The Germantown Dental Group Blog

Dental news, tips and happenings to make you smile.

What Causes Tooth Decay And How Can I Prevent It?

What Causes Tooth Decay And How Can I Prevent It?

Even if you aren’t an expert in the dental field, you likely know that tooth decay is a bad thing. Part of our job is to explain to you how it happens and how to fight it. Today, Germantown Dental Group will answer this question, which is critical to your dental health: What causes tooth Read More

What Are The Benefits Of Professional Teeth Cleaning?

What Are The Benefits Of Professional Teeth Cleaning?

Did you know that brushing your teeth regularly isn’t all you should be doing to maintain optimal oral cleanliness? Visiting your dentist for routine cleanings is an important part of your health, too. Today, Germantown Dental Group will explain: What are the benefits of professional teeth cleaning? How It Works A professional cleaning is also Read More

Why Is It Important To Schedule Regular Dental Check-Ups?

Why Is It Important To Schedule Regular Dental Check-Ups?

You likely receive reminders via text or email prompting you to visit the dentist every few months. If you haven’t, it’s probably time to schedule a visit. Germantown Dental Center is here to delve into this common question: Why is it so important to schedule regular dental check-ups? What You Can Expect Your discussions with Read More

What Are Common Dental Problems And Their Solutions?

What Are Common Dental Problems And Their Solutions?

Numerous challenges may arise regarding our teeth, but thankfully, proactive dentists are available to address these issues. Germantown Dental Group is here to explore a crucial and diverse question: What are some common dental problems and their solutions? Addressing Issues As a patient, there are times when you may experience pain or discomfort in your Read More

How Do Dental Bridges Restore Missing Teeth?

How Do Dental Bridges Restore Missing Teeth?

Missing teeth can cause complicated issues for patients—but there are a few reliable solutions we can utilize as dentists. At Germantown Dental Group, we want to answer a key question you might have: How do dental bridges replace missing teeth?  What is a Dental Bridge? A dental bridge is a restorative dental procedure employed by Read More

How a Root Canal Can Help With Dental Pain

How a Root Canal Can Help With Dental Pain

As dental professionals, we recognize that the idea of undergoing a root canal can be intimidating. For many patients, it may seem like a final option, but there are numerous reasons why it proves to be a highly effective procedure. Germantown Dental Group aims to provide you with comprehensive information, specifically on how a root Read More

Why You Still Need To See a Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment

Why You Still Need To See a Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment

If you aren’t quite sure what the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist is off the top of your head, there’s no need to be embarrassed. It’s a fairly common thing people get confused about. But here at Germantown Dental Group, we can tell you the difference and why you still need to see Read More

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

We all want to be happy with our smiles when we look in the mirror. Sometimes, your normal dental routines don’t cut it, and you seek further options for enhancement. At Germantown Dental Group, Dr. Gruen and Dr. Whittemore can provide all the necessary information you need to answer an important question: What is cosmetic Read More

3 Reasons a Bridge Might Be the Best Fit For Your Smile

3 Reasons a Bridge Might Be the Best Fit For Your Smile

Are you experiencing a challenge with your smile? Maybe you have lost one or several teeth due to decay or an accident. Maybe you are feeling self-conscious about the appearance of your smile after losing teeth. Or maybe you are struggling to chew and talk properly after losing some teeth. Whatever your issue is, we Read More

Whether dealing with a pesky cavity or a worn-down molar, crowns could be your smile's new best friend.

5 Reasons Dentists Use Crowns

Have you ever wondered why dental crowns are such a popular choice at Germantown Dental Group? Dr. Whittemore and Dr. Gruen, serving the greater Memphis and Germantown areas, often recommend crowns for various dental woes. This blog will explore “5 Reasons Dentists Use Crowns.” Whether dealing with a pesky cavity or a worn-down molar, crowns Read More