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Important Tips About Cavity Prevention

As the year gets ready to close its doors on another successful season, we implore you to take a moment to set forth a cavity prevention plan for the holidays to keep your smile safe. This doesn't mean eliminate every potential risk and hazard that can come your way that can damage your smile, but it does mean to exercise... read more »

Principles Concerning Mouthwash

Have you heard that mouthwash is a very safe and reliable option for treating your smile? Even though there are many brands and products available in the mouthwash collection, as long as you follow a few simple guidelines, the products you select can be safe to use and can aid you in a variety of ways. For a better understanding... read more »

The Why and How of Flossing

We’ve all heard that flossing our teeth is an important part of dental hygiene. But how does one floss correctly? Why does it matter? Cleaning between your teeth helps remove plaque. Plaque is a sticky substance containing bacteria; those bacteria thrive on the leftover sugars and food particles in your mouth. The acidic byproduct of the bacteria eats away at... read more »

Temporary Crowns in a Bridge Restoration Need Mindful Care

The bridge restoration in progress at Szmanda Dental Wittenberg is designed to replace the missing tooth with a single piece of dental work. This involved one of our dentists, Dr. John Felkner or Oliver Keefer removing the tooth enamel from each of the teeth neighboring the void. These two abutments will eventually serve to anchor the bridge in your mouth.... read more »