Gum disease is a widespread dental problem that starts as mildly irritated gums but can eventually result in tooth loss. Untreated gum disease is a major problem, yet it’s much easier to treat in its earliest stages. Deep cleaning at your dentist can do wonders to help prevent gum disease. In this post, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about deep cleaning teeth aftercare. Read more
Did you know that 47.7% of American adults suffer from some form of gum disease? Gum disease can seriously affect your overall health, in addition to wreaking havoc on your teeth. Like dental cavities, it’s an extremely common problem and often goes untreated. When patients do come in for treatment for their gingivitis or periodontitis, periodontal scaling and root planning is one of the most effective procedures. Learn more about this treatment and how it can cure mild to moderate gum disease. Read more
No one plans to injure their teeth, but sometimes it happens when we least expect it. As molars are your teeth that are most crucial to the chewing process, a cracked or broken molar can wreak havoc on your ability to properly chew your food. Learn more about broken molar repair options available at West Lakes Dentistry in Mound and Chaska, MN. Read more
Injuries to your teeth can happen for a variety of reasons. Maybe you completely missed a curb in your path and took a fall, or maybe another player in your weekend basketball game caught you with an elbow. The good news is that you have several treatment options as well. Learn more about cracked tooth treatment, and schedule an appointment with us in our Mound or Chaska, MN office! Read more
Caring, compassionate service is what makes West Lakes Dentistry stand out.
Being secure in your smile doesn’t just mean white teeth for the team at West Lakes Dentistry. Confidence in your smile means being fully happy with every aspect of your oral health. West Lakes Dentistry provides dental care that builds confidence. Read more