During your child’s first check up at our Brooklyn Park area family dentistry office, we’ll tell you about sealants and how they can protect your child’s teeth.
Dental patients in the Maple Grove areas know that regular brushing and flossing are essential for optimal oral health. However, the bristles of your toothbrush can’t reach into every small groove and depression in your teeth, especially the really bumpy back teeth. That’s where sealants can be invaluable. Dental sealants are a plastic material that […]
Do you currently have a Minneapolis dentist? If you are in need of a dentist or are not happy with your current family dentist, I invite you to visit my office, meet my fun staff, and discuss your dental needs with me.
Here at Arbor Lakes Dental, we want your teeth to last a lifetime! Tooth enamel is one of the hardest parts of the body, but it is non-renewable so it is important not to not neglect or abuse our teeth. Daily teeth and gum care is the best way to protect tooth enamel. Be sure […]
Malocclusions (bite problems) include overbites, underbites and crossbites. Jaw alignment disorders restrict proper chewing, talking, and swallowing. They can also cause teeth to shift around in the mouth. Minneapolis family dentistry patients with bite problems are at a greater risk for tooth decay and gum disease because bite misalignment often makes it difficult to maintain […]
At Arbor Lakes Dental, Dr. Jamie Sledd is often asked how to choose the most basic tool of oral hygiene, the toothbrush. Picking a toothbrush in Maple Grove can be as difficult as choosing a paint color, and there seems to be just as many choices. If you have visited the dental section of your […]
How do celebrities obtain brilliant white smiles always ready for the red carpet or a close-up? Do they avoid coffee? Not likely. Every star-watching magazine is full of pictures of famous people holding Starbucks cups. Do they avoid tobacco? Some probably do, but many actors and fashion models with dazzling white smiles are smokers. Very few people […]