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7 Foods and Beverages That Can Damage Tooth Enamel

May 22, 2019

Could your favorite food or drink be damaging to your teeth? If you enjoy acidic products, you might be damaging your tooth enamel. In this article, we will explain the importance of tooth enamel and give you a list of a few foods that can cause enamel erosion. If your favorite treat is on this … Continue reading “7 Foods and Beverages That Can Damage Tooth Enamel”

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Is Your Bad Breath a Sign of a Dental Problem?

May 18, 2019

Bad breath is an embarrassing problem to have. While some cases of bad breath are caused by eating smelly foods or neglecting an oral care routine, other cases are caused by an underlying condition. Keep reading to learn about some common health and dental problems that can cause bad breath. Dental Problems If you brush … Continue reading “Is Your Bad Breath a Sign of a Dental Problem?”

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What You Need To Know About Oral Cancer Screenings

April 23, 2019

Your dental checkup is about more than just cleaning your teeth and checking for cavities. Many diseases start in the mouth, and regular dental exams are an important part of your overall healthcare routine. In this article, we will discuss oral cancer screenings, one of the most important checks a dentist performs. Who Needs an … Continue reading “What You Need To Know About Oral Cancer Screenings”

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Is Professional Whitening Right For Me?

April 17, 2019

Whitening your teeth is a safe and easy way to give your smile a makeover. Is it really necessary to have your teeth whitened at the dentist’s office? Whitening kits are inexpensive and easy to find at the drugstore. While these DIY kits might be convenient, they can’t match the quality of professional teeth whitening. … Continue reading “Is Professional Whitening Right For Me?”

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Preparing For Your Tooth Extraction

March 22, 2019

Tooth extractions are a very common procedure, but they can still be nerve-wracking to patients. If you need to have a tooth removed, there are a few things you can do beforehand to help make your recovery easier. Follow these tips and you’ll be feeling better in no time. Know What to Expect If you … Continue reading “Preparing For Your Tooth Extraction”

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Choosing Between Dental Veneers and Lumineers

March 18, 2019

If you have discolored, crooked, or otherwise imperfect teeth, you might consider a cosmetic procedure. Both dental veneers and Lumineers are popular options for individuals who want to correct their smiles. So what is the difference between veneers and Lumineers? Which choice is right for you? We’ll discuss these two options below so you and … Continue reading “Choosing Between Dental Veneers and Lumineers”

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Why Choose a Dental Bridge Over Implants?

February 23, 2019

The dental implant is often preferred over the dental bridge for replacing a missing tooth or two, as far as most dentists are concerned. Even though this is becoming the norm, there are still situations in which a bridge would be the better choice. Dental implants have a very high record of success, but not … Continue reading “Why Choose a Dental Bridge Over Implants?”

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Get a Smile Makeover with Cosmetic Contouring

February 15, 2019

Imagine you’re at a business meeting or at a party or other social gathering. You’re mingling. You’re meeting new people and socializing, but in the back of your mind you’re feeling self-conscious about your smile and that is causing you to smile less and seem less friendly. If you have chipped, cracked or misaligned teeth … Continue reading “Get a Smile Makeover with Cosmetic Contouring”

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Let’s Talk About Dental Bonding

January 25, 2019

Dental bonding is a process by which a filling material is bonded to the tooth using a special light. This is done to repair, reshape or recontour a tooth or teeth. It has many uses and is often a procedure in cosmetic dentistry. You may be most familiar with it being used as a filling … Continue reading “Let’s Talk About Dental Bonding”

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Why Root Canal Therapy Gets a Bad Rap

January 14, 2019

When it comes to dental care, few things have an undeserved bad reputation quite as much as root canal therapy. Most people spend their lives hearing “root canal” used as a synonym for “not fun.” It’s no surprise they’re hesitant to commit when they need the procedure. Fortunately, things may not be as bad as … Continue reading “Why Root Canal Therapy Gets a Bad Rap”

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