Coronavirus and a dental emergency

In order to keep our patients and staff safe during this Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we have closed our office to all routing care as of March 17, 2020.  We will be open by appointment only to see any patients we determine are in need of care.  We will be triaging dental emergencies by telephone to the office at 860-676-2288 or you may call or text the doctors at 860-573-4729.  What is a dental emergency? The most serious dental emergency is […]

Dental Reasons for Bad Breath

I’ve been a dentist in Farmington, CT for over 20 years and one thing I get asked about a lot is bad breath.  Patients are often wondering if what is going on their mouth is causing a bad odor or halitosis. First, let’s face it, every now and then we all have it…  The good thing is that for most of us it’s usually temporary.  Temporary halitosis can often be contributed to something that was eaten.  When halitosis becomes persistent […]

This Farmington, CT Dentist Asks: Do You Have A Reluctant Brusher?

Good Oral Habits Start At Home! Do you have a child who doesn’t want to brush their teeth? Does your child fight you at toothbrushing time? If you do, you are not alone. Parents and caregivers often face the challenge of a child who resists brushing their teeth. Let’s face it, kids don’t always jump on board with behaviors that we know are best for their future selves. That’s why it is our job as parents to make sure they […]

Straight Teeth In Six Months

Everyone wants to look their best and in the dental office it is very common for patients to ask Dr. Nadeau and Dr. Krause what they can do to improve their smile.  Sometimes this question is a result of having teeth that are chipped, worn or discolored.  Other times this question comes from someone who either has crooked/crowded teeth or someone who has spaces or gaps between their teeth. Teeth that are chipped, worn or discolored are best improved with […]

Giving Back To Those Who Give So Much

Sure, we all love Halloween candy, but too much of a good thing can be, well … too much. When you get overwhelmed with all those sweets, the question then becomes: what are you going to do with all that candy? We say: pick out some of your family’s favorite pieces and bring the rest to us at Farmington Village Dental for our Halloween Candy Give Back! As members of the Farmington, CT community for over two decades, we are […]

Oral and Overall Heath Connection

Are you aware of the link between your mouth and your entire body? All of us at Farmington Village Dental are dedicated to educating our patients about dentistry. One topic that has been of great interest to us is how oral health reflects overall health. While some may mistakenly think that what goes on in the mouth stays in the mouth, the truth is that your mouth is the gateway to the rest of your body. Health problems and medications […]

Fast, Safe & Effective Teeth Whitening At Farmington Village Dental

Did you know that according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of adults feel a smile is an important social asset? Perhaps that’s why we all like to keep our teeth their whitest and brightest … because we know how good it feels, the confidence it instills, and the great impression it makes! Dentist-Supervised Teeth Whitening In Farmington, CT Is The Way To Go Safety – Unsupervised off-the-shelf teeth whitening kits may pose serious concerns including unpredictable results.  […]

Why Does The Dentist Care About How I Breathe?

Why Does The Dentist Care About How I Breathe? There has been a lot of media coverage in recent years regarding how the health of your mouth affects the health of the rest of your body.  As your Family Dentists in Farmington, CT, we want you to know that if you are a parent of younger children, one of those connections you should be aware of is mouth breathing. Breathing through the mouth is sometimes necessary.  If you have a […]

Veneers in Farmington, CT Can Restore An Imperfect Smile

A healthy shiny smile goes a long way. But many of us aren’t completely satisfied with how we look when we flash our pearly whites … when they become stained, dull, or damaged. Time and age can take their toll on our smiles. After all, our teeth get plenty of wear every day. With today’s dentistry techniques and technology, our team at Farmington Village Dental can restore chipped, cracked, broken, or discolored teeth … and make your smile look better […]

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

You may have periodontal disease and not even know it. We’re not trying to scare you, but … according to the American Academy of Periodontology, nearly half of American adults – or 64.7 million people age 30 and older – have it. And many don’t know it. Also known as gum disease and “the silent killer,” it can lead to serious health conditions if allowed to progress. That’s why you can trust us – your dental health professionals at Farmington Village Dental […]