Oral Cancer Awareness – Early Detection Saves Lives

As a dentist in Tigard, we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that one American dies every hour from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from oral cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered in the late stages …

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COVID-19 Update

On March 20, 2020, Oregon Governor Kate Brown issued a far-reaching Executive Order that requires Oregon dentists (along with other medical providers including doctors and veterinarians) to cease providing non-urgent care for their patients. We are still open for emergency dental treatment. If you are experiencing a dental emergency, or have any questions, please call our office as soon as possible. Your safety and …

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Inlays Or Onlays … For Your Smile?

Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us. Some background … Gold inlays were primarily used to restore tooth structure affected by decay. Nowadays, they are used the same way but are available in undetectable tooth-colored materials, including ceramic/porcelain and synthetic …

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Kid’s Oral Health Month

February Is For Kids Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month?  It all began as a one-day event in Cleveland, Ohio on February 3rd, 1941, with the first national observance of Children’s Dental Health Day on February 8th, 1949.  Now, more than 75 years later, every February, the message of the importance of oral health goes …

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Adults Orthodontics in Tigard Can Save Your Smile

If your teeth aren’t as straight as you’d like, protrude past your lips, or bite unevenly, this could be affecting more than the appearance of your smile. Invisalign® in Tigard, Oregon can help you avoid the perils to your oral health that come with misaligned teeth. When your teeth are… Too Tightly Spaced You’ll find it’s harder to fit floss …

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A Worry-Free Visit At Your Tigard Dentist

Many people don’t look forward to going to the dentist. Are you, or someone you love, one of the 15% of people who experience dread when it comes to their appointment at their dentist in Tigard? Dental fear can be due to a previous bad experience, challenging developmental or anxiety disorders, an intellectual disability, or simply fear of the unknown. …

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Your Dentist In Tigard Wants To Keep You Free Of Gum Disease!

You may have periodontal disease and not even know it. We’re not trying to scare you, but … according to the American Academy of Periodontology, nearly half of American adults – or 64.7 million people age 30 and older – have it. And many don’t know it. Also known as gum disease and “the silent killer,” it can lead to serious …

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Dentures – Your Total Smile Solution

At Total Health Dental (formerly Bull Mountain Dental) we provide dentures in Tigard that can restore your natural appearance and your ability to eat and speak. For many people – in consultation with Total Health Dental in Tigard – dentures remain the treatment of choice. Dentures are removable, custom-fitted replacement teeth that are crafted from strong, durable materials like acrylic …

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When You Need Emergency Dental Care In Tigard

No one ever plans a dental emergency, and it’s for that reason exactly that you should plan how to react should one happen. The first thing to know is that if you have a dental emergency, our team at Total Health Dental is ready to help. We will always welcome your call. Secondly, there are a few things you can …

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Fast, Safe & Effective Teeth Whitening In Tigard

Did you know that according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of adults feel a smile is an important social asset? Perhaps that’s why we all like to keep our teeth their whitest and brightest … because we know how good it feels, the confidence it instills, and the great impression it makes! Dentist-Supervised Teeth Whitening In Tigard …

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