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.
Olson Family Dental Blog
March 17, 2017
February 13, 2017
Next to home oral hygiene, nothing is more important to the health of your family’s smiles than your family dentist in Springfield. When it comes to choosing a dentist for your family, it can be a bit of a challenge. There are many excellent options in the area, but not all will be the right fit for your family. Your family has specific oral health needs, which will constantly change over the years. You need a dentist who can meet these diversified needs while also making everyone in your family feel comfortable. At Olson Family Dental, we provide complete dental services while keeping patient comfort the center of our focus.
January 7, 2017
Cracked, broken, and severely damaged teeth don’t only make it harder to eat, they also make you think twice before starting a conversation. How often have you thought, “I hope they don’t notice my teeth.” One of the best ways to give you your peace of mind back is with a dental crown. They have been used for decades as a safe, effective, and reliable way to repair teeth. “That sounds great, but what is a crown?” you wonder. We’re sure you have plenty of questions, so today, Dr. Scott Olson, your dentist in Springfield, is going to answer 6 of your most common questions about dental crowns. (more…)
November 16, 2016
As you age, it is normal to begin to notice tooth discoloration. However, the rate and severity of discoloration is impacted by several factors, such as lifestyle habits, foods and drinks, and poor oral hygiene. When your smile starts to dull, many turn to over-the-counter whitening treatments to regain their confidence. However, these products are ineffective. To gain drastic results that last, you need professional teeth whitening in Springfield. At Olson Family Dental, we use the Zoom! Whitening System to reverse tooth discoloration for a bright, white smile.
October 31, 2016
It’s our favorite time of year here at Olson Family Dental. Haunted castle tours, trick or treating, and then Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. But you know what? All this celebration can really take a toll on your teeth and gums — and children are at a higher risk for developing cavities or infection this time of year. So how to keep your mouth healthy without sacrificing your fun holiday season? It’s simple with a few preventive steps from your Springfield dentist.
September 10, 2016
When you live with crooked or misaligned teeth, it’s always on your mind. It actually keeps some patients from smiling freely, and greatly reduces their confidence. You may have considered straightening your teeth, but the idea of wearing metal braces doesn’t excite you. Well, the good news is that there are other options and your Springfield dentist can help you smile again!