Are Root Canals Painful?

Categories: Root Canal Therapy

If the choice ever came down to being audited by the IRS or having a root canal, which would you choose? Root canals are notorious for causing pain and discomfort (although perhaps not as much as the IRS) – but if you have to have a root canal, maybe it’s nothing to worry about after…

What Is an Amalgam Tattoo?

Categories: dental emergency

You take good care of your teeth and gums, and it is surprising one day when you look at your gums and notice an ugly black spot. It can be a shock, and a bit worrying – so what is that spot on your gums, should you be worried about it, and does it call…

Taking Care of Baby’s Teeth

Categories: General Dentistry

Taking care of teeth is important, but if you are fairly new to this “parenthood” thing, you may be wondering about when you should start teaching your child about good oral health. You know it is important to find a great dentist for the whole family, but what else do you need to know about…

Get Help for Sleep Apnea and Get Some Sleep!

Are you having trouble staying awake throughout the day? Do you wake up in the morning feeling like you hardly slept at all? Do family members complain that your snoring is getting louder and louder? You may have sleep apnea, but fortunately, Pacific Northwest Smiles can help, with sleep apnea treatment. What is sleep apnea?…

Hate your CPAP? (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) We can help!


Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is currently the treatment of choice for patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Although it is a highly effective treatment, compliance with therapy remains a difficult issue. Dr. Greenhalgh and team offer an alternative that may be right for you. Call us today for a free alternative consult!

Throw Back Thursday! Las Vegas, 2012

Categories: CEREC

Dr. Greenhalgh and team traveled to Las Vegas in 2012, as he was invited to give a lecture to share his knowledge ofCEREC one-visit crowndentistry. The team had a great time attending other lectures as well. We love to learn together! Here are a few fun pictures from our time at the seminar.