Welcome to Our Dental Blog

Welcome to Our Dental Blog

Tips to Maintaining Your Dentures

Dentures have come a long way. Dr. Hechtman, Walled Lake Dentist serving the Lakes Area, MI uses high-quality materials designed for an optimal fit.  Your new dentures will be a custom fit, restoring your confidence and oral function! In one of our previous posts, we...

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Aging and Your Dental Health

Maintaining good oral hygiene is critical to a healthy mouth, especially as we age.  Most of us think that dental problems and tooth loss are unavoidable the older we get.  It’s just par for the course to have a mouth full of problems in our later years. This is...

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Vaping and it’s Effects on Oral Health

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs), have become a popular alternative to conventional cigarettes. Millions of smokers have “made the switch” thinking it is a healthier choice. We already know how toxic smoking cigarettes is to your oral and physical health. It Causes all...

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Don’t Ignore Your Bleeding Gums!

If your gums bleed when you floss or brush your teeth, don't ignore it. Bleeding gums can be a sign of gum disease and can create a lot of problems in your mouth and your overall health. It can destroy your gums, erode your jawbone and lead to tooth loss. The longer...

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Dry Mouth: How to Manage it

Dry mouth results from an inadequate flow of saliva. A sore throat, trouble speaking and swallowing, hoarseness and a burning sensation are some of the symptoms. It is not a disease but rather a symptom of a medical disorder or a side effect of certain medications....

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Pregnancy and the Dentist: Should You Go?

Some pregnant women avoid going to the dentist during pregnancy. They feel that it is not safe to have dental work done or that dental treatment could harm the baby. However, routine cleanings and check-ups are not only safe but highly recommended. A healthy mouth...

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Brush Your Teeth Like a Pro

It is no secret that brushing your teeth twice daily is the key to maintaining a healthy mouth. Making sure that you are doing it effectively is just as important! It’s more than just putting a toothbrush in your hand with a squirt of toothpaste and rubbing it all...

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Why use Fluoride? | Walled Lake, MI Dental Blog

We are all seeking ways to live a healthy life. We know how important eating healthy and exercising regularly is to both our physical and emotional well-being. What about our teeth, how does our mouth fit into this quest? Our oral health is a great place to start,...

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Improve Your Smile With Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns offer an effective and proven treatment to improve your smile. Crowns are a customized tooth shaped cover that is placed over a damaged or missing tooth. It can restore the overall look of a tooth by improving the shape, size and color. Depending on the...

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Why are Regular Dental Checkups Important?

Regular visits to your dentist, in addition to daily brushing and flossing, has been proven to help protect your oral health. Based on your individual circumstances, your dentist will recommend more frequent or less frequent visits, however, most people visit their...

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Steven Z. Hechtman, DDS
55 N Pond Drive, Suite 3
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-669-5221

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Services: Braces, Cosmetic Dentist, Dental Implants, Emergency Dentist, Dental Braces, Dental Sedation, Teeth Whitening Services, Family Dentist, Dentures, Dental Implants, Fastbraces, Invisible Braces, Crowns, Orthodontist, Dental Bridges, Fast Braces, Teeth Whitening, Childrens Dentist

Service Areas: Walled Lake, Wixom, Commerce, Milford, Novi, Commerce Township, Farmington Hills, Farmington, South Lyon, Livonia, Northville, West Bloomfield, Commerce Charter Township, Lyon Twp, White Lake, Waterford, Lyon Charter Township