Understanding Stomatitis

By East Portland Dentistry | Feb 22, 2013

Few oral health problems offer the potential for as much pain and embarrassment as stomatitis. Portland dentist Dr. Joy Arend and her team at East Portland Dentistry help patients of all ages heal from stomatitis. The clinical term for an inflamed and sore mouth, stomatitis can develop in such areas as the palate, lips, tongue,…

Overcoming Your Dental Anxiety

By East Portland Dentistry | Dec 27, 2012

Ask most people to write down their favorite activities and it’s doubtful that you’d find “visiting the dentist” on anyone’s list. While people do things everyday they don’t necessarily enjoy, for millions of people their dislike of the dentist has manifested into a phobia that prevents them from receiving the oral health care they need…

10 Terrible Habits that Hurt Your Teeth

By East Portland Dentistry | Oct 25, 2012

At East Portland Dentistry, Drs. Arend place her patient’s oral health as their number one priority. That’s why she offers a wide range of preventative dental services designed to help protect your teeth and gums for a lifetime. While maintaining strong teeth and healthy gums means brushing and flossing daily, it also means cutting down…

Recent Study Incorrectly Links Dental X-rays to Cancer

By East Portland Dentistry | Oct 2, 2012

At East Portland Dentistry, we place our patient’s health and safety as our number one priority. That’s why Portland Oregon dentists Drs. Arend will always happily address patient concerns prior to beginning any procedure or exam, so you can feel comfortable and relaxed when in our office. Recently, a lot of national attention has been…

Welcome to Our New Website

By East Portland Dentistry | May 3, 2012

Portland, OR dentist Drs. Arend can’t wait to tell you about some exciting new changes to our practice. First we want to introduce all of our patients to our new practice name, East Portland Dentistry. Our doctors and staff are here to provide you with the same great care, but now we are much easier…