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Why You Should Deal With A Dental Emergency Quickly

You never know how serious a toothache, crack, or other issues are unless you see a dentist for an emergency appointment. Without swift treatment, it’s very likely for your condition to get worse, which means it might require ever more extensive treatment or even increase your risk for permanent tooth loss.

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What Are The Benefits of Dental Sedation?

Sedation dentistry helps a lot of patients get access to even the most basic oral health services. If you need to go to the dentist, have a lengthy and complex procedure to look forward to, or cannot otherwise stay in the chair to get treated, sedation is a great way to overcome all these challenges and more.

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Laughing Gas vs. IV Sedation

There are huge differences between laughing gas and true forms of sedation dentistry such as IV sedation. Keep reading to find out more about this topic.

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How Dangerous Is An Untreated Tooth Infection?

When people experience a dental infection, oftentimes they do not go to a dentist because they are either scared or hope that it will soon go away. Yet having an untreated dental infection can negatively affect your entire oral health, and it can even be life-threatening.

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How Safe Is Dental Sedation?

While there are a variety of sedatives available that can be administered to a dental patient while they are conscious or unconscious, you’re probably wondering how safe it is to be sedated in the first place. 

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What Is Considered a Dental Emergency? 

Read on to find out what is considered a dental emergency and what you should do if you are facing one in Baltimore. 

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Chipped A Dental Crown? Here's What To Do

Did you chip your dental crown? Depending on how much the crown was impacted and how it chipped, there are several ways to fix it. 

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How to Properly Care For Dentures

Dentures are not indestructible, and it’s important to care for them, just as you would your natural teeth, to ensure the dentures have a long lifespan.

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Should I Replace My Missing Teeth?

Thinking about replacing your missing teeth? Here's why it's so important to your oral health to address any missing teeth as soon as possible.

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What Is the Healing Process After Dental Implants?

Wondering what the healing process is after getting dental implants? Our Baltimore office explains what you can expect with dental implants.

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5 Myths About Sedation Dentistry

There are also many persistent myths surrounding dental sedation. Here are 5 common myths about sedation at the dentist.

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Root Canal or Extraction: Which Do I Need?

Aren’t sure whether a root canal or extraction is the best treatment for you? We weigh all the costs and benefits between the procedures.

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Can You Reverse Gum Disease?

Is it possible to restore your oral health and completely reverse gum disease? The answer is “yes,” but there’s a big catch.

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Can I Smoke After A Tooth Extraction?

Can you smoke after a tooth extraction? If not, how long do you have to wait before you can begin smoking again? Get all the answers from our trusted dental office today!

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Is IV Sedation Safe? Everything You Need To Know About Sedation Dentistry

But is IV sedation safe? Is it right for you? In this blog, we’ll break down the basics and benefits of IV sedation at our office, and give you the answers you need.‍

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What Should I Do If I Chip Or Crack My Tooth?

A chipped or cracked tooth is a serious dental emergency, and requires immediate care from a dentist like Dr. Dawn Merguerian. Find out what to do if you chip or crack your tooth, and be prepared!

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What Can I Do To Get The Most From My Dental Insurance Policy?

If you’re sending a dental insurance company money every month for your premiums, you probably want to make sure you get the most out of your coverage. That’s only natural! And in this blog from Waterfront Dental, we’ll discuss a few of the steps you can take to do just that. Read on and learn with us.

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How Healthy Teeth Can Help You Resist COVID-19 & Other Infectious Diseases

It may seem a bit strange to say that your oral health can actually help you resist COVID-19 and other viruses like the common cold and the flu, but it’s true! Wondering how this is possible, and how to keep your smile healthy and resist COVID-19? Learn more from Waterfront Dental now.

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Do Wisdom Teeth Always Have To Be Extracted?

Wisdom teeth are often extracted after they erupt, but they don’t always have to be pulled if they’re not causing any issues. In this blog from Waterfront Dental, we’ll discuss a few common questions and topics related to wisdom teeth extractions, and help you understand if your wisdom teeth may need to be extracted in Baltimore.

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Understanding HIPAA And How We Protect Your Privacy

At Waterfront Dental, Dr. Dawn Merguerian takes your privacy very seriously, which is why we do everything we can to conform to HIPAA regulations. 

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Welcome to Waterfront Dental!

Dr. Merguerian spent a lot of time in a dental office while she was growing up. When she was 13, she started working at her father’s practice where she would file charts, write postcards, and type ledgers. She helped her dad at his dental office for years until she went on to attend University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery for her DDS.

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