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Let’s face it—no one wants to undergo a dental extraction. Yet, for one reason or another, they’re necessary at times to ensure the health of your teeth and gums for the long-term. If you’ve been told you need a tooth
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While some see a healthy smile as sparkling white or straight teeth, the health of your gums are the real marker of oral wellness. When gums are unhealthy, they can cause costly problems for your entire mouth. One of the
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If you don’t brush and floss your teeth daily, it’s no secret that you may be more susceptible to developing cavities in your teeth—but slacking on those necessities aren’t the only things that can bring trouble to your mouth. Here
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Having a bright, full smile isn’t the only reason to take care of your oral health. In fact, did you know that keeping your teeth clean and gums healthy is crucial for overall health? While visiting us for regular appointments
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Every day, patients walk into our practice and leave an hour later with a brighter smile. But teeth whitening isn’t magic—though the incredible results it offers can certainly make it seem that way. Let’s take a closer look at the
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When we experience stress, we usually think about it expressing itself in ways like emotional swings, tight or tense muscles, and even poor quality of sleep as our minds race and become difficult to power down. But did you know
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It’s something each of us do every morning and night—brush our teeth. But what is it that actually gets our teeth clean? Is toothpaste just a magical, minty gel that keeps us cavity free? Well, kind of. But there’s a bit
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Want to keep smiling for years to come? In addition to keeping up with your regular dental visits as well as brushing and flossing each day, you’ll want to consider your diet. The foods you eat every day play a
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Most of us have been there before—you wake up with a tingling in your mouth that doesn’t feel quite right. In the next couple of days, a sensitive, sometimes burning, canker sore appears. While canker sores will typically heal on
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You may have heard the saying, “You’re never fully dressed until you have your smile”. It’s true, because it’s not only the first thing people look at, but also really tops off your outfit and gives a lasting impression
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When you’re driving or walking in the park and someone smiles as they walk or drive past, how does it make you feel? This simple, effortless gesture goes such a long way to not only those around you but
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Millions of people around the world avoid going to the dentist due to fear and anxiety, so it’s safe to say this is a common fear. But why? People are anxious about seeing their dentist for a number of reasons.
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