Shippensburg PA Dentist Blog

Root Canals 101

Root canal: Merely the name of the produces dread in people. “I’m having a root canal done.” Someone bemoans and you answer: “Oh. I’m sorry.” However, if you were to ask people what exactly a root canal is or why…

Smile On With Dental Implants

Are missing teeth making you self-conscious about your smile? Dental implants could help you to feel comfortable with smiling as much as you want again. Smile Design By Sisler in Shippensburg PA offers this restorative treatment to its’ patients. Learn…

How to Floss

Even if you’re already flossing twice daily as recommended by Dr. Zachary Sisler of Smile Design By Sisler in Shippensburg PA, you may not be doing enough to stave off tooth decay and gingivitis (gum disease). While the importance of…

Invisible Braces: The Solution for You?

There is a wide range of cosmetic and restorative concerns that can be addressed with invisible braces, from minor tooth crowding to spacing issues and mild to moderate malocclusion. Dr. Sisler is a Shippensburg area Invisalign® provider and a highly…

What Is A Dental Crown?

The dental crown can serve many purposes and is one of the most widely used dental restorations for restoring and enhancing teeth. A leading local dentist for restorative dentistry and an AACD dentist, Dr. Sisler places high-quality porcelain dental crowns…

Gum Health: Why It Matters

Did you know that your gums play a role in supporting the teeth and provide a barrier between the harmful bacteria that can be found in the mouth and your bloodstream? Healthy gums are key to both dental health and…

What Is Laser Dentistry?

Dentistry has benefited in many ways from the many advances in the use of technology to treat both cosmetic and restorative dental problems. From higher quality ceramics with advanced adhesive properties to the use of lasers to treat a range…

Is a smile makeover worth it?

A smile makeover can change your life, just ask Dr. Sisler's patients. Whether you want whiter teeth or are suffering from the embarrassment of broken teeth or an ill-fitted denture, the dentist office of Dr. Zachary Sisler provides the compassionate…

Thank Your Dentist, National Dentist Day

March 6th is National Dentist Day! You can join the celebration by scheduling your routine dental health exam this March and give a big thanks to Dr. Zachary Sisler and our whole dental care team for helping to keep your…

A Better Toothbrush For Healthier Teeth

Imagine brushing your teeth with bone and pig hair. The first recorded toothbrush in human history was designed by the Chinese and was made from bone and pig hair bristles.  Today, toothbrushes are made from synthetic materials designed to effectively…