Are You Brushing Your Toddler’s Teeth?

Brushing your toddler’s teeth can be an exercise in patience for some, and a breeze for others. Most of the time, brushing a toddler’s teeth is difficult but it’s important. If you’re not brushing your toddler’s teeth, here’s why you need to start now. Kids Need Dental Care Just Like Adults Cavities in kids has… Read more »

3 Weird But Effective Ways to Make Sure You’re Brushing Your Teeth Long Enough

Although most people brush their teeth using a great toothbrush and technique, they fail to hit the two-minute mark: You should be brushing your teeth for at least two minutes. However, it can be difficult to mentally time the minutes and no one wants to count to 120 in their head! Fortunately, there are plenty… Read more »

Mini Dental Implant FAQs

Choosing any type of restorative or cosmetic treatment can be a big decision. Many patients feel nervous about pain and finances, so we’re here to help you out with some of our most frequently asked questions. We want to help you make a decision you feel great about! Mini dental implants aren’t something every dental… Read more »

Your Teeth Straightening Options For A Beautiful Smile

Whether you’re a teenager or an adult, teeth straightening will not only improve your oral health, but it will also improve your confidence. A straight, shiny smile is attractive and easier to take care of. At Riverstone Dental Care, we have just what you need to straighten your teeth without too much interference with your… Read more »

What Are Teeth Made Of?

Have you ever wondered what your teeth are made of? They look like bones, but they’re actually substantially different from bones in a few ways. The outer part of your tooth is called the enamel. This is the white, rock-hard mineral that protects your teeth. The next layer is called the dentin, which is made… Read more »

Meet Dr. Yen Tran

At Riverstone Dental Care, our dental team is made up of experienced and specialized dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. We take pride in our thorough knowledge and genuine interest in the field of dentistry, as well as our commitment to learning new technologies and best practices. Education Dr. Yen Tran, DDS is from Atlanta,… Read more »

Benefits of IV Sedation

Riverstone Dental Care is excited to announce that we will soon be using IV sedation at our dental office! What is IV sedation and when is it used in dentistry? IV (intravenous) medication is administered to patients for the purposes of making them as comfortable and as relaxed as possible. The IV is typically inserted… Read more »

DIY Toothpaste

Making your own toothpaste at home can be therapeutic. You should check with Dr. Linkous or Dr. Tran before switching from store bought toothpaste to homemade, as your personal oral needs may dictate that you need to continue using a specific toothpaste. Making toothpaste at home allows you to customize your toothpaste flavor and texture… Read more »

5 Tips for Choosing Dental Insurance

What do you need to consider when choosing the right dental insurance? Are you choosing it for just yourself or for your whole family? First, you need to understand what your needs are because different age groups are going to face different dental health challenges. Depending on which age group you fall into, consider the… Read more »

Reasons to Get Dental Veneers

Why Dental Veneers? Do you have teeth that are chipped, stained, crooked, or gapped? If so, dental veneers could be your road to a more beautiful smile! Veneers are thin layers of porcelain that are bonded to the front of the tooth to give you more uniform, dazzling smile. Having veneers applied is simple, relatively… Read more »