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  • Your little one’s smile is one of the cutest things you have ever seen – fortunately you can do more than schedule dental cleanings to protect it. We encourage parents to consider dental sealants for added [...]

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    In the depths of cold, gray winter, the idea of spring garden certainly seems like a breath of fresh air. While warmer weather is still a ways away, you can get a jumpstart on the beautiful blossoms that await [...]

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    You may feel hopeless about a severely damaged tooth or a tooth that seems too aesthetically damaged for cosmetic care. For teeth in need of extreme help, we offer beautiful dental crowns to protect, cover, and[...]

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    You may wish for a brighter smile and wonder why your daily brushing with whitening toothpaste and consistent flossing simply doesn’t get the job done. Rest assured, your efforts are worthwhile since they [...]

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    It’s that time of year again, when the glistening snow is falling and we cozy up with friends and family to celebrate the winter holidays. While we certainly hope you will remember to brush your teethafter [...]

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    Permanent dental implants create long-term value and comfort by eliminating several of the disadvantages associated with removable dental prosthetics. Foremost among these is the preservation of facial [...]

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    Many years ago, a patient whose tooth fell out or was extracted had limited options, none of which were especially appealing. We now offer several choices to restore your smile and oral health following the [...]

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    Compared to such common oral health concerns as cavities and chipped teeth, adult tooth loss can be considerably more devastating in both the short- and long term. For this reason it is very important that you [...]

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    Several muscles are involved in breathing and swallowing, including those in your jaw, throat, and mouth. For example, some muscles help support your tonsils, uvula, tongue, and walls of your throat. If the [...]

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    Root canal. Are there any dental procedures less welcomed than a root canal treatment? A root canal treatment, also called root canal therapy, is the procedure commonly performed to treat and seal a tooth that [...]

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    Adult tooth loss is one of those things that you might like to think could only happen to other people. And dentures? More of the same. This might be true in a perfect world, but the truth is that an estimated [...]

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    Did you know that tooth loss affects men and women of all ages? Many people believe that losing teeth is just another part of growing older, which is a dangerous assumption. Most people who lose teeth do so as [...]

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    Tooth loss, once thought to be a natural part of the aging process, has now been proven to be anything but. Teeth are designed with the ability to last your entire lifetime, but only if you commit to their care[...]

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    A professional dental cleaning may not be the most exciting item on your to-do list, but it is certainly an important one. Many people fall into the trap of “I brush my teeth daily, why bother?” Actually, [...]

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    Bubble wrap. Bubble gum. Bubbly champagne. All things that pop, and almost always in a gratifying way. A popping, clicking jaw? Not so much. TMJ disorders affect the joints that hold together your jaw and [...]

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    Making room in your busy schedule is one of the most difficult aspects of keeping yourself healthy, especially when it comes to squeezing in things like physical exams and dental appointments. Aprofessional [...]

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    If you have ever shuddered to think of needing root canal therapy or having a crown placed over a damaged tooth, you may be an ideal candidate for biomimetic dentistry. This innovative way of looking at oral [...]

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    Dentures are an effective means of replacing teeth that have been lost or extracted, but they are no longer the gold standard for dental prosthetics. That distinction belongs to dental implants, a permanent [...]

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    Gum disease, an infection of the gums and connective tissues holding your teeth in place, claims more adults’ teeth than any other injury or oral health issue. Periodontal disease begins as gingivitis, a mild[...]

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    When you visit your dentist, the last thing you wan to hear is the dreaded C-word:cavity. Learning that you have a cavity is never ideal, but the good news is that modern dental materials and techniques make [...]

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    It seems like such a simple thing, scheduling a dental appointment. Still, there remains some confusion about how often you should visit your dentist for basic preventive care. Is it like a physical exam from [...]

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    The mouth’s of babes…generally a clean slate. We have the opportunity as parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents, and/or caretakers to set them on a path for fantastic dental care. Begin them on a regimen of [...]

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    Oral-systemic health studies focus on a variety of connections between oral bacteria and overall health. Some of the big ones include heart disease, diabetes, strokes, and Alzheimer’s disease. Figuring out [...]

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    Feeling disappointed about the appearance of your smile because of poorly aligned teeth can become increasingly frustrating over time. You may even find that you cover your smile with your hand or your lips. [...]

