Shared Benefits of Dental Sealants from Our Statesville NC Cosmetic Dentists

What exactly are dental sealants? Dental sealants are an excellent way to protect children’s teeth from tooth decay by coating them with a thin plastic material. Their teeth look and feel like normal, but they are protected from plaque build-up and decay. Our staff recommends sealants as a preventive measure for children before any decay […]

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What is the Blue Light My Dentist Uses? Our Statesville Dentist Explains

If you’ve ever had a cavity filled, or some other type of small restoration, you may have seen your dentist use a strange-looking instrument emitting a blue light during your treatment. In today’s Statesville family dentistry blog, we answer all your questions about what the “blue light” is, and how it helped revolutionize the world […]

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How to Overcome a Dental Phobia, from Our Statesville Dentist

If the idea of sitting in a dentist’s chair is enough to give you nightmares, you’re not alone. Fear of the dentist, or “odontophobia”, is estimated to affect about 15% of Americans, or about 30 million people. Not to worry, though; there are many ways that both you and your dentist can ease your anxiety. […]

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