GumChucks: A New Way to Floss

A new flossing system called GumChucks has recently been introduced on the market. They are designed to look like miniature nunchucks, and they have disposable tips that are connected by a piece of dental floss. The two-handled nunchuck design increases dexterity and makes it easier for you to properly floss between your teeth. Gumchucks offer […]

Should I Replace Old Metal Fillings with Tooth Colored Fillings?

Old metal amalgam fillings can be an eye sore, creating big blotches of metal that mar an otherwise beautiful smile. But there are other health-related problems associated with these fillings that may make you want to get them replaced. Amalgam fillings contain mercury, which may be toxic if it enters your bloodstream. However, these fillings […]

Is Dental Bonding the Right Option for Me?

I had my first pain free visit to a Dentist. Dr. Fleschler was extremely patient with me and attentive to my wish not to have pain. I listened to music while she worked with her equally as qualified assistant. This is one visit that I can say was very pleasant. – Hugh A.

Am I at Risk for Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a dangerous condition affecting 17-20% of adults across America. It occurs when you experience repeated, brief interruptions in your breathing while you sleep. It is common for people with sleep apnea to experience more than 5 breathing disturbances an hour, and more than 30 interruptions per night. Sleep apnea is typically caused […]

A New Smile for the New Year

The holiday season is behind us and we’re embarking on a New Year. This is typically a time of self-reflection which often results in the creation of new goals or “resolutions” for the coming year. Some people follow through with these resolutions and achieve all their goals, but for many people, these resolutions are abandoned […]

Tips for Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist

While most dentists have the technical skills to clean teeth, not all dentists have the extensive training and artistic sensibility to revamp your smile with advanced cosmetic dentistry treatments. Dr. Heather Fleschler is proud to offer cosmetic dentistry services that help you achieve a beautiful, radiant smile. A good cosmetic dentist understands that your restoration […]

What are the Symptoms of Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a serious condition marked by repeated interruptions in breathing while you sleep. If left untreated, sleep apnea can increase your risk of several dangerous health issues, including: Heart attack Cardiac arrhythmia Stroke Diabetes Hypertension Depression Due to the dangers associated with sleep apnea, it’s crucial that you are able to identify the […]

Brighten Your Smile for the Holidays

The holidays are just around the corner, and they provide a great opportunity to leave the daily stresses of life behind while you catch up with family and friends. Do you have a full docket of family gatherings, holiday parties, and New Year’s Eve celebrations on your schedule over the next month and a half? […]

How much Do You Know about Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening is one of the most affordable and effective ways to improve the appearance of your smile. In an hour-long visit to Dr. Fleschler’s office, you can brighten your smile by as much as 8 shades. Due to the popularity of teeth whitening, there numerous options available, including: Professional-grade in-office teeth whitening Professional-grade at-home […]

Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea in Children

Sleep apnea is much more common among children than many people realize. This dangerous condition impacts approximately 1-4% of children, and is most commonly found in children between the ages of 2 and 8. As with adults, undiagnosed sleep apnea in children can result in an increased risk of serious health conditions, including: Learning disabilities […]

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