Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Foods Can Stain Your Teeth

Are you staining your teeth every day? Did you know foods and drinks we consume can darken our brightest smiles over time? Yes, it’s true! Our tooth enamel is subject to stains from outside sources like foods and drinks we consume each and every day. Our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, understands the importance of a… Read more »

Test What You Know About Dental Bridges Here

Dental bridges are strong, reliable and top-notch dental restorations that can help you in many ways. In order to know if this restoration is right for you and your smile, you need to know all about it. So, our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, would like to test your dental bridge knowledge today, and maybe even… Read more »

Oral Health: Teeth Whitening

To help improve the look of your smile, various cosmetic treatments are available. You may try using dental veneers or crowns. However, if you want a quick way to improve your grin, you can correct stains and discoloration of your teeth with whitening treatments. In order to ensure adequate teeth whitening treatments are used, understand… Read more »

What’s in a Toothbrush?

It’s one of the most important tools we have at our disposal to take care of our health. It’s cheap, readily available, and comes in a seemingly endless number of varieties. But is there really a difference between a $100 brush, and one that costs as much as a pack of gum? There is, and… Read more »

What to Expect During an Oral Cancer Exam

Oral cancer includes cancers of the mouth and throat. Oral cancer is much easier to treat in the early stages, so it is important that it be detected and treated as soon as possible. This is why Dr. Lonnie Anderson offers oral cancer screenings in Juneau, Alaska, during regular dental appointments. Oral cancer screenings are… Read more »

Handy Flossing Tips

If you want a top-notch flossing routine, then our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, has some good news for you! There are things you can do to have the proper and effective flossing technique you need. The better technique you have, the healthier smile you can have. So, he is happy to help you have the… Read more »

Are Partial Dentures Right for Your Needs?

We are excited to offer partial dentures for our clients in Juneau, Alaska looking to replace lost teeth. Partial dentures are optimal for those who still have one or more natural teeth in their upper or lower jaw. Partial dentures are basically replacement teeth that are connected to a pink or gum-colored plastic base. These… Read more »

Why Your Dental Visits Are Critical to the Health of Your Smile

The dental exams and cleanings by dental offices are done to address every component of your oral health and help you enjoy your smile for a lifetime. We begin with a professional dental cleaning performed by our highly trained dental team, followed by a thorough dental exam on behalf of our dentist. During your regular… Read more »