Whether you are chewing on caramels, dealing with tooth pain, or have a tooth break or crack because of an injury, we never need emergency dental work when it is convenient. (Do we ever really want emergency dental work?) Fortunately, some of the most common dental emergencies can often be avoided with simple preventative practices. … Read More 3 Dental Emergencies and How to Avoid Them
Now that we are a few weeks into 2018, how are your resolutions going? Even if you have fallen off of the diet wagon and are still reeling from your last gym session, it is not too late to recommit yourself to dental health habits that will have you smiling all year long. Want better … Read More New Year, Beautiful Smile: Dental Resolutions!
As college football season draws to a close, the Super Bowl looms on the horizon and March Madness is right around the corner. It seems like more and more sports fans are getting together to snack in front of the TV. Emergency dental work typically spikes as people turn to consuming popcorn, sticky and/or chewy … Read More Delicious Snacks that are Great for Your Teeth (And the Super Bowl!)
A few days ago, I posted a blog about an elite baseball player who struggled with sleep apnea for the better part of a decade. If you haven’t read it, I highly suggest checking it out. His story is probably not different from the many Oregon City dental patients I’ve treated for sleep apnea. I’ve … Read More 5 Myths About Sleep Apnea You Need to Avoid
Are you doing all that you can to maintain great oral health? In addition to great home hygiene and regular visits to the dental office, there are a few things you could be doing to improve your smile that you may not have thought about. Today, we would like to share five ways that you … Read More 5 Weird Ways To Improve Your Dental Health
Welcome back to the ongoing blog of Pioneer Dental Group! Here at our office in Oregon City, OR, we try to help our patients gain a great understanding of oral health basics so that they can take great care of their smile. But do you know your stuff? Check out our short quiz below. Give … Read More True or False: Test Your Oral Health Knowledge! [QUIZ]