Dental Bonding For A Beautiful Smile

Your smile makes a statement – it speaks volumes without a single word being uttered. But if you’re unhappy with your teeth, you aren’t putting your best smile forward. One of the techniques we use as a dentist in Battle Creek that repairs smiles with excellent results is dental bonding. It can beautifully transform imperfections and damage, helping you smile …

A Worry-Free Visit With Your Dentist in Battle Creek

Many people don’t look forward to going to the dentist. Are you, or someone you love, one of the 15% of people who experience dread when it comes to making a dental appointment with their dentist in Battle Creek? Do you think dental sedation could help? Dental fear can be due to a previous bad experience, challenging developmental or anxiety …

We Bill Most Dental Insurance Plans … So You Can Get The Dental Care You Need

As a dentist in Battle Creek, at Battle Creek Family Dentistry, we don’t want anyone to put off their dental care because they don’t think they can afford it. Whether you have dental insurance coverage or not, we want you to be able to book your next appointment with confidence. In the dental industry, we know that people with dental …

Restoring Your Smile After A Tooth Extraction

Last month, we blogged about the reasons you may need a tooth extraction. As your dentist in Battle Creek, at Battle Creek Family Dentistry, we also have ways to restore your teeth if your tooth extraction left you with a gap in your smile that changes how well you chew, speak, and feel around other people. Another consideration is that …

A Tooth Extraction Primer – First In A 2-Part Series!

As a dentist in Battle Creek, at Battle Creek Family Dentistry, tooth extractions are one of the most common procedures we do besides regular dental hygiene care and thorough oral health checkups. And while we’ll always do our best to treat your tooth to save it, there are many reasons why pulling one or more teeth may be necessary, depending …

Oral Cancer Awareness – Early Detection Saves Lives

As dentists in Battle Creek, we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that one American dies every hour from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from oral cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered in the late stages …

Why Reviews On A Dentist In Battle Creek Matter

If you’re interested in trying a new product or booking a trip somewhere you haven’t been before, what’s one of the first things you do? If you’re like most people, you’ll go to your computer or pull out your phone to check out online reviews. This has also become the norm when searching for a dentist in Battle Creek. Selecting …

Kid’s Oral Health Month

February Is For Kids Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month?  It all began as a one-day event in Cleveland, Ohio on February 3rd, 1941, with the first national observance of Children’s Dental Health Day on February 8th, 1949.  Now, more than 75 years later, every February, the message of the importance of oral health goes …

Inlays Or Onlays … For Your Smile?

Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us. Some background … Gold inlays were primarily used to restore tooth structure affected by decay. Nowadays, they are used the same way but are available in undetectable tooth-colored materials, including ceramic/porcelain and synthetic …

Boost Your Smile Potential with A Dental Bridge

Getting a smile boost is about more than vanity. By repairing problems like missing or damaged teeth with crowns and bridges, you can have the pleasing – and functional – smile you’ve always dreamed about. How do I know if I am a candidate for crown or bridge treatment? At Battle Creek Family Dentistry, a dental crown is recommended for …