Simple Tips for Dental Health while Pregnant

Did you know that pregnancy can lead to issues with your teeth and gums? If left untreated, you can find yourself suffering from oral health risks associated with pregnancy and various oral health downturns that can occur with it. Not only can a pregnancy increase your risk for gum disease, but it can also cause… Read more »

A Distressed Dental Filling Might Be Replaced

Minor physical defects and cavities that are limited to a tooth’s enamel layer can often be treated by applying a dental filling. The special material used to seal the area and restore the tooth’s natural integrity is designed to last for many years. However, long-term oral hygiene problems can potentially cause an old dental filling… Read more »

Severely Compromised Teeth Might Be Replaced by a Removable Denture

Chronic problems with gum disease and cavities can lead to the loss of multiple teeth. In some of these cases severe gum disease can also start to weaken the roots of your teeth, which may be lost or lead to other dental health complications in the future. In a situation such as this, many patients… Read more »

Oral Health: Tooth Decay Prevention

Several significant oral health hazards often arise due to poor oral hygiene methods. If for any reason you are not properly caring for your teeth and gums, you can leave yourself susceptible to tooth decay. Tooth decay arises when your tooth enamel is slowly worn down. To help prevent damage associated with tooth decay, always… Read more »

Why you Should Use Mouthwash

Have you ever wondered why mouthwash is recommended to use in your daily oral health routine? After all, isn’t flossing and brushing the most important thing to do? Well, you can’t skip brushing and flossing, but you can’t skip mouthwash use, either. It’s a critical part of maintaining great oral health. Today, we’re going to… Read more »

April 2018: Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. To celebrate, our dentist and team would like to provide some helpful information about oral cancer and encourage you to come in for an oral cancer screening. At our office, oral cancer screenings are performed during routine dental cleaning and exam appointments. What is oral cancer? Oral cancer includes… Read more »

Causes and Treatments for Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that should be avoided at all costs. Unfortunately, many fail to take proper care of their teeth, gums and smile. When gum disease attacks, it causes swollen and tender gums, bleeding gums, bad breath, receding gums, loose teeth, lost teeth and more. To help you know… Read more »

The Little Things That Help the Oral Health

If you are working toward a top-notch oral health, you probably already know to brush your teeth twice a day, floss your teeth once a day, rinse your mouth daily and visit your dentist, Dr. William Robison, every six months for a routine dental cleaning and exam. But did you know there are little things… Read more »

The Advanced Technology of E4D Dental Crowns

Today, we are excited to talk about same-day dentistry with E4D technology! Did you know that by using E4D we can create and place your permanent dental crown in just one appointment at Whispering Pines Dental? If you have broken or damaged teeth, you may find that this advanced technology can help you have the… Read more »

Dental Sealants: Protect Your Child’s Molars and Premolars with This Effective Barrier

Your child’s baby teeth are typically replaced with their 32 permanent teeth by the time they are around 13 years old. Their permanent teeth will help them speak, bite, and chew throughout properly their adult life. What distinguishes these back teeth are the ridges on the tooth’s surface that help them break down food and… Read more »