You’re Feeling Very Sleeeeeeeeeepy — Sedation Dentistry

Despite living in the Pacific Northwest where we are all supposedly laid back, some people have serious anxiety attacks when it comes to visiting the dentist. And this doesn’t only apply to hour-long procedures, but to anything as simple as a routine cleaning. Maybe they watched Marathon Man one too many times in their youth […]

Flash Those Bright White Teeth

Everyone wants to have bright white teeth, but things like coffee, tea, dark sodas, red wine, tobacco, and even prescription medicine can stain your teeth, leaving them yellow and dingy. Teeth whitening from Dr. Miller can fix that. At home versus in office You hear lots of hype about in-office teeth whitening procedures. We’re not […]

The Toothy Facts About Dental Implants

Most people have heard about dental implants. They’ve been around quite awhile. In fact, archeological digs have unearthed implanted seashells and ivory in the jawbone of ancient Mayans and Egyptians. The history of the modern dental implant can be traced back to 1952. Swedish orthopedic surgeon, Per-Ingvar Branemark, was studying bone healing and regeneration. He […]

Bad Breath? It Takes More Than Mouthwash

Bad breath – everyone worries about having it, but many people don’t really know what the causes behind it are… and what that breath can be telling you. There are dozens of things that can cause bad breath. Almost all of those issues can be addressed and corrected easily. Some of the options include: Hygiene […]

The Quick Solution to Many Cosmetic Dental Problems

Straight teeth without any gaps, chips, or stains? Everyone wants that. But for some people with various cosmetic dental issues, they don’t have the time or the cash to go through all of the procedures needed to correct the problems. That’s where porcelain veneers come in. Like the veneers that you find on furniture, porcelain […]

Treatments in Preventative Dental Care

Prevention is the best form of dental care, preventing problems such as decay and gingivitis from ever occurring. The primary responsibility is yours — brushing and flossing daily are necessary. If you want to go a little further in your dental care, use a mouthwash or rinse that has additional fluoride or antibacterial components. The […]

What Cosmetic Dentistry Can Do For You

The world of cosmetic dentistry has vastly improved in recent years. Conditions that would have needed much more invasive treatment can be relatively simple these days. Almost everyone can benefit from some sort of cosmetic dentistry. If you have discolored or misaligned teeth (depending on the severity of the situation), there are many possible routes […]

Habits Healthy People Have

Chances are you know someone who seems to have everything together and, even when things go wrong, they seem to come out on top. They are healthy, happy and satisfied with life. Is this something you want but don’t currently have? You can develop their habits to create an equally fulfilling life; one that is […]

Meeting All of Your Dental Needs

Dr. James Miller is a general dentist who has been serving Hillsboro, Oregon area residents with general and cosmetic dentistry since 1981. With a range of services and procedures, Dr. Miller offers solutions to a wide range of dental issues. Besides being highly revered as a general dentist, Dr. Miller is also a: Diplomat, American […]

Implant Dentistry Beaverton Ridge Augmentation

Beaverton implant dentist Dr. James A Miller is highly qualified to provide the surgical procedures of bone grafting and ridge augmentation when needed.   Bone grafting is used to prepare a site for dental implants that are needed to replace a missing tooth or teeth.  Bone, in an area where teeth have been lost, naturally shrinks […]