One of the most well-known founding fathers said, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Benjamin Franklin understands the great foundation that thinking ahead creates. At Lifetime Dental Health, our dental experts also hold preventive care to a high standard. Seeking the appropriate dental care from your Windham dentist to maintain healthy teeth and gums rather than just visiting when you’re experiencing dental issues can save you a lot of pain and money down the line. Through professional cleanings, dental exams, and other preventive treatments, our office can help adults and children alike avoid toothaches and decay.
Lifetime Dental Health Blog
April 12, 2017
March 15, 2017
Your dentist in Windham oversees all aspects of your oral health, including your breath odor. Sure, bad breath often originates in an oral health problem. So, learn the reasons behind bad breath, or halitosis, and steps you can take to eliminate them.
January 20, 2017
Preventive dentistry does everything possible to preserve natural tooth structure because nothing looks, feels or functions like a real tooth. At Lifetime Dental Health, Dr. Donald Warner and Dr. Kevin Guze provide restorations such as tooth-colored fillings and porcelain crowns to repair and strengthen cracked, decayed enamel. Root canal therapy removes infected nerves and connective tissue from deep inside an ailing tooth, sealing and protecting it for additional years of service. However, sometimes tooth extraction in Lewiston is unavoidable. Learn the process, the reasons behind it and the aftercare for this treatment.
December 23, 2016
If you’re missing one, two or even more adjacent teeth, you’re bound to be embarrassed by the smile gap. Plus, your oral function suffers. You just cannot chew and speak as you once did. What’s the answer to this dilemma? Dental bridges from Windham dentist, Dr. Donald Warner, restore smiles beautifully. The treatment process is uncomplicated and comfortable at Lifetime Dental Health.
November 17, 2016
Gum disease is actually the most common disease in the U.S, affecting about 65 million people.This is an amazing statistic considering how much you probably hear about heart disease and diabetes. The gums are so important that there is an entire field of study dedicated to them: periodontics. Dr. Donald Warner, your periodontist in Windham, wants you to know a little more about your gums so that you can understand them better, as well as how he can help you keep them healthy.
October 21, 2016
Cavities are no fun. The National Center for Health Statistics says 27 percent of American adults have untreated tooth decay, and this leads to tooth loss and spread of unhealthy bacteria. Dr. Donald Warner, Windham dentist, urges preventive care both at home and in the dental office to reduce the risk of dental decay.
July 14, 2016
Summer is smile time. There are vacations, weekend outings with family and friends and more free time to just relax and hang out. To make sure your smile looks good, you should consider teeth whitening. At Lifetime Dental Health, we offer two different types of teeth whitening Windham, ME, residents can choose—one will certainly fit your schedule and your budget.
June 5, 2016
Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to invest in yourself and improve or enhance your smile. Whether you’ve lived with teeth that are stained, damaged or even missing, making the decision to invest in your smile not only restores your oral health, but also your confidence and self-esteem. Modern dentistry has so many great options of to offer patients that will restore form and function to their smiles. Now you just have to find the right provider to work with. Here are some things to consider when you’re choosing a cosmetic dentist in Windham.
April 30, 2016
Most of us will suffer from tooth decay and cavities at some point in our lives. Some of us have already been there and have the silver fillings in our mouths to prove it. The good news is that composite resin, or tooth colored fillings are the material of choice when it comes to modern dentistry, and there are many perks these fillings offer. Your Windham dentist explains more about the benefits of tooth-colored fillings.
April 5, 2016
If you have an attractive looking smile, then chances are you have a healthy smile, too. A large part of maintaining that healthy smile is having the restorative treatments you need when there’s a problem, such as decay or tooth loss. At Lifetime Dental Health, Drs. Green and McVety and their staff offer a complete menu of restorative dentistry Windham residents can count on to help them enjoy years of good oral health and good looking smiles. Let’s take a look at some of the restorative services offered by our practice.