Feel Like A Movie Star With A Smile Makeover

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Have you noticed endless pictures featuring celebrities with perfect smiles, even photos of actors and actresses who didn’t have the best teeth early in their careers? Can ordinary people obtain a celebrity-caliber smile? Absolutely! In recent years there has been a significant increase in the accessibility of state-of-the-art cosmetic dentistry. The truly amazing thing about…

Dental Care For ICU Patients Lowers Infection Risk

Posted In: Dental Health
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Hi, I’m Dr. Jim Erpenbach of Jim Erpenbach DDS. Today’s post focuses on an article that appeared recently on The article describes a study of Brazilian ICU patients that compared infection rates of those who received enhanced oral care instead of routine oral care. The patients who received the more intense dental care were…

Kids Who Like Dental Visits?

Posted In: Family Dentistry
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At Jim Erpenbach DDS, we are proud of the fact that the majority of our young patients like visiting our office for their checkups, cleanings, and treatments. We believe that creating a relationship with an experienced, friendly dentist is a crucial responsibility for parents. The Oral Health-Physical Health Connection Optimal physical health for children is…

The Jim Erpenbach DDS Guide To Veneers

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It’s easy to see why smile makeover patients and cosmetic dentists love porcelain veneers. They correct a multitude of cosmetic flaws and deliver sensational results for my patients. If you are considering beautifying your smile with porcelain veneers, you want a trusted dentist with extensive experience performing this treatment. The porcelain veneer procedure is more…

Rather Have A Root Canal?

Posted In: Dental Health
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Restorative dentistry procedures fix broken, cracked, or chipped teeth. Those with tooth decay or damage may need endodontic treatment. Talk to the experienced staff at Jim Erpenbach DDS to learn more about our dental care services.

Knoxville Dental News: Poor Oral Health And Heart Disease

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Attention dental patients: brushing twice daily may help decrease your risk of heart disease. Scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems, However, a recent study analyzed oral health habits and heart disease risk. Science Daily reported on the…

Call Them What You Will, Just Keep Them Healthy

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Chompers. Pearly Whites. Dents. Gnashers. Grill. Here in Knoxville, Tennessee, we have a lot of fun ways to refer to our teeth. And while you can switch up what you call them, you should never switch up a well-engrained oral health routine. Making time in your busy day to brush and floss is a habit…

Total Tooth Restoration

Total Tooth Restoration

Your face is always on display for others to see. You can’t hide it behind long sleeves, baggy jeans, or a hat. Many lucky Knoxville residents who have received smile makeovers at Jim Erpenbach DDS believe their dazzling new smile brightens their whole face. A beautiful smile is essential to a polished appearance. Cosmetic dentistry…

How to Handle Tooth Pain

Let’s talk about tooth pain. You may cry or cringe as you recall your own painful experience with a toothache, sensitive teeth or an injured tooth, but it’s an important topic to tackle. Knowing the causes of tooth pain and when to call for an appointment with Dr. Erpenbach will save you pain, frustration and…


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