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Women’s Oral Health

Did you know that women could be more susceptible to gum disease during certain stages of life? While gum disease affects patients of all ages and genders, women tend to be more prone to developing gum disease during substantial hormonal…

Teeth Whitening Smile Makeover

White, bright, and healthy smiles can improve your quality of life. For a quick smile boost cosmetic teeth whitening can take years off your smile and improve your confidence. Cosmetic dentist Dr. Daryle Mahnke offers the convenience of professional grade…

Fight The Flu

February is prime time for developing a cold or the flu. Did you know that your oral health can help you prevent and recover from getting sick? The oral - body connection has shown to have a substantial impact on…

Men More Likely To Get Oral Cancer

Did you know that men are twice as likely to develop oral cancer than women? Oral cancer is found in 40,000 people a year. Adult men are less likely to visit a dentist regularly, so oral cancer may not be…

Welcome To Our Bay City Dentist Family!

Are you looking for a Bay City area dentist office that can meet all of your oral health needs? Look no further than family dentist Dr. Daryle Mahnke. Dedicated to advanced education and practicing compassionate dentistry, Dr. Mahnke provides his…

Dry Mouth

Have you recently started a new medication and are now suddenly noticing a spike in mouth sores or cavities? Adults may experience a late onset of cavity development later in life that can be triggered by certain prescription medications. If…

The Horrors Of Hard Candy

The month of October can be “sugar season” as Halloween candy fills the store shelves and your kitchen cabinet. There are bowls of treats everywhere just waiting to trick your teeth! Don’t give Dr. Daryle Mahnke a fright at your…

Taking Care Of Oral Health Needs

Do you have unused dental health benefits or HSA/FSA dollars? Have you missed your dental appointment recently and need to reschedule? Now is the time to check your balances and your schedule to make sure your oral health needs have…

Whiter Teeth With The Right Foods

When we want a brighter smile, we tend to use whitening products to remove discoloration and staining. However, they’re not the only option for a whiter smile. Certain foods can actually prevent staining and discoloration by helping to maintain healthy…

Tooth Replacement

Missing teeth? We have solutions! Tooth replacement has come a long way in recent years due to increasing technology. Common treatments to replace missing teeth include dental bridges and dental implants. Patients often wonder what is the difference between a…