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Interproximal Cavities
Aug 11, 2020, 10:45 PM
Some people avoid the dentist and justify it by telling themselves that they brush and floss daily, so their teeth must be healthy! This goes double if you’re not having any tooth pain. However, a lack of pain doesn’t always…
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3 Causes of White Spots on Teeth
Jul 27, 2020, 7:41 PM
Many things can leave stains on our teeth, and these stains can come in a variety of colors. Yellow and brown stains are the most common, but there can also be temporary stains from eating brightly colored candy. But what if…
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3 Tips for Healthy & Beautiful Summer Smiles
Jul 13, 2020, 11:08 AM
Summer is here, and while we know kids are thrilled, this change in routine can throw off your family’s regular brushing habits. You can still enjoy summer while also making sure to maintain your dental hygiene! Below are…
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Why to Avoid Letting Your Children Use Their Teeth as Tools
Jun 22, 2020, 8:13 PM
Allowing your child to misuse his or her teeth may cause the teeth to become cracked or fractured. If your child is using his or her teeth for anything other than eating, they risk tooth damage, which could lead to dental…
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What Your Tongue Can Say About Your Overall Health
Jun 8, 2020, 6:37 PM
There are a few health conditions that can manifest symptoms on your tongue. You should be regularly checking your tongue for any signs of a problem. If you ever experience pain in your tongue, please make an appointment here…
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Salivary Gland Stones
May 25, 2020, 10:30 AM
Salivary gland stones, which are also called sialolithiasis, occur when someone has too much calcium in the body, suffers from a bacterial staph infection, or becomes chronically dehydrated. These all cause the salivary…
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What’s the Difference Between Night Guards & Mouth Guards?
May 11, 2020, 1:34 PM
The terms ‘night guards’ and ‘mouth guards’ are often used interchangeably, but there are a few key differences between the two.
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Providing Your Child with a Cavity-Free Childhood
Apr 27, 2020, 9:00 PM
The most common childhood disease is tooth decay, and the CDC has discovered that around 20% of childhood cavities are left untreated. This is a startling statistic, especially because almost all childhood cavities are…
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Options for Dental Filling Materials
Apr 13, 2020, 3:00 PM
Once a dental cavity has been detected, the decayed area has been removed, and the tooth has been cleaned and prepared, it will be time for the dental filling! There are a number of different types of dental fillings in our…
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What to Do if Your Dental Crown Falls Out
Mar 23, 2020, 3:00 PM
Dental crowns are a very common dental restoration. Crowns help to restore the functionality, size, shape and look of a tooth that has been damaged or is misshapen. Dental crowns are also used to protect teeth after a root…
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