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How clean is your toothbrush?

  The “toothbrush” has been used for thousands of years. “Chew sticks,” bone, wood, and ivory were all used as a means to keep the teeth clean in the past. The bristled toothbrush that we use now was invented in 1938. Your toothbrush may not be as clean as you think.  Here are some ways […]

Before and Afters of a recent case

This patient received two new bridges on his front teeth.  The bridges he had were fitting poorly with open margins that were starting to decay.  The incisal edges of the previous bridges did not line up well, the shade was too bright for the patient and the teeth just didn’t look very life-like.  In two […]

Our new Zoom! WhiteSpeed

  The new Zoom! WhiteSpeed whitening system is now available at Persona Dental!  With this new technology comes some great new improvements: Get up to eight shades whiter in just 45 minutes 100% greater light intensity that any other whitening lamp out there The advanced LED technology greatly accelerates the whitening process Adjustable setting of […]

Why are my teeth so sensitive?

Why are my teeth so sensitive? Gum disease is a very common problem we see in patients.  Some patients have mild gingivitis that can be corrected with proper brushing and flossing.  Others experience more complicated problems such as gum recession and bone loss.  It is very common with gum recession to experience mild to severe […]