Dr Cheloha’s Blog

We understand that now more than ever, patients like to arm themselves with good information prior to making decisions regarding their dental health. That is why we created this blog for our website. Packed with information to educate potential and current patients, this is our forum for sharing the latest news about the dental field and happenings within our practice. We invite you to subscribe, or simply check back often to stay abreast of the latest news here at Monument Smiles.

5 Reasons Your Athlete Should Be Using a Mouth Guard

5 Reasons for Athletes to Use a Mouth Guard Back to School season is upon us in Scottsbluff, NE, which also means some students are back to after-school sports. When you’re helping your student athlete gear up to protect themselves during practices and games (or gearing up yourself for an after-work league), make sure you…

College Students Beware of Dental Problems

Whether your college student has gone off to college in a faraway town or is staying closer to Scottsbluff, NE for their higher education, there is a great chance that they will experience a dental problem that requires help from a dentist before they graduate. A high percentage of college students will be confronted by…

4 Health Conditions that could Harm Your Smile

The state of your health has a whole lot to do with the state of your smile. Changes in your body can influence your oral health as well. So, the next time that a Scottsbluff NE dentist asks about your health and medical history, keep the following health conditions in mind: Excessive Drinking — Winding…

What Does the Color of Your Tongue Say about Your Health?

Your oral health tells us about more than just your dental problems; the condition of your mouth also provides us with major clues about your general well-being. That’s why dentists in the Scottsbluff area are constantly monitoring your teeth, gums, and tongue for clues that could signal a generalized health problem, and the shade of…

High-Tech Tools Increase Comfort & Efficiency

Advances in technology have made our lives easier. The field of dentistry has kept pace, giving us tools and technology to make dental visits more efficient, safer, and comfortable than ever before. In Scottsbluff NE, the patients of Dr. Gary Cheloha benefit from high-tech dental care, delivered with a personal touch and a focus on…

Scottsbluff Dentist Creates New Smiles for a New You

Even though you’re just beginning to settle into the New Year, it is likely that you are already looking forward to all that 2016 has in store for you. Will you be traveling out of town for Spring Break, taking a summer cruise, or planning a wedding in the Scottsbluff area? Just think about the…