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Solve Your Halitosis Problem [video]

Chronic bad breath, or halitosis, is embarrassing and socially isolating. And it’s not always easy to determine the cause. Watch this video from the American Dental Association to learn more about bad breath and what you can do to minimize it. At Dores Dental, we offer counseling and treatments designed to help you eliminate halitosis for good. To book an appointment, call our Longmeadow, ...

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Get Your Bite Back with Dental Implants

You are missing a tooth and you really, really want it back. You don’t like the idea of having to alter healthy teeth to support a dental bridge and, if you have many teeth to replace, you don’t want to deal with dentures sliding around in your mouth or even falling out! You want your natural teeth back. While we can’t promise you that, we can offer the next best thing: a dental ...

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Preventive Dentistry 101 [quiz]

Practicing good preventive dentistry habits is the best way to ensure your teeth and gums remain in tip-top shape for life. Preventive dentistry includes taking care of your teeth and gums at home as well as visiting Dores Dental regularly for cleanings and exams. Take this quiz to see how much you know about preventive dentistry. Then book an appointment with Dores Dental of Longmeadow, MA. ...

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We Cater to Families

If you’re like most families these days, you are busy with school, work, sports, lessons, and other activities. You do enough shuttling kids around town, so why make it harder on yourself with multiple dental offices? At Dores Dental, we are skilled and totally comfortable with patients of all ages. We are not a pediatric practice, but we provide every service your kids may need and even ...

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“A Good Dentistry Practice” [video]

Scott has entrusted Dr. Dores of Dores Dental with everything from routine cleanings to fillings to an extraction. He loves that the procedures have always gone quickly and smoothly, and that the professional and highly competent staff always puts him at ease. He would recommend Dores Dental to anyone.   “[Dr. Dores is] very confident in his skills and makes you feel confident in his ...

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Give Yourself a Smile Makeover

When you meet someone, do you greet them with a strong handshake and broad, confident smile? Or have you developed the habit of hiding your teeth and gums out of embarrassment? Whether you are at a party, on a date, or in a job interview, timidity and self-consciousness are not traits that will be rewarded with a new friendship, partner, or professional advancement. For 2018, give yourself the ...

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Don’t Fear a Root Canal! [infographic]

Root canals have a scary reputation, but the truth is most patients say they are no more uncomfortable than having a cavity filled. And if you have an infected tooth, a root canal may be necessary to save it and prevent further infection. At Dores Dental, our cutting-edge technology and gentle touch will ensure you have the best possible root canal experience. Fill out our online form or call ...

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What to Expect at Your First Visit [video]

A gift. An office tour. A chat with the dentist the night before to put you at ease and let you know what to expect. As a new patient at Dores Dental, you can expect all this — plus superior dental care. In this video, Dr. Dores explains what will happen at your first visit. If you would like to book an appointment at our Longmeadow, MA office, call (413) 241-3995 or complete our online ...

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A Dental Bridge Can Make Your Smile Whole Again [video]

Shannon M. had bad experiences with dentists using scare tactics to pressure her into procedures. Then she discovered Dores Dental. In this video, she discusses how much she appreciates the team’s honesty, integrity, and the excellent work they did restoring her smile with a dental bridge.   “I was so happy [Dr. Dores] was able to make my smile beautiful again. I couldn’t stop ...

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Call Us for Your Dental Emergency

Dental emergencies happen, and they can be painful and scary. If you have a dental emergency on your hands, call Dores Dental’s Longmeadow, MA office at (413) 241-3995. We will have you come in to the office (generally the same day), give you a diagnosis, and treat the emergency as efficiently as possible. How Do I Know If It’s an Emergency? In most cases, you’ll know. A tooth is knocked ...

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