How to Maintain a Top-Notch Smile This Winter

Are you interested in maintaining a strong and healthy smile this winter? If so, our dentists, Drs. Ross and Chmiel, are happy to help you! Fortunately, they have the tips you need to achieve the goals you desire. You deserve a top-notch oral health! The tips they would like to... Read more »

Choosing the Best Methods For Your Dental Health

Do you feel that your floss or your toothbrush is not working as well as it should and that your smile is not quite getting clean enough? If so, our team at Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel would love to help you choose the right dental tools to help... Read more »

Why Do We Extract Wisdom Teeth?

Sadly, wisdom teeth have caused pain for many of our patients. Do you have wisdom teeth or third molars? Have you observed any pain in your oral cavity where a third molar would be? If so, you should get in touch with us to pencil in an examination for you.... Read more »

Replacing a Distressed Dental Filling

A dental filling is often used to repair a single surface cavity, minor chip, or other defects that affect a tooth’s enamel layer. They are commonly created from durable dental substances like gold, porcelain, metallic amalgam, and composite resin. Once it has been bonded to the surrounding tooth enamel the... Read more »

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 »