Dental X-Rays

Why Are Dental X-Rays Important?

At most dental checkups, your dentist will take x-rays of your teeth. Have you ever wondered why? Learn more about the importance of dental x-rays below: See More A traditional oral exam can reveal a lot of things about your teeth, but there are many things that simply can’t be seen without the help of […]

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Sleep Apnea 101

Do you sleep for 7-8 hours each night and wake up feeling more tired than ever? You may have sleep apnea. Keep reading to learn more about this common problem. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a term used to describe short, sudden, interrupted breathing when you sleep. If you have sleep apnea, this […]

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An Introduction To Dental Sealants

Are you looking for an easier way to protect your kids from cavities? While teaching your children about dental hygiene is important, sometimes you need more help keeping your kids (and their teeth) healthy and strong. Dental sealants are one tool that can help. Here’s what you should know. What are dental sealants? Dental sealants […]

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Keeping Your Teeth Clean And Strong

Keeping your teeth clean is one of the most important ways to protect your oral health, avoid tooth decay, and prevent gum disease. Here’s what you should know. Brushing Basics Brushing your teeth every day is one important part of protecting your oral health. How often should you brush your teeth? You should brush your […]

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Gum Disease 101

Did you know that gum disease is responsible for about 70% of adult tooth loss? This makes it a serious concern for those who want to protect their oral health. Keep reading to learn more about gum disease and find out how to protect your teeth. What causes gum disease? Gum disease is also sometimes […]

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Sedation Dentistry 101

Sedation Dentistry in Sherwood, OR If you have a serious fear of visiting the dentist, sedation dentistry may make taking care of your teeth a little easier. Regular dental cleanings and checkups are an important part of keeping your teeth healthy, so you shouldn’t let a fear of the dentist damage your health. Sedation dentistry […]

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Start Showing Off Your Smile

Did you know that something as simple as smiling can significantly improve your day, and maybe even your life? Keep reading to find out why you should be smiling more often and how to get a smile you’re proud of. Reasons To Smile More Often Smiling can benefit your mind, your body, and your relationships. […]

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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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