An Extracted Tooth Can Be Fully Restored in Your Mouth by a Bridge

Losing a tooth can have a significant impact on your quality of life. Not only will it impair your ability to chew food, but it can also mar your appearance and slur your speech. In time, the surrounding teeth might even move out of their natural alignment in reaction to the lost tooth. In a… Read more »

2 Reasons to Use Mouthwash

You may think that brushing and flossing are all you need to do in order to have great oral health. While that’s technically correct, you can improve your oral health even more by using mouthwash. This is something our team here at in , recommends highly. So let’s look at two reasons as to why… Read more »

Prevent Cavities with Fluoride

Your teeth are made up of mineral crystals that give your teeth the toughness they need to bite, chew and grind the foods you eat. Unfortunately, it is also possible for acidic foods and beverages as well as the pervasive bacteria in your mouth to erode the mineral structures of your teeth. This process, which… Read more »

How to Clean Your Toothbrush

You know it’s important to brush your teeth if you’re hoping to stay healthy, but did you know that your toothbrush could be harboring a number of germs? Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to keep your mouth and toothbrush healthy and strong. The first thing you should consider is placing your… Read more »

The Depth of the Stains on Your Teeth Will Determine the Best Whitening Method

Your tooth enamel has microscopic textures where small staining particles and residue can adhere. If they are not removed on a daily basis, they can slowly start to penetrate the enamel layer, setting the stains in deeply. The depth of the stains on your teeth will directly influence the whitening products or treatment that Dr…. Read more »

The Benefits of Denture Adhesive Extend Beyond Just the Extra Secure Hold

Any partial or dentures that fits you for will be custom designed to fit securely to the structure of your underlying gums. Even with this tight fit many people like adding denture adhesive for an extra secure hold as well as to help block out food particles. If a few stray food particles do happen… Read more »

Welcome to Designing Smiles PSC

Welcome to Designing Smiles PSC, where Dr. Dennis Jenkins and our caring team are pleased to offer comprehensive dentistry for patients in Sellersburg, Indiana, and the neighboring communities of New Albany, Clarksville, Jeffersonville, and Floyds Knobs, Indiana, as well as Louisville, Kentucky. Our services are family friendly, and we pride ourselves in looking out for… Read more »