Dental Sealants Save Smiles At Any Age

A young family with two young kids laughing as their parents tickle them

One of the most effective proactive steps parents can take to help ensure that their children will not develop tooth decay and cavities is to have their dentist apply “sealants” to their children’s teeth. The most likely place for cavities to develop in children is on the chewing surfaces of their back teeth, where the tiny grooves known as “pits and fissures” trap bacteria and food particles.

Ask Your Dentist In Batavia How To Put A Stop To Bad Breath & Cavities

Does bad breath (halitosis) get in your way of living life to the fullest? Do you find yourself constantly wondering what others think of you when you open your mouth or speak near them? Do you wonder if a cavity could be the cause? As a dentist in Batavia, we know just how detrimental this condition can be. But you’re …

Diabetes’ Possible Impact On Gum Disease

peaceful image of a tooth brush with toothpaste on it resting on a green leaf.

One unsuspected complication of diabetes that has recently come to light is the increased prevalence of gum disease among diabetics. Not only does this mean that diabetic patients have a greater risk of developing “gingivitis” (an early stage of gum disease), but they are also more likely to develop the more serious form known as “periodontitis.” This heightened risk of …

Your Dentist In Batavia Wants To Keep You Free Of Gum Disease!

You may have periodontal (gum) disease and not even know it, and as your dentist in Batavia, at Batavia Family Dental we want to help you avoid the serious health implications that can come with untreated gum disease. An estimated 65 million Americans have some form of gum disease, which leaves them vulnerable to infection and tooth loss. Worse yet, …

Smile Getting You Down? Let Our Dentist in Batavia Make Your Smile Dreams Come True

If you have several dental concerns, a smile makeover from Batavia Family Dental, your dentist in Batavia could be the perfect solution to transform your smile for the better. Our caring team regularly helps patients who require more than one dental procedure to improve the appearance of their teeth and overall oral health. As a general dentist in Batavia, we’ll …

Ask Your Dentist In Batavia: What Are Inlays & Onlays … And How Can They Preserve My Smile?

Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us at Batavia Family Dental, their dentist in Batavia. A primary goal of dentistry is to preserve as much of a patient’s tooth as possible. While a small cavity can be filled with relative …

Dental Bonding For A Beautiful Smile

Your smile makes a statement – it speaks volumes without a single word being uttered. But if you’re unhappy with your teeth, you aren’t putting your best smile forward. A chipped or broken tooth can make some people so self-conscious that they feel compelled to hide their smile. Fortunately, at Batavia Family Dental, we offer a quick and relatively inexpensive …

Dull, Yellowing Teeth? Cosmetic Solutions Can Restore An Imperfect Smile

While some have adopted the habit of drinking an early-morning glass of hot water with lemon juice to get their digestive systems working, this supposedly healthy routine does their teeth no favors. The fact is that lemon juice is a strong acid that eats away at tooth enamel. As this erosion occurs, the teeth may become increasingly sensitive. As the …

Dentures Could Be Your Total Smile Solution

As your dentist in Batavia, at Batavia Family Dental, we provide full, partial, and hybrid dentures and can restore your natural appearance and your ability to eat and speak. For many people, dentures remain the treatment of choice for missing teeth. Traditional dentures are removable, custom-fitted replacement teeth that are crafted from strong, durable materials like acrylic resin which can …