Chronic Tooth Sensitivity Needs Professional Attention

Tooth sensitivity is a somewhat common problem suffered by millions of Americans each year. Many of these people will attempt to manage the discomfort by brushing their teeth with a special that has been formulated toothpaste with potassium nitrate. While this might provide some temporary relief, it could also be hiding a developing dental health… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Built with Dental Sealants

If you often suffer from tooth decay or routinely have cavities arise, it could be the fact that you are more prone to tooth enamel damage and dental erosion. It may also mean that your oral health care treatments are failing. Regardless, visit your dentist for an application of dental sealants to add an additional… Read more »

How to Protect Your Smile During Softball Season

If you’re a softball player preparing for the upcoming spring season, then you’re likely working on ways to improve your game. Well, our dentist, Dr. Martin Trockel, also encourages you to work on ways to protect your smile this season. If you’re not careful, your teeth and gums can suffer the consequences and you can… Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: the Causes of Halitosis

If you are suffering from bad breath, it could be simply from the foods you’re eating. However, if it continues to return even after using mouthwash or other temporary treatments, it may be linked to an underlying condition in the body. Thus, you should always monitor the status of any bad breath you have and… Read more »

Outlining the Basics of Composite Dental Fillings

Are you aware of what dental fillings are and why they are so important for your smile? Dental fillings are designed to fill in areas that are damaged by cavities to ensure your teeth can survive as intended. Not only will the decayed tooth material need to be removed, but the filling will help provide… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Treatments for You

Are you aware of the numerous teeth whitening treatment options you have at your disposal? Beyond brushing and flossing, you can help treat stains and discolorations on your teeth with numerous products including mouthwash, chewing sugarless gum, and select varieties of toothpaste. Furthermore, highly effective teeth whitening treatments exist solely to improve the look and… Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Enhanced Oral Health Care Treatments

Are you prepared for a spectacular smile in the coming years? Have you established a firm oral health care routine to ensure risks are minimized, and cleaning habits are optimized? If not, here are a few tips to help keep your smile in optimum condition. – Try eating a healthy and nutritious diet that includes… Read more »

The Symptoms of Tooth Decay

If you think you might be a victim of a cavity, then the most important thing you can do is call our office and schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Martin Trockel. Tooth decay is a serious dental issue that needs to be treated immediately. To tell if you indeed have a cavity, there… Read more »

Mitigating Dry Mouth Risk

Xerostomia isn’t anything more than a dry mouth, yeah? Wrong! Dry mouth is a major condition that can impact your capacity to chew food, speak correctly and breathe correctly, so please take it very seriously. Learn a tiny bit more about the state by reading on. The word xerostomia comes from the Greek words xeros… Read more »

General Tips for those with Oral Health and Physical Disabilities

Caring for someone’s health when they have a disability can be rather challenging. One thing that people with disabilities need is good oral health. Are you struggling to help someone with a new oral health routine? Spartan Family Dentistry is delighted to help. If you are struggling to complete their oral health routine in the… Read more »