The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Brushing Too Hard?

Are you brushing your teeth too hard? Brushing your teeth too hard can cause damage to your teeth and gums, but with the right practices when brushing, you can improve your oral health. Our dentist, Dr. John Felkner, wants to make sure you are helping your teeth be healthy. That’s... Read more »

Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Screenings Help Improve Treatment Success Rates

Consistently performing your oral hygiene routine will go a long way toward reducing your chances of suffering from gum disease and tooth decay. The process needs to include brushing your teeth each morning and evening, as well as remembering to floss each day. Maintaining good oral health in the long... Read more »

Dentures Can Restore Your Smile and Improve Your Teeth’s Appearance

Do you know the basics of dentures? If not, that’s OK because our team is happy to help you. Dentures have been used for decades to help restore your teeth and oral health needs. Simple tasks like talking and eating require the use of teeth, which makes dentures ideal if... Read more »

Protect Your Tooth With a Dental Crown

When you hear the term dental crown at the dentist, do you know what that means, or why it is being suggested? Our dentist, Dr. John Felkner with Szmanda Dental Wittenberg in Wittenberg, Wisconsin, understands not everyone is versed in dental terminology. That is why we are happy to help... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Be Able to Replace a Knocked Out Tooth

Athletes who fail to wear a protective mouth guard at the required times are always at increased risk of suffering oral trauma. In some of these instances a blow to the mouth can carry so much force that it knocks a tooth out of the socket or causes it to... Read more »