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How Can Sedation Help With My Dental Anxiety?

If you have dental anxiety, it may seem difficult or impossible for you to get the dental care you need in Southington, Wolcott, or Plantsville. But at Southington Dentistry, Dr. Neil Salesky is here to help. Read on to learn more about how sedation dentistry helps with dental anxiety,  and how our team can help… Read more »

Safety & Sanitation at Southington Dentistry

As always, the safety of our patients and staff at Southington Dentistry is at the forefront of our practice. We are beyond excited to re-open our doors to all of our patients in Plantsville and to make that possible, we have made a few changes to our office and procedures. We have always been diligent… Read more »

Dental Health & Hygiene Tips To Follow When You Can’t See The Dentist

Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, many dental offices around the US have closed, and are now only seeing emergency patients and those with critical care needs. At Southington Dentistry, we’re doing our part, so we are no longer offering regular preventive care treatments until further notice. Wondering how you should keep your mouth healthy… Read more »

When Are Dental Crowns Necessary? Understanding The Basics

If you have a damaged tooth or a cavity, you may be wondering if a dental crown is necessary to treat your condition. In this blog from Southington Dentistry, we’ll take a look at a few situations in which a crown may be the best option for your needs. Let’s get started. To Restore A… Read more »

What To Do When A Dental Crown Falls Out: Your Step-By-Step Guide

Dental crowns are built to last, but that doesn’t mean they can’t fall out or be pulled off of your tooth prematurely. Crowns often come out when you eat soft or sticky foods like caramel or taffy. This may be the result of adhesive failing, but a crown can also fall out if your enamel… Read more »

Pain After A Dental Implant: What’s Normal?

If you recently had dental implant placement surgery in Southington, you may have questions about post-implant pain. What’s normal? What is a cause for concern? Southington Dentistry wants you to be informed about your aftercare and healing process, whether or not you received your treatment from our office. Here are a few things to keep… Read more »

How To Overcome Dental Phobia & Get The Care You Need

Studies show that dental anxiety keeps many Americans from getting the dental care they need to maintain a healthy smile. If you are due for a dental visit but you have anxiety or dental phobia, we can help! Our team is caring and kind, and we are here to give you all the information you… Read more »

Will Veneers Damage My Teeth? Separating Fact from Fiction

If you’re interested in veneers, you may be a bit unsure if they’re right for you. If you’ve done any online research or talked to people you know about veneers, you may have heard that getting veneers involves “damaging” your teeth.  The team at Southington Dentistry is always happy to answer any questions you may… Read more »

Celebrate National Coffee Day: Remove Coffee Stains With Teeth Whitening!

Who doesn’t love coffee? National Coffee Day is on September 29th and it’s the perfect time to celebrate with a cup of joe! Studies show that half of American adults have at least one cup of coffee per day, making it the most popular beverage in the country (besides water, of course)!  However, a coffee… Read more »

How To Choose A Family Dentist In Plantsville

Nothing is more important than your child’s health. If you’re looking for a family dentist in Plantsville, Wolcott, or Southington, here are a few things to consider to help you choose a friendly, experienced professional. We know that choosing a dentist isn’t easy, so hopefully, these tips and tricks make it an enjoyable process: Start… Read more »