Oral Health Essentials: Teething

When teeth erupt above the gum line, it results in a painful process called teething. When teeth are erupting in a child’s mouth, teething can often be discomforting and painful. It is important to know the signs of teething and treat your child accordingly. Although teething is common, it should... Read more »

Fun Facts About Fluoride

Are fluoride treatments safe for you? Fluoride is a regularly-discussed topic in dentistry and there are many differing options as to the total effect that fluoride can have on your health. In large doses, fluoride can be lethal, especially in infants. However, fluoride in small doses has been shown to... Read more »

Understanding Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you familiar with cosmetic dentistry? Did you know that cosmetic dentistry can give you a stunning smile? If not, then we have exciting news for you! Here at Nuttall Smiles in Auburn, Washington, our team is happy to help you get the flawless smile you always dreamed of, which... Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Prevent Bacterial Deposits from Contacting Tooth Enamel

Permanent molars and premolars often have deep pits and fissures in the tooth enamel of the biting surface. This helps the teeth to efficiently breakdown and process tough foods before swallowing. Unfortunately, these deep recesses in the tooth enamel can occasionally trap food material and bacterial deposits. When this happens... Read more »

Treating TMJ Disorder Often Starts with Simple Lifestyle Changes

TMJ disorder is a broad term used to describe discomfort or functional issues associated with the complex temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw. Common symptoms include significant discomfort or moderate pain in the joints when biting down hard. At the same time, many people struggling with TMJ disorder also complain... Read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with Dental Crowns

Improve your oral health with dental crowns. A dental crown is a tooth restoration service that can save a tooth from extraction by preventing further damage from occurring by placing a cap directly on top of the selected tooth completely concealing it in the process. Dental crowns can also improve... Read more »

Dental Bridge Benefits 101

If your smile is suffering because of missing teeth, it is important to seek a dental restoration treatment as soon as you can. This is important as missing teeth don’t just make your smile look less appealing, they can have consequences on the overall functionality of your mouth as well.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Nuttall Smiles, 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 area... Read more »