Archive for the ‘ Helen K. Lester, DDS, FAGD, PC ’ Category

Root Canals

“What? I need a root canal!” It seems those are the most dreaded words a patient can hear. While having a root canal is by no means enjoyable, it’s generally no different than any other dental procedure. Why is there such a stigma attached to those words “root canal”? There are several reasons a tooth […]


Bleaching is a topic I am commonly asked about. Does it work? Is it harmful? Will my teeth look like Chiclets? Yes, generally speaking it works. No, it’s not usually harmful and the result is pretty natural looking. The real question is, how long does it last? We are so eager to find a quick […]

New Year

A new year is always a good time to reflect on the past and plan for the future. This past year, I came to the realization that I am not able to reach my professional goals without the help of others.  I am so very fortunate to have colleagues, friends and employees who want to […]