Blog Archive

Non-Cosmetic Reasons to Consider Veneers Jun 24th, 2020

Most people don’t naturally have perfectly straight, even teeth, and over time, teeth can develop chips, stains, cracks, and other issues. Cosmetic dentistry offers many treatment options for restoring teeth, allowing you to have a beautiful smile again. Treatments such as crowns, veneers, and whitening procedures make your smile beautiful...

How Crowns Restore Your Smile in Both Form and Function Apr 28th, 2020

Most people aren’t born with perfect teeth. Over time, teeth can develop stains, chips, cracks, and discoloration, making your smile less attractive, and impact your confidence too. Dental crowns are an easy and effective way to treat those problem teeth, restoring your smile and making you feel beautiful. At Berger...

Keeping Everyone Awake with Your Loud Snoring? You Could Have Sleep Apnea Mar 19th, 2020

Do you snore when you sleep? Though snoring is a common problem that many people think is not a big deal, it could be a sign of a more serious condition, such as sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a disorder that causes you to stop breathing during sleep temporarily and...

Why You Shouldn't Ignore a Cracked Tooth Feb 10th, 2020

The outer layer of your teeth is made of enamel, a substance that is stronger than bone; however, you can still damage your teeth. If a tooth is causing you pain, or you notice something unusual, it’s vital to get it checked out by a dentist. Even something small could...

How Root Canal is Better Than Tooth Extraction Jan 1st, 2020

Decayed or infected teeth can cause gum swelling, tooth discoloration, and intense pain when you chew or apply pressure to the affected tooth. You may also experience persistent pain and prolonged sensitivity to cold and hot food and drinks. A root canal can relieve your symptoms and save the affected...

What Constitutes a Dental Emergency? Dec 1st, 2019

You might have taken a tumble on the stairs and injured a tooth. Or maybe you chomped down on a caramel candy and dislodged a filling. How serious are these issues? The mouth has an amazing ability to heal itself, but what types of oral problems require a visit to...

Teeth Whitening: The Quickest Way to Look Years Younger Nov 6th, 2019

Did you know that yellow teeth could make your whole face look older? Discolored teeth are a cosmetic concern at any age but unfortunately an inevitable part of the natural aging process. As you get older, your teeth are prone to staining and yellowing for many reasons we will discuss...

Why You Should Never Leave Gum Disease Untreated Oct 8th, 2019

Gum disease is one of the most common dental conditions, affecting nearly half of American adults over the age of 30. Even though gum disease is so prevalent, many people fail to understand the serious risks it poses for oral health.  The condition often causes red, tender gums that bleed...

Waking Up With a Sore Jaw? You May Need a Night Guard Sep 1st, 2019

Getting a good night’s sleep is an important factor for both your mental and physical health. While you sleep, your muscles recover from that long hike you took and the memories and the things you learned that day are filed away.  When you get restful sleep, you wake up the...

Veneers: A Simple Way to Correct More Smile Flaws Than You Realize Aug 2nd, 2019

A confident smile imparts a positive impression both personally and professionally. If the appearance of your teeth or gums is preventing you from flashing a friendly grin, there’s a quick and easy solution: Veneers.  At Berger Family Dental in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Robert Berger, DDS has improved the smiles of countless...