Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

What Really Causes Cavities?

It’s no mystery that sugary foods cause cavities, but why does this happen? Understanding the process of how cavities form will help you be better equipped to prevent them and stop their progression. Our dentists, Dr. Napieralski, Dr. Wisniewski, Dr. Shayota and Dr. Anderson, are happy to explain the process... Read more »

How to Break the Ice Chewing Habit

Did you know that ice can damage your teeth? To many, it is surprising that ice can damage your teeth. Because it doesn’t contain sugars or artificial sweeteners like so many of the other things we like to snack on, they think it is safe. It’s just frozen water after... Read more »

Tobacco Stained Teeth Often Need Professional Intervention

Not only can tobacco use put you at increased risk of medical and oral health conditions, the tar and other chemicals introduced to the mouth can quickly leave you with stained teeth. As the discoloration saturates your tooth enamel, it will likely prove increasingly difficult to whiten your smile with... Read more »

A Chipped Dental Crown Should Not Be Dismissed

A significant dental fracture or a case of severe tooth decay can compromise a significant amount of tooth enamel. In many of these cases one of our skilled dentists can restore the physical presence and function of the tooth by installing a dental crown. These restorations are typically created from materials like... Read more »

Learning More About Dental Veneers

When the time comes to improve your oral health, always make sure that you have effective oral hygiene routines in place and live a life that devoid of unhealthy habits and risks. Once your oral health is taken care of, the next stop you should make is seeking out treatments... Read more »

Improve Your Smile With a Cosmetic Dental Treatment

Dental bonding is a top-notch cosmetic dental treatment our dental team, Dr. Todd A. Napieralski, Dr. Brian P. Wisniewski, Dr. Jomana S. Shayota, and Dr. Tyler Anderson, is thrilled to offer at Chelsea Family Dentistry to help you have the smile you have always wanted. So, if you wish to... Read more »

Treatments for Jaw and Facial Pain

At some point in your life, you've probably suffered from jaw or facial pain. It can be something as simple as a mild stressful point in your face, pain in and around your ears, severe tenderness with your jaw, headaches, earaches, or difficulties biting and chewing food. Because of the... Read more »

Dental Bonding Basics

Do you ever feel ashamed of your smile? Do you wish for a smile that you can be proud of? If your teeth have aesthetic flaws, consider asking Dr. Todd A. Napieralski, Dr. Brian P. Wisniewski, & Dr. Jomana Shayota about dental bonding in Chelsea, Michigan. Why is it used?... Read more »