West End Dental Group Blog
August 29, 2017
Visiting your dentist in Beaumont twice a year is a vital part of making sure that your smile stays beautiful and healthy. However, your dental care provider isn’t the only one responsible for your oral health. Between visits to that big chair in the dentist’s office, there are steps you can take to show your teeth and gums the love they deserve.
July 3, 2017
You take great pride in promoting the health and beauty of your teeth, but are you doing the same for your gums? The tissue serves an important role in your dental health, and if you are not proactive, an infection can develop, known as gum disease. It is estimated that 50 percent of adults have a form of it, which wreaks havoc on your oral and overall health when left untreated. While it is easily treatable in the early stages, many do not recognize the symptoms, allowing it to progress in severity. To prevent irreversible damage from occurring, you need treatment for gum disease in Beaumont at the first sign on the infection.
June 19, 2017
You want to smile for the family photo, after all your entire family hasn’t been together for decades. However, you feel self-conscious about your missing tooth and you’ve spent most of the weekend focused on how to hide your smile. This isn’t how your family to see you, and you should know that there are excellent solutions for replacing missing teeth. Your dentist in Beaumont explains how dental implants can help.
May 25, 2017
Spring—a time for renewal, growth and—well—cleaning. This is just the perfect time to spruce up the yard and clean out the garage. While you’re at it, why not spruce up your smile, too? White teeth just look cleaner, fresher and whole lot more appealing. At West End Dental Group, we offer teeth whitening in Beaumont so you can have a smile that boosts your appearance and your self-confidence.
April 11, 2017
Does how you pick a health care provider to differ from how you pick a contractor to remodel your kitchen? Of course, there’s a difference because your health is one of your most important personal assets. Your very life depends on it. So, when it comes time to select a new dentist in the Beaumont area, look for a doctor with the credentials, range of skills and compassion to serve you and your family’s needs in the best way possible. We are happy to tell you that West End Dental Group is accepting new patients. Dr. Michael R. Olson would like to be your new family dentist in Beaumont.
March 21, 2017
When it comes to your dental health, you are probably concerned about gum disease and tooth decay. However, there is a greater threat to your oral health—oral cancer. Oral cancer is responsible for over 9,700 deaths per year. With over 49,000 new cases of oral cancer diagnosed each year in the United States, it is important to have an oral cancer screening with your dentist in Beaumont at each preventive appointment. With April Oral Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Michael Olson is committed to raising awareness about the importance of regular screenings.
February 16, 2017
When should you take your youngster for his or her first dental visit? Your children’s dentist in Beaumont, Dr. Michael Olson, says age three or four is the perfect time to begin in-office care. Just as with Mom or Dad, preventive dentistry ensures bright, healthy smiles for children.
January 20, 2017
The best family dentist in Beaumont offers preventive, restorative and cosmetic dental treatments, keeping smiles healthy, well-functioning and attractive. If you need children’s dentistry, state-of-the-art dental implants, porcelain veneers or any of today’s amazing cosmetic dental treatments, look to Dr. Michael R. Olson at West End Dental Group. Friendly and very skilled, Dr. Olson and his team would count it a privilege to serve your family–from children through senior adults.
December 22, 2016
If you’ve noticed blood in the sink recently as you’ve brushed your teeth, take a moment to check and see if your gums appear red and swollen? These symptoms are all early indicators of periodontal (gum) disease, and if you noticed them, now is the time to be proactive and call West End Dental Group. Dr. Michael Olson, your dentist in Beaumont, explains why your gums may be bleeding.
November 30, 2016
Think gum disease, cavities, and bad breath are the worst that can happen when you neglect your dental health? Think again. As your dentist in Beaumont, Dr. Olson at West End Dental Group sees the link between your oral and overall health every single day. What goes on in your mouth can affect or be affected by a number of other factors in the body — especially the gums.