Don M. Chaney DDS Blog
October 17, 2016
Halloween is just around the corner. As your children enjoy the festivities and the various candies, use it as an opportunity to teach your children about oral hygiene. Children need to learn about oral hygiene from a young age to promote a lifetime of healthy oral habits. With candy and other sugary foods a leading cause for tooth decay, Halloween offers the perfect time to explain to children how to keep their teeth strong and healthy. With cavities the leading problem we treat in children, you can set the example for oral health by educating your children about healthy oral habits. As your family dentist in Fayetteville, we have the tips you need to start the discussion.
September 15, 2016
Hundreds of eyes are pointed skyward marveling at the pristine bomber plane delicately suspended above them. The Airborne and Special Operations Museum surrounds people in displays of courage and American ingenuity. The guide has told you stories that you’ve never heard from the wars of the past. You were shocked to learn that Japanese soldiers still wore swords during World War II as artillery shells zipped overhead. You have a question for the guide, but you know the second you start talking, the rest of the tour group are just going to notice your missing teeth. You’re very curious, but you just don’t want to deal with the looks. If you are hoping for a permanent solution, dental implants in Fayetteville may be your answer. (more…)
August 25, 2016
Have you heard about the new trend in teeth whitening? Please don’t try this at home — it’s using charcoal to scrub away surface stains. Yes, you read that right. If you’re desperate to whiten your teeth, forget the DIY methods. Aside from putting the safety of your teeth at risk, they just don’t work. Your dentist in Fayetteville, Dr. Chaney, offers professional teeth whitening for real results.
July 20, 2016
What’s the first thing you notice about someone when you meet him or her for the first time? If you’re like most people, then you pick up on the characteristic that you want to have. For instance, if a smile with straight teeth is your desire, then you probably notice that first. Dr. Chaney and his staff want you to know that it’s never too late to have a straight smile. With Invisalign, Fayetteville residents can enjoy the cosmetic and oral health benefits of straight teeth without having to endure the hassle of traditional metal braces.
June 2, 2016
If you’re eating these five common teeth-staining foods, you’ve probably noticed your teeth are looking a little dingier than they should. We’re here to help you smile brighter! Keep reading to learn how you may unknowingly be exposing your teeth to highly-pigmented foods, and what you can do about it (hint: professional teeth whitening in Fayetteville is a wonderful option!).
May 2, 2016
If you’re suffering from smile imperfections, we can help you correct a number of cosmetic flaws using porcelain veneers. Veneers are custom-made tooth colored porcelain laminates designed to cover the front portion of your tooth and are generally recommended to improve your smile. Not to mention, veneers give your teeth a more attractive shape through natural-looking fronts. As a cosmetic dentist in Fayetteville, we use porcelain veneers to correct the flaws in your smile.
April 1, 2016
Do you have questions about the Invisalign system? You’re not the only one wondering about clear braces for adults. Dr. Chaney has compiled a brief FAQ to help you understand just how it works — keep reading for more on Invisalign in Fayetteville!
February 29, 2016
You know everyone in your family needs a good dentist to maintain healthy smiles, and did you know family dentists are devoted to providing dental care for all ages? It’s true — you and your loved ones can benefit from convenient, quality dental care under just one roof. So how do you choose the best family dentist in Fayetteville, AR? We’ve got some tips to help you feel confident you’re making the right decision.
February 5, 2016
You and your family already share so much — why would it be any different with your dentist? When you choose a family dentistry practice for you and your whole crew, your life gets a whole lot easier. No more shuttling all across town while getting to know a number of dentists and hygienists. Choose the practice that can meet all your dental needs, under one roof. Where convenience and quality meet, we’re the family dentist Fayetteville trusts: DMC Dental.
January 5, 2016
Happy New Year! In the spirit of new beginnings, we thought this would be the perfect time to roll out our new blog. We’re excited to have this outlet as a way to bring you the latest news as it relates to our practice and your dental health. But what would you like to see here? We want to know how we can serve you best — let us here at DMC Dental know what you’re interested in reading in the comments below!
For now, this season of fresh starts and optimism makes us think of improvements — smile improvements, that is. Keep reading to learn about how you can enjoy good health and a better smile this year with cosmetic dentistry in Fayetteville!