• FAQs about Teeth Whitening

    Do your yellow teeth make you feel self-conscious when you smile? If your pearly whites really aren’t that white, you have the option of brightening your smile with teeth whitening. Learn more about your options and whether teeth whitening is right for you. What are my teeth whitening options? There are many ways to make […]

  • Eating with Dentures

    The decision to get dentures doesn’t just improve your smile – it also opens the door to eating all your old favorites, like chewy steak, crisp corn on the cob and gooey pastries. But something unexpected might be setting you back: chewing with your dentures feels different than before, and your mouth reacts to this […]

  • Different Types of Toothbrushes

    Every time you meander down the dental care aisle, you might be overwhelmed by your options. There are so many types of toothbrushes – how do you decide what’s best? Learn more about your options and which ones we recommend here are Zen Dental Center. Manual Toothbrushes Hand-operated manual toothbrushes are the mainstays of the […]

  • Dental Issues Associated with Diabetes

    The American Diabetes Association explains that the relationship between diabetes and gum disease goes both ways. Not only are you more susceptible to gum disease if you have diabetes, but, like all infections, gum disease may cause your blood glucose levels to rise and contribute to the progression of diabetes. Fortunately, by learning which dental […]

  • What to do if You Need Emergency Dental Care While Traveling

    When you plan a vacation, you expect to have a fun time with family and friends visiting new places and making memories to last a lifetime. You don’t expect to deal with a dental emergency. If you crack a tooth or lose a filling while traveling, you may need emergency dental care . How to […]

  • Finding Delta Dental Dentists in Seattle

    You’re new to Delta Dental, and now you need to find an in-network dentist in the Seattle area. This is an important decision that could shape your family’s oral health for many years to come, so you must make your selection carefully. Here’s how to find a Delta Dental dentist: Define Your Basic Requirements Before […]

  • Compare Your Teeth Whitening Options

    Everyone wants a brighter smile, but how do you choose between all the teeth whitening options out there? Consider your choices, listed here in order from least to most effective. Whitening Toothpaste Toothpaste contains mild abrasives that act like tiny scrubbers to remove surface stains. Whitening toothpaste features an additive such as hydrogen peroxide or […]

  • Benefits of Seeing a Family Dentist

    Are you tired of taking various family members to different dentist offices around Seattle? If so, it’s time to find a family dentist who can care for everyone in your family, from the youngest child to the oldest adult. Here are some of the benefits of seeing a family dentist. Convenience While you know regular […]

  • Are X-Rays From Your Local Dentist Safe?

    When most people think of reasons to get an X-ray, they picture broken bones and a trip to the emergency room. But X-rays from your local dentist are far more common. Why do dentists X-ray your teeth, and is this procedure safe? Reasons to Have Dental X-Rays The purpose of a dental X-ray is to […]

  • Six Benefits of Routine Teeth Cleaning

    Good dental health is important no matter your age. That’s why we recommend visiting the dentist for a checkup and teeth cleaning twice a year or as often as recommended by your dentist. Here are six ways regular teeth cleaning visits benefit you: Prevent Tooth Decay and Cavities The number one reason people visit the […]