning with pain has been perpetuated by movies, television, and cartoons. But is that the true picture of modern-day root canal treatment? Here are five commonly believed […]
Various forms of whitening aren’t permanent. However, these simple tips can help you keep your teeth white after whitening for a longer period of time!
Many wonder: “Are dental x-rays safe?” Here are the facts you need to help you decide what is best for you and your family’s dental care.
There are many options available to replace missing teeth. Which is the right option for you? We examine the pros and cons of the three most common options.
Choosing the best toothbrush can seem like a daunting task! Here are our top tips to choose the right toothbrush for each member of your family.
Sleep apnea is much bigger than snoring. It can lead to serious health risks, including death. Read our blog to learn the symptoms and how we can help.
Smiles Northwest is excited to welcome Dr. Alan Chen to our Beaverton Dental Practice. Having met with Dr. Chen numerous times over the past few months, we feel he is going to be a great fit for the practice. Dr. Chen was a standout in school and has progressed to develop excellent skills in both general […]
In this article, we share a few tips to “spring clean” your dental health routine so your smile is healthy, vibrant, and ready for the new season!
It’s March, and that means it is National Sleep Awareness Month. Our team of Dentists in Portland are determined to make sure we all understand the importance of good sleep! In this article by Michael Simmons, DMD entitled Not So Golden Slumbers? Learn How Your Dentist Can Help! It really lays out the importance of good […]
February is American Heart Month, an entire month devoted to raising heart disease awareness. 1 out of every 3 deaths in America is caused by heart disease.