Dr. Ben Lambeth, DDS & Dr. Megumi Lambeth, DDS

310 East Main St., Suite 335 | Carrboro, NC 27510

Your Halloween Candy Questions Answered

It’s October, and Halloween is fast approaching! While we hope our patients have figured out their costumes and decorated their homes, we want to take a minute to talk about Halloween candy and its effects on your teeth. With many children (and adults!) looking forward to Halloween candy, it’s important to know how you can … Continued

Root Canal Therapy FAQs

No one wants to hear that they need root canal therapy, which is widely rumored to be one of the most painful dental procedures. What exactly is root canal therapy, and is it possible to avoid it? Here, we answer the most common questions that our patients have about root canal therapy. Why Would I … Continued

Dental Implants & Dentures: Pros and Cons

When you’re missing teeth, you often end up feeling like you’re missing out on life a little bit. You can’t smile with confidence or enjoy your favorite foods anymore. There are a number of tooth replacement options, but the most popular are dental implants and dentures. Dental Implants & Their Benefits For a permanent replacement … Continued

Does My Oral Health Affect My Overall Health?

Many people are quick to assume that poor oral health results in stained teeth and cavities only. In truth, it can also mean a difference of life and death. Failing at proper cleaning can result not just in rotting teeth, but also in a host of possible health concerns that affect other parts of your … Continued

Clear Braces vs. Traditional Metal Braces

Getting a straighter smile has become easier than ever with the introduction of revolutionary clear aligner orthodontic options. But are they right for you and your smile? At Milltown Family Dentistry, we offer ClearCorrect™ clear orthodontics, and we think they’re pretty great. Let’s take a look at how they stack up against traditional metal braces … Continued

Spring Cleaning Tips for your Bathroom

Spring is in the air, and in addition to the warmer temperatures and colorful flowers, there’s the usual itch to tidy up your home. That’s right, it’s time for some spring cleaning. Box up your winter clothes, scrub the baseboards, and… organize your bathroom? Yep! What better time than now to make sure your bathroom … Continued

Japanese Dentist: Dr. Megumi Lambeth

Are you a Japanese speaker in the Carrboro-area looking for a Japanese dentist? You’re in luck! Dr. Megumi Lambeth of Milltown Dentistry is fluent in Japanese and is happy to accommodate patients who primarily speak Japanese. Early Life Born in Tokyo, Japan, Dr. Megumi Lambeth moved with her family to the United States when she … Continued

Professional Teeth Whitening: What to Expect

At Milltown Family Dentistry, we want to help you achieve your best and brightest smile. Just whitening your teeth can make a world of difference! We offer several different whitening options, so you can choose the right method for your budget. Here are a few things you should know about professional whitening. Is Professional Whitening … Continued

No Dental Insurance? Try Our Membership Plan!

Are you or your family members avoiding routine dental care or much-needed dental work due to the high cost of dental care? Has a lack of dental insurance left you unable to fit dental care into your family’s budget? If so, you are not alone. Each year, thousands of Americans routinely avoid dental care due … Continued

Is Aligner Therapy Right for Me?

If you’d like straighter teeth but don’t want to deal with the hassles of traditional braces, your dentist may suggest aligner therapy as an effective alternative. Milltown Family Dentistry uses ClearCorrect aligner therapy to gently and invisibly align your teeth without the unaesthetic look and high maintenance of braces. There are many advantages to choosing … Continued