Oral Health Advantages: Endodontics

Did you know there is a specialized branch of dentistry known as endodontics that deals specifically with the pulp of a tooth? The pulp of the tooth is the life force of the tooth that contains the connective tissues, nerve endings, and blood vessels that keep the tooth functioning correctly.... Read more »

You May Need a Denture If Gum Disease Has Stolen Your Smile

If you struggle with inconsistencies in your oral hygiene routine and often skip your regular dental checkups, you could experience chronic issues such as gum disease. One of the unfortunate side effects of gum disease is severe tooth loss, which could result in the need for dentures. When an infection... Read more »

Dentistry Highlights: Jaw Pain Treatments

Are you aware of the symptoms of jaw or facial pain? Jaw or facial pain can arise due to pain in or around the ears, tenderness with your jaw when biting, or linked to frequent headaches. Due to the numerous causes of jaw pain, it can often be difficult to... Read more »

Dentistry Highlights: Dental Veneers

If you are in the market for a stain-resistant shell to be applied to your teeth to drastically enhance the look of a tooth and give you the smile makeover you’ve always dreamed of, consider cosmetic dentistry to meet your needs. Cosmetic dentistry features a multitude of treatments that can... Read more »

A Professionally Whitened Smile Needs to Be Maintaining to Prevent New Dental Stains

Moderate to severe dental stains can rarely be improved by the retail strength tooth whitening products sold in stores. Most lack the potency to remove discoloration that has saturated tooth enamel. Some can even prove harmful to your teeth and other soft oral tissues. If you have been struggling to... Read more »

Can a Dental Inlay or Onlay Repair Your Damaged Tooth?

Your teeth can develop cavities as a result of lingering bacteria, sugar, and food particles that aren’t cleared away daily or seen by a dentist during regular dental checkups. If your tooth enamel develops tooth decay, our dentist may be able to repair the tooth and prevent more extensive issues... Read more »

Advice About Halloween Candy

That haunting time of year is here. Halloween is such a fun time, with costumes, spooky movies, and trick-or-treating. Avoiding candy at Halloween can be very difficult. That is why Dr. Mike Henrickson and our team would like to tell you which candies are best and worst for your teeth... Read more »

How to Have Good Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene is the practice of keeping your teeth, gums, and mouth clean to prevent dental issues. In order to have good oral hygiene, you need to have clean teeth, healthy gums, and pristine breath. To achieve that goal, our dentist, Dr. Mike Henrickson, has some tips and recommendations for... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Henrickson Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »