Welcome to the Dental Blog of Downtown Dentistry

Get the latest news and advice from our Seattle office.

Welcome to the Dental Blog of Downtown Dentistry

Get the latest news and advice from our Seattle office.

Smile with receding gums causes and solutions

What Causes Receding Gums?

Receding gums refers to gum tissue that slowly begins to wear away. In this article, we’ll discuss the causes, symptoms, and solutions.

Does your breath smell awful no matter how much you brush your teeth?

Why Do I Still Have Bad Breath After Brushing?

What if you’ve brushed your teeth and the bad breath persists? Learn 6 possible reasons you’re experiencing that “not-so-fresh” feeling even after brushing, as well as a few ways to solve the problem.

The Secrets Behind Making Your Age Just a Number

You don’t feel your age, so why should you look your age? Ask almost anyone over the age of 40 to tell you what people guess their age to be. On average, it’s seven to 10 years younger than their actual, biological age. Do you know what that means? Our sense of age is changing. […]

Is vaping a healthy alternative?

Vaping – Is it Safe?

Vaping has become a popular alternative to smoking. Why is it so popular? Is it safe? Our blog gives you the answers to those questions and more.

5 Myths About Root Canals

Just hearing the words “root canal” can be enough to make most people cringe. The mental image of a root canal patient holding a grossly swollen jaw while groaning with pain has been perpetuated by movies, television, and cartoons. But is that the true picture of modern-day root canal treatment? Here are five commonly believed […]

The Top 3 Surprising Reasons Why Straight Teeth Matter

Are you considering straightening your smile with orthodontic treatment? You have good reason to invest in yourself! A recent study revealed that almost 80% of patients who completed orthodontic treatment felt that teeth straightening was one of the most life-changing decisions that they ever made. For most teens and adults, the primary motivation to correct […]