Patient Service Plan By Garvin Dentistry Garvin Dentistry will be offering an in-house Dental Service Plan for individuals without traditional dental insurance. We understand that traditional dental insurance premiums can be expensive while often not covering the best treatment for patients. We also understand the importance of affordable dentistry. In an effort to help provide…Read more
Dental caries or cavities are a condition where acid degrades the tooth enamel and over time will expose the inner portion of the tooth called dentin. Dentin, being softer than enamel, is much less resistant to decay. It is for this reason that any decay that enters the dentin will require a filling to halt…Read more
Did you wake up with cotton mouth?
Do you always wake up with cotton mouth? Do you find it hard to talk because your lips are always sticking to your teeth? Have you stopped eating certain foods because they’re just too hard to swallow? You may be suffering from dry mouth or xerostomia. There are many causes of xerostomia, including systemic diseases,…Read more
The best mouthguard is one that is worn!
Sport Guards Sports Safety for the Mouth By Wendy J. Garvin D.D.S I have recently become a Carmel Dad’s Club sponsor and am excited to be a part of such a great organization. I have been in practice for 13 years and have encountered many incidences of dental trauma due to sporting activities and would…Read more