Are you afraid of the dentist? Have you ever put off dental work because of some form of dental anxiety? If so, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that 3 out of 4 people have at least some fear of going to the dentist! For millions, their fears extend beyond a nervous stomach or apprehension to […]
Imagine the scene: You’re sitting in the dentist’s chair, having just had x-rays taken. The dentist has come in for your exam and, while reviewing your x-rays, points to them and says the dreaded words, “Looks like you have a cavity.” Have you sat through this very scene? If so, you’re not alone; 92% of […]
Many patients have questions about dental insurance coverage and benefits. Here are a few of the top questions we get about dental insurance.
Teeth whitening is the most common cosmetic dental treatment today. And no wonder, as people associate white smiles with celebrities, health, and beauty. No doubt this explains the proliferation of teeth whitening DIY methods. Have you found yourself reading up on all the magical home remedies to make your teeth “snow white” on Pinterest? It’s […]
You’ve heard from Drs. McLaughlin, Stonebraker, and Jumani about the importance of brushing your teeth every day using a soft-bristled toothbrush (manual or electric). But… do you really know EVERYTHING about your toothbrush? In honor of National Brush Day, November 1st, we’re going to drop some knowledge in your noggin by sharing these five fun […]
Do you have dental anxiety? Does the idea of visiting the dentist make your heart pound a little faster? You’re not alone. Research reveals that 5-8% of Americans avoid dentists due to fear, and as many as 20% experience such severe dental anxiety that they’ll only go to the dentist if it’s an absolute necessity. […]
Choosing the best toothbrush can seem like a daunting task! Here are our top tips to choose the right toothbrush for each member of your family.
What should you do (and not do) after wisdom teeth removal to increase your comfort and speed the healing process? Here are some simple tips!
May 7-13 is Root Canal Awareness Week; we’re going to take away the mystery of root canal therapy by answering questions we hear about this procedure.
“Signature” is defined as a unique, distinguishing feature. At Redmond Signature Dentistry, our Redmond Town Center dental office is distinguished by our unique and compassionate approach to patient care. We understand that a trip to the dentist can often cause uncomfortable emotions such as anxiety, even fear. Our team members pride themselves on being approachable, […]