Quick Guide: Gum Recession

Published: June 27, 2016

Gum recession is the term used to describe when a patient’s gum tissue is pulling away from the teeth due to an inflammation. The gums help frame teeth in a smile, but when they pull back, the teeth look longer. This is not only a cosmetic problem because several health problems can also result from […]

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Could Sleep Apnea Be Keeping You Up at Night?

Published: May 25, 2016

This May is Better Sleep Month, and Dr. Chris Stevens is educating patients of the potential dangers of sleep apnea and its common symptoms. Those with sleep apnea in Sun Prairie, WI, often experience serious problems with snoring and difficulty breathing while they sleep. To ensure that all of his patients get the most restful […]

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Are Dental Implants the Right Choice for You?

Published: April 27, 2016

Tooth replacement is a very personal issue. Many patients are reluctant to pursue treatment because they feel self-conscious about missing teeth or because they do not like the idea of using dentures. Dr. Chris Stevens and the rest of the care team at Family and Cosmetic Dentistry are here to help patients access the very […]

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Lowering Your Risk of Oral Cancer

Published: April 25, 2016

Oral cancer is a disease that claims thousands of lives every year. As with many diseases, the best step to treating oral cancer is through prevention or early intervention. While nearly anyone can be diagnosed with the disease, there are some factors that can increase your chances significantly. Thankfully, most of these risk factors can […]

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Relief From TMJ Pain Is In Sight

Published: March 29, 2016

The temporomandibular joint (also called TMJ) connects the bones of the skull to the lower jaw. It is the hinge that allows the mouth to open and close; the muscles surrounding this joint allow biting and chewing. This important joint can be damaged by stress or injury, though sometimes TMJ disorder (or TMD) can develop […]

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The Perks of Using Invisalign®

Published: March 22, 2016

Many individuals require some form of orthodontic treatment at one point or another in their lives. One treatment that is steadily growing in popularly is Invisalign®. This treatment is unique because it utilizes clear, removable aligners to straighten your teeth over the course of the treatment. If you would like to receive this treatment, then […]

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Save Money in the New Year by Seeing Your Dentist

Published: January 31, 2016

If you plan on making some economic changes in the new year to improve your finances, Dr. Chris Stevens suggests that you see your dentist in Sun Prairie, WI, regularly. Keeping your teeth and gums healthy and happy can help you to save money and keep you from being miserable. Here are some ways you […]

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Three Ways to Protect Your Teeth This Winter

Published: December 23, 2015

Winter is the time for family get-togethers, holidays and cold weather. Unfortunately, it’s also typically known as cold and flu season, and most Americans will find themselves with one or the other during the winter months. While it may be all that you can do to get out of bed each morning, taking care of […]

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Key Benefits of Invisalign® Clear Braces for Adults

Published: November 30, 2015

Not everyone was fortunate to receive braces as a teenager. If you’re an adult who suffers from headaches, tooth loss, or crooked teeth, you may benefit from clear braces. Invisalign® in Sun Prairie, WI isn’t just a cosmetic procedure to give you more self-confidence but a way to protect your teeth for the rest of […]

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How New Technology Can Treat Your Gum Disease

Published: October 29, 2015

Gum disease affects millions of people every year, and oftentimes, the symptoms go unnoticed. Many patients prolong their dental visits, in the fear of the invasive procedures that may necessary. Fortunately, Dr. Chris Stevens is a leading expert in laser dentistry in Sun Prairie, WI. Our advanced technology proves to be an effective treatment method, […]

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