• Our No-Pain Dentistry Promise!

    [updated August 2019] Here at Smiles@Southcenter in Renton, WA, we understand that our patients often come to us after years of not seeing a dentist. Why do we see people who have avoided the dentist for years? Often, they’ve had a traumatic dental experience and they’ve developed dental anxieties or even phobias. We’re on a […]

  • How Can I Stop Snoring?

    [updated August 2019] Occasional snoring is usually no cause for alarm and can be helped with simple remedies. But if your sleep partner complains of snoring every night, or if you’re waking up with a dry mouth and throat, it’s possible that your frequent snoring is affecting your health. Snoring is a common problem that […]

  • How Stress Affects Your Teeth

    You might already know that severe or chronic stress isn’t healthy for your heart, but did you know that it’s also bad for your teeth? Stress can increase your risk of bruxism, which is a disorder that involves teeth grinding. People with bruxism often grind their teeth while they’re asleep without realizing it. To learn […]