Treating Cold Sores and Canker Sores

Find out how to handle these common but uncomfortable oral conditions. While cold sores and canker sores aren’t the same thing, they are both issues that happen to many children and adults. Our Mesa, AZ,dentist Dr. Julee Weidner is here to explain what they are, why they happen and what you can do if one…

What to Do During a Dental Emergency

A dental emergency is a situation that can make even the most stoic of people anxious. This unfortunate event may mean a damaged or broken tooth or even a tooth which has become dislodged altogether. However, understanding your options and what to do during a dental emergency can help you remain calm and even save your…

What’s Causing My Toothache?

Don’t ignore a painful tooth. Find out right away what might be going on. Whether you woke up with a throbbing tooth or it’s been a nagging pain for days now, it’s important that you take time to handle this issue. After all, a toothache is considered a dental emergency and needs to be treated…

What Diet is Good for Your Teeth?

You are what you eat. Our doctors and even our grandmothers say that, and of course, there’s plenty of truth to that old adage. Your Mesa, AZ, dentist wants you to take the advice seriously and to realize that some diets, rather than others, are good for your teeth and gums. So here are some recommendations…

Keeping Your Smile Healthy

Your dental health is often a good representation of your general health. Luckily, a proper oral care routine does not require much extra effort or time out of your day. It is, however, helpful to understand how each step affects your smile and why it is important to commit to these important habits. Find out…

You Don’t Need To Fear Root Canals

One of the biggest myths and misconceptions in dentistry is about root canals. It is fairly accepted that root canals are exceptionally painful and traumatic as far as dental procedures go, but the reputation does not match the reality of the procedure. In truth, root canal treatments are fairly similar to having a cavity filled…

What To Do In A Dental Emergency

Don’t let a dental emergency blindside you. Find out what to do fast! A true dental emergency can be a stressful situation. But before you panic know that our Mesa, AZ emergency dentist, Dr. Julee Weidner, is ready to help. Fortunately, most dental emergencies that are treated right away will be just fine. Time is…