What is dental plaque, and how do I get rid of it?

October 15, 2020
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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 […]

Using professional whitening to achieve better results than OTC options

September 15, 2020
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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 […]

Why Invisalign Is The Clear Choice For Straighter Teeth

August 15, 2020
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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? […]

Charity Donations for Montgomery County Animal Shelter

August 13, 2020

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!

The link between heart health and gum disease

July 15, 2020
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Heart disease, or “cardiovascular disease,” is a condition that not only impacts millions of Americans, but is also the leading cause of death around the world. This condition greatly impacts one’s health, and can be prevented with proper health and wellness techniques. But did you know that your risk of cardiovascular disease can be increased […]

Using a mouth guard for bruxism: a simple solution for a concerning problem

June 15, 2020
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Clenching and grinding your teeth is more than just something you do during times of great stress or anxiety. For some people, this condition occurs all the time! Medically known as “bruxism,” this condition can be bothersome for many reasons. Clenching and grinding create serious oral health issues for most patients. It can contribute to: […]

How do porcelain veneers enhance the smile?

May 15, 2020
Porcelain Veneers Clarksville, TN

Imperfections of the smile can cause patients to feel self-conscious about the appearance of their teeth. They may find themselves hiding their smile in social situations or avoiding conversations with friends and family. Patients no longer need to hide their smile, and can now smile in confidence with the use of porcelain veneers. What is […]

What to know about bruxism

April 15, 2020
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For many of us, life can be stressful. Most adults deal with stress to some degree, which can stem from their job, their family, or their lack of time to relax and rest. However, there are times during which stress can manifest in a condition known as bruxism. Bruxism is a condition that affects millions […]

Emergency and same day dental appointments for Clarksville and Brentwood, TN patients

March 15, 2020
Bruxism | Schmitt Dental

At Schmitt Dental, it is our goal to provide patients with relief from dental problems and injuries as soon as they occur. To achieve this goal, we provide emergency and same day dental appointment at all three of our locations throughout Brentwood and Clarksville, TN. In addition, we provide some of the latest technologies for […]

Four reasons to replace missing teeth

February 15, 2020
General Dentistry By Schmitt Dental Clarksville, TN

There are many reasons why an adult patient may lose a tooth. They may have experienced trauma which has knocked the tooth out of the mouth. This tooth may not be reattached in some situations. Additionally, patients may lose teeth to tooth decay or periodontal disease. Regardless of how teeth are lost, they need to […]

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