A missing tooth isn’t just a cosmetic concern. Missing teeth can impact how your mouth functions, causing problems during speech and eating as well as impacting your gums and jawbone.
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Stress can negatively affect your health — including your oral health — in many ways. While it may be unrealistic to think that you can completely eliminate stress from your life, managing stress is certainly possible. Doing so can help you keep a bright and healthy smile and avoid dental health problems.
The beginning of the New Year is a great time to recommit yourself to good habits — including taking better care of your teeth. Resolving to improve your smile offers many benefits, as your oral health is closely linked to your overall health. And showing off your smile makes everyone around feel better, too!
If a whiter, brighter smile is one of your New Year resolutions, an in-office teeth whitening treatment is the most effective way to reach your goal. At the Seattle cosmetic dental practice of Drs. Don Jayne and Dean Kois, our patients can conveniently and comfortably whiten their teeth with the BriteSmile™ whitening system. Here, we… Continue Reading →
Smoking affects most, if not all, aspects of your health. When it comes to your oral health, smoking can dramatically increase your risk for various health conditions. In this blog post, Seattle dentists Drs. Don Jayne and Dean Kois discuss some of the dental health concerns smokers need to be aware of.
Modern dentistry has made way for many new and innovative advances, including the use of laser dental technology. At our Seattle dental practice, Drs. Don Jayne and Dean Kois pride themselves on using the latest and most cutting-edge technologies and practices to provide exceptional dental results for our patients. In this blog post, we share… Continue Reading →
When your smile is less than perfect, you have a few different treatment options. You can improve the appearance of your teeth with a smile makeover, which is a combination of cosmetic procedures such as bonding or the placement of porcelain veneers; or you can reconstruct or replace teeth with a full mouth reconstruction, which… Continue Reading →
Drs. Jayne and Kois believe a smile goes a long way. Your smile reveals a lot about you, and a growing amount of research says smiling itself has many benefits. Here, we take a look at some benefits, including some that may surprise you. Boosts Your Mood Several studies have found that wearing a big… Continue Reading →
A dental emergency is any injury that requires immediate attention in order to save a tooth, or stop ongoing tissue bleeding or severe pain. The most important thing to do in these cases is contact your dentist right away or go to the nearest emergency room. However, there are several steps you can take to… Continue Reading →
The key to great health is preventive care. A diet rich in calcium reduces your risk of arthritis, while exercising boosts your immune system, safeguarding you from illnesses. Similarly, there are steps you can take to keep your teeth healthy and avoid dental problems. In this blog post, Dr. Don Jayne shares a few benefits… Continue Reading →