There are many dental health concerns that can develop in one’s lifetime. One of the most painful conditions that might occur in the smile is that of an abscessed tooth. If you are dealing with severe swelling of the jaw and an unbearable toothache, you might have a tooth abscess. In situations such as this, […]
When patients participate in everyday oral health habits such as brushing and flossing, they will benefit from a beautiful, healthy smile for life. Prevention of certain conditions is critical to a healthy smile, as some conditions cause irreversible damage. This includes periodontal disease and cavities. Periodontal disease, also referred to as gum disease, is a […]
Clarksville and Brentwood, TN patients who are faced with a dental problem may be dealing with what is known as a dental emergency. A dental emergency means something different to everyone, especially since each case is unique. However, our team at Schmitt Dental defines a dental emergency as a situation that requires immediate care. Below […]
Taking care of the smile is more than just brushing and flossing every day at home. It also includes routine treatments and visits with the dentist to keep bacteria, plaque, tartar, calculus, disease, and decay under control! At Schmitt Dental, we strongly encourage patients to participate in proactive approaches to their oral health by visiting […]
Dental plaque is a substance that can build up on the teeth. Plaque is sticky and soft, and creates a film that develops on the tooth enamel. This substance develops due to bacteria in the mouth. If you are not properly caring for your smile each day with routine brushing and flossing, you may notice […]
When patients are asked what makes them think of a healthy smile, they often bring up the whiteness and brilliance of natural teeth. Naturally discolored teeth or teeth that are stained due to foods and medications can make patients feel self-conscious when they flash their smile at others. This can dramatically reduce one’s confidence. With […]
Patients of the Brentwood and Clarksville, TN area with uneven, misaligned teeth may be embarrassed to talk to their dentist about orthodontic work. Fortunately, with continued advances in dentistry and orthodontics, patients now have choices they can make when it comes to realigning the teeth. At Schmitt Dental, patients can ask about Invisalign! What Is Invisalign? […]
We were thrilled to deliver donations to the Montgomery County Animal Shelter recently! There are so many adorable animals that need loving homes, and at Schmitt Dental, we sincerely believe in the importance of giving back when you can. Just look at their sweet faces!