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Education for our patients and friends from Seasons of Smiles Dental.

At Seasons of Smiles Dentistry we are committed to providing you and your family with as much information about dental procedures and personal dental care as possible. We believe that the more you are informed about how to take care of your teeth and gums in addition to the services we offer, the longer you will enjoy the benefits of good oral health. Please take a moment to browse the dental topics listed on this page. If you have questions, please feel free to give us a call at 207-236-4740.

Dental Patient Education

Correct Brushing

Most people are aware of the benefits of proper, daily brushing and flossing. What most people don’t know are the wide array of general health problems that arise when oral hygiene is neglected.  Read More

Correct Flossing

It’s always a smart choice to make flossing part of your oral care routine. It is one of the best ways to take care of your teeth at any age. However, it takes a little practice to floss effectively. Here are some tips to help.  Read More

Tooth Whitening

If you have yellow or “dingy” looking teeth, a whiter, brighter smile is possible through a procedure known as tooth whitening. This safe and effective procedure makes is possible to restore teeth to several shades whiter than they appear today.  Read More


Composite, tooth-colored fillings restore teeth and maintain a natural-looking smile. Composite fillings are a major step forward in tooth restoration.  Read More


Dental crowns are an effective method to restore cracked, broken, decayed, or damaged teeth. Crowns give your teeth a healthy and uniform appearance.  Read More

Permanent Dental Bridge

A bridge is a dental appliance that replaces missing teeth. If you have lost or missing teeth let us help you determine if a bridge is an appropriate approach to the problem.  Read More

Porcelain Veneers

Veneers provide uniform color, shape, and symmetry and make crooked, fractured, uneven, discolored teeth appear straight and white.  Read More

Mouth Sores and Spots

Mouth sores can be painful, annoying and unsightly. Some appear inside the mouth – on the gums, tongue, lips, cheeks or palate (roof of the mouth). Others, like cold sores, can appear outside the mouth, such as on and around the lips, under the nose and on the chin. We can provide information you need in our office.  Read More