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13th of May 2019

The importance of a routine dental exam

Nowadays, we don’t really think about dental exams and cleanings as being of vital importance. However, these checkups are not only a vital key to our dental health, but to our overall health as well. Getting regular dental cleanings does more than just keep those pearly whites sparkling.  Without them, dental diseases, cancers, and other…

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1st of April 2019

Root Canal: The Art of Tooth Saving

 The infamous root canal: we’ve all heard of it and the horror stories that come along. Back 50 years ago, a root canal was a painful procedure that was avoided at all costs. Now a day, a root canal procedure is nothing like it was back 50 years ago. Advances in dental medicine have positively…

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4th of March 2019

Why flossing is essential to your dental health

Although seen by many as an optional addition to oral health, flossing is an extremely important element of dental health. Using dental floss not only helps to prevent tooth decay, but also assists in keeping our gums healthy. It cleans bacteria away from the gum line and removes plaque and food stuck between the teeth,…

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11th of February 2019

Sippy Cups Can Contribute to Decay and Deformation. Learn Why You Should Transition Kids Quickly.

When it comes to your toddler’s health and safety, dental care should not be overlooked or underestimated. Proper oral hygiene from a young age can set your child up for dental success in the future. Children should see a dentist as early as 6 months, or at the eruption of the first tooth.  But while…

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7th of January 2019

Dental Sensitivity

Tooth pain when consuming hot and cold products is a common issue among adults, but what causes this pain and is it considered normal? According to recent surveys, 1 in 8 adults in the United States suffers from some degree of constant tooth sensitivity. However, it is estimated that nearly half of all adults have…

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5th of December 2018

The Importance Of Oral Health In Aging Adults

Dental health is an important aspect of overall health at any stage of life. Over the course of our lives, our teeth are subjected to years and years of wear and tear. Teeth get worn down from chewing, grinding, and plain old use. If we are not careful in our old age, we might be…

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5th of November 2018

Easing Dental Anxiety & Phobia

For a lot of people, going to the dentist is nothing more than personal maintenance, making and showing up to the appointment. However, a percentage of the population suffers from a phobia of the dentist, dental instruments, and, in extreme cases, anything in or around their mouth. This dental phobia can stem from previous memories…

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1st of October 2018

Avoid the High Risk of Cavities During Halloween

Halloween is notorious amongst dental professionals for being one of the most popular holidays to have an active role in the creation of cavities. With Halloween right around the corner, your child’s dental health is of the utmost importance. Having a healthy mouth during Halloween isn’t just a myth, you don’t even have to restrict…

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5th of September 2018

Back-to-School Checklist: Why You Shouldn’t Skip the Dentist

Going back to school is an exciting time for both parents and children, but making sure your child starts the year on the right foot can be a difficult and overwhelming task. Ensuring that your children are prepared in more ways than just materials can help set them up for success academically and socially. Dental…

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1st of July 2018

Turn 1-Hour Into Peace of Mind and a Wealth of Health

Many times when patients call, they’ll tell us, “I just need a checkup,” as if this is simply a box they need to check. What they may not realize is that making that call and scheduling their dental appointment is creating value for them that they probably don’t even realize. Your 1-hour checkup appointment is…

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