Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Your Teeth and Healthy Treats

Even though your teeth are the strongest substance in your body, they still need healthy foods to keep strong and healthy. There are many foods we eat each day that play a role in our oral health, which is why it’s important to know the right foods for your smile. Our , Dr. , takes… Read more »

Your Lifestyle Habits Can Make or Break Cavities

You may be at a risk for tooth decay if your smile suffers from dental erosion or you have small holes in teeth, especially if your oral hygiene routine is not what it should be. We offer some recommendations for improving your dental hygiene routine and healthy habits so that you can stop cavities from… Read more »

Dazzling Oral Health Care for the Season: Chewing Gum Benefits

Did you know that chewing gum can have several benefits for your smile? Although we often think of chewing gum as a product that is meant to freshen breath only, the truth is that some products promote tooth whitening benefits. However, the true benefits associated with chewing gum is through their effective prevention of cavities…. Read more »

Taking Care of Your Back Teeth

Even if you are the best of brushers, there are some places your toothbrush just does not clean very well. Those places are between the ridges of your molars and premolars. Those ridges are called cusps, and their job is to help you chew your food so that you can swallow and digest it. Food… Read more »

A Denture Adjustment Can Help Address Oral Atrophy

A like Dr. Daniel Sahutske and Dr. Donna Sahutske will often provide patients with a complete or partial denture to help replicate the basic function of missing or severely compromised teeth. When the denture was constructed in a dental lab, the base was designed to closely match the natural structure of your gums. This helps… Read more »

Stop Bad Breath With These Home Remedies

Everyone experiences bad breath now and then, but if it’s a constant factor in your life, you may need to see the dentist for a diagnosis and treatment. In the meantime, you can use the following home remedies for bad breath to improve the state of your smile: – Brush and floss your teeth: When… Read more »

Treatments for Missing Teeth

If you have one or more missing teeth, you’re probably wondering what our dentists, husband and wife team, Dr. Daniel Sahutske and Dr. Donna Sahutske, can do for you and your smile. Having missing teeth can make eating and speaking difficult and it can even affect the self-esteem as well as the entire oral health. Fortunately,… Read more »