Check Out The New Invisalign® SmileView™ Simulator
added on: August 19, 2022

Do you dream of having a straighter smile? You’re not alone. Some people just can’t put on a smile, especially in public, because their teeth aren’t straight. While there are multiple ways to correct your smile, clear aligners have proved effective over the years. They help you straighten or realign… Read More…


Porcelain Veneers Versus Bonding
added on: August 3, 2022

Cosmetic dentistry may be an option to improve your appearance, conceal a disconcerting chip or gap in your teeth, or whiten discolored, damaged, or stained teeth. You may get the smile of your dreams with various cosmetic treatments. Dental veneers and dental bonding are two of the most prevalent treatments… Read More…


Ready to Enhance Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry
added on: July 22, 2022

Is your wedding around the corner? Are you going for a job interview? Do you need to boost your self-esteem? Or are you preparing for a photo session? All these are special occasions that may warrant you to have the best smile. Whatever your reason for improving your smile, there… Read More…


Need a Dental Crown? Your Bend Dentist Does Them Same-Day!
added on: May 16, 2022
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Do you have a tooth or multiple teeth that are broken or badly deteriorated? You’ll want to schedule an appointment at our dental office in Bend because we can improve your smile with incredible CEREC same-day crowns or dental restorations. CEREC crowns are computer-aided and only take a few hours… Read More…


Say Hello to iTero: For a Better, More Comfortable Dental Experience
added on: May 5, 2022
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When you come to Ponderosa Dental Center and meet with your Bend dentist Dr. Joshua Prentice, you will be impressed with our state-of-the-art technology: we just know it. One of the ways we provide a more comfortable, innovative dental experience is by using an exciting piece of technology known as… Read More…


5 Top Tips for Making the Most Out of Your Invisalign® Experience
added on: April 13, 2022
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At Ponderosa Dental Center, your trusted Bend dentist, Dr. Joshua Prentice, and team all know how important it is to have a healthy smile you can be confident to share with your fellow Oregonians or wherever the world takes you. One way to take your teeth to next-level perfection is… Read More…


The Many Benefits of a Full Mouth Restoration in Bend
added on: April 11, 2022
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Do the words “full mouth restoration” give you just a touch of dental anxiety? While it may sound a bit intimidating, rest assured that your Bend dentist Dr. Josh Prentice will show you all of the benefits of restoring your smile to improve its appearance and overall function. You’ll be… Read More…


Top Tips to Help Clean Bend Invisalign® Aligners
added on: March 23, 2022
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Choosing to undergo Invisalign® treatment is undoubtedly an exciting and super rewarding time in life – no matter if you’re a teen or an adult. With the help of BPA-free, clear aligners that are customized to fit your mouth comfortably, you can have a straighter, healthier smile in no time… Read More…


Smile Troubles? Let’s Invisalign® Them
added on: March 7, 2022

Do you know what is one of the most requested, most life-changing services we offer? It’s hands down Invisalign® in Bend.  Patients of all ages are coming into the office for a chat about how these clear aligners can help them achieve a straighter, healthier smile. What is Invisalign®? By… Read More…


What Are Minimal Prep Veneers?
added on: February 24, 2022
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At Ponderosa Dental Center, your Bend cosmetic dentist, Dr. Joshua Prentice has a variety of options to offer. That’s why we bring you the possibilities of both traditional porcelain veneers and minimal prep veneers for our patients. But what’s the difference between the two, and are there added benefits of… Read More…


Are Porcelain Veneers Right for Me?
added on: February 8, 2022
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No matter what’s imperfect about your teeth, including wear and stains, there’s a good chance porcelain veneers from your cosmetic dentist in Bend can fix it all. Have you been interested in veneers? Are you considering a cosmetic makeover for your smile? Then you’re in the right place at Ponderosa… Read More…


Get Your Bend Cosmetic Dentistry Trial Smile Sneak Peek
added on: January 31, 2022
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Are you making 2022 the year you finally do what you want to when it comes to enhancing your smile? There’s no time and no place better than Bend to get your smile makeover from a trusted, talented professional like Dr. Joshua Prentice. We know that when you turn to… Read More…


Why You Should Make 2022 the Year of a New You (and Smile)
added on: January 14, 2022
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We can say it time and time again, but your Bend dentist is the best to remind you that your smile or your teeth are one of the first things people will notice about you — from Zoom meetings to first in-person impressions. Let’s make 2022 the year you put… Read More…


“How Can I Make My Smile Look Better?”
added on: April 19, 2021

This is one of the most common questions your dentist in Bend gets on a daily basis, and it’s one of the most important questions you can ask if you’re unhappy with your smile. Even though many patients think that cosmetic dentistry is only reserved for celebrities or the rich… Read More…


Make 2021 The Year You Finally Get Your Ideal Smile 
added on: January 21, 2021

It’s easy to put off taking care of yourself. After all, we all know what it’s like when work, life, family, and other obligations get in the way. However, we’ve just turned the calendar on a new year, and it’s tradition to set some resolutions for yourself now for the… Read More…