Broken Front Tooth?! What Do You Do?

Dental injuries like broken teeth rarely happen at convenient times. Right when you least expect it, dental trauma swoops in and hinders speech and your ability to eat anything beyond pudding. Plus, having a broken front tooth is pretty hard to hide. Act Quickly to Increase Chances for Success Drs. Michelle and Scott Weninger encourage […]

Dental Implant Consumer Guide

One of our primary objectives at Weninger Dentistry is to create an atmosphere in which our patients are comfortable asking both the easy and the hard questions. We seek to eradicate the fear associated with procedures like dental implants through patient education. Let’s begin with this Dental Implant Consumer Guide on how to select the […]

How to Find an Honest Dentist  

No one likes to be misled by those responsible for their well-being, like the dentist. After all, for some people, it takes all of the courage they have to visit the dentist in the first place. Imagine their dismay when they figure out that their treatment plan is chocked full of unnecessary procedures. Let’s take […]

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What Happens During a Teeth Cleaning  

When it comes to teeth cleanings, knowing what to expect can help many adults and children overcome some of the fear often associated with dental visits. Let’s take a look at the steps you will experience during a teeth cleaning here at Weninger Dentistry. A physical exam is performed, and x-rays are taken if scheduled […]

How to Get a Thorough Teeth Cleaning When You’re Scared of the Dentist

Dental anxieties are no laughing matter. Fear of the dentist results in 25% of the population avoiding dental care altogether. Of those who receive dental care, 75% still experience mild to severe fear. Drs. Michelle and Scott Weninger D.D.S. offer a variety of techniques to support patients throughout their dental journey. Everybody’s Dental Journey Starts […]

Types of Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

Many people go through life without realizing their dream smile is only a phone call away. Cosmetic dentistry continues to advance, so the options available today look and feel more natural than ever. Whether a simple teeth whitening will suffice, or you find yourself in need of crowns or implants, Drs. Michelle and Scott Weninger, […]

Tips and Tricks to Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is no laughing matter! Researchers continue to study the connection between oral health and overall health. The more we learn, the more we realize how important it is to prevent tooth decay before it begins. Brush, Floss, and Rinse If you have a toothbrush, floss, and mouthwash, you have the tools you need […]

5 Common Reasons Your Gums Bleed

Don’t panic if you notice your gums bleed occasionally! There are many causes of bleeding gums, so ask yourself a few questions. Did you just switch toothbrushes or types of dental floss? Have you started a new dental hygiene routine? Are you pregnant or going through an adjustment period with your medications? Gingivitis and periodontitis […]

3 Most Common Types of Teeth Stains

Life can throw curveballs at any time, but one we don’t usually see coming is tooth discoloration. For some people, they look at their smile in the mirror and realize it’s not as white as it used to be, and they’re not sure when the change occurred. Others notice their teeth change after prolonged use […]

How to Win the Sugar War in Your Mouth

It’s no secret that too much sugar intake is enemy number one when it comes to preventing tooth decay but few understand why it is so bad or what steps to take to ensure they win the sugar war in their mouth. How Sugar Causes Cavities While most people have heard their whole life that […]