On Cavity Prevention

Protecting your teeth from cavities starts with daily oral hygiene and healthy eating habits. Here are some further details on how you can prevent cavities for a lifelong healthy mouth: - You can floss between your teeth to remove any plaque buildup or food residue that brushing simply can’t reach.... Read more »

The Oral Health Care Compendium to Bone Grafting

The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, also known as AAOMS, highly recommends the use of bone grafts in situations where a person's jawbone is too weak or too frail to successfully hold a dental implant in place. Typically, bone graft procedures will remove a section of bone from... Read more »

The Transformation of Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry can transform your smile into a smile you can be proud to show off. Here at Foothills Dentistry in Valdez, Alaska, our team of experts takes pride in the quality of our care and the skills in our staff. Cosmetic dentistry is also offered at our practice and... Read more »

Preparing Your Smile for CEREC®

Do you have broken or damaged teeth that are in need of a major restoration? If so, CEREC® dental crowns are the perfect option, as they are designed to cover broken or damaged teeth and conceal them down to the gum line for full protection and functionality. Preparing your smile... Read more »

Tips on Getting Rid of Tooth Stains

If you’re tired of your dull, yellow smile, then you’re probably wondering how to whiten the teeth, get rid of tooth stains, and improve your appearance. Well, if that’s the case, you have come to the right blog! Our dentist, Dr. F. Todd Wortham & Seth Jorgensen, will be happy... Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts Blog: Cosmetic Dentistry

Although cosmetic dentistry treatments often have many uses, one of the primary advantages of these treatments consists of the ability to enhance the look of your smile, including its projection in the world around you. When it comes to enhancing your smile, it's never too late to consider what cosmetic dentistry... Read more »

Enhance Your Smile with Hazardous Food Avoidance

Are you ready to make your mouth look better than ever this summer? If so, avoid hazardous foods and drinks that continually work actively against the health of your teeth and gums. To protect your smile from hazardous food, check out the following information: - Foods that are highly acidic can... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Help Remedy Chronic Staining Problems

Certain lifestyle habits, such as a love of dark beverages or tobacco use, can be hard to give up. At the same time, these habits can also cause significant stains on the teeth in your smile. While a dental bleaching treatment at Foothills Dentistry will certainly help, without cessation or... Read more »

Invisalign® Can Effectively Correct Minor Alignment Issues

The alignment and orientation of your teeth are ideally meant to maximize oral function as well as give you an appealing smile. If minor alignment issues go uncorrected, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance and it can put you at increased risk of dental issues, like enamel... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Foothills Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »