Did you know that 22% of the American population miss routine checkups and cleanings because they are fearful of the dentist? So, if you experience dental anxiety, you’re not alone. While this problem affects millions of people, it becomes a serious issue when it keeps you from receiving the oral healthcare that you need. Keep reading to see why it’s important to attend routine checkups and cleanings every 6 months as well as how your sedation dentist in Washington, PA can keep you cool, calm, and collected during your visit.
Bartusiak Dental Care Blog
July 28, 2019
June 17, 2019
It takes everything you have to schedule an appointment to get the dental treatment you need. The sterile smell of the office makes your heart race, and when you finally sit in the dentist’s chair, you can’t help but feel clammy and riddled with anxiety. Keeping up with your oral health is important, but at what cost? A sedation dentist in Washington, PA uses professional techniques to help ease your discomfort so you can get necessary care. Read on to learn about the benefits of sedation dentistry and how it can help you. (more…)
June 1, 2019
Hello Washington patients, my name is Amy! I have four wonderful, smart, and talented children. I love them very much, but I also love animals. I have 5 dogs (Duke, Duchess, Princess Dixie, DD and J-dog), 3 cats (Simba, Oliver, and Andy), 2 chinchillas ( Jack and Gus Gus), Draco the bearded Dragon, Speedy the Turtle, Swimmy the Frog, 13 Ducks, 25 chickens, and Boris the Goose. I have always lived in PA, but I love traveling, making my latest trips to Scotland and Ireland. I’m excited for my next journey to Paris, Italy, and Germany next year and I will also be going to California this month. When I’m not at work, I’m probably baking, crafting, or of course, traveling.
May 7, 2019
Summer is the perfect time for making memories and taking lots of pictures. Unfortunately, if you’re not happy with the way your teeth look, you might not look forward to those pictures. You might be ashamed to smile. Lucky for you, there are ways to change that. Keep reading to learn about 3 choices to straighten your smile this summer, including Invisalign in Washington, PA.
May 1, 2019
For the month of May, we have decided to recognize Gina Thomas as our employee of the Month at Bartusiak Dental Care. She is our hygiene coordinator, making the rest of our staff and our patients’ lives easier. Now, you can learn some background on our wonderful employee and what she likes and doesn’t like to do. Keep reading to learn about one of our employees who makes us the best dentist in Washington.
April 16, 2019
At Bartusiak Dental Care, we take pride in our employees that make this practice so great. Chelsea, this month’s employee of the month, is one of the reasons why patients keep coming back to our practice for exceptional care. To recognize our friendly and caring hygienist, we want to share with you some of Chelsea’s background so you can get to know her! Keep reading to learn some fun and interesting facts about Chelsea as well as some of her favorite things to eat from your dentist in Washington, PA.
April 7, 2019
School in the morning, a day at the office, afternoon extracurriculars, and then evening errands – life’s busy schedule can have you running all across town in a single day. Finding time to squeeze in regular dental appointments for the family can be difficult – especially if everyone sees different dentists. Thankfully, ensuring the whole family maintains healthy smiles does not have to be so complicated. Here are a few ways in which choosing a family dentist in Washington, PA can simplify your family’s dental care – and simplify your life.
March 7, 2019
With spring arriving, you are itching to start tidying up your home or office, right? Whether or not spring cleaning is something you look forward to, there’s really no better time than to visit the best dentist in Washington, PA for a dental cleaning. Wondering why it’s so important? Let us explain why you should spend some of that time making sure your mouth is the first thing to be cleaned this spring.
February 28, 2019
It’s inconvenient. It’s not worth getting the time off work. You brush your teeth on your own. That’s good enough, right? You don’t have a problem with my teeth right now. You can wait to go in until there is one, right? The excuses for not visiting the dentist for your checkup are endless. But these two appointments every year are an essential part of maintaining your oral health in the long run. Check out this helpful information that explains why you need a checkup with the best dentist in Washington, PA every six months. (more…)
February 17, 2019
Everyone gets just one set of adult teeth that have to last them a lifetime. Unfortunately, however, teeth can become damaged for many reasons, including cavities, genetics, gum disease, and trauma. If you have damaged or missing teeth, you might wonder how much it affects your oral health and whether it’s essential to get treatment or not. And you may be surprised at how much even one unhealthy or missing tooth impacts your dental health and self-confidence. Learn more below about the importance of repairing your teeth and, when that’s not possible, how a dentist in Washington PA can replace them!