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    Do you suffer from aesthetic concerns that make you feel less than fantastic about your smile? If anything, you should feel wonderful about the way your smile looks. After all, you show it off when you laugh or[...]

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    Looking for something interesting to do before holiday season truly kicks off and you’re too busy baking pumpkin pie and wrapping presents for much else? Give yourself and your loved ones the pre-holiday gift[...]

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    Have you ever been accused of being a heavy snorer? Perhaps you have even woken yourself up on occasion? If you suffer from snoring and find that you experience surprising exhaustion on a daily basis – even [...]

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    If you’ve had recent life changes such as moving to a new town or a new state, you may need a new dentist. Starting from scratch with all of your healthcare needs is not generally the most pleasant prospect. [...]

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    When you have discomfort which seems to radiate from your teethall the way into your jaw, into your head, and maybe even down into your neck, you may not necessarily think there is a dental cause. No matter how[...]

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    Dental health plays a huge role in your overall health. Having healthy gums and teeth has been related to avoiding bigger, more serious conditions like heart disease, strokes, and Alzheimer’s. A goal of a [...]

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    Vitamin D occurs in nature and helps you to regulate your mood. This is why people who live in parts of the world that don’t see a lot of sun during certain times of the year have higher rates of depression. [...]

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    For millions of adults, gum disease can have dire consequences for the health and appearance of their smile. Fortunately, serious and widespread dental problem can be prevented with a few simple tips. At [...]

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    What happens when you damage a tooth or develop cavities? You will require repair to protect the health and stability of your tooth. To return your smile to full function and health, you may benefit from [...]

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    Do you have one dog at your feet, another above your head, and two purring kitties between you and your partner while you’re trying to sleep at night? This may make an adorable, soft, and snuggly image, [...]

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    Dental implants have many advantages, not the least of which is the fact that they can last a very long time, when cared for properly. But are there advantages to dental implants beyond that? There certainly [...]

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    If you ever notice blood in the sink when you’re brushing your teeth, or what is known as a pink toothbrush (where blood stains the bristles) you may have some form of gum disease. When a patient has [...]

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    Does the term “root canal” give you pause? Unfortunately, many people assume this vital endodontic treatment is a long and uncomfortable procedure. In fact, root canal therapy is vital for protecting the [...]

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    Do you find yourself fighting to stay awake at different times during the day? If you sleep with a partner, and they have ever complained about your persistent snoring, or noted that you seem to stop breathing [...]

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    Dental fillings and dental crowns are common enough that you have most likely heard of them. In fact, you may even have one or more in your own mouth. Dental fillings are the most common dental restoration that[...]

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    Do you clench your teeth? This response to stress or anger may begin completely subconsciously. In fact, if you’re stuck in traffic, or in the middle of a huge fight with a friend or family member, you may [...]

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    Dental checkups might not be something you look forward to, but if you remain on schedule, a regular cleaning and examination is bound to be fast and simple. The very act of putting off your dental appointments[...]

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    Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ) symptoms can be quite different from one person to the next. The condition afflicts more women than men, and often manifests in the form of severe and chronic pain in the [...]

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    You may consider berries to be a super food as the media has often professed. Rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and nutrients, blueberries to raspberries to strawberries have all been touted as a great supplement[...]

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    When a tooth is decayed from infection or is badly injured from trauma, you may require dental restorations. The purpose of restorative dentistry is to rehabilitate the form and function of a damaged tooth. The[...]

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    Educating patients on the best manner in which to perform dental self-care is basically the same no matter the age of the patient. While dental teams tend to assume that adults have already learned how to brush[...]

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    Don’t let bad habits destroy your teeth! The consequences could cause you a lot of pain, physically and financially. Thanks for visiting our website. No matter how strong you think your teeth are, [...]

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    It’s that time of year where a lot of illnesses are going around. A common question is, should you replace your toothbrush after you are sick? Can you become re-exposed to the illness through your toothbrush?[...]

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    The article below offers helpful advice regarding foods that could have adverse affects on your teeth. Thanks for visiting our website. With so much attention today toward what foods are healthy and [...]

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    When your dentist diagnoses you with a cavity, the last thing you want to imagine is a dark, conspicuous filling in your mouth that occasionally causes you sensitivity. The first thing you hope for? To [...]

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