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The Process of Dental Implants

There are two types of dental implants, each which their own slightly different process. The first is when you are replacing one or several teeth with permanent implants. The second is when you get a full denture. Both of these … Continue reading

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How to Cope With TMJ

If you have TMJ, chances are you’ve already visited your dentist to get on a treatment plan and are somewhere on the road to recovery. However, the pain may still be sticking with you during treatment, so we’ve compiled a … Continue reading

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The Affect of Dry Mouth on Teeth

Dry mouth is a fairly common condition clinically known as xerostomia. Most people who have it experience it most strongly when they first awake. Their mouths often feel dry, scratchy or sticky. It is always uncomfortable and can lead to … Continue reading

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Tooth Grinding – How Your Dentist Can Help Treat It

Too many folks don’t recognize just how terrible enamel-grinding can be on the overall health of their mouths. As soon as you’ve started this terrible habit, it can go on for many months and years in which the enamel is … Continue reading

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Acid Reflux Effects on Teeth

Acid reflux and GERD can take a significant toll on teeth enamel, dissolving it and making teeth sensitive and more likely to decay. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than seven million people suffer from … Continue reading

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A Minute for Teeth Whitening

Who doesn’t want a brighter, whiter smile? There are several ways to whiten your teeth, all with varying degrees of effectiveness. From simply using toothpaste or mouth rinses to using over-the-counter products such as whitening strips, these “do it yourself” … Continue reading

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Let Us Help With Your Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a sleeping condition that’s most well known as snoring, or when someone snores and stops breathing. It’s gaining a lot of awareness in both the medical and dental communities, and we actually work with medical professionals to … Continue reading

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Are You Suffering from TMJ?

TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction) is a condition in which you experience moderate to severe pain in your head or neck region due to a condition in the Temporomandibular Joint, which typically has several treatment options: Modifying your diet to eat … Continue reading

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Exams: What to Expect

Dental exams are essential to keep your oral hygiene at the top of its game. Brushing and flossing at home will help keep your mouth healthy, but you also need an expert’s eye to ensure overall oral health. Your number … Continue reading

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How Often Should You See A Dentist?

According to research, there is no magic number of set visits to the dentist to keep your mouth healthy and your smile bright. Interestingly, experts say that how often you need to go depends more on your gum tissue and … Continue reading

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