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 »

A Dental Filling Can Prevent Tooth Wear From Forming a Cavity

Time and age can cause the structure of your jaw to undergo structural changes that cause minor deviations in alignment–this is especially likely if you have experienced the loss of one or more teeth without receiving a dental restoration. Changes in dental alignment can cause the teeth to rub together and wear away the tooth… Read more »

Tips on How to Help Your Child Avoid Dental Issues

Do you wish there was a way to keep your child’s smile safe from dental problems? If so, our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, is happy to grant your wish! Today on our blog, he is happy to discuss the things you can do to keep your child’s teeth and gums free from tooth decay, gum… Read more »

Dental Tips Vital to Oral Health on Aging and Dental Health

Never be afraid to implement newer and more efficient oral health care routines into your day-to-day life. By adjusting your oral health care schedule, you can make sure your teeth can remain strong and healthy for a lifetime of oral health happiness. Furthermore, you can lower risk associated with aging both for your gum line… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Be Able to Replace an Untreatable Knocked Out Tooth

It’s estimated that significant dental trauma befalls nearly five million people each year. In many cases where a tooth is knocked out, shattered, or broken at the gumline, the damage might be too severe for a highly trained dentist to treat it with endodontic therapy. In a case this severe, our team will likely need… Read more »

The Cornerstones of Halitosis Treatments & Prevention

If you are suffering from bad breath, it is important to have it treated as soon as possible. However, simple treatments such as daily cleaning utensils may not be enough depending on the cause of your bad breath. If you’re suffering from something you’re eating or poor oral hygiene, it is important to make sure… Read more »

People Without Daily Access to Fluoridated Water Might Benefit from Fluoride Supplements

The mineral density of your tooth enamel gives your teeth the hardness to bite, chew, and process food, while also helping to resist the development of dental caries and other tooth decay complications. To help people maintain strong and healthy teeth, many municipalities add trace amounts of fluoride to their water supply. This helps bolster… Read more »