The Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Fillings

Dental fillings are great restorations that can help you and your smile in many ways; however, they can also be confusing and even a bit overwhelming, especially if you don’t know much about them. So, if you’re nervous about your dentists, Dr. Swensen or Dr. Balkins, restoring your oral health with a dental filling in Corvallis, Oregon, our dental team... read more »

The 5 Halloween Treats Your Dentist Asks You to Avoid

Halloween is a fun and exciting holiday, but it might not be for your smile. In fact, it could be a very scary holiday for your smile if you’re not careful, especially because of all the sugary treats available. To help you care for your smile and have a tooth-healthy Halloween in Corvallis, Oregon, your dentist, Dr. Glenn D. Balkins,... read more »

What Are the Standards of an ADA Dentist?

To make sure you have the best and most successful dental experience possible, dentists who are members of the American Dental Association work by five standards. Those standards are: Respect a patient’s wants and needs Your dentist will make sure you are involved in every decision regarding your treatment plan. That way you can be involved in the treatment decisions... read more »