See What You Know About Bleeding Gums by Taking This Test

Bleeding gums is a common dental problem many people ignore. If you have bleeding gums, you should not ignore them. In order to properly care for and treat your gums, you need to know what to do. So, our dentist, Dr. Clayton M. Hansen, encourages you to take the following test on bleeding gums. We hope you learn something today!... read more »

Gum Disease Poses Threats to Your Health

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection and inflammation of the gum tissues, that is usually caused by hardened tartar at the gum line. Increased risk factors like tobacco use and certain medical conditions, like diabetes, can allow gum disease to develop and progress faster. The earliest stage of gum disease is known as gingivitis. Initial symptoms... read more »

Words of Advice From Your Dentist

As a patient, you probably have a lot of questions for your dentist. But have you ever wondered how many questions and/or comments your doctor has for you? Here are five things dentists around the country say they want to say to their patients as they are working on their mouths: You probably aren’t brushing enough - Most people brush... read more »