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Why Do My Gums Bleed?

Bleeding gums may be an indication of a serious oral health concern. In some cases, bleeding gums may be the result of aggressive brushing or flossing; in other cases, bleeding gums are a symptom of gum disease. Gum disease is a…

Boost Your Gum Health

Healthy gums are an important part of achieving optimal oral health. When the gums are infected, patients may experience bleeding gums, halitosis, shifting teeth, and swollen gums. In advanced cases of gum disease, patients may experience tooth and bone loss.…

What Is A Dental Implant?

Dental implants are one of the most successful, natural-looking tooth replacement options in dentistry. When applicable, dental implants can be used to replace one or more missing teeth. Dental implants can be used to improve your oral health, transform your smile,…

Get Screened For Oral Cancer in Bay City, MI

When people visit the dentist one of the last things they consider is visiting the dentist for an oral cancer screening. However, most dentists are trained to identify signs of oral cancer during your preventive care exam. Regular preventive care exams allow your dentist to…

Family Dental Care in Bay City, MI

At Bay City Smiles in Bay City, MI we are committed to healthy smiles and exceptional patient care. Dr. Daryle Mahnke is a highly trained dentist in Bay City, MI dedicated to helping each of our patients achieve a healthier smile. We…

Treating Crooked Teeth

Traditionally, crooked teeth are treated using braces. However, there are a variety of methods to treat crooked teeth without the need for traditional braces. General dentist Dr. Daryle Mahnke offers solutions for patients with crooked teeth in Bay City, MI.…

Set Up Oral Health Resolutions

At Bay City Smiles in Bay City, MI, family dentist,  Dr. Daryle Mahnke offers a wide range of dental services for patients of all ages. Dr. Mahnke can work with you with you to develop a plan that addresses all…

Everything You Need To Know About Teeth Grinding

Most patients who grind their teeth don't realize they have an issue until they visit their dentist. Teeth grinding usually occurs during sleep or stressful situations. Patients who grind their teeth may experience symptoms like toothaches, headaches, and jaw pain.…

Use Your Dental Benefits Before They Expire

If your dental benefits run on the calendar year, then your time to use them is almost up. December 31st is right around the corner, and your dental benefits are just sitting there ready to be used. At Bay City Smiles, Dr.…

October Is National Dental Hygiene Month!

This month we are focusing on helping patients achieve better oral health. Practicing an excellent oral hygiene routine can improve the overall aesthetic, quality, and function of your smile. At Bay City Smiles in Bay City, MI, Dr. Daryle Mahnke…