Building a Foundation for Your Smile With Dental Damage Prevention

It is important to make sure that if you have any forms of dental damage, that you visit your dentist as soon as possible to have restorations and repairs given. However, before dental damage occurs, you should always have effective prevention plans in place to ensure any dental damage risks... Read more »

Your Child Needs Regularly Scheduled Dental Checkups

Your child’s early oral development is very important. You can start brushing and flossing your child’s teeth as they develop and emerge from the gums. It’s also a good idea to bring your child in for their first dental checkup at some point in their first year and every six... Read more »

Super Smile Treatments: Toothbrush Care

Due to several oral health risks associated with not caring for your toothbrush property, it is important to make a checklist to ensure your toothbrush care is being done correctly. Oftentimes, individuals do not take into consideration the risks of contamination that can occur with your cleaning tools. Even something... Read more »

Oral Health Viewpoint: Tooth Restorations

The best way to naturally enhance your smile is by providing tooth restorations as needed. Tooth repairs are extremely important to ensure that further damage cannot arise. In several instances, dental damage that goes untreated can lead to eventual infections and tooth loss. If you have severe dental damage and... Read more »

Smile Therapy: Chewing Gum

Did you know that chewing gum can be healthy for your smile when used correctly? In fact, chewing gum is even beneficial for protecting your teeth in situations when brushing may not prove safe. The more you do to protect your smile from oral health risks including implementing additional techniques... Read more »

Do You Know Your Options for Teeth Whitening?

If have teeth that appear darker than you desire, the good news is that you can choose from a variety of teeth whitening options to find the right product for you. Teeth whitening treatments use carbamide peroxide or hydrogen peroxide, potentially with a whitening tray to wear over your smile,... Read more »

Your Dentist Provides Oral Cancer Screenings at Your Dental Checkup

Your dentist, Dr. Philip Copenhaver, wants you to have the top-notch oral and overall health you deserve. This is why he provides a variety of different treatments that help you in many ways. One of those treatments is an oral cancer screening. For your benefit, he provides the oral cancer... Read more »

Visit Your Dentist For Oral Health Tips Such as Chewing Gum

  Are you aware of the benefits of saliva? In order to make sure your smile has the greatest chance for oral health care success, it is essential to ensure adequate saliva production in your mouth. One highly preferred technique to produce saliva is chewing gum after meals. This is... Read more »

A Screening for Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Is Included in Your Dental Checkups

The American Dental Association advises you to brush your teeth once each morning and evening, as well as remembering to floss once each day. They also recommend having a dentist like Dr. Philip Copenhaver perform a routine dental checkup twice each year. This important appointment is designed to clean away... Read more »

Feeling Comfortable in the Dental Office

You may be surprised to learn that many people feel nervous or stressed leading up to or during a dental appointment. There are even some who’s anxiety goes so far as to be described as a phobia. Their fear of the dentist will lead them to do whatever they can... Read more »