Dental Insurance


  Let’s be honest, dental insurance is confusing! What’s covered, what is not, copay vs. patient portion and what on earth do all those insurance terms mean!? For us, providing great patient experiences doesn’t just mean while you’re sitting in the dental chair, but also knowing the most we can about the ever changing world [...]

Dental Insurance2024-02-29T15:38:02-08:00

Smiles For FREEdom 2019


Smiles for FREEdom has got to be our favorite event of the year. Our very own, Kandice Sipkins - a registered dental hygienist founded Smiles For FREEdom in 2015. The program has grown nationwide with dental offices across nine states offering local Smile For FREEdom events in 2018. This year at Sala Family Dentistry, Smiles [...]

Smiles For FREEdom 20192024-02-29T15:32:16-08:00

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month


  April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month so we wanted to discuss some of the importance of keeping up your oral hygiene. Approximately 53,000 people in the United States will be diagnosed with Oral Cancer this year.   After the initial diagnosis of oral cancer, only about half of patients survive past their diagnosis.  Did […]

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month2024-02-29T15:32:17-08:00

Spring Cleaning For Your Teeth


  Spring has arrived in Reno-Tahoe! For many of us, it is a time to thoroughly clean your home, get rid of excess clutter, throw out broken toys, and get a breath of fresh air (both literally and figuratively). Your smile should be no different! Even if you are the most dedicated brusher and floss […]

Spring Cleaning For Your Teeth2019-05-05T20:37:06-07:00

Sleep Apnea


    Do you or someone you know snore or stop breathing while sleeping? Are you not able to sleep in the same room as your spouse due to these issues? Did you know your dentist can help offer solutions for a better night sleep? My Dad , Daniel Woolley passed away on September 5, […]

Sleep Apnea2019-05-05T20:39:09-07:00

Common Questions About Orthodontics Answered


  Q: At what age should my child typically see an orthodontist for the first time and what should I expect? A: The American Association of Orthodontists recommends children get their first check-up with an orthodontists no later than 7 years old.  At this age your child will have a mixture of baby and permanent […]

Common Questions About Orthodontics Answered2019-05-05T20:41:42-07:00

Dental Benefits For Small Business Owners


  Our Reno community thrives off of small business owners. Our community is filled with movers, shakers and innovators. So many people bring so many amazing opportunities to our area, and we want to make sure we’re bringing quality dentistry to them. Our membership programs are perfect for bringing dental benefits for small business owners. […]

Dental Benefits For Small Business Owners2019-05-05T20:40:35-07:00

Tooth Tunes


  February is Children’s Dental Health Awareness month and we want to spread the word through song! This month we will be visiting local elementary schools promoting oral health, but we need your help in spreading the word. We’re calling all Northern Nevada teachers! To promote oral health, we want to hear your Tooth Tunes! Here’s […]

Tooth Tunes2019-05-05T20:43:39-07:00

Children’s Dental Health Awareness Month


  February is Children’s Dental Health Awareness Month. The American Dental Association promotes this month-long health observance to promote the benefits of positive oral health in children. This year’s campaign slogan is “Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile.” We want to help you and your family with having a lasting healthy […]

Children’s Dental Health Awareness Month2019-05-05T20:44:51-07:00