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General Dentistry Hillsboro, OR

What’s the Deal with Tartar?

Although putting the stuff on a fresh king salmon is paramount to sacrilege, if you ever had fish sticks at school as a kid, odds are you also had tartar sauce to make them more palatable. But when it comes to your dental health, Dr. Miller isn’t worried about your condiment choices; he’s worried about […]


Implant Supported Dentures Hillsboro, OR

Dentures with an Anchor

Full sets of dentures were long the option for replacing all of a patient’s teeth. The problem with them was always their function. While they looked good, full dentures were prone to slipping, plus the wearer had to be mindful of what he or she ate to be sure the dentures didn’t stick to or […]


Porcelain Veneers Hillsboro, OR

Veneers, but not from Ikea

Everyone loves to traipse around the Portland Ikea store, heading from fully laid out room to fully laid out room and ending with a plate of Swedish meatballs in the restaurant. Ikea has known for its affordable furniture, and much of it relies on veneers. A dresser will have a thin veneer of a fine […]


pediatric dentistry Hillsboro, OR

When Should Your Child Come In?

If there’s one thing that is consistent with raising any child it’s that there rarely seems to be a spare moment. In all of this surrounding din of activity, it’s easy to forget that at some point you need to consider your child’s teeth. Dr. Miller treats entire families and when a newborn comes along […]


Dental Implants Hillsboro, OR

Taking Out the Tooth, but Protecting the Jawbone

Many people have had a tooth extracted. For teens, it may be due to overcrowding before the placement of orthodontic devices. For others, the tooth may be overly damaged from trauma or have too much decay to save it. But Dr. Miller goes beyond simply providing the extraction. He also plans for the future of […]


dental fillings Hillsboro, OR

Fill ’er Up

“Fill ’em up.” Now that’s something you don’t hear anymore unless you like to talk to yourself. If you’re old enough to remember asking a service station attendant to fill up your car with gas, you’re probably old enough to have a few cavities. You may know them as cavities. But officially, they’re called caries. […]


Whiter Teeth Beyond the Red Wine

No one wants stained teeth. But in Oregon, we like our lattes, our red wine, and our blackberries, and all of these tasty offerings conspire to stain our teeth. But you don’t have to swear off all the good stuff to have whiter teeth; you simply need to see Dr. Miller for our in-home whitening […]


Dental FEAR Gene!

Do you have the dental fear gene? Dr. Miller and staff have many choices that make your dental experiences  comfortable. Please click the link below to learn more-https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/10/161013111707.htm



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Cleaning Beyond What You Can Do At Home

A good home dental hygiene program is critical to avoiding all sorts of dental issues. But it isn’t a substitute for professional twice-yearly cleanings and exams with Dr. Miller and his team. If you want to get downright technical about it, the term for these cleanings is oral prophylaxis, and it’s something you need to […]