The Basics on Enamel Erosion

There is much to know about enamel erosion. The most important thing to remember is why you need to think about it. Your oral health depends on treating any enamel erosion that comes your way and to do that, you need to visit your dentist. Our dentist, Dr. Frederick Prehn,... Read more »

Brushing: The Answers to Your Questions

Do you have questions about brushing? If so, it’s important to find the answers. This is because if you don’t know all you need to know about brushing, it could affect your brushing routine. In fact, it could make you improperly brush and even harm your teeth and gums. So,... Read more »

Dry Mouth

Are you suffering from a lack of saliva in your mouth? If so, you are suffering from what is known as dry mouth. Dry mouth, also called xerostomia, is a condition in which your body is simply not producing enough saliva. Because your saliva is produced by glands in your... Read more »

How to Prevent Oral Disease

Our dentist, Dr. Frederick Prehn, is proud to offer many different dental treatments at Prehn Dental Offices to help you prevent oral diseases and maintain a top-notch smile and oral health. However, those treatments aren’t successful without your help. This is why our dentist strongly encourages you to do everything... Read more »

Be Proactive; Schedule Your Dental Checkup

Many patients visit the dentist on an as-needed basis, to care for a bad toothache or repair a tooth broken in a dental accident. However, preventive dental care is much more effective at treating oral issues because it can prevent them from occurring in the first place. By scheduling routine... Read more »

A Decayed Tooth Might Require a Dental Crown

Sometimes poor oral hygiene habits can allow a minor cavity to develop on one of your teeth. Even if you manage to ignore the increasing discomfort and sensitivity, the area of tooth decay will grow. If you have noticed a problem with one of your teeth, it's best to have... Read more »

Tricks to Make Flossing Easier

Do you struggle to floss your teeth each day? If so, our dentist, Dr. Frederick Prehn, is happy to give you the tips you need to make flossing a bit easier. Flossing is very important for the oral health. In fact, it can help you prevent tooth decay and gum... Read more »

Can You Whiten Your Teeth with Activated Charcoal?

One of the most common requests we hear when it comes to improving the appearance of our patient's smiles is teeth whitening. You can also read about many ways people are trying to accomplish this using homemade remedies. But are they effective? Let's take a look! #1 You hear about... Read more »

Beverages to Avoid for a Healthier Smile

Diet plays an important role in your oral health. A balanced diet that supplies tooth-friendly vitamins and minerals will strengthen gum tissue and fortify tooth enamel. But what you consume can also harm your teeth if you aren't careful. Today we want to share with you which drinks to avoid... Read more »

Your Toothpaste Options

If you’re trying to select the right toothpaste for your smile, you’re probably overwhelmed by all of the options. If this is the case, our dentist, Dr. Frederick Prehn, is more than happy to help you. It’s best to choose the type of paste that can help you reach your... Read more »