5 Ways to Wreck Your Teeth in the Office

Your smile is more fragile than you think it is, which is why our Rimrock Dental of Redmond team recommends caring for your chompers on a regular basis. But did you know that there are habits found at the office that can slowly but surely destroy your smile? Well, it’s true, and some of those habits are: Using your teeth... read more »

What Kind Of Dentures Do I Need?

If you have several missing teeth, then you may be looking into restoring them with a denture. This natural-looking restoration renews your bite, appearance, and ability to chew and speak well, but there are several different types of dentures which each have different benefits. We will help you pick a denture designed to fulfill your unique needs. Full Dentures This... read more »

Picking Your Mouthwash

Today, mouthwashes do not only freshen your breath; they can help you achieve better oral health as well. Mouthwashes are not meant to replace brushing and flossing your teeth. If you have a hard time brushing and flossing properly, using mouthwash can help prevent you from developing cavities and gum disease. When combined with your home care, mouthwash can be... read more »

All You Need to Know About Dry Mouth

Do you ever suffer from a dry, cottony feeling in your mouth that won’t seem to go away, no matter how much water you drink? If so, you have dry mouth, and we are here to help you understand the condition as well as help you treat it. What is dry mouth? Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, is a... read more »

Dental Implants for Anchoring Your Bridge

The last two decades has seen great progress in dental technology and dental implant procedures. This has allowed many people regain a full function of their mouth. Initially, dental implants were used to replace a lost tooth, now they can also be used in other applications. If you have lost multiple teeth in an area, dental implants can be used... read more »

Calcium, Vitamin D, and Your Teeth

You’ve probably heard that what you eat can have a major impact on your oral health. But, did you know that calcium and vitamin D can help your smile? Or the effects that calcium and vitamin D can have on your teeth? Your initial thought might be that calcium leads to healthy bones—and while this is true, your teeth aren’t... read more »

Should You Consider a Water Pick?

You’ve probably heard about the importance of cleaning your smile. You’ve may have been told that you should brush and floss every day, and that you should visit your dentist frequently. But with all of the dental care products available, what should you use to clean your smile? More specifically, should you consider a powered toothbrush instead of a manual?... read more »

Give Yourself A Festive Dental Cleaning

As Halloween haunts the air, many children get excited about the looming promise of treats. We all know this is the beginning of the holiday season. With Halloween in the air, it won’t be long before Thanksgiving, followed by Christmas, and leading on to New Years. So, why not jump start your season by giving yourself a dental cleaning? With... read more »

Do You Suffer From Dental Anxiety?

If you suffer from dental anxiety, you are not alone. Many adults experience dental anxiety or a dental phobia every time they go to the dental office. We understand dental care can be unnerving, but here at Rimrock Dental of Redmond, we do our best to make you feel comfortable during your visit. Many people who have dental stress or... read more »

Prevent Tooth Decay by Chewing Gum

I know what you’re thinking right now, and yes, it’s true. You can really prevent tooth decay by chewing gum. It’s that easy. It isn’t, however, a replacement for your oral hygiene routine, but it does help with tooth decay prevention. Studies show that if you chew sugarless gum for 20 minutes after you eat a meal or snack, your... read more »