Are You At Risk For Bone Recession?

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We all know that a healthy smile requires decay-free teeth and healthy gums, but how often do we appreciate our jaw bone? Our teeth need a strong firm foundation to remain healthy and beautiful. Today’s post looks at bone recession. Occasionally, a patient experiences bone recession in their jaw which can cause tooth loss and […]

Is Mouthwash A Must?

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If you’ve ever walked the aisles of any Missoula, Montana drugstore, you know that there are many different types of mouthwash. Some tout their germ-killing abilities, others emphasize their fluoride content, and some claim to whiten teeth while freshening the breath. These are all great benefits, but will they make or break your dental health? […]

Is The Humble Toothbrush Obsolete?

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Many of our tools for everyday living have become antiquated. Online search has replaced the paper phone book. Telephone answering machines have gone the way of manual typewriters. Even the iPod, which was regarded as the culmination of technology just a few years ago, is now gathering dust as individuals play music on their smart […]

7 Surprising Causes Of Bad Breath

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Men and women who have chronic bad breath understand the embarrassment and frustration associated with this condition. There are several possible causes, some that are often overlooked: Poor oral hygiene Digestive problems Systemic infection Bacteria on dentures Gum disease Food particles on tonsils Dry mouth At Felton Dental Care – Dr. Brett R. Felton, DMD, […]

A Facial Or Filling?

A Facial Or Filling In Wye?

At Felton Dental Care, we know that we can’t completely fool you. When you receive treatment at our comfortable cosmetic dental practice, you won’t actually believe you are at a plush Lolo spa relaxing with cucumbers over your eyes. Just because we can’t recreate an identical Wye spa experience, that doesn’t stop us from trying. […]