Superior Smiles Include Mouth Guards

  Some individuals are more likely to suffer from dental damage than others. Furthermore, numerous habits you may partake in can drastically increase your risk of suffering damage to your teeth and gums. Once you assess your lifestyle choices, it's a good idea to determine if a mouth guard will be needed. If you're playing any sports, specifically contact sports,... 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 teeth, it attacks the enamel and opens the door for... 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 enjoy. Let’s begin!   Tip #1 Don’t use hard-bristles when... 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 sure to keep your mouth safe includes implementing the necessary... 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 laser dentistry. The key to understanding laser dentistry includes the... 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 »

Improve Your Smile with Dental Implants

Losing a tooth may sound intimidating, but you can replace it with an artificial tooth through a dental implant procedure. Our professionals here at Drs. Timothy Ross & Susan Chmiel's office work to ensure your comfort and want to show you the benefits of having a dental implant that works and looks as well as the original. A dental implant... read more »

Learn About The American Dental Association Here!

Dr. Ross and Dr. Chmiel are proud members of the American Dental Association, which is why our team in Franklin, Wisconsin, is happy to talk to you about the ADA and tell you why they are so effective in oral health care advancements. Did you know, the ADA was established in 1859 and is the nation’s largest dental association? Well,... read more »

This Summer, Protect Yourself with Root Canal Therapy

This summer, protect yourself with root canal therapy. In some cases, teeth cannot be saved, and order to prevent further harm from occurring to your mouth, root canals must be used to remove the pulp from teeth, which may have become infected. Common causes that typically necessitate root canal treatments include: - If you have a multitude of dental procedures... read more »

What Is the Benefit of Fluoride?

Fluoride is a mainstay in our society for its potential benefits to our teeth. Fluoride has even been added to the public water supply. However, many individuals are unaware what exactly it is that fluoride does. Your tooth enamel is a hard layer on your teeth designed to protect them, but it can be damaged through harmful acids eventually leading... read more »