The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to… Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,… Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Improve Your Smile With a Teeth Whitening Treatment

Are you looking to improve the look of your smile? If so, you are in the right place! Our team is happy to help you with improving the appearance of your smile starting with a teeth whitening treatment! Having a whiter smile could dramatically enhance the look of your smile just in time for the… Read more »

Dental Floss Comes in Many Forms

Did you know that dental floss comes in many forms, shapes and sizes? Yes, it’s true! The flossing options have grown extensively in recent years, making it harder to figure out which dental floss you should use that is right for you. Luckily, our dental team is happy to help you understand your choices. Our… Read more »

Do I Need Cosmetic Dentistry?

A lot of people ask us if they need a cosmetic dentistry procedure performed, even if they’re not completely sure what that process entails. While many patients can and do benefit from cosmetic procedures, it’s important to understand what cosmetic dentistry is before asking about whether or not it’s for you. There are several different… Read more »

Pristine Oral Health Includes Brushing Your Teeth

Did you know, natural oral health care includes brushing your teeth? Well, it’s true! Bushing your teeth is the best way to defend your smile from unwanted cavities and bacteria. Our dentist, Dr. Celeste M. Eckerman with Celeste M. Eckerman DDS LLC in Minden, Nevada, cares for your oral health and is happy to talk… Read more »

Have You Heard These Facts About Dry Mouth?

Many patients are unfamiliar with dry mouth, which is a chronic condition that often occurs as a side effect of medication or unhealthy habits. We provide three important facts on dry mouth facts to help you learn more about addressing the condition: – Dry mouth is very common. Millions of Americans are dealing with dry… Read more »