HEPA filter dental office safety

How HEPA Filters Keep You Safe During Your Dental Visit

While we resume our regular routines as the COVID-19 pandemic wanes, you may be wondering if it’s safe to visit the dentist. It’s as important as ever to continue your regular dental checkups. The stress caused by these unsettling times can damage your teeth, so it’s crucial to receive consistent dental care to ensure that problems are not left untreated....
Ultimate Smile Design patient portal

New! Ultimate Smile Design’s Patient Portal

Ultimate Smile Design is happy to introduce our new patient management system, Dentrix. Through the Patient Portal, our patients can request appointments and will have access to their dental treatment plan. Please read below to learn about the features of your patient account and how to create an account. Patient Account Features Inside your patient account, you will be able...
does hydrogen peroxide teeth whitening work best

Does Hydrogen Peroxide Teeth Whitening Work Best?

If you are interested in whitening your teeth, a quick internet search will tell you that there are many whitening products and procedures on the market. Not all of these treatments are worth their cost due to their painful side effects or limited whitening capabilities. Here at Ultimate Smile Design, we offer the teeth whitening treatment that works best. Let’s...
healthy summer treats that wont harm your teeth

Healthy Summer Treats That Won’t Harm Your Teeth

When we think of a tasty summer treat, foods like ice cream, popsicles, snow cones, and milkshakes often come to mind. These treats may be delicious on a hot summer day, but the sugar can break down your enamel and cause decay. While they may sound tempting, there are plenty of healthy summer treats that will not harm your teeth. ...
is dental implant surgery right for you

Is Dental Implant Surgery Right For You?

A dental implant is an artificial tooth and root that is placed in the mouth and fused with the jawbone to create a new functioning tooth. Implants improve the stability of existing dentures as well as slow the process of bone resorption. They are made of a titanium metal post, which serves as the root and a bone-like ceramic tooth....
the signs of healthy gums

Know the Signs of Healthy Gums and Gum Disease

Maintaining healthy gums benefits not only the health of your teeth but also the health of your whole body. Neglecting to take proper care of your gums may result in gum disease, the leading cause of tooth loss. Gum disease has also been linked to cardiovascular disease and respiratory infections. It can also lead to an increased risk of serious...