As family dentists, Dr. Norman Sommers and Dr. Adam Sommers provide all facets of general dentistry. Parents appreciate our sensitivity to the unique needs of children. We partner with parents to help them set children on a path to lifelong oral health.Learn More >
Sommers Family Dentistry Blog
February 27, 2017
If you think you’ve got the whole brushing and flossing thing down and skipping out on 6-month cleanings and checkups isn’t necessary — think again! Maintaining great oral health is built on preventing the diseases and damage that can crop up over time. Your Norwalk dentist wants to help you stay ahead of the game by averting problems before they have a chance to take hold. At Sommers Dentistry, Dr. Norman Sommers and Dr. Adam Sommers strive to provide the latest technology and trusted care that will help you having lasting oral health and a dazzling smile you can feel proud of. (more…)
January 24, 2017
Many put off getting braces because the traditional metal ones have an unflattering look to them, and can often create uncomfortable sores in your mouth. At Sommers Family Dentistry, we want you to know that there is a solution to straightening your teeth that will have you smiling the whole way through. Dr. Norman and Dr. Adam Sommers offer ClearCorrect, the finest solution for crooked teeth in Norwalk. You can enjoy a quicker and simpler process without having to endure months of uncomfortable wires and extra time spent cleaning your metal braces. With ClearCorrect clear braces in Norwalk, the beautiful smile you have always wanted is within reach.
December 17, 2016
When it comes to your oral health, there is a hidden danger in your mouth that you come into contact with every day. Biofilm, or more commonly known as plaque, is a yellowish, slimy film that accumulates on the teeth. When the buildup is not removed, it can cause cavities and gum disease to develop. Removing biofilm from the teeth requires brushing and flossing your teeth, as well as visiting your dentist in Norwalk every six months for a dental cleaning and checkup.
November 2, 2016
You have probably heard about fluoride and how it is good for your teeth since you were a small child. Whenever you went to get a check-up at the dentist, they would inevitably end it with a fluoride treatment. However, did you know fluoride can cause a condition called fluorosis? Too much fluoride, especially for young children, can actually be damaging for your teeth. Your dentist in Norwalk, Dr. Norman and Dr. Adam Sommers, want you to know more about this common condition. (more…)
October 31, 2016
Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? You are not alone. Studies in this decade show that as many as one third of Americans are unsatisfied with their teeth. One common cause is what we call a gummy smile, or what occurs when there is too much gum tissue showing in the front teeth. This excessive gum tissue covers up the beautiful white tooth enamel that is hidden underneath. But there’s a solution. The team at Sommers Family Dentistry can help fix your gummy smile in Norwalk with efficient, effective laser dentistry. Learn how today.
September 10, 2016
Did you know that people with beautiful smiles are perceived as happier and more successful? Your smile is a powerful tool that can take you to the next level in your career and personal relationships. Is your smile making the right impression about you? Are there aspects of it that you wish to change? Porcelain veneers may be the right solution for you. Your Norwalk dentist answers common questions about porcelain veneers.
August 30, 2016
As a parent, you always try to do what’s best for you child. From healthy foods to plenty of rest, you’re looking out for their needs. Ensuring that they have good relationships with their health care providers is also important. Finding a dental provider who can help set them up for success is also a must. Most people who are fearful of the dentist report that they had a bad experience as a child. At Sommers Family Dentistry we understand how important your child’s first visits are, and so your Norwalk dentist explains when you should take your child to the dentist, and how you can help them maintain good oral health.
August 3, 2016
Tooth enamel stains because of what you put into your mouth. The Norwalk dentists at Sommers Family Dentistry teach how to be proactive about keeping teeth bright.
June 14, 2016
For many, many years, dentists and their patients had only one option when selecting a material for a dental filling—amalgam. Made of a combination of metals, these fillings did the job of repairing a tooth with decay but there was no getting around the dark spot in your smile. Today, however, Dr. Norman Sommers and Dr. Adam Sommers have a better choice. Your Norwalk dentist uses composite fillings to repair a cavity so your smile remains strong and attractive.
May 30, 2016
Dentures are a wonderful way to replace several or a whole row of missing teeth. Prosthetic teeth attached to a gum-colored base, dentures restore your ability to eat comfortably, speak clearly and smile with confidence. Learn more about dentures in Norwalk from the team at Sommers Family Dentistry today.