Tricks for Strong Gums

Do you want top-notch gums? If so, our dentist, Dr. Grant R Young, is happy to give you the tips you need. You need to have strong and healthy gums to have a strong and healthy smile. Your gums are an essential part of your oral health. There are many things you can do to achieve the top-notch gums you... read more »

All You Should Know About Root Canal Treatment

Do you want to know all about root canal treatment? If so, our dentist, Dr. Grant R Young, is more than happy to help you. Whether it’s because you have an upcoming treatment or you just want to know more, more knowledge is always better. To tell you all about root canal treatment in Wausau, Wisconsin, our dentist is happy... read more »

The Basics: Dental Erosion Prevention

Are you familiar with the devastating effects that dental erosion can cause to your mouth? Dental erosion is a condition in which your tooth enamel is slowly worn away by harmful acids that may be present. Typically, these acids are produced by plaque buildup. Oftentimes, it means that your oral hygiene may be slacking, and the development of bacteria and... read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: Enhancing the Appearance of Your Smile

You deserve a smile you love and a smile you’re proud of. Unfortunately, there are many things that can take the beauty away from your smile, like misaligned teeth, discolored teeth, uneven teeth, and more. The good news is that cosmetic dentistry can help you achieve the beautiful smile you want. Our dentist, Dr. Grant R Young, offers many cosmetic... read more »

A Key to Oral Health Success: Dental Erosion Prevention

  Protecting your smile is a requirement that you must practice every day. Everything from the habits you keep, to the cleaning methods you use, and the foods you eat, can drastically influence your oral health. Microscopic decay can occur at all times due to dental erosion, which is a process in which harmful acids in your mouth eat and... read more »

Details on Complete and Partial Denture Creation

If you’re interested in the way your dentist, Dr. Grant R Young, creates complete and partial dentures, you have come to the right blog! We are happy to explain the creation process so you can know a little more. For complete dentures, your dentist will extract any remaining teeth that are in the way. This is usually all of the... read more »

Talking with Your Dentist About Your Medications

It is true that your dentist is concerned with the health of our teeth and mouth. However, your mouth is part of the much larger system of your body, and your oral health and overall health are very closely connected. For that reason, you should talk with your dentist about any prescriptions, vitamins or supplements that you are taking, and... read more »

How to Prevent Tartar Buildup on Your Teeth

There are many things that can harm your smile, and tartar is one of them. Tartar is a toxic substance that threatens your teeth and gums and promotes gum disease. It’s best to keep tartar away from your smile as much as possible, and Dr. Grant R Young and our dental team are happy to help you do so. We... read more »

Kid Approved Tooth-Healthy Foods

We all want our children’s smiles to be healthy. It is important to remember that a healthy smile doesn’t just depend on how we clean it, rather, health starts with what we feed it! Here are some kid approved, tooth-healthy foods to help your child maintain a healthy smile for life. Dairy: Dairy products, such as tasty string cheese or... read more »

Tooth Replacement Options

Are you suffering from missing teeth? If so, the gaps should be filled in to avoid further damage to your teeth and gums. If you have any missing teeth, there are three standard tooth treatments: dentures, bridges, and implants. Dentures are a very familiar form of tooth replacement. They are removable and come in two variations: partial and complete. Partial... read more »