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 »

How Porcelain Dental Crowns Can Restore Your Smile

Did you know porcelain dental crowns can restore your smile? Well, it’s true! In many cases, if a tooth becomes too compromised from tooth decay or injury, a dental crown is required to restore a tooth. However, here at Quail Ridge Dental in Kennewick, WA, we understand not everyone understands... Read more »

Are MTM Clear Aligners the Right Alignment Option for Your Smile?

Have you been wanting to straighten your smile but only need to straighten your front teeth? Has the thought of wearing traditional braces kept you from moving forward with your smile alignment goals? If so, our Quail Ridge Dental team has an exceptional solution for you. Dr. Turrell Beck and... Read more »

The Cosmetic Dentistry Quiz

Did you know that some services that fall under the cosmetic dentistry banner can also improve the function of your smile? Although many services are designed to improve the look of your teeth, some can help protect your teeth and prevent future damage from occurring. For more information, take the... Read more »