What Does A Dental Cleaning Cost?

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Dental Cleaning Costs & Why They Are Necessary Professional teeth cleanings in a dental office with a dentist or dental hygienist remove plaque and tartar buildup on your teeth above and below the gum line. Plaque naturally builds up in your mouth, even with routine brushing and flossing. Regular teeth cleanings can maintain your smile…

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Why Does My Tooth Hurt At Night?

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  Many patients wonder why their tooth pain flares up in the evening. The horizontal position of sleep often amplifies dental pain; when a person lies down to sleep, increased blood flow to the head amplifies the pain or discomfort intensity. If a person has a toothache only at night or a toothache that worsens…

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Top 10 Reasons To Maintain Regular Dental Visits

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  Everyone knows regular dental appointments are essential to dental health.  Below are the top 10 things your dentist would want you to know about dental exams and routine dental appointments! Change your toothbrush regularly. This can be as often as every three months. A toothbrush used regularly will get worn out after three months of…

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What Is The Main Cause Of Cold Sores?

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Cold sores (fever blisters) – are a group of fluid-filled blisters that typically appear at the lip edge and in and around the mouth. A viral infection causes a Cold sore. Cold sores can be uncomfortable and esthetically unattractive. They usually heal in 7-14 days. Cold sores are typically caused by a herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1).…

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Speech Pathology Dentist

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Speech Pathology Language and speech pathology is concerned with issues surrounding speech-language communication disorders. Child maturation includes many milestones, including taking their first step, eating solid foods, as well as speech. The maturation of speech is one of the most critical milestones in the maturation of any child. For most children, speech comes easy, but…

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What Causes Canker Sores?

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Canker sores are very unpredictable and quite uncomfortable for many who suffer from them. Canker sores (apthous ulcers) are white sores, not blisters, that typically occur inside the cheeks, lips, and possibly on the gum tissues. Most canker sores range in size from smallish dots to large coin-sized ulcerations. They can be pretty painful, make speaking, eating, or…

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What Is Crown Lengthening?

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  Often a smile that shows too much gum tissue makes teeth appear too small for your mouth. Most of us have substantial tooth structures. We do not see enough of it to have the full effect on the whole tooth. The exposure of enough tooth structure through bone tissue and gum tissue removal is…

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Plaque Vs Tartar – What Is The Difference?

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  Dental health commercials routinely use the words tartar and plaque but do you know the difference? People and advertisements tend to use the terms interchangeably. While they are closely related, there is a definite difference between the two terms.  What is Plaque? Plaque is a sticky, soft, transparent film that accumulates on teeth and…

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Can Holiday Snacking Be Dangerous?

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As we are in the middle of the Holiday season there are lots of tempting treats to pick on and parties to tempt us.  Most are okay in moderation but some are likely to create problems for your dental health. Issues that could be created include tooth decay and even fractured teeth. Below are a listing of some to…

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