Peterson & Cammack Dentistry Blog
October 9, 2018
Whether you’re helping your child dress up for trick-or-treating or carving pumpkins during an after-school event, participating in the spooky festivities is always a good time. With that being said, it’s important to keep in mind that Halloween is one of the most dangerous days of the year compared to other holidays. This is mainly due to the increased foot traffic happening around neighborhoods, but also the risk of tripping and falling from oversized costumes.
To prevent ending the trick-or-treating early, take note of these safety tips from a family dentist in Lacey!
September 7, 2018
Have you recently started wearing dentures in Lacey? Congratulations! You’re well on your way to enjoying all the advantages they have to offer, including increased self-confidence, a great looking smile, and the ability to eat comfortably. Of course, all prosthetic appliances take a bit of getting used to, so it may take up to a month to fully experience all the benefits of dentures. Rest assured, however, that there are over 35 million Americans who have successfully made it through this adjustment period and gone on to have a great denture experience. To help get you started, here are 4 great strategies for making this transition as easy as possible!
July 12, 2018
Whether your teeth are missing as a result of aging or due to advanced periodontal disease, you shouldn’t have to settle for an incomplete smile. Full and partial dentures can rebuild your smile and prevent existing teeth from shifting, but compared to dental implants in Lacey, it’s truly not the same.
Take a moment to learn how the benefits of implants compare to dentures, as well as the process for receiving them from your dentist!
May 7, 2018
Spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year in the Pacific Northwest. Some of the winter gloom has finally worn off, and we get to enjoy the vibrant colors and gorgeous landscapes of the place we call home. Unfortunately, springtime is also when those bunches of scotch broom along I-5 start to bloom. Other allergy-causing plants release their pollen as well, making many of us reach for the nearest box of tissues.
Unfortunately, allergic reactions to airborne substances can do more than cause sneezing and watery eyes. Allergies are also linked to sleep apnea in Lacey. Let’s examine this fascinating connection.
February 15, 2018
If you want to invest in your smile, porcelain veneers are a wonderful option. They offer a number of benefits — including the fact that they are highly resistant to stains. As long as you brush and floss your teeth and visit your dentist as recommended, you can expect your veneers to stay white, beautiful, and healthy for the long-haul. Keep reading to learn more on the topic from your cosmetic dentist in Lacey.
January 12, 2018
As the new year gets underway and you spend time setting new goals for yourself, is a healthy smile at the top of your list? While you make plans to improve your health or to become more financially stable, it is also a great time to establish dental resolutions. In addition to visiting your dentist in Lacey, there are simple changes you can make to promote a healthy smile this year.
December 9, 2017
During the gray, dreary winters of the Pacific Northwest, it seems like everyone could use a little extra brightness in their life. But you don’t have to drive to California to get a dose of dazzle! The gleaming glory of brilliant teeth can boost your confidence and improve your mood even when you’re trying to get through another day of Washington drizzle. However, not everyone fully understands teeth whitening in Lacey. We’ve decided to uncover some common myths behind this treatment.
August 13, 2017
Are one of your very front teeth damaged or decayed? We understand that it can be difficult to feel fully confident in your smiles appearance and health when there’s something wrong with your teeth. Instead of being ashamed and covering up a damaged smile, give yourself a new sense of self-confidence. A dental crown created with our advanced technology may be the restoration you need! Peterson & Cammack Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is equipped with advanced CEREC in Lacey that can restore your smile in one single appointment!
August 3, 2017
Longing for a new and improved smile? Good news: you don’t have to daydream about it anymore. You can make having a brighter, more aligned smile a reality with the help of your cosmetic dentist in Lacey. Peterson & Cammack Family & Cosmetic Dentistry believes in helping patients achieve their most healthy smiles while maintaining or improving aesthetics. Each one of our cosmetic services helps us accomplish that on a case to case basis with each of our patients.
June 29, 2017
Have you heard of the “aesthetic zone?” This is the area that people notice first about your smile: your front 4 teeth on top and bottom. Imagine accidently fracturing one of your front teeth. Would you be embarrassed to laugh and smile as normal? Most patients would be. Here at Peterson & Cammack Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we understand how unsightly a damaged smile can be and the negative effect it directly has on your confidence. That’s why we offer same-day dental crowns with CEREC in Lacey!