News & Information from Affiliated Dentists

Keep Up To Date – Covid-19

At Affiliated Dentists, we are doing our part to help protect our community from the spread of COVID-19. As such, we are following recommendations from the American Dental Association on how to help curb spreading.

What are the Pros and Cons of Dental Veneers?

Posted on 06/04/2021 · Posted in Health Information from Affiliated Dentists, Information

Maybe you’ve tried whitening and straightening your teeth, but your smile still isn’t quite what you’re hoping for. Or maybe you’ve got several issues with your teeth and you’re not.. read more

Why Do Kids Get Black Gums?

Posted on 05/07/2021 · Posted in Health Information from Affiliated Dentists, Information

Why do kids get black gums? Eruption Hematoma Teething Solutions Black Gum Disease When to See the Dentist The color of your child’s gums will complement the color of his.. read more

The 4 Major Types of Dental Insurance

In the 1950’s dental insurance didn’t exist, people just paid out of pocket. Throughout the 1970-1980, Dental Insurance became more common to meet the demand of the workforce. As time.. read more

Big Problems with Mini Implants

Posted on 04/05/2021 · Posted in Health Information from Affiliated Dentists, Information

If you’re in the market for a dental implant, you might have come across something called a mini dental implant. We don’t offer those here at Affiliated Dentists in Madison,.. read more

Is Invisalign Right for Me?

Posted on 03/08/2021 · Posted in Health Information from Affiliated Dentists, Information

Crooked teeth are more than just an aesthetic problem. They also are difficult to clean between, which can result in plaque build-up and cavities. Straightening your teeth is an excellent.. read more

Why Do I Need X-Rays?

Like your kids’ school photos, x-rays need to be updated annually because a lot can change in your mouth in a year. If you were wondering, “why do I need.. read more

Do Baby Teeth Really Need Fillings?

If you just got news of a cavity at your little one’s dentist appointment, you might be wondering, do baby teeth really need fillings? Won’t they eventually fall out anyway?.. read more

Meet Erica at AD

Posted on 02/18/2021 · Posted in Information, Our Community

Erica O. is a dental hygienist at Affiliated Dentists. What is your education background? Madison College– Associate in Dental Hygiene, with local anesthetic, nitrous oxide, and laser bacterial reduction certifications… read more

How Can I Manage Facial Stress?

Posted on 02/02/2021 · Posted in Health Information from Affiliated Dentists, Information

With the tumultuous year we’ve just experienced, it’s no surprise that dentists all over the country have noticed a sharp uptick in stress-related dental symptoms in patients such as jaw.. read more

How Can I Keep My Gums Healthy During Pregnancy?

Have you noticed that your gums have become more tender and inflamed during pregnancy or even bleed while you brush or floss? You’re not alone! Pregnancy gingivitis is thought to.. read more

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