Archive for June, 2014

Baby Teeth and Teething

Baby teeth usually appear when your baby is 6 months – 1 year old. The Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives recommends a dentist examine your child no later than their first birthday. (read more)

Baby Tooth Decay Is Real

As soon as teeth appear in your baby’s mouth, it’s possible for your baby to develop cavities. It is important to keep your baby’s gums and teeth clean to prevent tooth decay, even in baby teeth. (read more)  

Thumb Sucking and Pacifiers

Sucking is natural for babies. Whether it’s their thumbs, fingers, pacifiers or other objects, sucking helps babies feel secure and happy. Young children may also suck to soothe themselves. Since thumb sucking is relaxing, it may help them fall asleep. (read more)

When will my child’s primary and permanent teeth come in? Tooth Eruption Chart

View the chart here.

Oral Health: Warning Signs You Should Never Ignore

Nearly 9 in10 diseases can cause symptoms in your mouth. That puts your dentist on the front line for spotting serious health conditions developing silently in your body. This is one reason it’s so important to see your dentist at least two times a year for dental cleanings and checkups. (read more)

Dental Health and Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that most people get in their late teens or early twenties. Sometimes these teeth can be a valuable asset to the mouth when healthy and properly aligned, but more often, they are misaligned and require removal. (read more)

Oral health: A window to your overall health

Your oral health is more important than you might realize. Get the facts about how the health of your mouth, teeth and gums can affect your general health. (read more)

How Your Teeth Affect The Length and Shape of Your Face

Most people know that teeth help us speak and chew food.  However, an important, often overlooked function of teeth is that they help keep your face as long as it is. (read more)

What’s the difference between Veneers, Crowns and Bridges?

Dental Veneers, Crowns and Bridges are made in the lab because the material used to form them requires high heat and must be done in the laboratory oven. (read more)

214 Before and Afters of Dental Implants

Take a look at what dental implants can do for you. (read more)


Nehl Dental
605 Railroad St.
Belle Fourche, SD, 57717

Telephone: (605) 892-3603
Emergency: (605) 210-2621
Toll-Free: (800) 611-8796