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How to Prepare Your Teeth for Porcelain Veneers

Veneers can be the solution for many dental issues, and porcelain veneers are one of the most popular types of veneers available. These strong, long-lasting, and natural-looking veneers can be the right option for many people, but how do you prepare your teeth for them?  Learn more about porcelain veneers and how to prepare for […]

  • Posted on: Apr 18 2023
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Food Traps: 6 Reasons Why Food Frequently Gets Stuck Between Teeth

Everyone experiences the uncomfortable sensation of getting food stuck between their teeth at some point. Some foods, like popcorn kernels, broccoli, and spinach, are more likely than others to remain in your teeth. If you experience this regularly, however, you may have a food trap. Learn more about what can cause a food trap below.  […]

  • Posted on: Mar 16 2023
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Dental Technology: Top Benefits of Digital Crowns

Dental crowns are a widely used treatment option for restoring damaged or decayed teeth. Over the past decades, there have been many advancements in how dental crowns are made and placed. Along with new materials and placement methods, the technology used to plan and customize dental crowns has changed as well. What are digital impressions? […]

  • Posted on: Feb 21 2023
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Dental Issues that a Mouthguard Can Help

A great oral hygiene routine and regular dental visits can go a long way toward protecting your oral and overall health, but there are certain instances where other measures may be necessary. For instance, if you suffer from teeth grinding or play contact sports, you may consider using a mouthguard.  Mouthguards can offer added protection […]

  • Posted on: Feb 6 2023
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Non-Surgical Gum Treatment: Pros and Cons

Your mouth contains bacteria typically removed daily as you brush and floss your teeth. However, if your mouth is not adequately cleaned of bacteria, this can cause a gum infection called gingivitis and if left untreated, will lead to bone destruction which is called periodontal disease. Treatments for this disease range from non-surgical to invasive […]

  • Posted on: Dec 10 2022
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6 Questions You Never Thought to Ask About Oral Cancer

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 54,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with oral cancer each year. Oral cancer is cancer that forms in any of the parts that make up your oral cavity.  If you have a diagnosis of oral cancer or know someone who does, there are some important questions […]

  • Posted on: Nov 20 2022
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Dentistry in the Modern Age: 6 New Technologies Improving Your Dental Care Experience

Everyone needs regular visits to the dentist, but many people skip these vital health appointments. Many adults haven’t seen a dentist in several years, whether because they can’t find a convenient time or out of fear.  Fortunately, with the development of new dental technology, dentists can deliver better, faster, and more comfortable dental care to […]

  • Posted on: Oct 13 2022
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5 Ways Oral Health Can Impact Your Overall Health

The connection between taking care of your oral health and issues like tooth decay and gum disease is clear. However, did you know that poor oral health can contribute to a wide range of overall health issues? The impact of poor oral hygiene can affect much more than just your mouth. Heart Disease Heart disease […]

  • Posted on: Sep 18 2022
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Is Teeth Whitening Safe for Sensitive Teeth?

Taking care of your teeth requires paying attention to three key areas — aesthetics, comfort, and oral health. Ideally, you’ll want to engage in practices and seek treatments that can benefit all three. Whitening can give you a brighter smile, but how does it affect your comfort and oral health?  Here’s what patients with sensitive […]

  • Posted on: Aug 20 2022
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What to Expect When Getting a Digital Crown

If you have an upcoming appointment to receive a digital crown, you’re probably curious about what the procedure entails. While the digital crown procedure isn’t overly complicated, there are some aspects of it you’ll want to know about before your appointment. We’ve collected that information in this simple guide. We hope it helps you feel […]

  • Posted on: Jul 20 2022
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