Is Your Homestead Prepared to Suit Your Tooth Extraction Recovery Needs?

Are you taking the steps necessary to prepare your house and your life for post-extraction recovery? Is your homestead prepared to suit your recovery needs? If not, it would be wise to set a plan in place to ensure the greatest chance for success with the minimal amount of recovery time. The more you can… Read more »

Your Removable Partial Also Needs to Be Included in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Regimen

The new partial fitted for you by the dentists at Washington Dental Group’s , Washington, clinic, has been designed to fit firmly and comfortably in place. This removable dental appliance will fill the void and replace the function left behind by your missing teeth. Even though it will not be susceptible to bacterial tooth decay,… Read more »

Keep Your Mouth Clean With Mouthwash

If you want to improve your dental health, then it’s important to make sure that you’re using mouthwash. Mouthwash, also known as mouth rinse or oral rinse, is a liquid used for cleaning the mouth, usually through swishing or gargling. Using mouthwash will help you remove plaque from your teeth and fight the development of… Read more »

Which Dental Filling Should You Use for a Large Cavity?

Which dental filling should you use for a large cavity? Often, cavities form before we can feel their effects, thus making it too late to keep them from occurring. However, with dental fillings such as dental composites and dental amalgams, cavities can be treated and eradicated. Listed below are a few tremendous benefits that dental… Read more »

Why Invisalign Is a Great Alternative to Braces

Did you know that orthodontics is becoming easier for dentists, orthodontists and patients everywhere? The revolutionary new orthodontic treatment Invisalign is composed of custom-made thermoplastic trays created specifically to straighten your teeth and bite. Since its patent in 1997, Invisalign has become very popular. Here are three reasons why: 1. If you wear your aligners… Read more »

What Are the Causes of Bruxism?

Do you experience any symptoms associated with bruxism? Bruxism is an oral health disorder commonly associated with the grinding and clenching of your teeth. Unfortunately, because most cases of bruxism occur when you are asleep, you may be unaware of it while it is occurring. However, there are plenty of signs and symptoms to watch… Read more »

Small Cavities Can Often Be Repaired with an Amalgam or Composite Filling

Even if you diligently brush your teeth twice each day, floss each evening and make sure to attend your regular dental checkup at Washington Dental Group, you could still suffer a cavity on a tooth. Fortunately, each checkup includes a thorough dental cleaning and examination to detect any areas of tooth decay. Should Dr. Yong… Read more »

Choosing Between a Bridge or Dental Implant Restoration

Dental avulsion, severe damage, treatment extraction, and severe tooth decay can all result in total tooth loss. When this happens, the implications to your appearance and oral function can be significant. Beyond impairing your ability to efficiently chew food, it could also mar your appearance and eventually lead to orthodontic alignment complications. If you’re in… Read more »

The Reasons Why Your Dentist Recommended a Bone Graft

A bone graft in the state of Washington is a beneficial and necessary treatment for many people. If you’re one who needs a bone graft, then our Washington Dental Group dental team is happy to tell you a little more about it so you can better understand the treatment. This treatment might be needed because: —… Read more »

What Are Your 2017 Smile Goals?

As a new year begins with the promise of new beginnings, Dr. Yong Park and associates encourage you to set some healthy smile goals for the new year. A healthy smile not only boosts your self-image but it benefits your general health as well. To help you with your journey, Washington Dental Group are pleased to… Read more »