You’re sitting on the side of the road and you’re upset…yet amused. Your car has broken down, but no one would be able to tell why from looking at it. It’s spotless. Your parents taught you how to take care of your car from an early age. However, they never taught you what to do when something goes wrong. Now you’re an adult waiting for them to come pick you up, and your schedule is completely thrown off. Often times in dentistry the message is all about the prevention of cavities, but very little gets said about their treatment. It is usually used to scare children into brushing their teeth. But how does it really work? Your dentist in Stevens Point, WI from Point Place Dental care give you the facts. (more…)
Point Place Dental Blog
October 18, 2016
September 19, 2016
The most basic part of your dental hygiene regimen is your toothbrush. You probably don’t give it much thought, which is curious seeing as how you put it in your mouth every day. Have you thought about how to keep it clean? When is it time for a new one? Your family dentist in Stevens Point, WI gives you a breakdown on this every day part of your life. (more…)
August 15, 2016
We all know that we are supposed to visit the dentist twice a year for regular checkups and cleanings, but things do not always work out as planned. As an adult, life tends to get in the way of regular dental appointments. Between your work hours and family commitments, it can just be too hard fitting in a dental appointment. Lack of time is one of the main reasons only 62 percent of adults have visited the dentist in the past year. At Point Place Dental, we understand just how difficult it can be scheduling an appointment with your family and cosmetic dentist in Stevens Point, WI. We do not want to see you place your oral health at risk, which is why we offer the convenient office hours you need to schedule your dental care when time permits.
July 29, 2016
Our teeth are really no different than any other part of the body—eventually, they begin to show the signs of the “passage of time.” In other words, the older we become, the more likely we are to have teeth that are stained and discolored. Fortunately, there is a solution. Your cosmetic dentist in Stevens Point, WI, offers teeth whitening to remove stains and abolish discoloration.
June 20, 2016
If you or some you know well grinds their teeth occasionally, then chances are there’s nothing to worry about. Under stress or tension, anyone might catch himself or herself grinding or clenching their teeth. However, when teeth grinding—medically called bruxism—is habitual, then it’s time to see the dentist. Your Stevens Point dentist can pinpoint the reason you grind your teeth and prescribe a nightguard to protect your smile.
May 4, 2016
Take a look at your smile. What do you see? Perfect teeth or maybe a few imperfections that you wish were not there? If your smile is less than what you’d like because of teeth that are chipped, cracked, broken or even slightly crooked, then the dentists at Point Place Dental have a solution. Porcelain veneers in Stevens Point, WI, will conceal the smile that Mother Nature gave you and create the smile you want to show the world.
April 7, 2016
At Point Place Dental, we understand the challenges you face trying to find a dentist who accepts your dental insurance. To provide the community with the most comprehensive and affordable care possible, we are considered in-network for most insurances. Plus, we are a proud provider for Delta Dental Premier. We work with various insurance providers to accommodate the dental needs of everyone because we want to see you put your dental insurance to good use. We’ll help you make the most of your dental benefits as the dentist Stevens Point WI relies on.
March 8, 2016
If you have sensitive teeth, then we need to talk. The dentists and their team at Point Place Dental in Stevens Point, WI, are here to let you know that you don’t simply have to live with tooth sensitivity. To the contrary, there are a number of things you can do at home and that we can do in the office, so you can eat or drink whatever you like—a piping hot cup of coffee, a freezing cold ice cream sundae or a ripe and juicy grapefruit. The dentists in Stevens Point are here to help you control tooth sensitivity.
February 3, 2016
If we tested your Invisalign alignment trays for signs of mold, bacteria, and food particles, what do you think we’d find? In many cases, the answer isn’t just surprising, it’s unhealthy. If improperly cleaned, alignment trays are the perfect breeding grounds for bacteria and mold. At Piney Place Dental, we are dedicated to helping patients achieve and maintain their optimal level of oral health, and for Invisalign braces wearers that means keeping aligners clean and sanitized.
January 7, 2016
Did Mother Nature give you a perfect smile? If the answer to that question is no, then join the club. The dentists and their staff at Point Place Dental see a lot of smiles and we’re here to tell you that a perfect one is rare. That’s why there’s cosmetic dentistry! With the right cosmetic dental care, you don’t have to settle for the smile Mother Nature gave you. Instead, you can have the dazzling smile you want. Let’s take a look at the different cosmetic dentistry services available at Point Place Dental in Stevens Point, WI.