General Dentistry

General & Cosmetic Dentists Serving Omaha, Bellevue, Lincoln and Nearby Nebraska

Posted: February 15, 2024

We all know sugar is bad for your teeth, but rarely is the spotlight focused on foods that are actually good for your oral health. In honor of National Nutrition Month, we would like to highlight some of the foods that are great for maintaining a healthy smile. Fiber-Rich Produce Fiber is… Read Full Post

Posted: January 15, 2024

Good dental hygiene is the foundation of your oral health. But can you go beyond brushing and flossing for an even healthier smile? The answer is yes! These five dental hygiene tips are a great way to help you boost your oral health in 2024 and beyond. Say No to Sugary Drinks Lattes, teas, and… Read Full Post

Posted: December 15, 2023

A common and widely misunderstood dental treatment is tooth-colored fillings. These restorations are designed to blend in seamlessly with your natural teeth, providing a more aesthetically pleasing and functional solution for repairing cavities. However, there are a few myths and misconceptions… Read Full Post

Posted: November 15, 2023

Tooth extraction involves the removal of a tooth from its socket in the jawbone. While dentists always aim to preserve natural teeth whenever possible, there are some situations where tooth extraction becomes necessary. Pros of Tooth Extraction One of the most significant benefits of tooth… Read Full Post

Posted: August 31, 2023

Gingivitis is an early-stage gum disease that can exhibit a variety of symptoms. The most common, and least desirable symptom, is bad breath, although you can also experience gum sensitivity and oral pain.  Let’s take a look at a few causes of gingivitis and how working with a dentist can help you… Read Full Post

Posted: August 15, 2023

You brush and floss daily. You have a clean, healthy mouth. A bright, white smile. Do you really need to go to the dentist, especially if nothing is wrong? Yes. The common recommendation is to visit the dentist every six months.  Routine dental visits are necessary. Having a dentist that you trust… Read Full Post

Posted: June 30, 2023

With Spring just about to pass, most of us have done the obligatory spring cleaning, from fridge to closet and everything in between. But did you include your bathroom cabinet in that everything? When was the last time you replaced your toothbrush? Does your toothbrush look more like the matted… Read Full Post

Posted: April 30, 2023

At Hillsborough Family Dentistry, we see patients who have common dental concerns they would like to address. Anyone who has been diagnosed with halitosis knows how it can become problematic in both business and personal relationships. Also known as bad breath, this condition can be temporary or… Read Full Post

Posted: April 15, 2023

The wisdom teeth, which are actually the third molars, are the very last teeth to erupt through the gums. This typically happens in one's late teen years or early adulthood and is notorious for being problematic. The dentists at Hillsborough Family Dentistry in Omaha, NE, find many patients to have… Read Full Post

Posted: February 28, 2023

There is a lot of misinformation out there about one's oral health and wellness. At Hillsborough Family Dentistry of Omaha, NE, we strongly encourage you to educate yourself further on common dental problems that may arise. We also want to keep patients informed on what they can do to achieve and… Read Full Post