1. What Is the Difference Between Prophy and Perio Maintenance?

    Routine dental care is the best way to check in on the overall health of your teeth and keep your smile bright and healthy!   But if your dentist finds periodontal disease or other problems with your teeth, you’ll want to schedule additional dental cleanings throughout the year.  Learn more about the types of dental cleanings offered at First Hill Dental Center in Sea…Read More

  2. How to Know It’s Time to Remove Your Wisdom Teeth

    Wisdom teeth used to function as a third set of molars, helping up chew plants and tougher foods. But over time, humans have evolved, and wisdom teeth are no longer necessary. While some people might be born without wisdom teeth altogether, others can have their wisdom teeth come in and start to push against their existing teeth or cause other problems.  Learn some signs …Read More

  3. 5 Common Causes of Cavities

    When you schedule your routine family dental care, we know that the last thing you want is a cavity or other dental problem. But cavities can be caused by different things, and sometimes you can’t avoid them.  Whether you need a routine cleaning or have a cavity you want filled, make sure you choose First Hill Dental Center in Seattle for all your family dental care nee…Read More

  4. Your New Year Dental Health Checklist

    With the start of the new year, make a new commitment to your dental health. First Hill Dental Center in Seattle is here with a dental health checklist to make sure you’re doing the most when it comes to taking care of your teeth. Read through our dental health checklist, and schedule your routine cleanings and family dental care at First Hill now! Dental Health Checklis…Read More

  5. New Year, New Teeth

    The beginning of a new year is a great time to set new goals and shift your mindset. But those New Year’s resolutions don’t have to consist of huge, life-altering changes. You can recommit to things like prioritizing your health.  At First Hill Dental Center, we care about teeth. We also know that dental problems can impact your overall self-confidence — and leave y…Read More

  6. The Effects of Candy on Your Teeth

    Fall paves the way for one of the biggest candy holidays of the year: Halloween.  But, when it comes to your sweet tooth, it’s important to understand the effects candy has on your teeth. First Hill Dental Center in Seattle is here to help you better understand what different types of candy does to your teeth. Then, after you and your family have indulged this Halloween…Read More

  7. Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out This Summer

    Summer is here, which means that you and your family can spend more time outside enjoying the warmer weather. But because school is out of session, and college and high school students are home for the summer, summer is also a great opportunity to have those wisdom teeth removed. Today, we’ll explain why it’s beneficial to plan your wisdom teeth extraction during the s…Read More

  8. Common Emergency Dental Problems

    Emergency dental problems might sound scary, but some dental problems are common and can easily be repaired with a visit to your Seattle dentist. Today, we’re going over some of the common emergency dental problems you might encounter. If you experience any dental pain or other tooth problems, don’t ignore it! Schedule an appointment with your dentist at First Hill Den…Read More

  9. Keeping Your Teeth Clean at Home

    While we’re all spending more time at home, keeping up with your daily brushing and flossing routines might feel less important. But our family dental care team is here to remind you about the importance of maintaining those routines to keep your teeth strong — and prevent future tooth problems. Read through our five ways you can keep your teeth clean while you’re st…Read More

  10. Invisalign & Braces, the Difference

    It’s not uncommon for middle school or high school students to sport a pair of braces. But with the many advances in dental technology, there are different ways you can straighten your teeth, including Invisalign. At First Hill Dental Center in Seattle, we can help you get fitted for Invisalign aligners. To schedule a consultation, contact our team today! Invisalign vs. …Read More