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Get Teeth Whitening in Springfield Before the Wedding Bells Ring!

April 25, 2018

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry — Tags: , — drolson @ 11:27 pm

smiling young coupleIt’s almost the end of April, which means that June is just around the corner. If you’re a bride or groom with a wedding date just a few weeks away, then now is the time to schedule teeth whitening in Springfield. With either in-office or at-home teeth whitening, you can be sure your smile will look great in all of those photographs on your big day!

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Your Family Dentist in Springfield Discusses Dental Sealants

March 13, 2018

Filed under: Dentist,Uncategorized — Tags: — drolson @ 11:31 pm

little boy at dentistThe battle against tooth decay is a constant and challenging one for children. Constant because there are always bacteria in the mouth just waiting to erode tooth enamel and start a cavity; challenging because little ones may not have the patience or dexterity to brush and floss well. Fortunately, your family dentist in Springfield can help. We apply dental sealants to children’s bicuspids and molars to effectively block nasty bacteria from reaching the biting surfaces of teeth.

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7 Reasons to Get Whitening in Springfield

February 14, 2018

smiling young coupleRaise your hand if your smile is naturally perfect! There really aren’t many people who can make that claim. Fortunately, your cosmetic dentist in Springfield has a few methods to help you improve the appearance of your smile. One of the most popular is teeth whitening. You can choose to whiten in an hour with an in-office treatment or over the course of a couple of weeks with a take-home kit. Either way, the results are spectacular. Read on to learn about 7 of the top reasons why people choose teeth whitening in Springfield.

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Relax! You’ve Got a Sedation Dentist in Springfield

January 11, 2018

Filed under: Sedation Dentistry,Uncategorized — Tags: — drolson @ 4:35 am

Relax! You’ve Got a Sedation Dentist in SpringfieldWelcome to 2018! What are your New Year’s resolutions? If you’re like many people, then you may have decided to eat healthier, exercise more and generally try to take better care of yourself. That should include seeing the dentist regularly for exams and cleanings. But if just the thought of seeing the dentist sends chills down your spine, then you may have a tough time sticking to your resolution. You don’t have to worry though, because when you see a sedation dentist in Springfield you’ll be able to relax while important dental work is completed.

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Periodontal Therapy in Springfield can Avert Gum Disease

December 2, 2017

Filed under: Periodontal therapy,Uncategorized — Tags: — drolson @ 1:35 am

Periodontal Therapy in Springfield can Avert Gum DiseaseResearch shows that up to 80 percent of American adults has some degree of gum disease. Unfortunately, the condition can have a genetic link. Therefore, if one or both of your parents have gum disease, then there’s a chance you will too. Nevertheless, the majority of cases result from poor oral hygiene. Regardless of the cause, periodontal therapy in Springfield can help you avoid the harmful consequences of gum disease.

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Your Family Dentist in Springfield Discusses Children’s Dental Health

November 3, 2017

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: — drolson @ 6:24 pm

children smiling at family dentist in SpringfieldIs there anything more heartwarming than your children’s smiles? Well yes actually—knowing that those smiles are healthy, too, should make parents feel good. You do a lot to make sure your children’s oral health is in top condition. Did you know that helping your children manage stress can be an important influence? Read on to learn more about how stress can impact a smile and what your family dentist in Springfield recommends.

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Happy Halloween from Your Children’s Dentist in Springfield

October 5, 2017

Filed under: Uncategorized — drolson @ 2:49 am

little girl flossingYour children’s dentist in Springfield doesn’t only want your children to have fun this Halloween. Dr. Olson also wants them to enjoy the treats, but also take precautions to help maintain their healthy smiles and avoid cavities. Read on to find out what is recommended.

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Get the Smile You Want with Porcelain Veneers

May 11, 2017

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , — drolson @ 12:45 am

woman smiling with porcelain veneersThere are two kinds of people in this world: those who are happy and willing to share their smile and those who are not. If you fall into the second category, then maybe it’s time to transform your smile with porcelain veneers.

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Trust Professional Teeth Whitening in Springfield

April 28, 2017

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry,Uncategorized — Tags: — drolson @ 7:07 pm

Smiling young coupleThere are some weird ideas on the Internet so you really shouldn’t believe everything you read. And yes, teeth whitening is no exception. Instead of trying the latest craze, stick with what works. For the brightest smile, trust professional teeth whitening in Springfield at Olson Family Dental.

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Springfield Dentist Dr. Olson Believes Strongly in Prevention

March 17, 2017

Filed under: Dentist — Tags: , — drolson @ 1:38 am

Come see your Springfield dentist for regular preventive dental checkups. Can you believe that we’re more than halfway through the month of March already? Life is just so busy that the days just seem to roll into weeks, and the weeks roll into months—you get the idea. But no matter how life gets, you owe it to yourself and your family to stay on track with six-month dental checkups. These regularly scheduled visits to see Springfield dentist Dr. Olson and his team can truly help prevent dental problems from developing.

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