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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…

Halitosis

Have you noticed that you have been experiencing persistent bad breath? You may be suffering from halitosis. Halitosis is persistent bad breath that is not eliminated by practicing proper oral hygiene. Halitosis is a treatable condition with the help of…

Smoking and Oral Health

Smoking can affect many aspects of your overall health, so it is no surprise that it can have adverse effects on your oral health. Smoking can cause bad breath, tooth discoloration, increase your risk of developing gum disease, and oral…

FAQS: Gum Health

The health of your gums is important to the overall health of your teeth. Most patients neglect their gums in their oral hygiene routine, which can lead to complex dental issues like gum disease and tooth decay. Bay City dentist…

A Quick and Easy Guide for Your Nightly Dental Routine

Dr. Daryle Mahnke of Bay City Smiles is an experienced dentist in Bay City, MI. Dr. Mahnke is dedicated to giving patients high quality, comprehensive dental care. At Bay City Smiles, we encourage patients to develop a proper at-home oral…

What to Know About Dental Implants

Bay City, MI restorative dentist Dr. Daryl Mahnke offers his patients dental implants because they are the gold standard in missing tooth replacement. Dental implants provide a full range of oral health benefits and help patients to enjoy beautiful and…

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…