Your child’s primary teeth, or baby teeth, are just as critical to their health, speech development, and self-esteem as their permanent teeth. Some Missoula parents we meet at Felton Dental Care hold the misconception that the care of primary teeth is secondary to adult teeth, since they will eventually fall out. The truth is that […]
Some Missoula residents who have a weak or broken tooth may want to research dental crowns as a solution to improve their smile and overall oral health. A crown is really a cap or covering that is tooth-shaped and when it is in place, it will cover the portion of the covered tooth that is […]
Hello Missoula friends of Felton Dental Care – Dr. Brett R. Felton, DMD! Teeth take a lot of tender, loving care. And even when we do our best to practice daily dental hygiene, bacteria can still sneak in and cause tooth decay – the common cold of oral health. At Felton Dental Care – Dr. […]
Jaw pain may be caused by sinusitis. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the tissues that line your sinuses, and when these tissues are inflamed, the sinuses exert pressure on surrounding areas. If the inflamed sinus is near the jaw, pain in the jaw joint may result. This commonly happens following a cold or when someone suffers from allergies.
Malocclusion (literally ‘bad bite’) is the term used for all types of bite problems including overbites, underbites and crossbites. Jaw alignment disorders can cause a range of problems and often prohibit proper chewing and/or swallowing. Teeth can shift around in the mouth, causing even more discomfort or difficulty.
Whether you have lived in Montana for a long time, or just moving in to the Missoula area; taking care of your teeth eventually involves a visit to the dentist. We are Felton Dental Care located at 1750 Brooks St, Missoula, MT in Missoula, Montana, and our specialty is cosmetic dentistry. You can reach Felton […]
What is the best professional tooth whitening system to use in Missoula? There are two types of dentist-supervised tooth whitening systems available in Lolo. In order to determine the best choice for your teeth, schedule, and budget, you need to understand the differences in the systems. Both systems use a bleaching agent containing peroxide. Missoula […]