Avoiding Acid Erosion

Did you know that one of the biggest enemies to your teeth is acid? “Acid” is a word that stirs up many images, but the truth is that acid is found in many things that you eat and drink every day.  When acid starts to go to work on our... Read more »

Tips on Preparing for an Upcoming Dental Appointment

Did you know preparing for your dental appointment can help you have a top-notch experience in the dental chair? Well, it’s true. So, the more prepared you can be, the better. To help you, our dentists, Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel, have some tips and recommendations for you so... Read more »

How a Mouth Guard Protects

Do you or your child participate in sports? Dr. Ross and Chmiel may recommend a sports mouth guard in Franklin, Wisconsin, especially if you or your child participates in contact sports. A mouth guard is piece of plastic that is molded to fit around your upper teeth. When worn over... Read more »

Clean Your Smile Using These 10 Brushing Tips

At Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel, we know how important balancing daily oral care with regular six-month dental checkups in Franklin, Wisconsin is to a lifetime of healthy smiles. And since nothing is as elemental as cleaning your teeth, today we are sharing some brushing basics for you to... Read more »

Protecting Your Teeth With Dental Sealants

Your back teeth are tasked with chewing your food in order to get it ready for digestion. In order to do their job well, those teeth, which are called premolars and molars come equipped with bumps and fissures that help the teeth grind up the food before it is swallowed.... Read more »

Choose a Dental Filling for Your Tooth

Does one of your teeth have a cavity (decay)? A dental filling in Franklin, Wisconsin, may be just what you need. Dr. Ross and Dr. Chmiel will remove the tooth decay and fill the area with the dental filling material. This can restore the strength and function of the tooth.... Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Aging and Dental Health?

Your health and strength of your teeth can weaken over time due to the natural processes of life. However, there are ways to enhance your smile by caring for your teeth and gums, preventing oral accidents, wearing safety equipment, and combating the dangers of tooth decay and gum disease. Making... Read more »

The Excitement of a Better Smile Awaits with Laser Dentistry

Have you heard that lasers can be used in an assortment of oral health care procedures to improve your smile? Not only have lasers been proven proficient in many procedures, but they can reach levels of precision that were once deemed impossible. The excitement of a better smile awaits with... Read more »

Take Excellent Care of Your Gum Disease

If you have signs of gum disease, then it is important to get the help you need right away. Our professional dentists and team in Franklin, Wisconsin, are happy to help you with your gum disease, so you can reverse this condition before you suffer painful consequences. Gum disease can... Read more »

Your Regular Dental Checkup Might Also Include a Fluoride Treatment

The American Dental Association recommends having a regular dental checkup performed every six months. This cleans your teeth of bacterial matter and monitor the health of your oral tissues. Each checkup performed at Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel is designed to address every aspect of maintaining good oral health.... Read more »