May 8, 2017
If you’re suffering from chronic migraines, you may not know that your oral hygiene routine can affect the frequency and severity of these migraine headaches. A recent study conducted at the University of California, San Diego Department of Computer Science and Engineering suggested a link between the foods we eat, the way we absorb nitrates found in them, and persistent, chronic migraines. If you’re a migraine sufferer, you may want to consider visiting the Annigan Dental team to learn more about the link between migraine headaches and poor oral health. Call our office to schedule a consultation with our team, and we can discuss the possible relationship between your smile and your chronic headaches.
April 28, 2017
It’s been six months since you’ve visited your dentist and you’ve been working hard to make sure you don’t have the same reoccurring dental problems: cavities and bleeding gums. No matter how diligently you’ve been brushing and flossing your teeth, your dentist in Bothell still reports back with the same problems. What’s the real issue? Did you know that your cavities and gum disease could be a result of food allergies, not your lack of home care? Annigan Dental wants to help those patients that feel helpless when it comes to their oral health. Let’s explore how food allergies affect your saliva production and overall dental health.
March 29, 2017
A gorgeous, flowing white gown, pearly white veil, and…. crooked, yellowed teeth? That’s not how many brides picture themselves walking down the aisle. Your wedding day is one that you’ll never forget with lots of pictures to keep your long-lasting memories fresh. The last thing you want ruining your wedding picture is an overcrowded, discolored smile—or to be too embarrassed to smile at all! Your cosmetic dentist in Bothell wants to make your lifelong memories enjoyable. We have several options to correct the shape, color, alignment, and overall look of your teeth.
January 24, 2017
Celebrities are known for their jet-setting, fast-paced lifestyles. With all their public appearances and different projects, they don’t have time to wait for perfectly straight teeth. They need a quick, effective, and long-lasting solution for their immaculate red-carpet smiles. But what if you’re not a celebrity? What if you’re a teacher and basketball coach at Bothell High School who’s getting ready to start your Master’s Degree? You deserve the same fast treatment for your perfect smile. Luckily for you, Annigan Dental is your trusted source for quality dental treatment and Invisalign in Bothell. (more…)
November 4, 2016
The end of the year is quickly approaching, and that means you will be getting busier and busier in the next few weeks. You’ll be going at such a pace that one minor hiccup could throw off the whole season. One of the worst, but most preventable, is a dental issue. Nothing ruins the holidays like a sudden problem with your teeth. That’s why it’s the perfect time of year to make an appointment with your dentist in Bothell at Annigan Dental. However, the holidays can be financially stressful for many people, so they ask themselves, “Will the dentist near me take my insurance?”
We are going to answer a few common questions about insurance, and let you know why this is actually the best time of the year to use your dental insurance benefits. (more…)
October 16, 2016
With the holidays right around the corner, you may be thinking of how holiday foods can affect your weight, however what about your teeth? Many of our favorite holiday treats and goodies are not good for our oral health, especially Halloween candy. Dr. Henry Hsue and his team are here to help you navigate holiday foods and your oral health. Your dentist in Bothell discusses holiday foods to avoid.
September 6, 2016
With studies linking periodontal disease to other health concerns such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure and stroke, we know that there’s never been a better time to take charge of your oral health. The best way to do that is to visit your dental team regularly for cleaning and checkup appointments. Dr. Henry Hsue and his team at Annigan Dental believe that prevention is the key to optimum oral health and excellent hygiene is the key to prevention. Your Bothell dentist celebrates National Hygiene Month!
August 19, 2016
You did it, and you came out on the other side unscathed. After years of hearing how painful a root canal is, you just completed one. You found out first hand that the pain associated with it was quite overblown. The last thing Dr. Hsue wants to do is inflict pain on you. All throughout there was no thrashing, screaming, or reading of your last rites. It was just a simple dental procedure like countless other ones you’ve had. Now that you’ve “survived” the dreaded root canal, what do you do next? Here’s what to expect after you’ve had a root canal in Bothell. (more…)
July 13, 2016
Everything looks so fresh today in the farmer’s market. The apples and oranges practically glow with color and your mind is already eating before you pick them up. The farmers are smiling and showing their wares to an eager public. The senses are all stimulated and eager. You fill your bag up with produce, piecing together recipes for the week ahead. You finally make it home and decide to bite into that apple that’s been on your mind since you first spotted it. Rather than joy, you feel immediate shooting pain. It catches you off guard and you immediately rush to the mirror and see one of your teeth is discolored. You’ve experience tooth aches as a child, but this was something completely different. This might be the first sign that you need a root canal in Bothell.
May 10, 2016
It’s easy to get inundated with choices sometimes. The supermarket is a common path to decision-fatigue. There is an endless variety of eggs, bacon, and juices. Your head is spinning and you haven’t even decided on breakfast. You have a multitude of choices when it comes to your teeth as well. If your teeth are crooked, what should you use to straighten them: traditional metal braces, or Invisalign? The team at Annigan Dental want to you know how braces stack up against Invisalign in Bothell. (more…)