General & Family Dentist

2216 IVY RD. STE 205

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22903-4966

(434) 977-4101

My Blog

  • 'Simple' Tooth Extractions are a Common Dental Procedure
    When a tooth is beyond repair due to disease or injury, it may be necessary to remove it. A “simple” tooth extraction is among the most common in dentistry Read more
  • Let Veneers Fix Your Smile
    Find out how dental veneers could boost your smile’s aesthetic value. Do you wish your smile were as perfect as the smiles of the actors and actresses you see on TV? Read more
  • America's (Dentists) Got Talent - for Fixing Damaged or Missing Teeth!
    A recent episode of “America’s Got Talent” featured an engaging 93-year-old strongman called The Mighty Atom Jr. The mature muscleman’s stunt: moving a full-sized car (laden with his Read more
  • There may be more to that Toothache that Suddenly Stops Aching
    If a pain you’ve been feeling goes away, you might believe the problem that caused it is gone too. But that doesn’t mean it has, especially with a tooth. Read more
  • Beyonce Makes Flossing a Family Affair
    As is the case with most celebs today, Beyonce is no stranger to sharing on social media… but she really got our attention with a video she recently posted Read more
  • IV Sedation can help Relax Patients with Acute Dental Visit Anxiety
    Did you know 50% of people admit to some form of anxiety visiting the dentist, with roughly 1 in 6 avoiding dental care altogether because of it? To ease Read more
  • Teeth Whitening Product Safety
      Can whiteners damage your teeth? From an ADA link : "Well" spokesperson Dr. Edmond Hewlett weighs in for The New York Times.   There is no indication that frequent, long-term use of Read more
  • A Royal Fix
    So you’re tearing up the dance floor at a friend’s wedding, when all of a sudden one of your pals lands an accidental blow to your face — chipping Read more
  • World Smile Day
      World Smile Day® will be celebrated on Friday October 02, 2015. This year's theme is "Do an act of kindness.  Help one person smile!".  People around the world embrace this theme Read more
  • Use Partial Dentures Wisely to Protect Your Future Oral Health
    Dentures, removable restorations for missing teeth and gum tissue, can take a number of different forms, but are usually of two different types: complete and partial. A complete denture Read more
  • First Day of Fall!
    Visit our FaceBook page at Michael J. Tisdelle Family Dentistry to see another cute fall (dental) picture. Read more
  • Constitution Day
    U.S. Constitution Day (September 17, 2015) On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created. We encourage all Read more
  • Nancy O'Dell on Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids
    When Entertainment Tonight host Nancy O’Dell set out to teach her young daughter Ashby how to brush her teeth, she knew the surest path to success would be to Read more
  • Back to school dental care ideas
    With over 51 million school hours missed per year because of dental problems, we think it’s pretty safe to say that taking steps to prevent dental problems and dental emergencies Read more
  • Welcome to Our Blog
    Welcome to the Blog of Dr. Michael Tisdelle DDS Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist in the Charlottesville, VA area, we’re excited you are here. With the Read more


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