Can You Handle A Dental Emergency?

Categories: dental health
Exeter after hours dental

We hope you never go through a serious dental emergency. However, accidents do happen and we at at Brentwood Dental Designs – Tamatha L Johnson DDS want you to know that if and when they do, we’re available to help. It’s important that you know what to do should an emergency situation arise. Here is a…

The Health And Beauty Consequences Of Missing Teeth

Categories: Dental Implants
Brentwood tooth implants

Today’s blog post from Brentwood Dental Designs – Tamatha L Johnson DDS, focuses on missing teeth and dental implants. Our teeth have many important functions. We need them to chew our food, talk, and smile. But have you ever considered their role in holding up your face? When we lose teeth, the bone around the…

Spring Fever

As March comes to a close and April quickly approaches, you can bet we are in full spring mode at the office. Our winter decorations are neatly packed away to make room for cheery spring colors and a new succulent here and there. Even though spring is still a bit chilly around here, we’re thankful…

Resolutions 2018

If you’re like us, you might be eager to get back into a productive routine and create healthier habits this year. Before you start writing out a long list of resolutions, here are a few small ways to establish a lifestyle you can actually stick to! Resolutions are made with good intentions but often are…

Been a While? Come See Us!

Guilt is a powerful feeling. It can keep you from doing many things, including going to the dentist. The good news is that Brentwood Dental Designs is a judgement-free zone, and coming back (even after an extended period of being MIA) can be easier than you think. Our goal is to make you as comfortable…

What’s in toothpaste and how does it work?

Dr. Johnson and our team recommend that you brush your teeth two to three times a day, for at least two minutes each time. But have you ever wondered what’s in toothpaste and how it actually works? The mouth is home to more than 500 types of microorganisms that feed on leftover food that gets…

New Year’s Day Around the World

New Year’s Day marks the beginning of the calendar year in most parts of the world. The holiday is celebrated on January 1st of each year. Customs and celebrations vary by country, religion, and even individual desires. Whether celebrated quietly or with gusto, the day brings the start of new opportunities for those that observe…

Is there a correlation between my dental and cardiovascular health?

YES!  Studies have shown a correlation between gum disease and heart disease, underscoring the importance of good oral health care. Cardiovascular disease remains American’s leading killer, claiming more lives than the rest of major causes of death, according to our friends at the American Heart Association. In fact, an estimated 80 percent of American adults…

So Long 2017, Hello 2018!

We can’t believe it’s that time again but the new year is almost here! This year brought many wonderful achievements to Brentwood Dental Designs and we can’t thank our patients enough for helping make this year one we are proud of. We love learning new technology and we’re proud to say we’ve got a few…

Dental Emergencies in Children

Dental emergencies are bound to come up when you have young children. Dr. Johnson and our team want to you to be prepared in case you run into a difficult situation. Problems can vary, from minor gum irritation to knocked-out teeth. Take a look at the different possibilities and how you can handle them. Teething…