General Dentistry

What’s causing your toothache?

2018-11-16T04:34:11+00:00November 15th, 2018|General Dentistry, Uncategorized|

Tooth pain can sometimes pop up out of nowhere. Maybe you were halfway through lunch when you bit down and felt shooting pain, or maybe a dull ache has been lingering for a couple days or weeks. When a tooth starts hurting, it’s normal to wonder what’s behind the pain. Don’t postpone a dental visit

What NOT to Do After an Extraction

2018-11-04T20:57:41+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry|

In regards to dental extraction recovery, sometimes it’s easier to talk about what NOT to do than what you should do. By avoiding a few things during your recovery period, you can promote speedy, comfortable healing. Recovery times vary from person to person. Generally, you can expect a few days but sometimes a patient requires

Busting Myths About Root Canal Treatment

2018-10-24T19:03:21+00:00October 24th, 2018|General Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Root Canal|

It’s true: root canals can have quite a reputation. But any dentist in Clinton, NJ, and beyond will tell you this commonly performed procedure is just another step in maintaining a healthy mouth. Separating fact from fiction can be difficult, especially if you are anticipating your first root canal treatment. Debunking common myths surrounding this

Who Might Need a Tooth Crown?

2018-10-10T22:03:33+00:00October 10th, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry|

Dental crowns are one of the most versatile treatments in modern dentistry. They can treat a wide range of problems, both cosmetic and health-based. If your dentist has mentioned a dental crown as a possible treatment for a damaged tooth, this post may help you understand what crowns are, how they work, and what you

What Everyone Should Know About Fillings

2018-08-30T04:52:06+00:00August 30th, 2018|General Dentistry|

Do you have fillings in your teeth? If not, you’re in the minority. Approximately 99 percent of all Americans will need at least one filling in their lifetime. In fact, it’s not just adults who have to think about fillings: tooth decay is the most common chronic health problem among American children. Fillings are the

Introducing Our New and Improved Website!

2018-08-09T17:45:38+00:00August 9th, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Latest News, Marketing|

If you follow us on social media or read the blog posts, you will be happy to hear that we launched a new and improved website this week. Drs. Carson and Vicki invite you to take a look and see what the site offers for new and existing patients. Information About Us Did you know

Alleviate Snoring and Sleep Apnea with a Dental Night Guard – Clinton, NJ

2018-08-29T17:36:50+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Sleep Apnea|

Does your snoring keep your partner awake at night? While this can be an inconvenience, your snoring may be an indicator of a much bigger problem. While snoring is a normal condition for about forty-five percent of adults, twenty-five percent have a chronic and severe condition obstructing their breathing, called sleep apnea. It may surprise

Achieve a More Youthful Look with Dermal Fillers and Teeth Whitening in Clinton, NJ

2018-07-17T16:49:18+00:00March 20th, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Teeth Whitening|

Have you been thinking about facial cosmetic surgery? Before you spend the big bucks on a plastic surgeon, consider what nonsurgical aesthetic treatments can do for you. At Walnut Pond Dental, our doctors can combine dermal fillers with teeth whitening in Clinton, NJ for a vibrant, smoother, more youthful appearance. With a dazzling smile and