Do You Have Tooth Sensitivity from Bruxism or Brushing?

Tooth sensitivity has many causes, including dentin that has been exposed in a fractured tooth, cavities, tooth enamel loss, old dental fillings and gum disease. Certain everyday practices can lead to tooth sensitivity, including bruxism and brushing your teeth incorrectly. Sometimes, outside factors can result in the development of sensitive... Read more »

The Basics: Plaque

Protecting your smile against the risk of oral health risks that can arise includes limiting harmful agents that can often derail your oral health. Oftentimes, plaque buildup in your mouth is one of the key contributors to tooth decay, gum disease, dental erosion and several other forms of oral ailments... Read more »

Toothbrush Care 101

Taking care of your toothbrush? How hard could it be? Well, if you were expecting a blog that would give you a complicated list of things you need to do; well it’s your lucky day. Be that as it may, taking care of your toothbrush does take a little bit... Read more »

Treatment Options for a Toothache

When it comes to treating persistent tooth pain, many patients are unsure how to go about achieving proper treatment. We advise you to never ignore a toothache, as delaying proper dental treatment could increase your risk of not only suffering greater dental pain, but also needing invasive and expensive dental... Read more »

Tooth Decay Can Harm Your Smile if Left Untreated

Did you know that tooth decay can harm your smile if it is left untreated? Yes, it’s true! Tooth decay can cause serious complications to your oral health. That is why our dentist, Dr. Eric Swensen with Copper Vista Dental Care in Globe, Arizona, is happy to assist you with... Read more »

What Are The Types of Bridges, And How Do They Help?

Are you looking to get a dental bridge? You may be aware that there are a few different types. We can explain the different choices here and their advantages. All types involve pontics, or fake teeth that replace your missing ones. Some use abutments, your natural teeth on either side... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Toothbrush

When is the last time you read the owner’s manual for your toothbrush? Probably never, since manual toothbrushes have no moving parts. But, for your toothbrush to do its job well, it does need a little care. But don’t worry, it doesn’t need much! The best thing you can do... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Copper Vista Dental Care, 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... Read more »