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WHY WE LOVE OZONE (and you should too)

Ozone kills nasty bugs and helps you heal faster! It is completely natural and safe when used properly! It is minimally invasive! It is painless! About Dental Ozone Ozone is a gas made up of three oxygen atoms. It occurs naturally in the environment and is produced in our office with medical-grade oxygen which passes […]

Fluoride-free toothpaste alternatives

Are you looking to switch to a more holistic toothpaste? Many of our patients have expressed interest in a fluoride-free toothpaste alternative, we hear you. There are many options currently on the market that can leave patients overwhelmed and unsure of what to choose.  We recommend ClōSYS. ClōSYS is fluoride-free, dye-free, sulfate-free, triclosan-free, and gluten-free.  […]

Covid-19 Office Safety Protocols

To Our Treasured Existing and New Patients: We hope you and your families have been safe and well during these difficult and challenging times for all of us. The effect of the Covid-19 Virus has impacted all our lives, and even when we pass this critical stage, life will have a new normal. We greatly […]

Beyond Covid-19

April 30, 2020 SCHWANEKAMP DENTISTRY Patients with Scheduled Appt. Dear Friends, We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines. While many things have changed, one […]

Staying Healthy at this time of Crisis

We are here for you! We are available to care for any urgent dental needs. In addition, we are available via the telephone to discuss any concerns you may have to ally your fears during this difficult time. As a member of the IAOMT(International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology) we are trained to mitigate […]

3 Secrets For a Healthy Mouth

Have you ever wondered why your mouth is deteriorating?  Typical Traditional Dentistry is done as a response or reaction to an event!  But there is a better way! A healthy mouth does not deteriorate.  So, the question is, “Do I have a healthy mouth?”  This leads to the three secrets for a healthy mouth that oftentimes […]

Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment – An Explanation

Have you ever been told that your gums bleed? That you have gum “pockets” and tissue break down? Has your hygienist suggested a deep cleaning or “Periodontal Treatment?” What does it all mean and how can you help your oral and overall health? Here are the facts: The main culprit of gum disease (periodontal disease) […]

Healthy teeth/Healthy body-The Poison in your teeth

Dental schools still teach dentists to use silver mercury fillings (which contain 50% mercury) and the American Dental Association (ADA) continues to tell the public they are safe. Recently, more and more questions have been raised about the safety of the toxic mercury vapor released from the amalgams. This has resulted in a controversy and […]

Holistically Inclined, Minimally Invasive Treatment

At Schwanekamp Dentistry, we help your mouth and body heal with minimally invasive treatment. This is achieved through our Maximized Adhesive Resin Composites, or “MARCs.” A “MARC” is not a filling. It is an advanced restoration that utilizes a special, “Maximized Adhesive” protocol. This technique gives us the option to restore the tooth in a more conservative manor. The benefits […]

Can Periodontal Disease Be Cured?

What is Periodontal Disease, and Why Should You Care? Periodontal disease, also commonly referred to as Gum Disease, is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gum and bone supporting the teeth. This disease process is the body’s inflammatory response to the bacteria in your mouth. The American Academy of Periodontology reports that up to […]