What Is Dry Socket?

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  A dry socket (also referred to as alveolar osteitis) is a severe dental condition that can occur after removing a permanent adult tooth. Most patients understand there will be some level of discomfort following any oral surgery procedure. Many are prescribed pain medication before leaving their dental office. Generally, most patients do not even need…

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Dental Emergency – Broken Tooth

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  Dental emergencies and accidents happen, and they are rarely convenient. They tend to occur after hours when your dental office has already closed. Below are a few dental emergencies and what to do if they happen to you. Broken Or Cracked Tooth Teeth are powerful and can withstand tremendous forces. But they can break,…

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Be Prepared For A Dental Emergency

A dental emergency can arise at just about any time and place. A dental emergency can occur as a loose crown, fractured tooth, or even a toothache. Many homes and even cars have emergency first aid kits in case of a medical emergency. Most do not even think twice about adental emergency until they happen. Are you ready…

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Signs That You Need To See Your Dentist

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Dental signs and symptoms are often overlooked if they do not involve pain.  Ignoring the issues may cause much bigger problems for you if not treated. How do you know if you need to see a dentist right away? Below are some signs and symptoms that should give you an idea about when to make…

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What Are The Warning Signs Of An Impacted Wisdom Tooth?

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Wisdom teeth eruption or removal has become a young adults right of passage into adulthood in recent years. Most parents are well aware of the need to remove those pesky wisdom teeth long before they present a problem. Dentists are likely to recommend that wisdom teeth be removed before they become an issue. However, for…

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Handling A Dental Emergency

 A dental emergency can arise at any time. We can limit the chance of a toothache type of dental emergency by seeking regular dental care. Most dental issues take months (and in some cases years) to develop. A dental emergency can also occur following even the slightest trauma. Being prepared with a few items in…

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Preventing Tooth Decay

Tooth decay (also called dental cavities) is the destruction of tooth structure. It can affect both the enamel (outer layer) and the dentin layer (inner layer) of the tooth. Tooth decay is the most common cause of loss of teeth and it affects almost everyone at some point in their lives. Tooth decay is also the second most common disease…

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Dry Socket…What Is It?

Dry socket (also called alveolar osteitis) is an extremely painful dental condition that can occur after removal (extraction) of a permanent adult tooth. Having a tooth removed is generally not something anyone looks forward to. Most people understand there will be some level of discomfort following the procedure.  Many are given a prescription for pain medication before leaving…

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