Chipped Tooth: What to Do When You Have A Chipped Tooth

You’re enjoying your favorite piece of candy and all of a sudden, you feel a sharp pain and something solid in your mouth. You take a look and it’s a piece of your tooth. Uh oh, you chipped your tooth! Today, we’ll cover all the basics of a chipped tooth, and discuss what to do when you end up with a cracked, chipped or broken tooth. What Causes Chipped Tooth? It is a well known fact that teeth are extremely […]

Are You Thinking About Getting Veneers?

If you’ve been thinking about getting veneers for your teeth, you have come to the right place!  At Farmington Village Dental Dr. Eric Krause loves to enhance smiles with veneers. What are veneers made out of? Although veneers can be made of composite material, the best looking and longest lasting veneers are made out of porcelain.   How do porcelain veneers work? Porcelain veneers are thin shells that are bonded to the front surface of your teeth.   They are a very […]

Prescription Toothpaste – Why We Often Recommend It

  In our office we talk to people constantly about why a prescription toothpaste could benefit them. The truth is, most people need it for one reason or another and we always try to base our recommendations on our patients specific situations.  For some, it is necessary to aid in the prevention of cavities.  For others, it is to aid in the relief of tooth sensitivity.  Another reason could be to help with the buildup of plaque and calculus (tartar) that forms.  […]

Where is Dr. Nadeau?

If you have been in the office over the last few months you probably have noticed that this is a view you haven’t seen recently. So what’s been going on?  Where is she?  Why have you been seeing only Dr. Krause lately? The answer is…  drumroll please…  Dr. Nadeau fell and broke her wrist. {sad horn sounds} Yes, in late November 2014 Dr. Nadeau fell and broke her right wrist.  She was in a cast for almost eight long weeks and within hours after the cast […]

Halloween Candy Give Back 2014

The Halloween candy has been out for quite some time now (I have actually seen it next to the Christmas ornaments in some drug stores!) but with Halloween being a mere ten days away it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to do with all that candy! We know you certainly don’t want to eat all of it (wasn’t there a New Year’s Resolution about eating better?).  We also know that you certainly don’t want your children to […]