January 25, 2018

Five Quick Ways To Keep Your Smile Healthy

Everyone wants keep their smile healthy.  You, me and the lady living down the street.  But do you know there are five quick ways you can do this?  Well read on and you’ll find great smile maintenance takes less time than one trip to Target. Brush twice a day–morning and evening.  Two minutes.  And gosh be methodical…don’t just thrash the brush around in your mouth. Begin on the outside, lower left curve around to the outside, lower right then the same for the top.  You get the idea now implement it the next time you brush.   Learn How To Brush […]
January 16, 2018

The Wild Ride of Dental Implant Prices

Free Dental Implants!  Dental Implants for $695! Dental Implants for $1999! Dental Implants for $2999! Dental implants prices and the advertising surrounding dental implant prices can be quite confusing.  After all, if you need a dental implant wouldn’t you like it to be free or only $695? Most consumers understand that a “free” dental implant doesn’t exist.  What about those dental implants for $695, $1999, or $2999?  Surely one of those must be a credible price for a dental implant? Let me share with you what I know about dental implant prices and why we don’t quote dental implant prices […]
October 31, 2017

10 Facts About Dentistry and Dentists

Interesting Facts About Dentists and Dentistry General Dentists practice dentistry. Dentistry is defined by the American Dental Association “as the evaluation, diagnosis, prevention and/or treatment (nonsurgical, surgical or related procedures) of diseases, disorders and/or conditions of the oral cavity, maxillofacial area and/or the adjacent and associated structures and their impact on the human body”. DDS versus DMD      DDS means Doctor of Dental Surgery, DMD means Doctor of Dental Medicine.  The degrees are the same; they have the same education. Each individual   institution can decide what their degree is called. Dentists work on the hardest substance in the human body. Tooth […]
October 31, 2017

Dentist Reviews Are Helpful

  What about reviews for dentists? If you have ever read dentist reviews, you understand that reviews cover the spectrum from fabulous to not so nice.  But how much faith should you put in a dentists review?  Our dental office has “grown up” with reviews;  we believe in the voice of our patients.  They can easily communicate to the person at home about their experience at our office. Are your reviews unbiased? Our reviews are 100% written by our patients. Are your dentist reviews filtered? Our dentist reviews are not filtered; they are presented exactly how our patients posted them.  […]
October 17, 2017

Dr. Hendrickson at the AAID Conference

“Continuing education is the key to our success!” Dr. Gregg just returned from San Diego from another conference filled with the best and the brightest speakers from around the world on the subject of dental implants. When Dr. Gregg places your dental implants you should know that he has learned from those great minds!
August 10, 2017

Dental Problems and Freedom

Should you be free from dental problems? Sometimes you can’t eat because of the pain. Other times you hide your mouth when you are talking. Many times the thought of laughing scares you. Sometimes you wish you had done things differently. These statements are really dental problems that people who desperately need a dentist think about. We understand your dental issues. Dental issues often come about unintentionally or through circumstances that can’t be helped or prevented.  Dental issues can be solved in a variety of ways; there is rarely a single solution to dental issues.  Don’t surrender to doing nothing. […]
June 15, 2017

Choosing A Dental Implant Office – Five Considerations

Why do people choose your dental implant Office? I was out with some friends and one of them asked me why I thought people came to me for dental implants.  I suppose I hadn’t really thought about the exact reasons people seek out our dental implant office, but I did have some ideas.  Since I’m blog writing today, I thought I would share them with you…nothing scientific, just my intuition. Skill Level I’d really like to say my skill level is the number one reason people come to see me, but truth be told, most guests coming to our office for […]
April 24, 2017

Great Smiles Means Great Fun

In a short conversation with a patient’s family the other day, Dr. Gregg was asked. “why do you do dental implants”? I was sure Dr. Gregg would say why not!?  That wasn’t his answer.  He said, “the reason I do dental implants is so people whose smiles were comprised can smile again.  When your smile looks great….you feel great. Life is great!” Well, one thing led to another and pretty soon we made this sassy video to share with all the world that same theme.   Hope you enjoy it!
April 11, 2017

Invisalign and Your Smile

Invisawhat? So you aren’t sure what Invisalign is?  Invisalign is an innovative product that is used to straighten your teeth; it has been available since 1997.  This procedure uses a series of custom made clear aligners to straighten your teeth. Since 1997, Invisalign has been responsible for helping over three million people have a perfect, beautiful smile!   Tell me more about Invisalign. The clear aligners used in Invisalign are made of a smooth, comfortable, invisible plastic that you simply wear over your teeth.  The series of aligners gently move your teeth according to your treatment plan.  You change your aligners every two […]
April 4, 2017

Airway Issues. Is This Your Child?

We sincerely hope that if you watched the preceding video and see your child you get the care necessary to help your child. Airway issues can be caused by nasal congestion due to allergies, mouth breathing, snoring and obstructive sleep apnea.  The consequences of airway issues, whether you are a child or an adult can be devastating because how you breathe affects every aspect of your life…physical, mental and emotional.  Your quality of life will suffer when you have an airway issue because of the sleep deprivation involved.    Common sense tells you if you aren’t getting the proper sleep your brain and […]