Spotting Trouble Early: How Can You Tell If You Have a Cavity?

Spotting Cavities - If you are esperiencing regular jaw pain, you can get TMJ treatment here with our Ballard dentist in Seattle

Spotting cavities and maintaining good oral hygiene are vital for a healthy smile and overall well-being. Yet, despite our best efforts with brushing, flossing, and regular dental check-ups, cavities can still sneak up on us. These tiny, destructive holes in our teeth can lead to pain, discomfort, and even tooth loss if left untreated. But … Read more

Should I Get My Teeth Whitened?

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At our Seattle dental practice, Ballard Dental Arts, we view your smile as a canvas for artistic transformation. Beyond prioritizing your dental health, we also strive to enhance the aesthetic beauty of your smile, ultimately boosting your self-esteem. Our doctors’ artistic flair and extensive experience, we skillfully utilize treatments like Teeth Whitening or Veneers to … Read more

Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Is the Better Option?

Invisalign vs. Braces

Exploring which is better: Invisalign or Braces? Are you looking to achieve that perfect, confident smile? If so, you’re not alone! Many young people are seeking orthodontic treatments to correct misaligned teeth and enhance their smiles. In this post, we’ll compare two popular options for achieving straighter teeth: Invisalign and traditional braces. To make your … Read more

Do You Need to Go to the Dentist Every Six Months? Debunking the Myth with Ballard Dental Arts

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Exploring the myth of going to the dentist every six months Visiting the dentist is a topic that often evokes mixed feelings among individuals. While some people diligently adhere to the recommendation of scheduling dental appointments every six months, others question the necessity of such frequent visits. Ballard Dental Arts, a dental clinic committed to … Read more

Tips for Keeping Teeth Healthy Longer

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Thanks to advancements in medical technology, we’re living longer than we ever have. By 2030 the entire Baby Boom generation will be 65 or older, and this age group will account for 20 percent of the population. As we age, it is important to be prepared for the oral health issues that may present themselves. … Read more

Autoimmune Series: Oral Health Impact of Psoriasis

Psorisasis and oral health

Exploring the Oral Health Impact of psoriasis. This month we’re going to focus on a more well known autoimmune disease that affects 8 million Americans and more than 125 million individuals across the world; psoriasis. Psoriasis is the result of skin cells reproducing too quickly as a result of the immune response.  When the body … Read more

Tips for Tooth Whitening

Teeth whitening in office and take-home kits

Summer is upon us and many people are starting to think about whitening their teeth. Although there are certain considerations to be made, almost anyone can whiten their teeth. We have several different options here at Ballard Dental Arts. This month we’ll focus on those options and the safety of tooth whitening. Is it safe … Read more

Improve your Oral Health in 2019

Improve your Oral Health in 2019

Happy New Year! Each year many of us contemplate how we can make the new year better than the last. Many people have health resolutions at the top of their list for improvement. Most recurring resolutions include exercising more, losing weight, eating more healthily and taking a more active approach to health. It’s great that … Read more