Your 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.
Olson Family Dental Blog
October 5, 2017
September 15, 2017
C-O-F-F-E-E! For some, their coffee is ready even before they get out of bed in the morning. For others, coffee represents a way to socialize with friends, meet a client or just relax after a long day. Whatever coffee means to you, there are ways to order this ubiquitous drink that will have less impact on your teeth. Read on for tips from a family dentist in Springfield.
August 4, 2017
Are dental X-rays beneficial and are they safe? The short answer to that question is yes and yes. Now, let’s take a closer look at the topic. Your dentist in Springfield is here to answer your questions about X-rays and their importance to your dental health.
July 24, 2017
Bon Voyage! Have a safe trip! Send pictures! If you’re about to head out on a family vacation, you’re probably thinking about what to pack for yourself and the kids, who will get your mail while you’re away and all the fun you’ll have on your trip. That’s all great—but don’t forget you still need to make sure everyone takes care of his or her smiles while on vacation. Here are some tips from a family dentist in Springfield.
May 15, 2017
Open your refrigerator and you might find foods or beverages that have been there long past the expiration date. Some are probably safe for a short time longer, but others need to be thrown out sooner rather than later for the health and safety of your family. But what about dental products? Did you even know that they have expiration dates, too? Fact of the matter is they do, and they are worth paying attention to. Here’s some helpful advice from a family dentist in Springfield.
May 11, 2017
There 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.
April 28, 2017
There 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.
March 17, 2017
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.
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…)