Temporomandiblular Joint (TMJ) Disorders

TMJ disorders, also known as TMD, are disorders that affect the joints that attach the jaw to the sk[...]

When Did You Have Your Teeth Cleaned?

Not everyone is good about getting their checkups done and teeth cleaned every six months, even [...]

Nutrition and Oral Health

As National Nutrition Month comes to a close, we would like to discuss how nutrition affects ora[...]

World Oral Health Day

This Friday, March 20, is World Oral Health Day.  There are over 70 countries participating in t[...]

Are Dental Implants the Right Choice for You?

Missing teeth can cause problems in addition to making your smile look different and reducing se[...]

Dental Assistants Recognition Week

The first week of March is Dental Assistants Recognition Week.  Dental assistants help dentists achi[...]

Why Floss?

Flossing: It Really is That Important Most people do brush their teeth twice a day and use mouthwas[...]

Children and Tooth Decay

Children and Tooth Decay - National Children's Dental Health Month According to the Centers for D[...]

Happy Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is upon us again, and we all know what that means: CANDY! We know that too many s[...]

National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, a program sponsored by the American Dental Asso[...]

Smile Perfected Offer

Light Up The Night At Dr. Dawn Gayken, DDS, we are pleased to inform you that we now offer Smile Pe[...]

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

There are a lot of misconceptions surrounding cosmetic dentistry, and many people don’t fully unders[...]

The Connection Between Dental Care and Overall Health

When people think of dentistry, they think of it being somewhat separate from medicine, but the fact[...]

Gum Disease May be Killing More than Your Smile

Periodontal, or gum disease, may be one of the most common chronic infections in humans. According t[...]

Special Offer For Our New Teeth Whitening System

Exclusive Teeth Whitening Offer We have great news for the New Year! At Dr. Dawn Gayken, DDS, we [...]

One Person Dies Every Hour from Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is not talked about a lot in the media, but one person every hour dies from it. In the h[...]

Welcome To Our New Website...

Dr. Dawn Gayken and her team would like to welcome you to our dynamic, informational, and user frien[...]