Entries by Dr. John Harmeyer

When Do I Need Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT)?

Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) is a way for medical professionals to learn more about the anatomy of your face. The difference between this technology and other imaging technologies lies in the details. While X-rays certainly can provide insight into everything from the health of your teeth to the strength of your jawbone, dentists may […]

The Smile-Boosting Power of Veneers  

Do you have a dazzling smile? If your smile isn’t quite as perfect as you’d like it to be, veneers can help. Dental veneers are thin shells bonded to the front of imperfect teeth that hide obvious flaws. So, if you have one or more front teeth that are stained, chipped, or cracked, or if […]

The Myths and Facts about Fluoride

Over the years you’ve probably heard many things, good and bad, about fluoride. But how do you know what’s true and what’s not? Today we are going to set the record straight by going over some of the most common myths and facts about fluoride. Then, if you need more information or if you have […]

What is Cone Beam Computed Technology?

Cone beam computed technology, or cone beam computer tomography (CBCT), is a method of creating a 3D scan of the teeth and surrounding tissue and bone. This technology enables your dentist in Bellbrook, OH, to acquire a three-dimensional image of the interior of the mouth. Why Aren’t X-Rays Sufficient? X-rays are sufficient for diagnostic purposes in […]

6 Little-Known Facts about Dental Insurance

As you probably already know, dental insurance is extremely important if you don’t want to carry the burden of paying for your preventive and dental treatments out of your own pocket. However, understanding dental insurance can be quite confusing and there are many hidden facts contained in that infamous small print most people aren’t aware […]