Oral Surgeon, Dr. Arsalan Augend, Offers Immediate Tooth Extractions

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Dr. Arsalan Augend DDS, MD is a trained Oral Surgeon who specializes in complicated extractions, dentistry for children and adults. He is in practice with Familia Dental in Racine, Wisconsin and accepts patients with or without a referral from all over the state for same-day and next-day appointments. Patients in Milwaukee, Racine, and surrounding areas with severe tooth decay or... read more »

National Gum Disease Awareness Month: How You Can Keep Your Gums Vibrant and Healthy!

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In honor of February’s Gum Disease Awareness Month – a global public awareness campaign for preventing gum disease – our practice wants to help spread the word about this insidious disease. That’s because it can destroy your smile if it is left untreated. Fortunately, you can take action to help prevent this from happening! Gum disease is caused by the... read more »

It’s National Gum Care Month!

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September brings the month of National Gum Care, a time to raise awareness for healthy gums everywhere. No matter your age, you should always be striving for great oral care, and this doesn’t just mean your teeth. Your gums are just as important when it comes to maintaining a great smile. As new research develops, we see a rise in... read more »

What Happens When I Forget to Floss?

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Our team strongly encourages everyone to floss daily, but do you ever wonder why? Well, flossing is vital for top-notch oral health and smiles. It can help you and your oral health in more ways than you might realize. This means that if you forget to floss, your smile can also suffer. Forgetting to floss can: – Leave your smile... read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

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If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing tooth’s chewing action. Over time,... read more »