Why Early Gum Disease Treatment Matters

If you notice signs of gum disease in your smile, we urge you to seek professional dental treatment right away. Here at Quality Dental Care, we are familiar with the dangers of gum disease, and we are committed to providing gum disease treatment early to prevent the damaging effects of an advanced infection. There are… Read more »

Teeth, Gums and Interdental Cleaners

How often do you find yourself reaching for dental floss? The answer should be at least once every day. This is because you should be flossing between your teeth daily. However, individuals often forget to clean between their teeth and thus end up more prone to oral health risks such as tooth decay and cavities…. Read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Habits Can Cause Persistent Plaque Acids in the Mouth

The American Dental Association advises that you to brush your teeth each morning and night, and that you remember to thoroughly floss between each of your teeth and gumline at least once per day. This basic oral hygiene routine is essential for clearing away sugar residue, plaque, and stray food material. If you fail to… Read more »

The Reasons Why Oral Hygiene Is Important

Did you know your dentist, Dr. Bogdan Bodroug, strongly recommends keeping up on oral hygiene? Well, it’s true. This means you should brush every morning and night and floss and rinse daily. Oral hygiene is very important for your oral health and smile. To help you understand why, our dental team is happy to list… Read more »

Take a Safe Approach When Removing Something Stuck Between Your Teeth

The spaces between teeth can sometimes be tight. When a hard piece of food, meat fiber, seed, or fruit peel becomes trapped in these minute gaps, it can sometimes cause significant pressure and discomfort. In these moments it’s important to remain calm while taking a safe approach to remove the item. The last thing you… Read more »

Fall in Love with Your Smile Thanks to Dental Anxiety Treatments

Dental anxiety feelings are a common condition among many people. That is why it is important to make sure it is treated to guarantee the maximum possible success with your oral health care procedures. Dental anxiety typically arises to the fears of stress that you may feel in conjunction with visiting your dentist. If you’re… Read more »

Are You a Caregiver for an Older Adult?

If you are a caregiver for someone, you will be responsible for taking care of their oral health. A healthy smile isn’t just good for their mouth but their overall health as well.   Whether the person you are caring for has difficulty physically caring for their teeth and gums, or their memory is impaired… Read more »

A Loosened Dental Crown Needs Timely Professional Treatment

Here at Quality Dental Care in Vancouver, Washington, our dentist, Dr. Bogdan Bodroug will sometimes use a dental crown to treat a tooth with a significantly affected tooth enamel layer. This might include a necessary cosmetic restoration, as well as treating a tooth that has been compromised by a bad cavity, or dental fracture. Once… Read more »

Diabetes Can Have an Effect on Your Oral Health

If you have diabetes, your risk for mouth infections such as gum disease, dry mouth, and oral thrush are greatly increased. This makes your oral hygiene skills of paramount importance. How are diabetes and gum disease related? Gum disease is a mouth infection which can lead to the deterioration of your gums and jawbone, painful… Read more »

A Look at What Goes Down in the Lab When Making Dental Crowns

When you are constantly chewing, chomping, and grinding, you need strong teeth to last for a lifetime, but sometimes you need a dental crown to assist your smile. The process might seem a little intimidating but it’s quite simple. When getting a dental crown, an impression is first created of the tooth/teeth area needing crowns… Read more »