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 enjoy. Let’s begin!   Tip #1 Don’t use hard-bristles when... 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 cause many oral health problems like tooth loss, bleeding or... read more »

What You Should Know about Your Toothbrush

Proper dental hygiene is essential for your oral health. Your toothbrush takes a large role in your oral hygiene routine. Read on for some fun toothbrush facts: Toothbrushes are 5,000 years old. A “chew stick” was used in ancient civilizations to remove food from teeth. Chew sticks were thin twigs with a frayed end. Toothbrushes have evolved since then. The... read more »

A Temporary Crown Is Made of Hard Plastic

A dental crown restoration needs two distinct stages. It starts by removing the tooth enamel layer and any lingering decay or damaged structures. This leaves behind a post-like structure known as an abutment that will eventually anchor a new crown. Then, your dentist, Dr. Susan Chmiel, will secure a hard, plastic, temporary crown over the abutment. This will protect the... read more »

Dental Veneers Can Dazzle Your Smile

Dental veneers can dazzle your smile. They can take a great oral profile and turn it into a modern-day masterpiece of brilliance and aesthetic beauty. If you are looking for cosmetic dentistry to fix any flaws in your teeth, our office is here to assist you. With the help of cutting-edge technology and our world class craftsmanship from our dentists,... read more »

The Tips You Need to Reach a Stunning Christmas Smile

Do you wish you had a bright and brilliant smile this Christmas? If so, Dr. Timothy Ross and Dr. Susan Chmiel have some tips that can help you achieve that smile goal! There are many things you can do to make your teeth and appearance more attractive. Some of those things are: -Keep up on oral hygiene: Oral hygiene is... read more »

If You Have a Healthy Lifestyle, You Can Have a Healthy Smile

Do you want a strong, healthy, and beautiful smile? If so, it’s best to have a healthy lifestyle. Now, our Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel team understands that that might be a difficult task if you’re not sure what a healthy lifestyle entails. So, we’re happy to help you! We encourage you to have a healthy lifestyle and a... read more »