A Dental Crown Can Serve Many Purposes

A dental crown is essentially a replacement for the enamel layer of a tooth. It can be used in many situations, such as: -To fix untreated cavities -To replace a large filling if there’s not enough healthy tooth enamel remaining to secure a new filling -To help a tooth that has been compromised by advanced… Read more »

Whitening Strips Can Brighten Minor Surface Stains on Your Smile

Even though your teeth might appear to be smooth, your tooth enamel is actually quite textured on a microscopic level. These surfaces can sometimes trap tiny staining particles that are found in the dark foods and beverages you consume each day. If these minor surface stains are not cleared away in a timely manner, they… Read more »

Maintaining Your Bright Smile

A winning smile is a huge advantage in many business and social situations. Unfortunately, the passage of time and the stains brought on by dark beverages and foods can stain your teeth and dim their once youthful luster. Many people reach out to Dr. to have their teeth in their smile professionally bleached. Once your… Read more »

Extracting and Restoring a Broken Tooth with a Dental Implant

It is possible for a hard fall or blow to the face to impact with such force that is severely cracks or damages a tooth. Sometimes the damage is so severely that your dentist simply cannot save the tooth, even with a root canal. In a case like this, the tooth must be extracted to… Read more »

Making the Dentist Pleasant for Kids

Is the regular visit to the dentist something your children dread? Does the car ride to the office involve a lot of screaming, yelling, and begging to not go? If that sounds at all like what you experience when taking your kids to the dentist, then you need some help in order to make a… Read more »

Take Advantage of Our CEREC® Same-Day Dental Crown Technology

At All Family Dental, our dentists, Dr. Timm and Dr. Anderson are happy to offer dental crowns for our patients in Oakdale, Minnesota, and the neighboring communities. With our CEREC® same-day dental crowns technology, we can place a dental crown restoration with just one visit at our office. In addition to covering a damaged tooth… Read more »

Relieve Sleep Apnea Symptoms

Sleep apnea is a serious condition, causing millions of Americans to suffer from a poor night’s sleep as well as other potentially serious complications. One of the most common symptoms of sleep apnea involves chronic snoring and issues with interrupted breathing throughout the night. There are several different treatment options available for sleep apnea suffers…. Read more »

Prevent Common Oral Emergencies

An accident, injury or other type of emergency can happen in your mouth, as it could any other part of your body. While it’s impossible to prevent an oral emergency from ever happening, there are a few basic things Dr. recommends to help reduce the chances of suffering an oral injury or make sure you’re… Read more »

Got Grills? Here Are the Smile-Care Tips You Need

If you have grills, it’s important that you care for your smile as much as possible. If you don’t, your teeth and gums could easily fall victim to many dental issues. If you aren’t sure how to take care of your oral health while you decorate your teeth, our team is more than happy to… Read more »

How to Prevent Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay—or Early Childhood Caries—occurs when sugar wears away the enamel of children’s teeth, usually as a result of using a baby bottle. Before you discard your child’s bottle, though, our team would like to provide you with tips to avoid tooth decay. To limit your child’s exposure to sugar, only fill his… Read more »