May 8, 2019
Dr. Kurt Petellin

Another Reason Not To Skip Your Dental Visits

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. It’s also among the most preventable and curable when caught early. Believe it or not, […]
February 5, 2019

Fluoride and Floss

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! This year’s slogan hits two very important concepts for keeping our kids’ dental health in tip-top shape. The 2018 […]
December 3, 2018

What to Do When You Have Sensitive Teeth

Even though winter is upon us, and most of the country is trying its best to stay away from just about anything cold, hordes of ice […]
October 11, 2018
Kurt Petellin

Don’t Like Flossing? Try One Of These Methods Next Time.

Do you wonder if you are using the correct floss? We know what is! The kind you actually use!  You could be using Teflon floss, dental […]
August 28, 2018

Should you worry about grey spots on your child’s teeth?

We all worry about our children for many reasons. Their dental health is important and we know that good habits start early. Even with good brushing […]
August 2, 2018
Pregnancy and Your Health

Pregnancy and Your Dental Health

If you’re considering becoming pregnant, or are expecting, the health of your teeth may not be on your mind. However, if you’re early enough into a […]
July 5, 2018
Fixing and Underbite

Fixing an under bite without surgery

If you’ve ever spoken with someone about correcting an under bite, it’s likely the conversation eventually steered toward the painful idea of breaking the jawbone, wired […]
May 16, 2018
Is Coffee Good For Your Teeth?

Is Coffee Good For Your Teeth?

We all know too much coffee can stain our teeth. What you may not know, though, is that drinking coffee in moderation can actually help you […]
April 19, 2018
Kurt Petellin Bonding

Painless Dental Bonding

If your smile has an imperfection you’ve always wanted to fix, Dr. Petellin may have an easy solution for you called cosmetic bonding. The same material […]
March 26, 2018
Dental Veneers

Dental Veneers and Your Smile

Everyone wants to have a great smile, but not everyone is lucky enough to be born with perfect teeth. Chips, irregular shapes, and discoloration of teeth […]
February 9, 2018

4 Common Dental Concerns for Children

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Your child should visit the dentist at the first sign of teeth and have regular cleanings to ensure a […]
January 3, 2018

The Benefits of a Night Guard

If you’re a teeth-grinder, know that the earlier you catch the damage, the better your prognosis. One excellent way to combat the bothersome habit of nighttime grinding, […]
December 4, 2017
Is Your Child a Grinder

Is your child a teeth grinder?

Bruxism, or the grinding of teeth, is remarkably common in children and adults. For some children, this tooth grinding is limited to daytime hours, but nighttime […]
October 25, 2017
Kurt A Petellin

Smoking and Tooth Loss

We have all been told that smoking is bad for our overall health. But did you know that it’s bad for your dental health? Few smokers […]
September 27, 2017
What Your Gums Are Really Saying

What do your gums really say about you?

Your gums can actually reveal a lot about your health. Can you answer yes to any of the following? Are your gums swollen and red? Do […]