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Tips for helping your child have a healthy smile for life

Tips for helping your child have a healthy smile for life At Chesney Dentistry we are a true family dental office – and we welcome patients of all ages, including children! We are often surprised that many of our patients don’t know that we see children. We love seeing children!  Dr. Nathan Chesney with 5...

Tips For Maintaining A Healthy Smile

Tips For Maintaining A Healthy Smile PERIODONTAL PROBING – Information to help you maintain a healthy smile One of the most frequent questions we get asked from adult patients is “Why do you measure my gums?” Many patients believe we are checking the gum recession (attachment loss exposing the...

Does your jaw ever “pop” or “click”?

Does your jaw ever “pop” or “click”? Your jaw is made for chewing and talking, but overstraining it can cause TMJ symptoms like popping, clicking, and occasionally locking open or closed. That can be scary! So how do you know if you have TMJ disorder? Can it be corrected? Keep reading for helpful...

Electric Toothbrushes: Are they better than manual ones?

Electric Toothbrushes: Are they better than manual ones? Patients are asking if we recommend a power (or ‘electric’) toothbrush over an ordinary toothbrush. Let’s talk about the benefits and downsides of both options. We’ll answer questions like “Do electric brushes clean my teeth more effectively?” and “Are they worth the...

Sharing a Great Reason to Smile

Sharing a Great Reason to Smile A Ministry Dear to My Heart: A Great Reason to Smile Homes of Love is a ministry with a global impact, creating families for orphaned, abandoned, and other at-risk children in Southeast Asia and Africa. They currently have 18 homes. It has been an amazing journey...