1. Can Gum Disease Be Reversed?

    Periodontitis, or periodontal disease, develops when the bacteria on your teeth and gums is not removed with regular brushing, flossing, and professional teeth cleanings by your family dentist. The first signs of early-stage gum disease (or gingivitis) are swollen, tender gums that bleed easily, pai…Read More

  2. Increase Your Confidence With A Smile Makeover!

    Most people wish they could change at least one thing about their smile, whether that be the color of their teeth, the alignment of their teeth, their overbite, or the size of their gums. For some people, these things greatly impact their confidence and self-esteem, while others might think of them …Read More

  3. 5 Signs You Might Need A Root Canal Header

    5 Signs You Might Need A Root Canal

    Tooth infections are common among dental patients who don’t brush and floss their teeth as diligently as they should, resulting in cavities, infections, and tooth decay. Patients who have broken or cracked teeth are also susceptible to developing a tooth infection in the underlying “pulp,” whi…Read More

  4. 3 Questions To Ask Before Getting Dental Implants

    If you’re considering dental implants, there are a few questions you should ask your dentist. The dental implant procedure is permanent, so you’ll need to make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into and make sure that you’ve chosen the best dentist for the job. At Trillium Dental, w…Read More

  5. The Right Way To Floss

    Lots of people think that flossing once per day is enough to prevent gingivitis and periodontal disease. However, how you floss matters just as much as how often you floss. At Trillium Dental, our dentists and dental hygienists want to make sure that our patients are prioritizing their gum health, a…Read More

  6. Is TMJ Treatment Right For Me?

    Many people suffer from a condition called TMJ disorder, which causes popping, stiffness, and/or pain in one or both of the temporomandibular joints. TMJ disorder, or TMD, can be a real nuisance, making it difficult to open and close your mouth, speak, and chew. If you are experiencing jaw pain or h…Read More

  7. How Dental Sedation Can Ease Your Anxiety

    If you break a sweat at the thought of having your teeth cleaned, you certainly aren’t alone. Many people struggle with dental fears and phobias, and oftentimes, the anxiety people experience when they think about the dentist is enough to keep them from receiving the dental care they need. If this…Read More

  8. Tips For Adjusting To Invisalign®

    For some dental patients, adjusting to Invisalign isn’t easy. After all, you’ve just committed to wearing a set of clear plastic retainers in your mouth 22 hours per day for at least 15 weeks. While Invisalign is largely favored over other teeth straightening methods like traditional braces, the…Read More

  9. Symptoms Of Oral Cancer

    At Trillium Dental, we include oral cancer screenings as part of our general dentistry appointments. Our dentists strive to provide the best dental care for all of our patients, and for us, that means taking a comprehensive approach to your family’s dental care. When you schedule a checkup at one …Read More

  10. How Important Is Flossing?

    Many people floss less often than they should, whether that be a few times a week or every once in a blue moon. Ideally, you should be flossing your teeth at least once per day as part of your oral hygiene routine for healthy teeth and gums. So, why is this important? Our dentists and dental hygieni…Read More