Archive for the ‘General Dental’ Category

Digital X-rays

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Why do dentists take radiographs?  To see if there is anything going on in between the teeth. Our office using digital x-ray sensors that have a minimal amount of radiation. Your overall health is important to us.

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Presidents Day at 830 Sampson St

Monday, February 19th, 2018

We will be open for Presidents Day. Stay warm on this cold day and drive safe.

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Periodontal Disease

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

The toughest thing we deal with in a dental office on a regular basis is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is usually slow progressing and overtime leads to loss of bone that supports the teeth. The signs of periodontal disease are subtle and generally not painful until the later stages. Why is periodontal disease so difficult […]

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Happy Fourth of July

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Have a safe and Happy Fourth of July. We will reopen on Tuesday July 5th at 8:30am.

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Presidents Day Fun Facts

Monday, February 15th, 2016

Fun dental fact of the day; George Washingtons teeth were not made of wood! Instead they included bone, hippopotamus ivory, human teeth, brass screws, lead, and gold metal wire. http://www.mountvernon.org/digital-encyclopedia/article/wooden-teeth-myth/                 George Washington started having dental trouble at a young age with a diary entry at the age […]

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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! Time to come in for a check up or first visit. Kids should have their first visit to the dentist around 1 years of age. The first visit is important to talk about what to do as your child grows and to start the stages for a healthy […]

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New Years Resolution for a Healthy Smile

Monday, January 18th, 2016

New Years is a time when we think about losing weight, quitting smoking, changing bad habits, and generally living a healthier lifestyle. 2016 is just starting and its time to make resolutions for a healthier happier smile. Here are some simple great ideas to improve your overall health through a healthier mouth. Brush Twice a […]

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Our Dental Office

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Our dental office would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. Enjoy the fresh snow and be safe this wonderful time of year!

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Dental Office Elf on a Shelf

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Hermes our Elf on a Shelf is up to mischief this time of year. Happy Holidays from Dr. Shearman’s Office 3310 Monroe Ave Butte MT 59701 (406)494-1316

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What Does a Dentist do for Fun on the Weekend?

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Dr. Shearman spent last weekend practicing root canal techniques on practice teeth. Dentistry is always evolving and changing. Dr. Shearman frequently attends continuing education courses to make our office operate smoother, patients more comfortable, and procedures have better long term success. Root Canals are something that have a bad reputation for being a miserable experience, […]

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