I had made a mistake about my appointment....I was a week early! However they worked me in and did... Read MoreLorraine Brown
I went to this office with the reasoning it was listed as a dentist that accepted our insurance. I figured... Read MoreTimmy M.
I would love to tell you about the magical personalities of the staff is why I have been using Advantage... Read MoreArt Hale
This was undoubtedly the best dental experience ever for me. With 3/4 caps, implants, one veneer and a small... Read MoreNorine Arundell
Dr. Richins had to do a lot of intricate work in my mouth today. I don't nub very well naturally... Read MoreSherry Y.
Best staff and welcoming office!Courtney Andrus
I’ve been going there for three years. Totally courteous, totally friendly, and most of all totally great work.
I wouldn’t... Read MoreRobert Houska
I have been using advantage dental since I was about knee high absolutely love the staff very friendly and professional,... Read MoreTravis Waggaman
Dr Richins is brilliant, no matter what my problem has been in the past he has always taken the time... Read MorePaul Williamson
Whether you are new to Meridian, Kuna, Nampa or Boise, or are just looking for a new family dentist, Advantage Dental Center can fill your needs.
Recent Blog Posts
Are your teeth tender? From acidic foods to certain toothpastes, a number of culprits could be to blame. You brush with too much gusto. Sometimes tooth sensitivity comes from brushing with too much force or with too hard-bristled a toothbrush. Over time,...
So many people have heard horror stories or have had bad experiences at the dentist. Dr Richins had them too and he has done everything he can to make sure that doesn’t happen to his patients. See what he can do for you.
A visual that still haunts me is that of Tom Hanks taking out his own tooth with an ice skate in the movie “Cast Away”.It stirs memories from my childhood dental visits and a dentist that did not believe in numbing. When I chose to become a dentist, I vowed that no...
We all have it, and we try to hide it! Sagging skin is one of the most common signs of aging and one of the most difficult things to hide. Until recently, the only option to fix it was with a face lift which is both expensive and a slightly terrifying prospect! ...
“My child grinds his teeth when sleeping – sometimes so loud it wakes us up. Is this normal?” The answer is “Yes” and maybe “No.” “Yes” - grinding is a normal response to your child’s growing/changing dentition (arrangement or condition of the teeth), and the majority...
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Dentistry at its finest
We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions we have received from patients. Questions like what is decay, why do I need a crown and is a tooth worth saving? Read for yourself…
Our hygienist gives plenty of wonderful advice. However, once we leave the dentist office, it’s hard to remember everything. Here are some suggestions for many of the common patient concerns we often hear about.
Using The Latest TEch
Technology is a wonderful thing, and advancements are being made in dentistry often. Dr Richins spends a lot of time researching the new technology to be sure he serves his patients in the best way possible.