Top Reasons To Save Your Natural Teeth

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 Our natural teeth are one of the most important investments we can make in our lives. According to recent studies, about 24% of a group aged 22-36 said when polled that their natural teeth were the number one (1) thing they would like to preserve about their bodies as they get older. The correct dental…

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Control Your Dental Anxiety

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Dental anxiety affects a substantial portion of our population. While most people have some level of anxiety when going to the dentist, some people take it a step farther and are so fearful that they can not even get themselves through the dentist’s front door. Recent statistics show that approximately 15-20% of Americans have avoided dental…

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Men and Their Dental Health

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Men, in general, tend to be less attentive to their overall personal hygiene than women. This can be especially true for men’s dental hygiene as well, according to recent studies. Recent surveys from the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association show that men are less likely than women to visit the dentist…

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Can A Gummy Smile Be Fixed?

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  A gummy smile is a smile that shows an excessive amount of gum tissue under the upper lip. The goal is to create a more toothy smile. There are several treatment options for those with a gummy smile. Some surgical and some non-surgical. The presence of a gummy smile should not be considered an abnormal condition…

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Coronavirus And Your Dental Care

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We are experiencing a turbulent and scary time as a global society. The development of the novel coronavirus (also known as covid-19) has upended many lives and changed others forever. Dental care can sometimes take a back seat in the medical community and in cases like this rightfully so. However, as we have noted many…

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Dental Hygiene Tips For Kids

February is national children’s dental health month. In celebration of kids all over below you will find some helpful tips to keep your children’s smile healthy and bright for a lifetime. Helpful Pediatric Dental Hygiene Tips –Watch What They Drink! – While fruit juice can be a very healthy alternative to energy drinks, soda, and…

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What Are Porcelain Veneers?

In the age of instagram and selfie’s people are always looking for an edge to look better. Cosmetic dentistry offers many options to achieve a whiter, brighter smile. These can include teeth whitening, orthodontics, porcelain crowns, and especially porcelain veneers. Porcelain veneers can give you the smile you always dreamed about with minimal preparation and…

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Your Tongue As A Window To Your Health

The focus of oral health is almost always on the teeth and immediate surrounding tissues. But did you know your tongue can be an area of concern if not checked routinely? The tongue plays a vital role in speaking and eating properly. It can also provide clues to you and your dentist about your overall…

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