A Dental Bridge Can Help You Smile with Confidence

Sometimes, a tooth can be lost because of severe decay, gum disease, an injury, or another issue. If you have lost one or more teeth, Dr. may recommend a dental bridge in , . Two dental crowns with a replacement tooth in between make up a dental bridge. The dental crowns are placed on the… Read more »

Choose the Tooth Whitening Treatment That Works Best for Your Needs

Are you looking to improve your smile by enhancing the color of your teeth? If so, one of the best methods for bringing out the color in your teeth without replacing or concealing them is a tooth whitening treatment. Choose the tooth whitening treatment that works best for your needs. Listed below is some information… Read more »

Your Oral Health Deserves Optimum Care with Composite Fillings

At Hawkins Family Dentistry located in Belpre, Ohio, Dr. Lori Hawkins and our team are pleased to offer cosmetic, tooth-colored dental fillings for our patients seeking to repair a tooth with cavities. A cavity is a hole that has been created by the degradation of tooth enamel. Our cosmetic, tooth-colored dental fillings can fill the hole… Read more »

Great Smiles Have Great Oral Hygiene

Great smiles take patience, care, and a commitment to healthy oral hygiene habits daily. Brushing twice daily and flossing daily are an integral part of your oral health. However, they are merely methods of treatment to protect your teeth and gums on the oral battlefield. Additional layers of protection far in advance are just as… Read more »

Professional Teeth Whitening to Brighten Your Teeth for the New Year

This year, you can greet your challenges with confidence and a bright smile by coming into to get your smile whitened. A professional whitening treatment or take-home whitening kit are both great ways to prepare your teeth for what comes in the new year. Getting your teeth whitened in our office is one of the… Read more »

Basic Information to Help Provide First Aid for a Knocked-Out Tooth

The American Association of Endodontists estimates that approximately five million teeth are knocked out every single year. A significant number of these incidents can be related to inadequate or inconsistent use of a quality mouth guard while participating in athletics. The force needed to sever the periodontal ligaments anchoring a tooth in the socket often… Read more »

Turning Frowns Upside down with Dental Crowns

Do you suffer from low self-esteem due to your smile? Is your mouth experiencing the effects of a damaged or broken tooth? No matter what your oral condition may be, our dentists at seek to give you the quality treatment your smile deserves. Don’t let your holiday be ruined by a tooth, check out and… Read more »

How to Go the Extra Mile for Your Oral Health

Did you know that there are things other than brushing, flossing, and visiting your dentist that can help you have an even better smile and oral health? Well, it’s true! There are many things you can do to go the extra mile for your smile, and those things are: -Brush up at the office: Once… Read more »

A Quick, Beautiful Smile

If you’re looking for the quickest way to get the beautiful smile you want – and just in time for all the photos being taken at holiday parties – then you’re in the right place. Here at in , , our team has the resources and knowledge to get you that pearly white smiling you’ve… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Be Used to Replace Multiple Missing Teeth with a Bridge

For the better part of the last two decades, dental implants have been used to restore a single tooth. If you’re missing multiple teeth in one location of your mouth, and you’re not satisfied with the temporary result of a partial denture, your dentist, Dr. , can use dental implants to securely mount a dental… Read more »