A Dental Filling Can Often Be Used to Repair a Small Cavity on a Tooth

Each of your teeth plays an important role in your ability to bite, chew, grind, and break down food before you swallow. When a cavity develops on one of your teeth it can cause sensitivity, and discomfort, while also limiting your overall oral function. If you are concerned that a... Read more »

Tips on Handling a Broken Tooth

Breaking a tooth can be a scary experience, but you need to stay calm. Fortunately, Dr. Mitchell Olson and our dental team have multiple dental treatments that can help you return to a strong, healthy, and beautiful smile. It’s important to call Mitchell Olson DDS at 952-884-1308 as soon as... Read more »

Q & A: Adult Dental Care

If you have questions about your adult smile and oral health, then you’ve come to the right blog. Dr. Mitchell Olson and our dental team understand that dental care can be a little tricky and confusing, so we are happy to teach you more about dental care in Bloomington, Minnesota,... Read more »

Teeth and Gums 101: Dental Fillings

Are you aware of what the importance of a dental filling is? A dental filling is used to conceal and fill in a hole in a tooth that has been damaged by a cavity. Cavities occur when a hole in a tooth is created due to dental erosion and tooth... Read more »

Upgrade and Enhance Your Smile with Chewing Gum After Meals

If you are looking to upgrade and enhance your smile, sugarless gum may be an option you want to consider. Although the ingredients in sugarless gum have little effect on your smile, it is possible that chewing gum will increase saliva production in your mouth, which is a known cavity-fighter.... Read more »

What Do You Know about Dental Sealants?

Did you know that dental sealants can help make safe smiles?  Although oral health care routines such a brushing and flossing are vital for a healthy smile, dental sealants can be used as an extra layer of protection for your teeth. Not only are they tremendously beneficial in fighting against... Read more »

The Facts About Root Canal Therapy

If you could think of one dental treatment you would most like to avoid, what would it be? Is root canal therapy the first thing that comes to mind? Would you be surprised to hear that there are a number of myths and misconceptions about this treatment? For example, you... Read more »

Are You Ready for a Dental Crown Restoration?

At Mitchell Olson DDS, Dr. Mitchell Olson and our team have helped many patients in the Bloomington, Minnesota area bring back their confident smiles with the help of crowns or 'caps'. Let’s take a look at some of the following conditions in your smile that might benefit from a dental... Read more »

Your Dental Health Matters as Much as Your Holiday Season Schedule!

BY CONTACTUS@OLSONDENTALCARE.COM DECEMBER 15, 2016 CATEGORY: UNCATEGORIZED TAGS: UNTAGGED Don’t let your holiday season travel plans make you take a break from your dental health! With all of the different foods and changes to your daily life during the holidays, it’s even more important try and maintain your routine for... Read more »

When To Be Concerned About A Toothache

BY CONTACTUS@OLSONDENTALCARE.COM NOVEMBER 30, 2016 CATEGORY: UNCATEGORIZED TAGS: UNTAGGED Toothaches can be very painful and are not uncommon. Symptoms can include sharp or dull pain in and around the tooth, bleeding from the gums, a facial rash, jaw pain, trouble chewing, and possibly even chest pain. Many people wonder if... Read more »