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Why Dental Implants Are a Worthy Investment

The modern dental implant has been around since the 1970s. Fast-forward to today, the dental implant is considered an optimal option for tooth replacement. Although having a dental implant may be costlier than other options such as dentures and bridges, many of our patients ultimately find that having dental implants proves to be an investment […]

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How what You Eat Affects Your Teeth

You may not think about it much, but what you eat has a pretty big impact on the health of your teeth. Most people know that eating food that is rich in calcium will be good for their teeth. But what type of calcium are you getting? Are you aware of the amount you consume […]

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What is Root Canal Therapy?

A root canal is the standard procedure that dental professionals use when treatment is needed in the deepest parts of a damaged tooth. The best way to prevent damage to the teeth is to practice regular oral hygiene, such as brushing two or more times a day, flossing and rinsing at least twice a day […]

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Foods that Destroy Your Teeth

You don’t have to eat all vegetables to have a healthy mouth. In fact, there are some very tasty recipes that are excellent for your teeth for many reasons. By sorting through your food choices a little more closely, you may find that you’re investing way too much in sugary snacks and sides. In addition, […]

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Foods that Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Do you realize that one of the best ways to keep your mouth healthy is to eat the right foods? Certain foods will help you keep your teeth, gums, and mouth in overall tip-top shape. The best thing about it is that these foods are also healthy for the rest of your body. And once […]

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Why You Should Keep Your Dentist Appointments

If you are like most people, you grew up with your parents harping on you to brush your teeth all the time. They usually told you to do it because it’s good for you. Hopefully, you weren’t frightened off at an early age from going to your regular dentist appointments. Your parents might not have […]

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Facts about Periodontal Disease

Periodontitis is so common that studies show half of the population in America over the age of 30 has it. This condition is known in dental circles as the most advanced form of the disease you can get. The reason for this staggering statistic is not hard to grasp. People don’t like to take care […]

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How to Recover Quickly from Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Healing and recovery following wisdom tooth extraction varies from one person to another and can be influenced by a combination of factors such as your age, lifestyle, and general state of health. Below is a quick guide to help you recover and heal quickly following wisdom tooth removal. The First 24 Hours Following Extraction Expect […]

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Preventive Dental Measures for Everyone

While going to the dentist annually is important, taking care of your teeth everyday is what is going to make the difference. When you perform preventative dentistry, you are essentially being your own dentist. You can avoid mouth and gum disease, enamel wear and cavities by practicing personal dental hygiene on a regular basis. Brushing […]

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Choosing a New Family Dentist

If you’ve moved into a new area or your previous dentist has retired or left the area, you are probably looking for a new dentist. Here are a few suggestions for finding a new family dentist. Consider the neighborhood you are moving to and look for the closest family dentist in the area. If you […]

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