The Function of Dentistry During a Pregnancy

The function of dentistry during a pregnancy may change slightly, but it is important, for your health and the baby’s, to continue safe and effective oral health care. For a better understanding of the basics of your dental health while pregnant, listed below are some important facts to think about: – As always, while you… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Dentures

Dentures are great options when you want to replace your missing teeth and enhance your smile. Are you interested in them? If so, don’t hesitate to call at and schedule an appointment! Dr. and our dental team will be happy to meet with you, examine your smile, and determine if this is the right treatment… Read more »

Healthy Diets, Healthy Smiles

Healthy diets create healthy smiles. Knowing what foods to eat will not only promote a healthier overall lifestyle, but it will improve the health of your teeth and gums as well. Various foods and drink choices could lower your risk for tooth decay and gum disease, and even potentially strengthen your tooth enamel. Listed below… Read more »

Improve Your Smile with the Assistance of Teeth Whitening Treatments

Improve your smile with the assistance of teeth whitening treatments. With teeth whiteners, you can alter the color of your smile with gel systems designed to remove deep stains and discolorations. Listed below are the three most common versions of teeth whitening methods you can choose from: – If you choose to have your teeth… Read more »

Your Dental Cleaning Tools and Diet Can Affect Your Risk for Cavities

Preventing cavities requires optimum dental tools and a clean, healthy diet. If your dental tools are not operating correctly, or cannot function as required, bacteria and plaque can be missed or simply spread around in your mouth and leave your teeth susceptible to enamel erosion. Likewise, the diet you have can influence which ingredients find… Read more »

Supersize Your Smile with Dental Implant Treatments

Supersize your smile with dental implant treatments. With dental implants, you can have natural-looking implants installed directly into your jawbone for a durable bond. A complete smile awaits with dental implants and their many wonderful benefits: – Dental implants can be molded and shaped to fit comfortably in the spaces left behind by missing teeth…. Read more »

Your Teeth and Age: How to Protect Them

Are you prepared to lose your pearly whites as you age? Have you been told that your teeth will simply weaken as you grow older? Fortunately, there are several things you can actually do to keep your pearly whites strong. In reality, common habits can have a negative impact on your teeth. Some common culprits… Read more »

Benefits of Dental Veneers For Your Smile

If you feel self-conscious when you smile due to cosmetic issues with your teeth, you are not alone. There are thousands of other people who feel the same way. Cowles Dental Care is glad to help you perfect your smile by offering dental veneers in Portland, Oregon. There are many benefits that veneers can offer… Read more »

Dental Bridges Are a Great Restorative Dentistry Treatment

If you have lost teeth, whether one or several, you know how inconvenient and uncomfortable it can make some parts of life. It can disrupt eating, so you can’t enjoy your food as well. It can make speaking more difficult and even change some of how your look. Most people don’t think about this, but… Read more »

A Small Cavity Can Often Be Repaired by Composite Resin or Amalgam Fillings

Cavities can form when poor oral hygiene habits allow the bacteria in your mouth to attack the tooth enamel. In time, the tooth decay can spread to compromise more and more of the tooth. If the cavity is detected early, Dr. might be able to repair it at with a basic composite or amalgam filling…. Read more »