Sometimes Minor Dental Trauma Can Lead to a Developing Toothache

Sometimes an accidental blow to the mouth from an accidental fall or sports injury can affect a tooth without any overt damage to the visible tooth enamel. In some of these cases, the force applied to the tooth causes the root structure to fracture, or causes swelling deep within the... Read more »

We Can Enhance Basic Dental Treatments With Laser Dentistry

If you frequently dread visiting the dentist because of the length of the visit or the uncomfortable sounds, you are not alone. However, Legacy Family Dentistry offers a more comfortable and convenient approach to dental care. Laser dentistry can replace basic dental treatments and improve your dental experience by providing... Read more »

An Index of Approved Oral Hygiene Products Can Be Found on the American Dental Association’s Website

Maintaining an effective daily oral hygiene regimen is a very important step in preventing dental caries, gum disease, and latent tooth decay complications. This starts with brushing your teeth once each morning and once each night, as well as making an effort to always floss at least once each day.... Read more »

Try These Tips if You’re Visiting Our Practice When Pregnant

At Legacy Family Dentistry, we understand that pregnancy can be a tough time for many women. We want your pregnancy to be as stress-free as possible, and we think that means keeping your mouth clean and healthy. Since we want you to keep solid oral health during your pregnancy, for... Read more »

Dentures: An Overview

False teeth are just those clattery teeth things from TV, right? Actually, false teeth are oral devices shaped to take the place of teeth in those without chompers, and they do a lot more than bounce around. Read on to find out how false teeth support their wearers and how... Read more »

Replacing Lost Teeth

  Although permanent teeth are meant to last for a lifetime, they can be lost because of an injury, advanced gum disease, or another issue. Are you missing one or more permanent teeth? Having the tooth or teeth replaced can not only enhance your appearance, it can restore your ability... Read more »

Senior Smiles

Your smile is important to Dr. Jorgensen and our dental team, every year of your life. This is why we encourage you to take meticulous care of your teeth and gums! If you do so, you can maintain a healthy, natural smile through your whole life. Here are some tip... Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening treatments are designed to whiten your teeth without replacing or concealing them. Even though some dental procedures can enhance the look of your smile drastically, such as dental veneers and dental crowns, it may be in your best interest to keep your already healthy teeth as they are... Read more »

Sleep Apnea Risks & Symptoms

The best way to prevent sleep apnea is to understand its causes. Sleep apnea often arises due to failed or obstructed breathing patterns when you are unconscious or sleeping. Even though sleep apnea is frequently linked to snoring, just because you snore does not mean you have sleep apnea. However,... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Legacy Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »