A brilliant smile that is also functional is an asset to your appearance and oral health. However, many patients experience tooth loss, poor gum health, and other issues that can take away from their smiles and chewing function. At Summerwood Aesthetic Dentistry, Dr. Spaniel leads a skilled team of professionals, all of whom are committed […]
Oral health is often regarded as a window to your overall health, and a healthy, functional smile can greatly impact your quality of life. It is important to establish healthy oral habits and eliminate unhealthy ones to ensure a healthy dental future. There are a number of things you can do to protect your teeth […]
Cosmetic dentistry is focused on improving the appearance of your smile. If you are dreaming of pearly whites that are perfectly aligned and cosmetically pleasing, a number of cosmetic dentistry procedures may be able to help you achieve a great smile.
Tooth extraction is a common dental procedure that involves removing a tooth from its socket. While the idea of having a tooth extraction procedure can be unsettling for some, understanding the process and its benefits can help relieve anxiety surrounding the treatment. Below, we explore the most important things you should know about tooth extraction, […]
March is National Nutrition Month, which makes it an appropriate time to contemplate your dietary choices. In addition to fueling your body, the types of food you consume have a significant effect on your oral health. As a respected Portland-area dentist, Dr. Julie Spaniel shares some of the best and worst foods you can eat […]
While Dr. Julie Spaniel and the team at Summerwood Aesthetic Dentistry makes every effort to ensure our patients feel comfortable during their appointments, we understand that some people have deep-seated anxiety when it comes to visiting the dentist. At the same time, oral health is too important for people to let their fear prevent them […]