Teen Teeth: Adolescent Oral Health

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If you are a teenager or the parent of a teenager, today’s Felton Dental Care post is for you. Today’s post discusses dental issues of special concern to adolescents. Dental risks for Missoula teens include both developmental and lifestyle-related factors. At Felton Dental Care, we see tooth decay and gum disease far too often in […]

3 Problems Which May Require A Root Canal

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Hello Montana, let’s talk about the root canal procedure (“endodontic therapy” in dentist – speak). The root canal may be the most cringe-worthy dental treatment commonly done today, but it is important that dental patients in the Frenchtown, Orchard Homes, and Wye areas know what is happening during this anxiety – inducing, though routine, procedure. […]

No Cavities? Thank Your Parents

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At Felton Dental Care, we stay abreast of new discoveries in the exciting field of dentistry and occasionally share interesting facts with our patients. Today’s post focuses on new findings in a compelling field of research: genetic dentistry. “About 60% of the risk for tooth decay appears to be due to genetic factors.” Mary L. […]