December 11, 2017
A brighter smile is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry services year-round. At the holidays when family photos and social gatherings occur frequently, the demand for teeth whitening is even greater. If you’re interested in making your smile bright this holiday season, start with a trip to your local cosmetic dentist. With a professional consultation from a trusted cosmetic dentist, you’re guaranteed to receive predictably brighter smiles from your dentist administered teeth whitening plans.
July 15, 2017
You brush your teeth twice a day and floss each night to protect your teeth and gums from damage. That is great! You are well on your way to promoting a lifelong healthy smile. However, are you visiting your dentist in Hutchinson every six months? If you are not, you are missing a vital component to your dental health. Although it is often believed that you only need to schedule an appointment after a problem develops, regular care from your dentist is equally as important as your toothbrush and dental floss. Dr. Grant Ringler offers cleanings and checkups to help you reach your oral health goals.
June 20, 2017
Your home oral hygiene habits are your first line of defense against problems that can impact the health of your teeth and gums. However, your ability to prevent dental complications with brushing and flossing may not be as effective as you believe. Often, simple mistakes with your daily methods can produce damaging results for your smile, causing you to need extensive care from your dentist in Hutchinson. To ensure your efforts payoff, Dr. Grant Ringer has the tips you need to brush and floss correctly.
April 4, 2017
If you are suffering from tooth loss, you need an effective solution to replace your missing teeth. Due to several advancements in dentistry, you now have many different options to regain a complete smile. With so many options available, it can be difficult to determine which form of dental prosthesis will best meet your needs. To help you make the best choice for your needs and lifestyle, we have the information you need to choose the right dentures in Hutchinson.
August 31, 2016
What’s your highest priority? It varies from person to person, but certainly, good health is on everyone’s Top Five. Your oral health impacts your overall health, and so, your dentist in Hutchinson, Dr. Grant D. Ringler, recommends everyone get 6-month oral exams and cleanings. Along with his partnering Hutchinson dentists, Dr. Melissa Barnhart and Dr. Justin Barnhart, Dr. Ringler puts preventive dentistry first–keeping smiles healthy, strong and shining for years. (more…)
July 20, 2016
What’s the one thing that’s worse than finding out you have bad breath? Not finding out! Without knowing, you may assume your breath is fine and not do anything about that offensive odor. And there are definitely steps you can take to eliminate bad breath, also called halitosis. Hutchinson dentist Dr. Grant Ringler has helped many patients win the battle against bad breath and he can help you, too. Read on to find out what might be causing your bad breath and what you can do.
July 7, 2016
Your child’s baby teeth are important teeth. That’s why Grant D. Ringler DDS, your Hutchinson, KS dentist, likes to see little ones by age 1 or within 6 months of when that first little tooth appears. Learn what happens at the first dental visit and what services Dr. Grant Ringler, Dr. Melissa Barnhart and Dr. Justin Barnhart offer families. (more…)
May 3, 2016
A naturally-occurring mineral called fluoride has helped keep tooth enamel bright and strong for decades. Applied topically through toothpastes and mouth rinses, or systemically through water in municipal supplies, fluoride hardens the rock-hard matrix outermost in tooth structure. Hutchinson dentist, Dr. Grant D. Ringler, teaches patients young and old the importance of fluoride in their day to day lives and in dental treatments. (more…)
April 5, 2016
If you’ve ever had a toothache, then you know the pain can be excruciating. What can cause a toothache? According to Hutchinson dentist Dr. Grant Ringler there are several possibilities. For example, if you have a sinus infection, then the discomfort in your sinuses can make the teeth along your upper arch hurt. Some people experience pain in their teeth and gums because of periodontal disease, especially during the advanced stages of the disease. The most common cause, however, is linked to the nerve of the tooth. When you have a toothache, Hutchinson, the most important thing you can do is call your dentist. Dr. Ringler and his staff will take a digital x-ray, examine your tooth and correctly diagnose your toothache in order to provide the appropriate treatment to relieve your pain.