Having a Badly Cracked Tooth Extracted and Restored by a Dental Implant

Each and every one of the teeth in your mouth, has been designed by the ancient forces of evolution to be hard enough to bite off, chew and grind the hardest of foods. As hard as your teeth are, there are still some things they cannot withstand. A hard blow to the mouth from a… Read more »

Brighten Your Smile with Our Composite Resin Fillings

At 19th Avenue Dental in Everett, Washington, we offer tooth-colored fillings for our patients needing a dental restoration for their smile. Dr. Shuichi Yamaguchi and our caring team are committed to our patient’s well-being as well as your oral health. This is why we are happy to offer composite resin fillings for our patient’s smiles, as they… Read more »

How to Help Your Oral Hygiene

Did you know that keeping your gums and teeth health can actually benefit your overall health? For instance, if you have gum disease, bad bacteria will have easier access to your bloodstream, which can lead to heart disease, high blood pressure, and other health problems. In other words, if you practice sound oral health, you… Read more »

Bone Grafts: The Different Treatments That Can Restore Your Oral Health

Are you about to improve your oral health with a bone grafting treatment in , ? If so, Dr. and our team are happy to give you some information so you can better understand the treatment! Bone grafting involves the restoration of jaw bone to allow for a better oral health and the placement of… Read more »

Basic Oral Hygiene Tips to Clean and Maintain Your New Bridge

Your new bridge, installed at effectively restores the structure and appearance of a tooth that was lost due to advanced tooth decay, fracture or otherwise required extraction. While your new bridge is made from materials that are not subject to tooth decay, it will still need to be cleaned to prevent issues with gum disease…. Read more »

Do You Need Root Canal Therapy?

What do you know about root canal therapy? As you may know, root canal therapy is designed to treat a tooth whose center is decayed or infected. Still, there are several myths surrounding root canal therapy. Did you know that you may need root canal therapy if a cavity was left untreated for too long?… Read more »

Fear the Needle No More With Painless Anesthesia Delivery

Depending on the dental treatment you are receiving, it may be necessary to control pain by the use of anesthesia. But one of the great ironies of life is that in administering pain relief, pain is often caused. Some shots can be quite uncomfortable or even painful before anesthesia kicks in. And many people greatly… Read more »

Three Ways to Keep Your Breath Fresh and Pristine

As you loathe your smelly breath throughout the day, it’s time to think about the ways you can finally fight it and change it from being stinky to being fresh and pristine. There are many things you can do to improve the odor escaping your oral cavity, including: Brush your teeth Keep a toothbrush and… Read more »

Renew Your Oral Health with These Spring Cleaning Tips

It’s that time of year again, when we throw open windows and air out our homes after a long, dark winter. With March, spring is around the corner, and you might be feeling like hitting the reset button by clearing out the old, stale energy. If you have been bitten by the spring cleaning bug,… Read more »

What Happens If One of Your Fillings Falls Out

Even though a filling is intended to last a long time, from time to time they can still fail, or even fall out. The larger and older a filling is the more likely it is to fall out. Sometimes you might even notice a difference in a filling right before it falls out. Common symptoms… Read more »