Dental Center of Mesa introduces Dr. Mitchell!

Published on September 21, 2017 by

To our Dental Center of Mesa family – We are thrilled to announce Dr. Parker Mitchell, D.M.D, has joined our team of dental professionals.


5 Flossing Facts!

Published on September 15, 2017 by

Overlooked TMJ disorder symptoms & Their Treatments

Published on September 8, 2017 by


TMJ, the abbreviated term for Temporomandibular Joint disorder, is a condition that affects over 10 million people in the US. This disorder affects multiple joints & bones in your face, and without treatment, can be extremely painful and damaging. So how do you know if you are one of the many affected by TMJ, and what are the treatments?


How do I Know if I Need a Root Canal?

Published on August 31, 2017 by

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There seems to be a lot of fear surrounding root canals, but did you know over 15 million root canal procedures will happen this year alone? That means there is a number of patients who will need to have multiple root canals in the span of 12 months. So how do you know if you’re one of the millions who needs one? Here are the warning signs:


Welcome Back to School! Here’s how Your Dentist Can Make You a Better Student

Published on August 24, 2017 by

The time has come for all of our kiddos to start another year of education and growth. How exciting! With summer coming to an end and school supply lists coming home in their backpacks, it’s important to make sure our kids are as prepared for success as possible – and believe it or not, your dentist can help with that.


Is an Electric Toothbrush Actually Better Than a Manual One?

Published on August 17, 2017 by

When it comes time to purchase a toothbrush, one is given what he seems like a million options at their local grocery store. With colors and shapes of all sizes, it can be confusing to pick the one that is right for you. Here are a few tips to choosing the best toothbrush for you, be that electric or manual! (more…)

Childrens Dentistry & Anesthesia: What You Should Know

Published on August 9, 2017 by

a smileAs a parent, protecting our children in all settings is our primary goal, even when in the hands of a doctor. Is sedation dentistry safe for your child? What should you discuss with your dentist prior to your child’s procedure? Here are a few tips to walking the line of where sedation and children’s dentistry meet.


Why are my gums receding?

Published on August 4, 2017 by

Are you noticing more and more of your teeth showing when you brush in the morning? Do your teeth feel more sensitive at the root, and does it appear that gums are moving further away from your teeth? This recession is called gingival recession, and here is what you need to know about it:


PRP at Dental Center of Mesa

Published on July 28, 2017 by

At Dental Center of Mesa, we strive to implement the newest and most helpful techniques in dentistry in order to treat our patients with the best care possible. That is why we are happy to announce our use of Plasma Rich Platelet injections, to speed up our patient’s healing process!


Benefits of Chewing Gum

Published on July 20, 2017 by

Yes, you read that right. There are benefits to purchasing the gum packs you see while exiting the grocery store, as long as they are sugar free! Turns out the minty stickys are good for more than just keeping your breath fresh – they also aid in protecting your dental health as well. Here’s how: