August 12, 2021
Petellin Family Dental

Stressed Out about a Gummy Smile? Did You Know it Can Be Corrected?

The amount of gum tissue we possess, just like how much hair we have on our heads, is merely a matter of personal anatomy – some […]
April 17, 2021

Blotchy Teeth? Fix Those Fluoride Stains Today!

Do you have white and brown splotches or streaks on your teeth? If you’re alarmed and beginning to think it’s a form of tooth decay, you’ll […]
March 5, 2021

5 Brushing Habits You Can Safely Drop

Since we’re in the habit of sharing good habits with both adults and children, this one is for both of you. Chances are, the way you […]
January 21, 2021
Teeth as you age

Things You Should Know about Your Teeth as You Age

If you’ve ever considered the prospect of living without teeth as you age, it’s probably caused you considerable amount of distress just thinking about it. Multiple […]
December 18, 2020
Dental XRays

Dental X-Rays: Are They Safe and Necessary?

Dentists and hygienists are often asked about the safety and necessity of X-rays. This is a great question – with answers that differ from patient to […]
November 18, 2020
Bad Brushing Habits

6 Brushing Habits You Can Safely Drop

Since we’re in the habit of sharing good habits with both adults and children, this one is for both of you – why not nip a […]
October 18, 2020
Overbite Solutions

4 Methods for Non-Surgical Bite Correction

If you’ve ever spoken with someone about correcting an underbite, your conversation no doubt centered on the painful idea of having to break the jawbone. Maybe […]
September 18, 2020
Veneers

What are Dental Veneers, and When are They Used?

Strikingly-white, straight, perfect teeth. It’s something we all want – and especially so during our teen years. Whitening kits and toothpastes can help, and sneak-arounds like […]
July 10, 2020

Important COVID-19 Information

PETELLIN FAMILY DENTAL understands these are challenging times and we want you to know we are here to take care of all your dental needs. Extra […]
April 27, 2020
Baby Teeth

When to Start Cleaning Your Baby’s Teeth

Parenthood: a season of routines that constantly change. Did you just get used to the newborn stage? Now it’s over. Did you just get through one […]
March 14, 2020
StPatricksDay

5 Ways To Get Your Green On This St. Patrick’s Day

Parenthood: a season of routines that constantly change. Did you just get used to the newborn stage? Now it’s over. Did you just get through one […]
February 27, 2020
Brushing Without Toothpaste

Brushing Without Toothpaste: Should You Even Bother?

It’s happened to all of us. You’re unpacking your travel bag after a long trip, and you’re dyin’ to get to bed. Eager to brush up […]
November 11, 2019
Crowns and Fillings Idaho Dental Care

What’s the Difference Between a Crown and Filling?

It’s normal to be confused about dental terminology. Unless you’re in the profession yourself, it can be easier to smile and nod while in the chair […]
October 2, 2019
Petellin Dentistry

Are there Non-Surgical Means of Fixing an Underbite?

If you’ve ever spoken with someone correcting an underbite, it’s likely the conversation eventually steered toward the painful idea of breaking the jawbone, wired jaws, liquid […]
July 23, 2019
Dentist Idaho

6 Common and Surprising Things That Can Ruin Your Teeth

Healthy teeth might be something you don’t think about until they are no longer healthy. While some people are more susceptible to tooth decay than others, […]