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Gum Disease

Periodontal Treatment and Cleaning in Anchorage The periodontium, including gums, ligaments, and bones, is the foundation of your teeth. If bacteria builds up on your gums, you can develop periodontal disease, which causes your gums to become inflamed, red, and painful. With time, you may develop more serious issues which can lead to tooth loss and contribute to health problems such as heart disease, diabetes, or stroke. What To Expect for Periodontal …

5 Tips for Preventing Gum Disease

A smile is one of the most unique features we have. But what happens when you skip a couple of days brushing your teeth because you are too tired? Or neglect to floss just because there is no food present? Do you find yourself eating too many sugary foods that could be damaging your gums? These are the questions you should be asking if you suspect any signs of gum disease. Healthy gums are vital for maintaining good oral hygiene and keeping all your …

5 Things You Can Do To Maintain Great Gum Health

Having healthy gums is one of the things that contributes to a tip-top oral health and a beautiful smile. Even though brushing and flossing helps in maintaining a great gum health, there are other things you can do to take care of your gums. If you are looking for ways on how to have a better gum health, here are some helpful things you can do: Go for a Fluoride Toothpaste If you are not using a toothpaste with fluoride, it’s about time that you do. Using …

Barriers to Dental Care: How South Anchorage Dental Center Is Improving Access

Many people face the challenge of finding the right dentistry care for themselves and their families. There are plenty of barriers that you may come across when trying to find the right dentist. Several factors can play into which family dentist you choose based on your challenges, such as insurance coverage. South Anchorage Dental Center is the best place for dental care in Anchorage, Alaska. We offer various services that help break down the …

Your Invisalign Journey Begins with SADC

Have you been considering brightening your smile by straightening your teeth? South Anchorage Dental Center understands that your smile is one of a kind! If you’ve been looking for an Invisalign dentist in Anchorage, SADC is your top choice to help transform your smile. Our friendly, family-oriented dentists will create the ideal treatment plan that is custom-made for you. Want to learn if Invisalign is the right solution for you? Call today for a …

Mouth Guards for Sports or Sleeping: What’s the Difference?

Mouth Guards are devices used to protect your teeth from damage caused by grinding, clenching or blunt force trauma. Sounds easy enough! So why all the madness with so many mouth guards to choose from? Unfortunately, not all mouth guards are created equally. Different mouth guards serve different purposes. Like many, you may be asking which mouth guard is the right guard? That all depends on you—your lifestyle, your habits and your needs. South …

Bridges

Dental Bridge Restorations in Anchorage A dental bridge is used to fill in space create by missing teeth. This restoration method uses one or more artificial teeth that are cemented into place using the real teeth on either side for support. Bridges are both a functional and cosmetic solution to missing teeth and come in several different types and materials depending on your situation. Benefits of Bridges for Your Smile While implants are considered …

Halitosis

Chronic Bad Breath Treatment in Anchorage Halitosis is the sophisticated word for “bad breath.” Depending on the cause, bad breath may happen only occasionally or be more persistent. The most common cause of bad breath is bacteria. Because the mouth is moist and warm, it creates the perfect environment for the millions of bacteria that live in the month. In fact, approximately 80% of bad breath is caused by something in the mouth. How We Treat and …

Family Dentistry

We provide comprehensive, cutting-edge dental treatment for all of Anchorage. With us as your family dentist, there’s no need to waste gas and precious time going to different offices to make sure your whole family is taken care of. We provide comfortable, 5-Star services for children, older adults, and everyone in between. General and Preventative Dental Services for All Ages Cleanings Maintain good oral health with routine cleanings and dental …

What Is Considered Routine Dental Care?

Dental hygiene is important for your overall health, making your routine dental checkup essential for you and your kids. Having good dental hygiene can help prevent cavities and other painful issues.  Routine care can save you from having dental problems like gum disease. They can also save you from costly treatments due to unchecked dental hygiene issues. At South Anchorage Dental Center, we want to help you and your family with routine dental …