5th Avenue Dental Blog

Get tips & tricks to maintaining your optimal health & educate yourself on the latest dental treatment trends in the Spokane WA area.

Teeth Whitening: You Deserve a Beautiful Smile

John Marks
Teeth Whitening in Airway Heights

According to a survey conducted by the American Dental Association (ADA) partnered with Oral B and Crest, a person’s smile outranks their hair and eyes as the most physically attractive feature.


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How to Prevent Periodontal Disease

John Marks
How to Prevent Periodontal Disease

By the time a person reaches adulthood their mouth and their gums, or gingivae have undergone quite a workout. When your gums are healthy, they will continue to fit snugly around your set of teeth. However, many adults have developed or experienced some type of gum, or periodontal disease – an infection in the tissues that support your teeth.


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The Benefits of ClearCorrect

John Marks
Benefits of ClearCorrect

If you are a patient searching for ClearCorrect dental aligner technology, you need not look further than Dr. Corey Plaster of 5th Avenue Dental. Dr. Plaster is a certified ClearCorrect provider in the greater Washington area and your number one choice for cosmetic dental and orthodontic procedures.


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Top 10 Reasons to Get Dental Implants

John Marks
Top Reasons for a Dental Implant

When it comes filling the gap of missing teeth, there are several options available. Most dentists agree that dentistry should be approached from a tooth-conserving perspective. Fixed bridges, and other teeth altering options aren’t favorable because they alter teeth that are otherwise healthy. In order to provide a solution that is natural looking without altering your adjacent teeth, more and more dentists are choosing dental implants as a less invasive and long-lasting solution.


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A Checklist for Your Next Dental Visit

John Marks
Dental Checklist in Spokane

Regular dental visits are imperative to help keep your teeth and gums in good condition, and the American Dental Association says that on average people should see their dentist every six months for an evaluation and professional cleaning. But are you making the most of these trips to your dental office?


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How to Take Care of Your Gums

John Marks
How to Care for Your Gums

You may have the brightest pearly whites in the world. Still, if your gums are not healthy, you may lose your teeth eventually. Our gums along with the jaw bone form an important component that holds teeth firmly in their position. Gingivitis is a silent disease that usually presents with no complaints. However, if gingivitis progresses to periodontitis, then the damage is irreversible.


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3 Procedures That Whiten Teeth

John Marks
3 Ways to Whiten Teeth

A simple shift in the shade of your tooth color can lift your confidence to new highs! A bright and beautiful smile can help you in creating social contacts and give a head start in your career. Are you curious about the do’s and don’ts of teeth whitening? Or are you looking for the best method that can give you optimum results? Well you are in luck! We are always happy to guide you.


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Welcome to our blog

Dr. Corey Plaster, DDS
This is where we’ll post helpful information to help you understand the wonderful world of dentistry. You’ll find tips and tricks to maintain your optimal health and how to improve your smile. We’ll also publish how we’re giving back to our community.

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