The Facts About Cleaning Your Tongue

As you may already know, there are a quite a few things you’ll need to do if you’re interested in having a healthy smile. For instance, you may have also heard that you should visit your dentist at least once every six months and that you should floss and brush your teeth daily. Still, if you would like to learn... read more »

A Tooth with Chipped Enamel Might Require a Crown Restoration

A chipped tooth can occur from traumatic as well as banal sources. Something as simple as biting your nails, grinding your teeth, or using your teeth as tools can potentially chip a tooth. Even if it doesn’t cause heightened sensitivity, the damage in the enamel layer can still pose future complications. The hard-to-clean area could gradually start to trap residual... read more »

Cavities from Poor Oral Hygiene Might Need a Filling

Poor oral hygiene as well as procrastinating your regular dental checkup at Stanley Hometown Dentistry LLC gives the bacteria living in your mouth the opportunity to exploit your otherwise healthy tooth enamel. In time, this can allow a cavity to form on one of your teeth. If the cavity is small, Dr. James Gunelson might be able to repair the... read more »

Have You Considered BOTOX® for Your Smile?

At Stanley Hometown Dentistry LLC, our dentist, Dr. James Gunelson is happy to offer BOTOX® cosmetic treatment for our patients in Stanley, Wisconsin, and the surrounding areas who are looking for a more youthful appearance for a new and exciting year ahead. If you are needing a boost to your self-confidence, BOTOX can help you as you regain a more youthful appearance. With... read more »

A Dental Implant Can Often Be Used to Restore a Missing Tooth in Your Smile

If you have a missing tooth that is evident in your smile, it can leave you feeling uncomfortable with your appearance. Without timely restoration, the structural void can cause alignment issues in the neighboring teeth. One of the most effective ways to prevent this from happening is to have your dentist, Dr. James Gunelson, install a dental implant. The dental... read more »

How to Save Your Smile With Dental Implants

Have you suffered any lost teeth but are unsure if you want to fill in the gap? Are you unsure which services Stanley Hometown Dentistry LLC can provide? Apart from dentures, a stable restorative service for replacing a single lost tooth or more is dental implants. Dental implants are a permanent fix for your permanent tooth loss. Oral accidents do... read more »

The Pros and Cons of Chewing Gum

Have you ever heard that chewing your gum is bad for your teeth? There may be some truth in this. However, chewing gum can also lead to a number of dental benefits. You see, chewing gum can be detrimental or beneficial—depending on the type of gum you chew. Many people assume that chewing gum is bad for your smile because... read more »

Powerful Dental Whitening is Available at Our Office

With the bevy of over-the-counter whitening options available, having a whitening procedure performed at the dentist’s office may seem a bit redundant. However, the fact remains that it’s actually much easier, quicker, and more efficient to get whitening done at the dentist’s office. Convenient options such as whitening toothpaste or whitening strips can brighten lightly stained teeth, and over-the-counter whitening... read more »

Thanksgiving Tips for a Healthy Smile

If you are like most of us in the U.S., you are already cooking up plans for the Thanksgiving holidays this month. Whether you are planning a bountiful feast or traveling to connect with loved ones, we encourage you to have a healthy celebration. At Stanley Hometown Dentistry LLC in Stanley, Wisconsin, James Gunelson and our team are excited to... read more »

Flossing Prevents Gum Disease

Gum disease is one of the most worrisome problems you can face when it comes to your oral health. It can cause tooth loss, throat cancer, and has even been linked to heart disease. Yet it's also one of the most easily preventable diseases currently afflicting American adults. With that in mind, we're going to look at one remarkably simple... read more »