October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Dental Care When You’re Under the Weather

Sometimes, the flu bug strikes, or you just manage to pick up cold somewhere. You may think that colds and the flu don’t happen during the warmer months, but illnesses don’t read a calendar. A summer cold can sideline you for a few days, but it shouldn’t sideline you from taking care of your teeth…. Read more »

Why to Consider Veneers

Cosmetic dentistry has exploded in popularity in recent years, which has ushered in an era of development for different procedures. You now have more options than ever before when looking to make your smile look movie-star worthy. So with all of the cutting-edge technology on the market, why would you want to consider dental veneers?… Read more »

The Best Tools to Clean Your Smile

Oral hygiene is very important. In fact, oral hygiene is vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. This is why your dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages keeping up on oral hygiene regularly. However, your routine won’t be as effective as it should be if you don’t use the proper tools. So, our dentist is… Read more »

Dentistry in Motion: TMJ Disorders

Are you familiar with what a TMJ disorder is? TMJ disorders arise due to damage to your temporomandibular joints. Your temporomandibular joints, also known as your TMJs, are joints within your jaw that are designed to make it possible to open and close your mouth as needed along with chewing food and speaking properly. If… Read more »

The School Habits That Can Help Your Smile

Do you want the top-notch smile and oral health you deserve? If so, you need to clean and care for your teeth and gums regularly. This means you need to brush twice a day, floss and rinse daily and visit your dentist, Dr. Bryce E. Justesen, every six months for a routine checkup. It also… Read more »

Why You Should Consider Dentures

Despite the strength of your natural teeth, circumstances such as tooth loss and dental injury can weaken your smile and lead to the need for dentures in order to maintain your smile’s appearance and function. Our dedicated team at is pleased to offer customized dentures to restore the missing teeth and preserve the health of… Read more »