A Blow to the Mouth Can Cause a Toothache

Sports injuries can sometimes cause an accidental blow to the mouth. This could potentially harm soft oral tissues and damage teeth. In some of these cases, the injury might seem minor, and the visible tooth enamel might not even show signs of overt damage. After a day or two passes,... Read more »

Significantly Discolored Tooth Enamel Might Need Cosmetic Restoration by a Porcelain Dental Crown

Tooth enamel can be discolored by dental stains. However, there are other times when genetic or environmental factors can cause a single tooth to develop in a noticeably different shade from the surrounding teeth. If you have a cosmetically unappealing smile, you should consider scheduling a consultation appointment with a... Read more »

Caring for Your Veneers

Do you ever feel ashamed or embarrassed of your smile? Do you have flaws that mar the beauty of your smile? Would you like to boost your confidence? Ask our dentist about veneers. Dental veneers are thin shells made from a tooth-colored material. They are placed over the front of... Read more »

How Dentures Are Made Just for Your Smile

Are you missing some or all of your permanent teeth? Our dentist may recommend dentures to restore your smile. Dentures are removeable appliances that can act as a partial or full set of teeth. They are placed on the gums and may be attached to the remaining natural teeth. What... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Donald R. Hermansen DDS, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »