After your adjustment period, your dentures in Washington should never feel uncomfortable or painful to wear. While they’re made to be durable and strong, they won’t last forever. Like any dental restoration, dentures will need to be replaced at some point to continue being effective. Read on to learn three common signs to look out for that signify that your dentures need to be replaced.(more…)
Bartusiak Dental Care Blog
January 13, 2020
December 18, 2019
You’re enjoying the last bit of a delicious candy cane when you decide to bite down. A sudden pain ricochets through your mouth. You look in the mirror and discover that you chipped one of your molars! After taking an over-the-counter pain medication and applying a cold compress to the area, you visit your dentist, who suggests that a dental crown is the best way to treat your broken tooth. Read more to find out why you should treat cracked teeth with dental crowns in Washington as soon as possible.(more…)
December 5, 2019
If you have crooked teeth, you could either deal with clunky metal braces, or get clear aligners like Invisalign in Washington. You might think that seeking this treatment is only about the aesthetics of your smile, but that’s actually incorrect. Clear aligners offer so many more benefits besides just making your smile beautiful. Let’s look at five reasons to get clear aligners that have nothing to do with cosmetics.(more…)
November 29, 2019
You’ve had crooked teeth for as long as you can remember, and you’re excited to start your journey to having a straighter smile. So, you recently got either braces or Invisalign in Washington. The only thing is, there is some discomfort at first. You’re having a hard time getting used to your new oral appliance. Luckily, a dentist is here with some tips on getting adjusted to your new braces or clear aligners.(more…)
November 21, 2019
Hello Washington patients, my name is Cindy, Dr. Bartusiak’s surgical assistant. I grew up in Canonsburg with my 2 sisters—I was the middle child. I currently live in Hickory with my loving husband of 27 years, Dave. We have a daughter and a son whom we are very proud of as well as 3 grandchildren (2 girls and a boy) whom we adore and love spending time with! I have a strong work ethic, which I got from my parents. My dad walked to and from work daily, and my mom worked until she was 80. When I’m not at Bartusiak Dental Care, I love to golf in the summer and bowl in the winter, but I also enjoy watching the Steelers play in my free time. However, spending time with my family means everything to me.(more…)
October 28, 2019
Dentistry can be expensive, but not if you know how to play the game! If you have dental insurance, you’re already on your way toward saving money! However, Americans miss out on literally billions of dollars in dental benefits each year because they don’t know one key piece of information. Most insurance plans renew at the end of the year, which will mean that any unused dental benefits will be gone forever. Read on to learn how you can maximize your benefits to save money with your dentist in Washington.
September 16, 2019
Do your dentures slip and slide around on you throughout the day? This can most often happen while you’re speaking or eating, which is the worst time for an unstable smile. If you’re tired of uncomfortable teeth that won’t stay put, your dentist has the answer. Dental implants in Washington can be used to secure your denture, giving you the best fit for unmatched comfort and performance. What’s even more important is that an implant-retained denture will give you the confidence to smile, speak, and eat in public once more! Keep reading to learn more about this life-changing solution.
September 15, 2019
One of the reasons why patients keep coming back to Bartusiak Dental is our great employees. That’s why each month, we celebrate one of our staff member’s success with an employee of the month award! This month, Lisa has won this honor! She is a friendly front desk assistant who makes all our patients feel welcome! Read on to learn more about Lisa’s background and what makes her an amazing employee from your dentist in Washington, PA.
August 18, 2019
Your self-esteem can take a major hit the moment you chip or break a tooth. No matter how it happens, you are now faced with an incomplete smile that it on display for the world to see. Accidents happen, and when they do, it’s important that you see a dental professional as soon as possible. The good news is that although these types of incidents can leave you feeling bad about the way you look, there are options available to repair and restore your smile, including dental crowns in Washington, PA. Learn more about the different treatment methods and which one is right for you.
August 10, 2019
Bartusiak Dental Care takes great pride in the dental professionals it employs. Over the years, we feel incredibly grateful for the hard work and dedication they bring to the practice, which is exactly why we’re happy to name Dr. Bagic as our August employee of the month. We hope that after you’ve read more about her history, you’ll feel welcome to strike up a conversation with her during your visit! We’re very proud to have such a hard-working dentist in Washington, PA at the office and hope you enjoy learning about her story prior to joining the team.