Top 10 FAQs About Same Day New Smile™

Before we dive into the Same Day New Smile FAQs, let’s give you a quick rundown of what this service is: This revolutionary dental service consists of Dr. Shawn Keller placing four dental implants in the upper or lower jaw and then placing a gorgeous bridge to mimic the look and feel of your natural…

No Dental Insurance? Premier Smile Center Can Help

During this challenging time, many people have lost their dental insurance. Unfortunately, dental insurance or not, pain, swelling, infection often comes unexpectedly at the least opportune time! In order to help our patients who do not have dental insurance, we have several different payment options available. This includes a dental savings plan or what we…

Our New Normal as Dentists

Unfortunately, life as we knew it before Coronavirus, will no longer be the life we know now or the future. Despite the rising infection numbers, we will pick out the good and positive things that come from it. We will get through this! As a parent, I can say, I have done so much more…

Reasons to Get Your Teeth Cleaned During COVID-19

We have all been conditioned to stay home during the coronavirus pandemic. We have been told to avoid unnecessary trips. We must keep our mouth and nose covered. So, why would you break all these rules and expose yourself to risk just to go to a routine dental cleaning? Could skipping one teeth cleaning be…

Most Common Dental Bridge Repairs

Dental bridges are a tried and true solution to replace missing teeth. However, like any other type of fixed restoration, there can be times when a dental bridge repair may be necessary. A well-cared-for dental bridge can last up to 10 years or longer. Even if you’re extra careful about caring for your dental bridge,…

Additional Precautions for Infection Control (And Your Safety!)

We have three exciting announcements: 1. We’ve reopened! 2. We’ve officially moved into our new Kirkland office! 3. It’s safe to visit us! Our office is one of the safest places to be right now. How is that possible? As you may know, Dr. Shawn Keller is a bit of a health nut. Even before…

Seniors recommendations

Comprehensive guide on dental health and oral hygiene for seniors (65 and older) Based on the official ADA recommendations and other reputable sources. Medically reviewed by Matthew Stewart DMD. Last ... Read more The post Seniors recommendations appeared first on Authority Dental.

Step Up Your Selfie Game with Orthodontics

Every patient has their own reasons for deciding to undergo orthodontic treatment. For teens, image has always been a key factor in social integration, and in today’s beauty-conscious society, a beautiful smile is high on their list of priorities. The ever-popular selfie gives teens a confidence boost and social media is the ideal platform to…

What To Expect After Wisdom Teeth Removal?

Fortunately for some patients, there are many cases where surgery following multiple extractions results in minimal after-effects. That said there are other cases where the effects can be more pronounced. Here is a simple breakdown of what to expect following oral surgery for multiple wisdom tooth extractions. What To Expect The Day of Your Surgery?…

What Is An Implant Overdenture?

If you are missing teeth due to age-related conditions, congenital abnormalities, accidents, or other injuries, one potential course of treatment is to have dentures made. The positives associated with dentures are that they can help return a natural and comfortable smile to your face. Some of the negatives, however, are that they can slip, fall…