Gum Disease Awareness Month: What You Need to Know

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Did you know that February is National Gum Disease Awareness Month? This is a great time to learn more about the signs and symptoms of gum disease, as well as how to prevent it in the first place.

Dealing With Missing Teeth: Some Solutions

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Among the different dental conditions that anyone will ever deal with throughout their lifetime, none can make a person feel more insecure than having missing teeth. Although it may seem like a surface-level problem compared to gingivitis and tooth decay, missing teeth can bring about an array of different inconveniences. When you start living with […]

How White Is Too White? What to Know About Teeth Whitening

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Cosmetic dentistry is more accessible than ever before, and many of us continue to favor the look of a sparkly white set of teeth. While some people have attempted purchasing at-home teeth whitening kits and toothpastes that promise to knock your teeth up a few shades, the truth is that nothing is more effective than […]

Debunking 4 Common Myths on Dental Implants

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Losing one, two, or more teeth can have an impact on a person’s self-esteem, but beyond losing confidence in your smile, missing pearly whites can also have detrimental effects on your oral health. Dental implants are an excellent alternative for patients who either cannot or do not want to get dentures. They are the next […]

Hygiene Habits: What to Do After Getting Invisalign Aligners

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The hassle of wearing traditional braces is a thing of the past, with many patients opting for the latest in dental innovation. Invisalign clear aligners can eliminate your worries of wearing a high-maintenance dental apparatus in your mouth. Since they’re not fixed to your teeth, you can comfortably remove them before you eat and drink. […]

Breaking Down Dental Crowns: How Long Do They Usually Last?

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A dental crown is a common dental cosmetic solution that dentists recommend for patients with damaged teeth. The cap is placed on top of the tooth that needs concealing. With a dental crown, the shape, size, and even function of a damaged tooth gets restored. It is an excellent fix to the damaged tooth, but […]

FAQs About Porcelain Veneers: Can They Fall Off, and More

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No matter how well someone cares for their teeth, they can get chipped, cracked, broken, and worn down. If you experience any of these dental problems and want to gain immediate confidence by improving your teeth’s appearance, your dentist might suggest you get dental veneers. Most people get veneers to fix various problems in their […]

5 Strategies for Maintaining a Sparkly White Smile

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Having a perfect smile can really boost your confidence. But over time, our teeth may lose their pearly white color and turn yellowish. Discolored teeth can easily be the reason for someone to feel less insecure. While it’s certainly good news that you can get whiter teeth through a variety of methods, going to see […]

What to Consider When Looking For a Family Dentist

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If you are a parent, you are probably looking for a child-friendly dental office that your kids would be comfortable in. However, perhaps more important is finding one where every member of the family could have a positive experience. You want your children to always be aware of the importance of their dental health, so […]

5 Simple Food Tips to Help Minimize Your Teeth Stains

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Imagine you’re out to dinner with a charming date. You order and eat a hearty meal before going out for a walk, and it seems to be going exceptionally well. You’re both smiling and laughing, until a small part of your brain suddenly gets self-conscious about your stained teeth. Teeth staining is often brought upon […]