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 »

Treatments for a Better Smile: Pediatric Dentistry

If you have not done so already, seek out our pediatric dentist for your child. To ensure that your child receives the necessary pediatric care to keep their smile strong for several decades to come, daily cleanings, as well as routine checkups, will be required. Caring for your child’s smile will take several years before… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Composite Dental Fillings

Composite dental fillings are top-notch dental restorations that can restore full health and function in your decayed, broken and even disfigured teeth. They are strong, reliable and natural-looking products that can help you reach your smile and oral health goals. Our dentists, Dr. Kent Stapley & Dr. Nathan Kitchen, are proud to offer composite dental… Read more »

The Path to Restoring a Tooth Begins With a Dental Implant

Have you thought about a long-term solution to restoring your teeth? If not, consider a dental implant. Dental implants are known to be successful in restoring a tooth and giving you a secure anchor that can last a lifetime. To help you understand more benefits of dental implants, our dentist, Dr. with in , ,… Read more »

Understanding Sugar-Free Gum Benefits

Sugar-free gum has numerous benefits for your teeth and oral health. In fact, sugar-free gum, can improve your oral health and reduce the risk of cavities. Our dentists, Dr. at Mesa Dental Health in , , care about your oral health, which is why we are happy to share this information about the benefits of… Read more »

Is Your Toothbrush Effectively Cleaning Your Gums?

Our team at supports the American Dental Association in encouraging all patients who have teeth to brush twice a day. Brushing your teeth goes hand in with flossing every day to form a foundation of effective oral hygiene practices. A hygienic, high-quality toothbrush and proper brushing technique can protect your gums from poor oral health…. Read more »

Don’t Let Dental Anxiety Ruin Your Smile

Do you ever feel nervous about visiting the dentist? There are many people that feel fear or nervousness about visiting the dentist. As a result, their oral health can decline rapidly. That is why, Drs. Stapley and Kitchen are happy to work with you to help you feel more comfortable about visiting the dental chair…. Read more »