It’s not just about looks. According to a recent study by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), a healthy and attractive smile makes you appear more intelligent, successful, friendly and interesting. (See https://aacd.com/ for complete survey results.) Our smile makeover patients who have undergone restorative and cosmetic dentistry at Designer Smiles in Fargo have […]
Hello Fargo dental blog visitors. Whether you stumbled upon this blog by mistake, or clicked here on purpose, welcome! We are Dr. Dennis Hetland & Dr. Jeff Harrie. Our cosmetic dentistry practice is called Designer Smiles. We are located at 3525 25th St S in Fargo. You can find information about our practice, services, and […]
Welcome to our blog, Fargo! I’m thrilled with how much I have to share with you about toothpaste and oral hygiene in the short time we have together. Enjoy! Why does toothpaste seem gritty? The abrasive nature of toothpaste is to aid in removing dental plaque and food from the surface of the teeth. Rough […]
Designer Smiles recommends beginning twice-yearly dental visits around age one or when the first tooth erupts. Our friendly staff helps young patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their exams. Dr. Dennis Hetland can advise you on thumb sucking, dental sealants, normal child tooth development, braces, athletic tooth protection or any other pediatric dental issue.
Have you ever been eating an ice cream cone in Fargo when you felt a sudden jolt of pain in one of your teeth? If the enamel is eroded, or the gums have receded, the dentin layer of the tooth is exposed. The substances that cause tooth pain travel to the pulp where the nerves […]
Welcome to the dental practice of Dr. Dennis Hetland, DDS. We provide comprehensive full service dentistry for clients in Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo, Fargo and other communities in North Dakota. Our high tech team of skilled hygienists, dental assistants, and administrative staff help Dr. Hetland exceed our clients’ expectations. At Designer Smiles, we understand the […]
Designer Smiles provides general dentistry for child patients. Our dentistry for child patients is performed by our high tech staff and always takes into consideration the special circumstances that children require. A little extra patience with our child patients is critical. We understand that going to the dentist can be a bit frightening for a child, […]
Maintaining healthy teeth is an important concern for our local Moorhead area residents. As your cosmetic dentist, it’s my job to help you understand how to care for your teeth and to keep them healthy. Everyone in the West Fargo area knows that maintaining healthy teeth requires regular daily brushing and flossing. Regular visits to […]