Strengthen Your Oral Health by Flossing!

Flossing is one of the most vital tasks in your oral hygiene routine. In fact, it’s very important for strong teeth and successful dental health. Here at Quail Ridge Dental, we strongly encourage you to floss at least once a day. If you forget to do so, your smile could... Read more »

Get Your Best Smile for School Picture Day!

The first day of school is one of the biggest days of the year, but one of the next days to look forward to is picture day! This is especially because the picture taken will be available for everyone to see. Many people strive to look their absolute best on... Read more »

Improve Your Smile with Dental Implants

Have you recently suffered from an infection or accident in the mouth leading to you losing a tooth or multiple teeth? Or you had an infection that led to a tooth extraction? If so, dental implants may be the solution for your smile! Here at Quail Ridge Dental, we want... Read more »

Misaligned Teeth? Braces are the Solution

Correcting the alignment of your teeth seems like a frightening task, especially when it comes to the placement of hardware being put in your mouth. The simple application of braces is the solution! Not only is it beneficial in your look but in your ability to speak correctly and chew... Read more »

Do You Have an Abscess?

Have you noticed a painful or irritating sore around your teeth or gums? This sore can be distracting, especially when you’re trying to enjoy a meal. It may be the result of an infection known as an abscess. This pus-filled spot in the mouth is acting as a form of... Read more »

Take Caution with Your Teeth During the Summer

We are in the middle of summer, and your family is running around enjoying all the festivities, food, and swimming. When you are at the pool, you need to take precaution when having fun to prevent any type of injury. This is especially vital when it comes to preserving your... Read more »

Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

The thought of removing your wisdom teeth might seem like a scary thought, but it’s something almost every single person does to prevent further dental problems. Quail Ridge Dental in Kennewick, Washington, wants to help prevent any of these issues. It’s normal to experience some discomfort when your third molars... Read more »

Peggy’s Marshall Islands Dental Adventure!

Our hygienist Peggy recently returned from a service trip to the Marshall Islands, where she volunteered in a clinic to help clean and restore teeth. She had so many wonderful stories and pictures, so we thought we would share Peggy’s description of her trip! “I arrived at the hospital in... Read more »

Protective Mouth Guards

With the increasing popularity of competitive sports among youth, the incidence of sports related injuries to the mouth and face has also seen an increase. The National Youth Sports Foundation for Safety reports that the most common injuries sustained to this region of the body involve the teeth. However, the... Read more »

Summer Foods and Avoiding Cavities

When summer comes around, there are all kinds of foods, sweets, and drinks available at family reunions, the carnival, or any social event. Here at Quail Ridge Dental, we want to help you protect against cavities while you still enjoy your summer activities. Protecting against plaque buildup and cavities is... Read more »