Proper Brushing Techniques for Children

Long before toddlers learn to dress themselves, they can begin developing the habit of brushing their teeth. If your little one can hold a toothbrush, it’s time to start teaching the skill of brushing! Little kids are often very interested in participating in this aspect of their hygiene. Watching Mommy and Daddy brush every day… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Preserve the Health of Your Child’s Back Teeth

As your son or daughter grows up, their primary teeth will naturally be replaced by the permanent teeth that need to last them for the rest of their lives. Preserving the health of these teeth early on will go a long way toward preventing complications in later adulthood. It’s somewhat common for permanent molars and… Read more »

Your Teeth and Age

As we age in life, our body changes with us, making our teeth more vulnerable. That is why it is vital to remember to keep your oral health in tip-top shape. Our friendly and professional staff at Wyoming Family Dental in Wyoming, Minnesota, is happy to talk to you about your oral health. Did you… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Be Used to Restore a Tooth Lost to Dental Trauma

Dental trauma can come in several different forms. One of the most severe is when a blow to the face severely damages a tooth. If enough of the root remains intact, Dr. Scott Timmons might be able to perform an endodontic treatment such as a root canal. In an extreme case, the damage to the… Read more »

Over-the-Counter Whitening: The Best Treatments Available

Did you know you can whiten your smile within the walls of your own home? Well, it’s true! You can use over-the-counter whitening treatments to reach the bright, white, and attractive smile you deserve. To help you know which products to use, our Wyoming Family Dental dental team is happy to talk about the best… Read more »

What are the Symptoms of Gum Disease?

Would you be surprised to learn that bad breath, tender or sensitive gums, and even sensitivity to temperature could all be signs of gum disease? While you might think that gum disease isn’t an issue you have to worry about, would you be surprised to hear that gum disease is more common than you might… Read more »

Sweets and Treats for Healthy Teeth

It’s often said that sweets and treats lead to tooth decay and gum disease, but the opposite can also be said. Some foods we ingest are capable of making our teeth stronger so that they can last longer. A balanced diet full of nutritious meals is essential if you want to keep your teeth and… Read more »

Whiten Teeth with Veneers

A brilliant, white smile is something a lot of people strive for. A great smile is one of the best ways to make a lasting, unforgettable first impression. The problem is, though, that a white smile is hard to obtain – and even more difficult to maintain. However, there’s one procedure we offer here at… Read more »

How to Take Good Care of Your Dentures to Protect Them from Harm

Are you taking adequate care of your dentures? Do you know which products to use and not to use to keep them safe? Are you practicing safe and effective oral health care habits before, during, and after using your dentures? If not, it is important to remember that there are many simple tricks you can… Read more »

Do You Have Any Damaged Teeth? Fix Them with Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are often used to cap and conceal damaged teeth with a restoration procedure that will leave them much more protected from future threats such as tooth decay. Although there is no quick fix or end-all level of protection, with the help of dental crowns, and effective oral hygiene habits that include brushing twice… Read more »