One Treatment, Multiple Benefits | New Smiles | Sherwood OR

One Treatment, Multiple Benefits

Have you been thinking about getting that crooked tooth looked at, or having your teeth whitened by your dentist? These are common concerns that can be easily treated with cosmetic dentistry. Procedures like teeth whitening, bonding, and porcelain veneers are very popular. They don’t have to make dramatic changes in the smile to achieve exciting […]

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Too Tired to Brush? Think Again!

Most people today describe themselves as busy. This may be an understatement. Life often demands that we do our best to keep up with a nearly-chaotic pace. To do so means going to bed tired, perhaps nightly. It may also mean shuffling priorities and give less of our attention to activities that are important to […]

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The Smile Holds its Value

At New Smiles Dental, we pride ourselves on giving patients from the Sherwood area the quality, friendly care they need to sustain oral health all the way through childhood and adulthood. One of the interesting things that tend to occur over decades of time is that adults lose their focus on the value of their […]

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Gingivitis? Act Fast! | New Smiles | Sherwood, OR

Gingivitis? Act Fast!

You’ve been told you have gingivitis, or you’re noticing the symptoms of this early form of gum disease. Sure, a little “pink in the sink” isn’t such an alarming problem, but it indicates that an alarming problem is on the horizon. If you act fast at this point, you may be able to reverse the […]

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When You Need a Crown, We’ve Got You Covered | New Smiles | Sherwood, OR

When You Need a Crown, We’ve Got You Covered

Needing a dental crown is a drag. We can understand that. There is very little to look forward to after getting a crown – unless you place a lot of value on comfort and your ability to chew. We know you do. At the same time, who wouldn’t rather spend time in the dentist’s office […]

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Cracked Tooth? Here’s What May Have Happened! | New Smiles | Sherwood, OR

Cracked Tooth? Here’s What May Have Happened!

Our teeth are hard and strong. We use them to chew dense foods, hard foods, and sometimes to chew our fingernails (tsk, tsk!). We’re so used to using our teeth that, when a rogue kernel of popcorn causes a crack, we may feel betrayed and confused. How is it that a perfectly stable tooth could […]

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