Quality Oral Hygiene Products Have an Impact on Your Daily Routine

An effective oral hygiene routine is a critical component for maintaining a healthy mouth. It calls for brushing your teeth each morning and evening with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste that has earned the American Dental Association’s Seal of Acceptance. You also need to remember to floss between each... Read more »

Sleep Apnea is a Hazard to Your Health

Did you know, sleep apnea can be hazardous to your overall health? Well, it’s true! Sleep apnea is a serious condition that most people often dismiss because they think it is only snoring. However, snoring is a warning sign something is wrong and to seek help. To teach you about... Read more »

How are Root Canals Beneficial?

Have you wondered why root canals are performed? A root canal can help your teeth if they become infected and are causing you discomfort. The procedure can remove the infection so you can feel relief and protect the rest of the tooth. The main reason for a root canal is... Read more »

Six Benefits of Dentures

Dentures can repair the condition of severe tooth damage or lost teeth. We are pleased to offer customized dentures as full or partial appliances to fill the gaps in your smile. Our team would be happy to provide you with dentures, and we offer six benefits of dentures below: –... Read more »

Bad Breath Causes

Have you been experiencing dragon breath? Bad breath, which is also known as halitosis, can be a real damper on your social life and self-esteem. If you are at a loss as to how what is causing your bad breath, never fear! Our dentist and team are excited to go... Read more »

Care for Your Smile by Learning About Dental Sealants

  You should never assume your teeth are safe simply because you're cleaning them well and eating the right foods. Even if you are doing everything right, it is possible that dental erosion is sneaking through due to harmful acids that may be occurring. Some individuals are just more susceptible... Read more »

Teach Your Smile New Tricks: Dentures

If you have any lost or missing teeth, it is essential that you have them replaced with an effective tooth prosthetic to ensure you have a complete smile once more. A highly effective procedure to consider is dentures. Whether you need a single tooth or need entire rows of teeth... Read more »

Fluoride Exposure Can Be an Important Part of Cavity Prevention

Acidic beverages and plaque acids from poor oral hygiene can have a gradual demineralization effect on your tooth enamel. As the mineral density of your teeth starts to degrade it can raise your chances of suffering from cavities as well as tooth sensitivity problems. Long-standing research has shown that exposing... Read more »

Maintain an Aging Smile With Effective Oral Care

As you age, your body undergoes many physical changes, and some of these occur in your mouth. Aging increases the risk of dental problems, and without effective oral care, your smile may be at serious risk. We are committed to helping you maintain a healthy smile by practicing proper dental... Read more »

Women at Risk

Portage, MI, Dentists, Community
Every year Scott Ellard Dentistry partners with an organization to give back to our community during the holidays. This year we have chosen Women at Risk International (WAR). Their mission is huge and we wanted to bring awareness to their organization. While Women at Risk International addresses a variety of... Read more »