Spruce Up Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Do you hate to have your picture taken because you can’t stand to hear someone tell you to smile? Is it because your teeth have some imperfections that you would just as soon not show to the world? If so, you aren’t alone. If you would like to stop finding creative ways to mask your grin, maybe it is time... read more »

Fun Facts about Oral Hygiene

There’s no doubt about it: oral hygiene is absolutely essential for your oral health. This will prevent any costly treatments that may be needed in the future to repair your smile. Potomac Dental Centre is here to help educate you and provide a review on the basics of oral hygiene, which are as follows: You’ll want to brush your teeth... read more »

The Advantages of Installing a Dental Implant

Have you lost a tooth or multiple teeth due to an infection in the mouth or an unfortunate accident? Have you needed a tooth extracted by your dentist as the result of either incident? Repair your smile by installing a dental implant! Our dental professionals at Potomac Dental Centre strive to provide the oral healthcare you need and deserve. A... read more »

A Small Untreated Cavity Could Spread to Become a Much Larger Problem

An inadequate oral hygiene regimen and failing to attend your twice a year dental checkup with Dr. Everett Eklund can leave you at significant risk of developing a cavity on one of your teeth. As the tooth decay starts to develop you might notice increased sensitivity, and discomfort in the tooth, as well as a change in texture. If it’s... read more »

Dental Implants Can Replace Missing Teeth

Do you feel embarrassed or self-conscious about your missing teeth and ready to boost your self-confidence? Did you know, having missing teeth can cause you to have jaw support problems and could even lead to bone loss? Restoring lost teeth is essential to your oral health, which is why our team at Potomac Dental Centre in Hagerstown, Maryland, is happy... read more »

Keeping Your Summer Smile Shining

Summertime, and the living is easy--and so is your basic oral health routine! Don’t let the lazy summer days lead to lazy oral hygiene habits. Here are a few tips to remember during these hot summer months. The first thing to do is keep up on the basics. Brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day, with a toothbrush... read more »

Denture Adhesive Helps A Complete Denture Fit Comfortably

Teeth that have been lost or compromised by long-term problems with tooth decay and periodontitis can significantly hamper your quality of life. In many of these cases, patients with few healthy teeth remaining will choose to have them extracted to prepare their mouth for a complete denture. The base of the removable oral appliance will be created in a special... read more »

How Are Your Fluoride Treatments Going?

Fluoride has been proven effective at keeping your tooth enamel strong. For this reason, it is found in many products. How are your fluoride treatments going? For additional treatment options, consider the following: - If you need additional fluoride supplements, they can be purchased online and in many stores. They often come in packs of drops or lozenges. - Fluoride... read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Prevent Large Cavities from Developing on Back Teeth

Your regular dental checkup at Dr. Everett Eklund’s Hagerstown, Maryland dental office is designed to clean your teeth and monitor the health of your mouth. Should Dr. Everett Eklund notice a problem, he will present you with the applicable treatment. This might also include a preventative measure, such as dental sealants. It's rather common for permanent molars and premolars in the... read more »

Set up Your Smile for Summer Success with Sedation Dentistry Therapy

Set up your smile for summer success with sedation dentistry therapy. With sedation dentistry, relaxants can be administered before or during oral health care treatments to calm and soothe the patients so no pain or discomfort is felt. Listed below are some of the sensational ways sedation dentistry can be used in dentistry today: - One common variety of sedation... read more »