New Years Resolutions For Your Teeth

by: Family Dental Standish on Friday, January 8, 2016 2:00 PM

While you're busy coming up with a few New Years resolutions to make this year, why not add a few resolutions for your teeth into the mix? After all, you only have one set of teeth which means it's important to take good care of them. The doctors and staff at Family Dental Health, your local Standish ME general and family dentistry practice have a few suggestions for New Years resolutions for your teeth that will keep your smile healthy and looking great.

Thanksgiving Recipes

by: Family Dental Standish on Thursday, November 19, 2015 3:06 AM

Now that Halloween has past, its time for all of us to start thinking about Thanksgiving and the lovely meal we will share with friends and family. Although delicious, many of us will find ourselves watching our weight the entire month leading to the feast because we know it will be our biggest one of the year. Well, to make you feel a little less guilty the following day, we have put together a list of healthy thanksgiving recipes you are sure to enjoy.

Importance of Protecting Your Smile with a Mouthguard

by: Family Dental Standish on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 1:42 AM

Now that school is in session, many of our younger patients are starting to play organized sports like football, soccer, baseball and basketball. Our Standish ME family dentist office would like to remind everyone that it's important to wear a protective mouthguard when playing sports and whenever you're participating in any activity that poses a risk of injury to the mouth or teeth.

Summer Activities In Maine

by: Family Dental Standish on Friday, July 31, 2015 4:59 AM

Maine is a wonderful place to visit and is in fact a popular vacation destination. With a rich grouping of outdoor activities including hiking, skiing or kayaking in one of the 6,000 lakes, Maine stands as a great destination to put your everyday stresses on hold. Beneath are just a few ideas to make this summer memorable.

Orthodontic Treatments

by: Family Dental Standish on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 5:29 AM

Although Family Dental Health provides patients with a plethora of dental treatment options, including cosmetic, endodontic, and periodontal procedures, we are not an orthodontic facility. Even though this makes our treatment options limited for individuals with bad bites, it doesn’t mean that we cannot provide our patients with sound advice. We have dedicated this blog to do just that, to educate you on the common problems in orthodontics.

Facts & Myths Of Gum Disease and Aging

by: Family Dental Standish on Friday, March 20, 2015 12:11 AM

As many of you may know, many seniors lose their teeth as they age due to periodontal disease. In many cases this is because proper steps have not been taken to prevent gum disease from occurring. To set the record straight about gum disease and aging, Family Dental Health has put together a few facts to put many of these myths to rest.

Teeth Whitening With Your Standish, Gorham & Windham Cosmetic Dentists

by: Family Dental Standish on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:31 AM

One of the most popular procedures we perform here at Family Dental Health is teeth whitening - in fact, it's the most requested procedure in cosmetic dentistry today. However, many of our patients aren't sure how the process works, so for today's blog, we want to de-mystify the way we whiten teeth.

Family Dental Health’s 3rd Annual Food Drive!

by: Family Dental Standish on Monday, October 27, 2014 10:49 PM

Over the years, Family Dental Health has shown its commitment to supporting the lovely communities of Gorham, Windham & Standish, Maine through a variety of philanthropy causes. Although we are a practice that cares for your teeth as well as your children’s teeth, our passion for helping others runs much deeper than that. Just in time for the holidays, the doctors and team here are proud to announce our 3rd Annual Food Drive! We will be accepting non-perishable food items through November 18th to be taken to the food pantry. With your help, we can make our communities smile bright this holiday season. For more information on our practice and food drive, give us a call. We would be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Welcome To Our Blog!

by: Family Dental Standish on Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:30 AM

The doctors and team at Family Dental Health would like to take this time to welcome you to our brand new blog! Here you will find the latest information regarding our practice, learn about the latest advances in the dental industry, a few tips and tricks on how to maintain proper oral hygiene and much, much more. Currently, our office is equipped to provide Gorham, Standish,Windham, and surrounding communities in Maine with a variety of dental treatments including, but not limited to, root canals, teeth whitening, and dental implants. Considering our facility performs so many types of procedures, we thought we might help educate you in the many forms of dentistry we specialize in.

General Dentistry Treatments

As general dentists, we provide routine dental care for both children and adults. Furthermore, we are capable of providing many simple procedures such as routine teeth cleanings, fillings, crowns and bridges, tooth extractions, and dentures. During a regularly scheduled visit, one of our highly trained doctors will do a thorough examination of your teeth and give you a few tips to help you maintain proper oral hygiene. We strongly recommend that you see a dentist once every six months to prevent any dental diseases from occurring.