Wisdom Tooth Identification

At Arizona Dental, we see wisdom teeth that need to be removed practically once per day. Have you ever considered if you need to have your wisdom teeth pulled? We use a specific checklist process to decide whether patients need their wisdom teeth to be removed, and you can read about it in this blog…. Read more »

Fall in Love with Your Smile Thanks to Dental Floss

  If you wish to enhance your oral health care cleaning routines, it is important to think about steps and techniques you can use to enhance your everyday cleaning habits via brushing and flossing. When flossing, be aware there are numerous types of dental floss that can be used to gently clean between teeth. Speak… Read more »

You Might Need Dentures

Do you need false teeth? If you brush your chompers twice per day and floss at least once a day, the answer is likely no. If you’re older than 60 and have lost several pearly whites, the answer could be yes. Identifying the need for dentures can be tough, but there are some signs you… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Toothbrush

The most sophisticated and complicated tool in your house…is not your toothbrush. Actually, your toothbrush is a fairly simple tool, which somewhat ironic, considering the important job it has to do. While your toothbrush is a fairly straight forward piece of technology, it does need a little TLC from time to time. First, your toothbrush… Read more »

Are You Experiencing Facial or Jaw Pain?

If you are currently experiencing pain in your jaw or facial area that just isn’t getting any better, you are not alone. Facial and jaw problems are not uncommon, and they can be caused by a variety of conditions which can be exacerbated over time without timely treatment. To determine the cause of your pain,… Read more »

Consider Dental Implants

You have probably noticed the issues that your missing teeth can create–eating and speaking difficulties, for example, or embarrassment when you smile. What you may not know is that over time. your bite may gradually shift out of alignment, your face will start to look sunken, and your jaw strength may decrease. Fortunately, there is… Read more »

Prepare for Your Upcoming Root Canal Treatment by Knowing the Answers to FAQs

Are you about to restore your tooth’s health with a root canal treatment? If so, good for you! You’re on your way to a strong and successful oral health. Sometimes root canal therapy scares patients. If this is the case for you, there is no need to feel nervous or anxious. Oftentimes these feelings arise… Read more »

Oral Health Care 101: White Dental Fillings

Are you in need of a dental filling? Dental fillings are highly effective tooth restoration treatments designed to remove decay from a tooth and fill out any cavities that may exist. A dental filling such as a white composite filling may be your best option for treating any damage that has occurred. Although cavity prevention… Read more »

Tooth Replacements

Do you need to replace missing teeth? Some options include implants, bridges, and dentures. Each treatment has its own advantages. Dentures are not as durable as implants and bridges. However, they are easily removed for cleaning, care and for sleep. Dental implants are highly effective and popular. Implants are placed directly into your jaw, and… Read more »

A Guide to Laser Dentistry

When you have thought about dental treatments, you might not have even considered the use of lasers. In many cases, lasers can be used for a level of precision care that at one point in history was simply impossible. Here are some of the benefits of laser dentistry: – Lasers can be used to clean… Read more »