Chaska Dental Blog
August 22, 2017
It’s time for another school year, and we love back to school season at Chaska Dental Center. Even if (like us) you’re not a student, August still feels like a time for new beginnings. But as the children’s dentist in Chaska, we also know kiddos don’t always look forward to back to school. If you’ve got a little one gearing up for back to school, follow these tips to make sure their smile stays healthy, happy, and strong for a successful year!
July 31, 2017
Dental crowns in Chaska are a common restorative procedure, but questions still remain for many patients. Like why are crowns (also known as “caps”) necessary? And what’s the process for a dental crown? At Chaska Dental Center, your dentists provide crowns more efficiently and comfortably with CEREC one-visit technology. Keep reading for our dental crown FAQ!
June 30, 2017
Many children are fearful of new environments, and the dentist may top the list of scary new places. Visiting the dentist even for a routine checkup and cleaning can be a really frightening experience for little patients, but your children’s dentist in Chaska says there are some things you can do to remove the fear. We’ve got the top 5 tips for helping kids overcome a dental phobia in this week’s blog post!
June 10, 2017
For patients who want straighter teeth without all the hassle of metal brackets and wires, Invisalign in Chaska offers a wonderful alternative. Wearing Invisalign isn’t so difficult, but there are a few things you should know to ensure you progress through the treatment without any delays. Wondering how to get the most out of Invisalign? Keep reading, because the Chaska Dental team is in with everything you need to know about your clear braces!
May 15, 2017
It can be just as painful for you to witness your child in pain. Chaska Dental Center understands how urgent it is to relieve pain, especially in a child’s tooth. Dental care is already a full ordeal for parents and uncooperative children. You may feel helpless and frustrated if you don’t know how to handle a toothache properly the one day it randomly strikes. Your children’s dentist in Chaska wants you to stay prepared with the knowledge on how to pinpoint your child’s tooth pain, how to alleviate it, and ultimately follow up or seek additional assistance at our dental office.
May 12, 2017
With Mother’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to reflect on all the wonderful things that she’s done for you. She’s always put your well-being first before her own—making sure you had cute clothes for school, homecooked meals and snacks, and most importantly instilled healthy dental habits to keep your smile strong and bright. Why not give her the greatest gift, too? Chaska Dental Center has a few special ideas that will not only have your mom smiling more, but brighter too! These gift ideas along with our teeth whitening in Chaska will make for perfect Mother’s Day presents.
April 19, 2017
The most interesting thing about history is that it can still be felt all around us. You can see castles that are hundreds of years old or read books written by people from a completely different era. Another bit of history involves your own body. Homo sapiens, or the human species, first appeared around 200,000 years ago. Over that time, the human body has changed quite a bit, but one particular thing still lingers from all those years ago: your wisdom teeth. Most modern people still have their wisdom teeth despite the fact that they often need to be removed. Why is that the case? Why do we still have them? Why do we need them removed? Today, your family dentist in Chaska from the Chaska Dental Center is going to answer these basic questions. (more…)
February 13, 2017
You wake up and immediately go into 5th gear. You need to get the kids ready for school, and your partner usually needs a little help getting out of bed as well. Once everyone else is out the door, you can finally throw on your own clothes and head to work. Suddenly you’re cooking dinner, and before you know it, you’re back in bed. If most of your days fly by like this, it can seem impossible to find time to get your damaged teeth fixed. You’re too busy thinking about everyone else. People like you need dental care that fits into your packed schedule, and that’s why Chaska Dental Center now offers same day crowns in Chaska. (more…)
February 3, 2017
February is often thought of as the month with Valentine’s Day, but it’s actually National Children’s Dentistry Month as well. This month, parents and dentists take a little extra time to talk about the best ways to take care of Minnesota’s littlest smiles. Of course, one essential part is taking them to the dentist, but when should they start going? What can you expect during their first visit? These are very common questions, so your children’s dentist in Chaska at the Chaska Dental Center is going to take a little time to answer them today. (more…)
January 20, 2017
I want you to imagine this: You’re sitting at dinner with your dream date on Valentine’s Day. The place you picked was perfect, the food exquisite, but they’re the last thing on your mind because the person across the table from you looks absolutely gorgeous. You’ve been charming and witty all night, and you can tell they are completely entranced by you. You flash them a confident smile, and the candlelight is instantly washed out by your sparkling white teeth.Now, back here in the real world, do you think your smile could do that? If not, you still have time to make it so with teeth whitening in Chaska. The little extra bit of effort you put in now could make all the difference this Valentine’s Day.