Can Regular Dental Check-Ups Help Prevent Gum Disease?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 01/11/2024

Regular dental check-ups at Bay City Dental Center with Dr. Ward are essential for preventing gum disease and maintaining overall oral health.


Can a Root Canal Save a Severely Damaged Tooth?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 12/31/2023

Discover how root canal therapy at Bay City Dental Center can save a severely damaged tooth, what to expect, and the aftercare needed for healing.


Will Dental Bridges Match My Natural Teeth?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 11/12/2023

Dr. Ward at Bay City Dental Center specializes in creating dental bridges that are meticulously color-matched to ensure a natural-looking smile.


How to Help Your Dental Crowns Last Longer

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 10/21/2023

Learn how to extend the life of your dental crown through consistent care, smart food choices, and regular check-ups at Bay City Dental Center.


Can Dental Implants Help Me Chew Better?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 09/18/2023

Discover how dental implants at Bay City Dental Center with Dr. Matthew Ward can improve your chewing ability and overall oral health.


Can Poor Oral Hygiene Habits Lead to Gum Disease?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 08/28/2023

Dr. Ward emphasizes the importance of oral hygiene, illustrating how poor oral hygiene habits can lead to the development of gum disease.


Four Things Patients Should Avoid After a Root Canal

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 07/18/2023

Learn about four key aspects of root canal aftercare, aimed at promoting optimal healing after receiving this dental treatment.


When Can I Eat After Getting Dental Bridges?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 06/19/2023

After local anesthesia wears off, you can eat soft food and gradually reintroduce harder foods as your mouth adjusts to the dental bridges.


Can Dental Crowns be Whitened?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 05/22/2023

Dental crowns can’t be whitened the same way natural teeth can, but they can be color-matched to start with.


How Can a Dental Implant Get Infected?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 04/21/2023

You can get an infection in and around your dental implants, so it is important to have a good oral hygiene routine.


Can Gum Disease Spread From One Person to Another?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 03/25/2023

Prevent the spread of gum disease and treat infection early with the right dental care services.


Will a Root Canal Treat an Abscessed Tooth?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 02/20/2023

An abscessed tooth is painful. Find out how a root canal can alleviate your pain and help preserve your tooth.


When Are Dental Bridges Needed?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 01/14/2023

Do you have one or more missing teeth? A dental bridge is a restoration that provides real results. Learn more from our Bay City Michigan dentist.


How Can a Dental Crown Save My Tooth?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 12/19/2022

If you have a broken, damaged, decayed, or infected tooth, a dental crown might be an ideal option to save your tooth.


How Can I Manage Pain After Dental Implants?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 11/30/2022

Dental implant surgery may sound intimidating, but there are some simple things you can do to manage any pain following the procedure.


How Can a Dentist Treat Gum Disease?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 10/22/2022

Help prevent gum disease by seeing a Bay City Michigan dentist. Learn about the symptoms of periodontal disease and treatment options here.


Why is My Tooth Pain Not Going Away?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 09/19/2022

Learn about the most common causes of tooth decay and your dental treatment options in Bay City, MI.


Why Would a Dental Crown Need to Be Replaced?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 08/19/2022

Dental crowns may need to be replaced for a variety of reasons. Keep reading to learn how a Bay City Michigan dentist can help.


Will Dental Implants Damage My Other Teeth?

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 07/24/2022

Patients are often concerned that dental implants may damage their natural teeth. But the procedure typically helps keep the jaw healthy.


Three Early Warning Signs of Gum Disease

Matthew R. Ward, DDS | 06/11/2022

There are multiple signs and symptoms you can watch for if you are worried about gum disease. Dr. Matthew Ward can tell you more.


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