Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist

| October 2, 2018

Your smile is something that goes with you everywhere, and it’s probably one of the first things people notice about your appearance. That’s why it’s really important you do your homework when you choose a cosmetic dentist.  Read on to learn about the different types of cosmetic dental treatments and

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Is Chewing Gum Good for Your Teeth?

| August 22, 2018

If you’re a gum fan, you may be wondering whether you’re helping or harming your teeth with your habit. Fortunately, we’ve got the answer right here. Read on to learn about how gum chewing impacts your teeth and what type of gum to look for, if you’re going to chew. 

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Does Laughing Gas Help at the Dentist?

| July 23, 2018

If you’re fearful about getting dental work done, we’d like to help put your fears to rest. Learn more about laughing gas or, as we call it in the biz, nitrous oxide. The more you know about this common sedation option, the more relaxed and comfortable you’ll feel when you

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How to Prepare for a Root Canal

| June 28, 2018

You’ve got your root canal blocked off on your calendar—now what? How should you prepare before the “big” day? What precautions should you take? Learn what you need to do to get ready—mentally and physically—for your root canal.  Can I Drink or Smoke Prior to My Root Canal?    Sorry,

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Common Root Canal Myths & What to Know

| May 23, 2018

Root canals have a bad rap. If there’s one dental procedure that strikes terror in the heart of patients more than any other, usually it’s the root canal. Yet, a root canal is actually pretty simple—it involves nothing more than removing the damaged area of a tooth, then cleaning and

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How Does IV Sedation Work At The Dentist?

| April 25, 2018

Unfortunately, many patients who could benefit from dental work avoid going to the dentist out of fear. However, dentist offices have come a long way since the dental visits you may remember from your childhood. Today, we have amazing sedation options at our disposal, meaning that patients with dental phobias

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How to Take Care of Your Dentures

| March 28, 2018

If you’re new to dentures—or are considering them—you probably have questions about denture care. We’re happy to guide you through the subject! Keep reading to learn how to clean, whiten, and care for your dentures. What Are Dentures? Dentures replace missing teeth and are typically removable. The 2 types of dentures

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What Is the Link Between Gum Disease and Cancer Risk?

| February 7, 2018

If you’ve been neglecting your brushing and flossing, we strongly encourage you to start taking care of your oral health! Poor oral hygiene causes gum disease, and not only is gum disease bad for your overall health, it’s also been linked to cancer. Learn what researchers have discovered about this link, what

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Do Root Canals Hurt, and Do I Need One?

| January 11, 2018

If there’s one dental procedure that patients worry about, it’s a root canal. Over the years, this common procedure has gotten such a bad rap in the media that people tend to fear it unnecessarily. Fortunately, we’re here to clear up the misconceptions about root canals. Read on to learn

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Night Guards: What They Are and Who They Benefit

| December 11, 2017

Are you in the dark about night guards? We’re here to help! There are plenty of people who could benefit from a night guard and you may be one of them. Read on to learn what they are and why you might need one. What are Night Guards? A night

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