questions to ask before cosmetic dentistry

4 Questions to ask yourself before getting Cosmetic Dentistry

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA It’s easy to look at before and after pictures from top-rated cosmetic dentists in Bellevue and want what you see – a gorgeous smile with bright white, perfectly straight teeth. Thankfully, advancements in cosmetic dentistry make achieving your smile goals possible. But, footing your dental bill or […]

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why do gums bleed

Why your Gums Bleed and what you can do about it

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA Bleeding gums or pink in the sink is common among many adults. Even if there is no pain associated with the bleeding, you should see the dentist for an evaluation. Today on the blog, general dentists in Bellevue at Spektor Dental are sharing why gums bleed and […]

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why dentist recommend x-rays

4 Reasons your Dentist may Recommend X-rays

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA Whether you see your Bellevue family dentist for routine cleanings every six months or a once in a while emergency dental visit, at some point, you will be asked to get X-rays. Despite what some folks assume, recommending dental X-rays isn’t a gimmick for your dentist to […]

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finding new dentist when you move

5 Tips for finding a New Dentist when you Move

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA Whether you just moved to Medina, or are looking to relocate to the Bellevue area, moving is not an easy feat. Settling in at your new place may take some time, but there is one thing you don’t want to delay – finding a new dentist. To […]

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what to do after dental implants

What to do before and after getting Dental Implants

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA Restoring your smile from a broken state can be an exciting time. Given the time and energy required to get dental implants, you want to ensure the procedure is a complete success, and minimize potential complications. To help you achieve the best results, here are a few […]

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gum recession is not your toothbrushes fault

Gum Recession: It’s not always your Toothbrush’s Fault

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA While dentists recommend using a soft-bristled toothbrush as opposed to a hard-bristled one, your toothbrush isn’t the only thing that can cause gum recession. Although brushing your teeth with too much force could damage your gums and cause recession, your toothbrush and brushing style are not the […]

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botox from dentist

4 Surprising reasons to get Botox from your Bellevue Dentist

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA The idea of Botox is nothing new. And, its benefits have been well established for decades. But, dental Botox is gaining some attention. Usually, one would assume they should visit a plastic surgeon or a med-spa to receive Botox injections. But, dentists are experts in facial muscles, […]

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treat gum disease before christmas

3 Reasons to get your Gum Disease Treated before Christmas

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA As many as half of the adults in America have gum disease – also known as periodontitis. This disease is the number one cause of tooth loss among those 30 years of age and over, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Even if you […]

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tis the season for tooth decay

Tis’ the Season for Tooth Decay

Serving areas of Bellevue, Newcastle, and Medina WA It is no surprise to any of us that sugar and tooth decay go together like peanut butter and jelly. This time of year, we tend to see lots of sweets that remind us of the holiday season. Bellevue dentists at Spektor Dental understand that you may […]

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