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At Nelson Dentistry, we do our best work every day, with every patient! We take pride in providing for all of your general dentistry care. And don’t worry if you have a particularly tricky treatment need, because we’ll help get you to the right specialist for the job!
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Whether you’ve been coming to the office for years, or it’s your first time, my staff and I will do our best to give you fantastic service. I absolutely love that moment when I bring a new smile to a patient’s face.
Dr. Jonathan Nelson
Please watch the video that I (Dr. Nelson) put together for you. Yep, that's right, I enjoy working with technology so I created, directed, and starred in this movie! I'm planning to make more videos in the future too in order to help you become more informed and to show you my practice, how I work, and what my treatment philosophies are.


How a Dental Bridge Replaces Missing Teeth and Protects Your Bite

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When you are thinking about options for restoring a missing tooth, dental implants are probably one of the first solutions you might consider. While an implant is an excellent choice, many patients seek other options. A dental bridge can be a great alternative that can restore your tooth and protect your bite. Here is how a dental bridge can benefit your smile.What is a Bridge?A bridge is ideal for replacing one or more missing adjacent teeth. Using healthy teeth to anchor dental crowns, we attach prosthetic teeth to the crowns so they fill in the open space and complement your smile. A bridge is a fixed appliance, which means that ...

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Is Teeth Whitening Safe?

Your teeth have lost a bit of their luster, and you have heard that whitening may be a good solution. You wonder if it's safe? How long will the results last? Is it worth the cost? Dr. Nelson has answers for you! Here we will discuss your options for teeth whitening in Missoula, MT and what they entail so you can make the right decision for your needs.Over-the-Counter Whitening OptionsThere is a wide array of generic whitening choices at your local grocery or drug store. In fact, the options may seem overwhelming; where do you begin? While many of them are effective for some patients, it really depends on the results ...

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Schedule Changes for Fall 2017

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This fall Dr. Nelson and Brianna will be taking a continuing education course that runs on a series of Tuesdays (and one Wednesday), which will change our normal hours of operation a bit. While our typical office hours are Tuesday-Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, during the weeks of the course, we will instead be open the corresponding Monday.You are more than welcome to still email or call and leave us a voicemail on those days we are gone, and we will make sure to return your message as soon as we get in the following morning. The days we will be out of the office are as follows:Tuesday, ...

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I routinely have patient’s asking me what their options are for teeth whitening. They simply want a whiter, brighter smile. And really who doesn’t? In the past I was able to give you the options for bleaching, which include 1 hour in office bleaching, custom made bleaching trays that you can put bleaching gel in, or finally to get over-the-counter Whitestrips. In the past Nelson Dentistry has been able to offer everything but the Whitestrips. Well not any more! We have now partnered with Crest to provide you Whitestrips for purchase in our office at a competitive price for your convenience. If getting Whitestips is something you’ve been meaning to ...

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Did you know that there are about 56 general dentists in Missoula, and less than 6 are open on Fridays??Starting this month (March) Nelson Dentistry is now open:Tuesday 9am – 7pmWednesday 9am – 7pmThursday 7-am – 5pmFriday 7am – 5pmThis gives you the option to see us at times more convenient to you, after normal work hours on Tues & Wed and before work on Thurs and Fri! We’re also pretty excited about offering you a day that very few other dentists in the area offer – Friday. So if you have a dental emergency, and your normal dentist is closed, don’t hesitate ...

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