The Connection Between Pregnancy and Oral Health

Have you heard of the connection between pregnancy and oral health? If not, we have news for you! If you are pregnant, then we congratulate you on the new addition to your family! Furthermore, our team also would like to inform you of things you may not know about how your oral health is significant during pregnancy. Our dentist, Dr.... read more »

When You Need a New Toothbrush

How long have you had your current toothbrush? Almost no one can answer that question unless they just came from a dental checkup. It’s not something that we actively think about replacing. You do need to get a new brush fairly often, though. They wear out, and once the bristles aren’t aligned in their proper position, the brush loses almost... read more »

Stop Oral Health Problems before they Start

There’s a very important reason that your regular appointments with Dr. Michael Scholes and the team at Scholes Family Dental in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho are referred to as “preventative maintenance.” That’s exactly what we’re doing. Each visit here is a visit geared to preventing the onset of major oral health issues. These are problems that affect tons of adults across... read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Gingivitis

If you are suffering from periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, how would you know? Even though it is a serious gum tissue infection, it can often go undetected for many years due to its slow-moving progression. However, during one of the early stages of gum disease, known as gingivitis, there are several indications and signs that it is... read more »

What Can Dental Veneers Do for You?

Are you seriously considering dental veneers? If so, you have come to the right place! Dental veneers have swept the nation in popularity because of their wide range of success in providing people with a flawless smile. Here at Scholes Family Dental in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, our dental team is prepared to talk to you about dental veneers so you... read more »

Love Your Smile’s Health With These Foods

Do you love your smile? If not, you are not alone. Thousands of people wish they had a healthier smile, which is why people are surprised to learn their foods can impact the health of their smile. Dr. Michael Scholes with Scholes Family Dental in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, has strived to help others achieve positive oral health, which is why... read more »

Your Diet and Oral Health

It seems like a good portion of the people you know are on one type of diet or another, right? Everyone’s always trying to eat healthier and lose weight, hoping to lose a few inches on that waistline and get feeling better. However, what you likely don’t know is that in addition to helping your overall health, a good diet... read more »

What Are Dental Veneers? Find Out Here!

Dental Veneers are artificial shells glued to the front of your teeth for an aesthetic beauty that is nearly impossible to attain with proper oral hygiene alone. Our team at Scholes Family Dental can convert even the worst of toothy disasters into a mouth masterpiece. You will find yourself smiling all day long. Dental veneers are custom-crafted and designed for... read more »

Five Awesome Diet Tips for a Healthy Smile

There are so many wonderful diet tips in the world today. However, did you know there are foods or drinks you can keep in your diet that help make your smile healthy and strong? Well, it’s true! Here at Scholes Family Dental in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, we are happy to provide you with five awesome diet tips that help your... read more »

Let Our Teeth Whitening Brighten Your Smile for the Upcoming Holiday Season

With the holidays off and running as we count down to Halloween, is your smile ready? Halloween gets the ball rolling with the rest of the holidays ready to follow suit, and we want to make sure your teeth are in their best shape yet. Dr. Michael Scholes is pleased to offer whitening treatments that dissolve built-up stains and discoloration... read more »