How to Get a Picture-Perfect Wedding Smile | American Dental Association

“The dress isn’t the only thing that’s white at many weddings. Some couples, including Ana and Larry, whiten their teeth for sparkling smiles on the big day.”

Are you getting ready for a wedding? Whether you’re a guest or it’s your own big day, you may be thinking about whitening your teeth.

But what is the right way to whiten? And what else can you do to take care of your teeth before the wedding? Check out this blog post for advice on how to treat your teeth for the big day!

— Ersland Family Dental

Source: How to Get a Picture-Perfect Wedding Smile | American Dental Association

What is the Best Age for Braces? | Perfect Teeth

“It is not always evident to a parent that their child needs braces, which is why an orthodontic evaluation is an important part of kids’ dental care.”

Braces and other oral devices can be of great benefit when it comes to crooked teeth, oral care, and even chewing or speech issues. But do you know what the right age is for an orthodontic evaluation?

This article gives a great overview of timing and length of treatment for braces and other oral devices. Check it out!

— Ersland Family Dental

Source: What is the Best Age for Braces? | Perfect Teeth

Why Falling Asleep Without Brushing Your Teeth Is Actually Pretty Darn Gross – Everyday Health

The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends brushing those pearly whites twice a day, but what happens if you don’t?

Source: Why Falling Asleep Without Brushing Your Teeth Is Actually Pretty Darn Gross – Everyday Health

 

Brushing your teeth is the only effective way to remove plaque build up and if you are not brushing before you go to bed, you are allowing a significant amount of time for plaque to surface. Check out this article and find out more why brushing your teeth, especially before bed, is so important.

Dr. Ryan Ersland
Ersland Family Dental
www.anchoragedentist.com