|Due to the executive order by Governor Brown, Century Dental as well as all other dental offices in Oregon will only be providing emergency care through June 15, 2020. We will be in communication about already scheduled appointments to adjust those as needed.
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Century Dental Blog Posts
Jefferson Call, DMD and Dix Densley, DDS believe that the better informed their patients are, the better their decisions about dental care can be. With this blog, they hope to inform and empower our readers in their oral health. If you would like us to cover a particular topic or have any questions, please email us.
Where You Can Get More Calcium
When to Call Us to Discuss Oral Pain
How to Improve Your Smile Before a Job Interview
Alzheimer's Disease and Poor Oral Health Are Officially Linked
How a Whiter Smile Makes You Appear More Trustworthy
Do You Need To Worry About Your Enamel When Whitening Your Teeth?
Hard Bristled Toothbrushes Can Do More Harm than Good
Fiber is Something Your Teeth Want You to Eat
Does Chewing on a Cracked Tooth Do Damage to the Tooth?
Do Your Teeth Need Special Treatment After a Filling?
The Perks of Using a Mouthwash That Does Not Contain Alcohol
Can Your Diet Increase or Reduce Your Stress?
Ways to Know if Your Tooth is Starting to Die
Time to Consider Changing the Shape of Your Toothbrush
Reasons to Avoid Drinking Sports Drinks
How to Tell if You Are Flossing Properly
When You Floss, How Much Do You Really Need?
What to Do if a Filling Even Becomes Loose
Do You Need to Worry About Diver
Dental Symptoms You Never Want to Ignore
Signs That the Enamel on Your Teeth is Getting Thin
How Much Toothpaste Should You Use Each Day?
Can Poor Oral Health Increase Allergies?
What Floss Removes from Between Your Teeth
It Is Important You Do Not Multitask When Brushing
Is There One Amount of Toothpaste All Adults Should Use?
The Best Way to Keep Teeth Clean is Eating a Lot of Produce and Keeping Up with Hygiene
How Oral Health and Kidney Health Are Connected
Do All Teeth Whiten When Exposed to Bleach?
Did You Know That a Healthy Smile Helps You Remember?
Can Sugar Substitutes Help Protect Your Teeth?
What to Do About Toothaches Following Fillings
Does College Life Impact Your Oral Health?
Do Your Teeth Stay Healthier When You Have Dental Bonding?
Is Your Mouth a Prime Candidate for Dental Bonding?
Is It Better To Gargle With Mouthwash Or Salt Water?
How a Cavity Forms Around a Filling
Earliest Signs of Gum Disease to Watch For
What Depression and Anxiety Can Do to Your Teeth
What Bulimia Can Do to Your Teeth
How to Prevent Erosion of Your Enamel
Can Poor Oral Health Cause Premature Labor?
Skipping Dental Appointment Can Cause Cumulative Damage to Your Teeth
Signs You Need a Replacement Filling
Does Grinding Your Teeth Really Do That Much Damage?
Do You Have Any Oral Health Goals?
Best Foods to Help Reduce Tooth Staining
Can Talking Help you Manage Dental Anxiety
How Your Dentist Can Tell You Need a Graft
How Often Do You Change Out the Head of an Electric Toothbrush?
Berries Can Stain Your Teeth, But Are Great for Your Oral Health
Are Pits and Fissures Something to Worry About?
Why Aspirin Should Never Be Placed on Your Gums
Why a Rough Patch in Your Mouth Means Coming in to See Your Dentist
Reducing Swelling Following Oral Injuries
Reasons it Could Hurt to Bite Down
The Proper Response is Important When You Face a Toothache
The Oral Damage You Can Get from Allergy Medications and Inhalers
Do You Really Brush for a Full Two Minutes?
Do You Know What a Filling Entails?
Foods That Fight Off Cavities
Flossing Can Help Your Weight Loss Goals
Can Your Creamer Spare You Dental Stains?
Can You Leave Non-Erupted Teeth In Your Gums?
Coconut Oil Mouthwash - Why You Should Use It
Can You Shield Your Veneers from Obvious Damage?
What to Do if a Tooth Feels Loose After Impact
What to Do if a Filling Comes Loose
Questions to Ask Your Dentist at Your First Visit
Mouthwash Can Do More Than Kill Germs in Your Mouth
Repair Options for Cracked Teeth
Remember Not to Brush as Soon as You Are Done Eating
Does Lactose-Free Milk Keep Your Teeth Strong?
Does a Crown Need Special Care?
Does a Toothbrush Belong in the Dishwasher?
Do Your Teeth Need a Good Scaling?
Whitening Your Teeth for the Holidays
When to See the Dentist When Your Gums Hurt
Does Toothpaste Expire? How Often You Need to Replace Your Toothpaste
Do Your Bad Habits Hurt Your Children's Teeth?
Flossing Too Hard Can Lead to Sore Teeth
Effects of Dry Mouth on Your Teeth
What to Do If Your Tooth Gets an Infection
What to Do If You Notice a Lump On Your Gums
The Top Reasons Your Teeth Get Stained
Dental Bonding, an Affordable Tooth Repair Option
Ease Your Chewing Pain with These Diet Tips
Do Teeth Whitening Gums Really Work?
Healthy Teeth Are Crucial for the Digestive System
Four Tips for Keeping Your Mouth Healthy during Cold and Flu Season
Ouch! Prehistoric Dentists Used Stone Drills
HPV Vaccines Could Reduce the Risk of Oral Cancer in Women
Kiss Your Fluorosis Stains Goodbye Today
Is Your Endurance Training Affecting Your Dental Health?
Don't Let Embarrassment Keep You from Visiting the Dentist
Dealing with a Cracked Molar
6 Problems with High Dental Fillings
5 Things That Might Be Causing Your Tooth Sensitivity
5 Teeth-Friendly Holiday Gifts to Give this Year
4 Things You Probably Didn't Know about Depression and Your Oral Health
Should You Be Using a Tongue Cleaner?
Safe Home Remedies for Toothaches and Other Dental Problems
Should You Whiten Your Child's Teeth?
Dealing with Kids and Canker Sores
Start Including These Tooth Healthy Foods in your Diet
Reasons a Root Canal is a Great Way to Save a Tooth
Why Your Teeth May Be Shifting Around
Top Three Reasons to Floss Daily
How To Pick The Right Kind Of Mouthwash
Why the Toothpaste you Use Doesn't Matter
Why You Need to be Honest About Your Dental Anxiety
Why do Toothaches Hurt so Much?
Lost Filling? How You Should Handle It
Oral Cancer is not just for Older People