What White Spots On Your Teeth Mean (Especially After Whitening!)

Starting to notice irregular white opaque patches on the surface of your teeth Is nothing to ignore. Not only are these white spots aesthetically troublesome, but they could be a cause for concern. White spots on the surface of your teeth are usually the result of a loss of minerals in your tooth’s enamel layer. […]

5 Ways To Keep Your Teeth Healthy During the Coronavirus

The Coronavirus outbreak has dramatically affected all industries, and dentistry is no exception. Our patient’s health has always been our top priority at Hoffman Dental Care, and because of this, we want to help you maintain your dental health during this stressful time. Here are 5 simple ways you can keep your teeth healthy at […]

Pain-Free Laser Dentistry Treatments

Solea laser dentistry is one of the most efficient and effective soft tissue lasers in the dental industry. Patients who are anxious over seeing the dentist for treatments can find relief in knowing that laser dentistry reduces the need for general anesthesia. With no pain-triggering vibrations or inconvenient numbing after your appointment, you can now […]

Benefits of Laser Dentistry For Kids

Noisy dental drills can cause kids to become anxious and fearful of necessary restorative dental treatments to keep their smile healthy. Fortunately for today’s generation of children, there is laser dentistry, which helps to take the dismay out of dental visits. Laser dentistry is a fast and effective method that uses heat and light to […]

6 Signs You Should Get a Second Opinion About Dental Work

It’s never a good thing to leave your dentist’s office feeling like the treatment they just recommended may not be entirely necessary. This frequently leaves patients wondering if they should be getting a second opinion about dental work. While it may not be essential to have multiple dentists examine every minor cavity or dental health […]

COVID-19 Update

UPDATE – 5-12-20 We will be reopening on Monday, June 1st. SECOND UPDATE We will be closed through May 17th in accordance with the state of Michigan’s stay at home order. UPDATE We will be closed through May 3rd in accordance with the state of Michigan’s stay at home order. ORIGINAL NOTICE Per the recommended […]

5 Tips To Make Flossing Easier

Brushing your teeth alone only cleans about 60% of the surfaces of your teeth. Flossing is the ideal way to clean in between the teeth thoroughly, but for some, sticking with flossing can be difficult. Here are five tips from our expert team on how to make flossing easier. Commit To Flossing Daily The more […]

The Secret To Avoiding Root Canals

A root canal is an incredible treatment, and often the best tooth-saving tool available. That being said, it’s understandable why most people would prefer never to experience one! The best way to prevent the need for root canal therapy is to keep your teeth clean and healthy. Incorporate these tips into your at-home hygiene routine […]

Learning How To Identify a Dental Abscess

An infection at the root of a tooth or between the gum and a tooth is called a tooth abscess. Inflamed tissue can quickly create a pocket that fills with puss inside the mouth or throat. Bacteria from the pus can then find their way into the cracks and chips in a tooth that can […]

How To Quickly Relieve Tooth Sensitivity At Home

According to the Journal of American Dentistry, roughly 1 in 8 adults suffer from sensitive teeth. Most assume that their sensitivity stems from lousy genetics or bad luck; however, this typically isn’t the case. Specific factors often trigger tooth sensitivity, and it’s not an irreversible condition. There are simple actions that you can take to […]