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…

What are dental sealants and how do they work?

A dental sealant is a liquid that is applied to the teeth. The sealant hardens and provides a protective coating that is designed to reduce cavities and create a smoother tooth surface. Dental sealants are clear or white; they do not take away from the appearance of teeth. You can think about this treatment as…

Headaches: The Dental Connection

Many people suffer through headaches for years without getting to the root cause of their problem. If you find yourself constantly popping painkillers to get through the day, it might be worth a trip to see a medical professional – but it may not be the person you think. Talking to Dr. Johnson can be…

Can I use mouthwash instead of flossing?

While mouthwash goes a long way in improving your oral care, it is not a substitute for flossing. Mouthwashes and flossing provide different benefits that you should understand. Mouthwash Benefits Mouthwash comes in two categories. Some are considered cosmetic. This type of rinse provides temporary relief from bad breath and has a pleasant taste. These…

Thanksgiving

At Brentwood Dental Designs, we love to celebrate the holidays with vigor! Dr. Johnson would love to share some unique ways of celebrating Thanksgiving from beyond the Epping area to the national level! When Americans sit down to dinner on the last Thursday of November, the day that Abraham Lincoln designated as the day on…

Embracing the Spirit of Gratitude with Brentwood Dental Designs

The Thanksgiving holiday is fast approaching and at Brentwood Dental Designs, we’re reflecting on the things that we are most grateful for like family, friends, and health. It’s important to take time to celebrate our bonds of togetherness with each other and our community. This year we are thankful for the wonderfully talented group of…

November Marks National Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes is a chronic disease that increases the risk for many serious health problems, including severe gum disease. November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and it’s a great time for us at Brentwood Dental Designs to remind our patients that the way you care for your teeth at home doesn’t just affect your oral health; keeping…

Halloween: Candy, costumes, and more!

All Hallows’ Eve, more commonly known as Halloween, is a yearly event celebrated on October 31, and one that is anticipated by the young and young at heart all over the world. Some scholars claim that Halloween originated from Celtic festivals that honored the dead or that celebrated the harvest, while others doubt that there’s…

Halloween at Brentwood Dental Designs!

What a festive time of the year with so many costumes and so much fun! At Brentwood Dental Designs, Dr. Johnson and our team love celebrating the spookiest time of the year with our patients. We’ve already got the pumpkins and spooky accoutrement decked out in the reception area, and we’re super excited to see…