By Debbie Hall

Our pearly whites … that is what makes each smile so special. But our teeth serve us in so many ways and are a big factor when it comes to our overall well-being.

Good dental hygiene is a big part of our health care program, including being (or becoming) proactive to brushing and flossing as well as regular checkups and cleanings. If more is needed, for whatever reason, the dental industry, the dentists and other health care professionals are there to keep our smiles bright.

The Las Vegas Valley offers some of the top dental professionals. With extensive medical education and training, along with advanced technology, the Dentists of the Desert are ready to diagnose, treat and maintain your good dental health regardless of any challenges. Whether it has been six months, six years or a couple of decades; these top dentists encourage you to come in and allow them to handle the problem. Dentistry has changed over the years with more gentle and noninvasive treatments and ways to help combat problems now so more serious medical issues don’t arise later on.

Our local dental professionals have created new medical treatments, improved procedures and when not in their offices, volunteer in organizations for those less fortunate to have the best dental health possible.

Every dentist profiled here will share their experiences and how dentistry has impacted their lives and the lives of their patients. However, all agree that everyone must adopt a mindset that you have control of your continuing good dental health and should follow through with daily dental care. Follow this advice and trips to the dentist will be routine and pleasant.