Seeing your dentist in Mansfield twice a year is important for protecting your teeth and gums. But so is the care you give yourself at home. This should include replacing your toothbrush every 3-4 months or as needed. Otherwise you could be robbing yourselves of benefits you might otherwise be enjoying.(more…)
Sandi L. Hamm DDS Blog
January 11, 2019
December 1, 2018
When you spend 8 or more hours a day in the office, it can be difficult to prioritize oral health. Your dentist in Mansfield hopes that just by being aware of the pitfalls to your teeth, you can take a few steps to keep them healthy while on the job. Here are the top four culprits:(more…)
November 1, 2018
When you look at your smile in the mirror, what do you see? Discolored and stained teeth are a common problem, and it can affect your confidence and self- esteem, especially when taking pictures. Many Americans turn to teeth whitening during this time of year to get ready for the numerous photo opportunities that come with the holidays. Keep reading to discover how your cosmetic dentist in Mansfield can give you the gift of beautifully white teeth for the holiday season.(more…)
August 6, 2018
If you’re engaged to be married soon, congratulations! It’s one of the most important days of your life (not to mention one of the most well-documented). Between a professional photographer, a videographer and countless friends and relatives with smartphones, it’s a safe bet that you’ll be photographed hundreds of times. If there were ever a day to feel confident, it’s your wedding day! The last thing you want is to feel self-conscious every time a camera is pointed your way. But if you don’t feel great about your smile, don’t lose hope. You might be surprised at how easy it is for a cosmetic dentist in Mansfield to transform your smile. Learn more below!
July 3, 2018
Having a healthy smile is important for a multitude of reasons. It’s crucial to your self-confidence and allows you to smile and laugh with ease. And with healthy teeth and gums, you can enjoy a wide variety of foods without a second thought. Not to mention all the research that’s been done in recent years about how important oral health is to your overall health. But if you aren’t sure how to tell if your teeth and gums are healthy, you’ll learn about 3 of the most common signs of poor oral health in this blog. You’ll also find out what a dentist in Mansfield recommends for improving your smile!
June 25, 2018
You’re always hearing how important it is to visit your dentist on a regular basis for dental cleanings in Mansfield, but why is this so important? Your trusted dental care professional weighs in to explain how the health of your oral cavity has greater implications based on the recently discovered phenomenon called oral systematic connection. Learn what this concept refers to and how to prevent serious health problems by caring for your mouth, teeth and gums better.
February 26, 2018
Dr. Sandi Hamm takes a conservative approach to dental treatment, which means we’d much prefer to help patients prevent dental problems than address them as they come. That’s how you know that you have a great dentist in Mansfield that’s there to truly care for you.
If you’re wondering how Dr. Hamm practices preventive dental care and the key components of a preventive appointment, like dental x-rays, keep reading on to learn more!
October 26, 2017
You just finished having a blast with your family during the holidays. You ate some amazing food, got some great gifts and made memories worth keeping for generations. Now as 2017 comes to close and 2018 sits just around the corner, it’s time to consider what your goals are for the upcoming year.
After waking up on New Year’s Day, you notice a slight discoloration in your smile along with some minor chips on the edges of your front teeth. You look at your calendar and realize your scheduled dentist appointment is coming up in January. As the date comes closer, consider how a smile a makeover could be the next new change to make in 2018!
September 13, 2017
A Pinterest fail is only funny if it’s not permanent. A do it yourself (DIY) dentistry fail may not make for much of a joke, and it can last a lifetime. Before you delve into the latest DIY dentistry trick from YouTube, we recommend visiting your dentist to make sure the latest DIY fad won’t leave you with a permanently damaged smile. If you do damage your teeth trying out a new at-home smile fix, make sure to reach out to your dental office for restorative dentistry services right away. The earlier your dentist begins to repair the smile, the less likely you are to need advanced dental care services to repair your teeth.
August 30, 2017
Everyone wants a smile they can feel good about — that’s true no matter your age, gender, profession, or circumstance. Few people are born with teeth they love, though. That’s where cosmetic dentistry comes into play. Treatments like professional teeth whitening and porcelain veneers can transform even the most cosmetically flawed teeth.