How to Put an End to Deep Teeth Stains

One of the very first things we notice about someone is their smile. And when we look at ourselves in the mirror, what do we do? We smile.  According to a national survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 96% of adults believe an attractive smile makes a person more appealing to the opposite […]

KöR Whitening: The Only Way to Predictably Whiten Your Smile

The epitome of a beautiful smile is white teeth. For hundreds of thousands of years, people didn’t brush their teeth. The ancient Egyptians and Babylonians used frayed twigs to brush their teeth! Dental disease was considered a national crisis during World War 1 because army recruits had such poor oral health. Thanks to the invention […]

The Secret to a Good Night’s Sleep May Begin at the Dentist

Sleep, glorious sleep. A good night’s sleep is essential for overall health and wellness. When you are rested, you are more productive, positive, and feel better. Yet, the average adult in the U.S. feels tired three out of seven days a week. Poor sleep quality is cited by many as the reason. Coffee can only take you so far. If you or someone you love is having trouble sleeping, it is critical to understand the cause so a solution can be implemented.

Prevent Cavities and Improve Tooth Structure with CariFree

Some people have all the luck. Why is it that some people with poor oral hygiene live a cavity-free existence while others with impeccable brushing and flossing habits don’t? And it isn’t a matter of genetics either. Two people in the same family can have entirely different “luck” when it comes to cavities. Good oral […]

Six Reasons CEREC Crowns Were Designed for Central Oregonians

Here in Central Oregon, we’re busy. We work hard, and we play hard. And when life gets in the way of our modus operandi, we search for alternatives. At Mill Point Dental, we appreciate the fact that spending a ton of time at the dentist’s office isn’t a top priority. We also know that our […]

Tips for Great Lips

Here’s your mission: name an actor or actress whose lips you find attractive. How many immediately come to mind? Three, four … ten? It’s pretty easy, right? Now try to name just one Hollywood star who has attractive teeth. Not nice teeth. Attractive teeth. Not so easy! The reason for that is because while we […]

Is Your Teen Unhappy with the Look of Their Teeth?

If your teenager has expressed concern about canine teeth that have them feeling like a cast member in the latest vampire movie, or of bumpy enamel, there is a little-known solution that can smoothen out these irregularities in a single visit. The procedure is known as enamel shaping and is often used in conjunction with […]

Why Your Smile is Always in Style

You might’ve guessed that smiling can make you happier… but, live longer? Yep. We’ll take a look at some of the recent research into smile science that says it’s perhaps some of the best and easiest medicine you could ever prescribe for yourself for long-lasting health. And, think about it – what other medicine actually […]