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Getting the Most Out of Your Dental Visit

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A list of 5 things you can do to take advantage of your dental visit.

It’s quite common for people not to look forward to the dentist. Whether it’s the fear of having a cavity or simply it being an inconvenience, going to the dentist isn’t the most enjoyable thing you can do with your day. However, going to the dentist is vital for your oral health and can prevent major health problems. Read More

Thanksgiving Tips for Your Teeth

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Protect your teeth this Thanksgiving with only 4 easy tips

Thanksgiving is the time for cooler temperatures, falling leaves, football, and a big, hearty meal. As fun and entertaining all these things are, one thing that’s vital to remember, especially during the hearty feast, is taking care of your teeth. Read More

5 Ways to Recover Faster After Dental Implants

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Recently got dental implants? Here’s how to have a fast recovery.

Whether it’s a single tooth or a couple, dental implants can help create a beautiful smile when teeth are missing or rotting. As with any procedure, however, it will take some time to recover and your typical day to day routine may need to be held on pause for a while. Although, there are some things you can do to speed up the recovery process.

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Periodontal Disease: The Gateway Disease

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Studies show that periodontal disease has been linked to 22 different systemic diseases.

Metastatic infections, inflammation and inflammatory injury, and adaptive immunity are three basic mechanisms that have been identified as having a potential role in the associations between periodontitis and systemic diseases. Periodontal infections develop through inflammatory processes and become chronic periodontal pathology with systemic impact if left untreated. Read More

Periodontal Disease: How to Prevent and Treat it

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Adding these simple habits to your daily routine can help prevent this awful inflammatory disease.

If left untreated, periodontal disease can cause the gums and support bone structure to deteriorate. It can then lead to gum recession or even tooth loss. Studies have also shown that periodontal disease is linked to life-threatening diseases such as cancer and diabetes. Thankfully, however, there are ways to prevent such a terrible disease. Read More

Dental Implants

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What Are the Benefits of Dental Implants?

dental implantsSometimes, a tooth has to be removed.  This is called an “extraction.”  There are many different reasons that a tooth might need to be extracted, but if the bottom line is the removal of an adult tooth then your next question might be, “What now?”.  If you don’t want to go through life with a gaping hole in your line-up of pearly whites, then dental implants might be right for you. Read More

Do you suffer from Dentophobia?

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Scary Dentist

Odontophobia, dentophobia, fear of going to the dentist – whatever you want to call it, it is very real for some people. I even once heard a woman say she would rather bare a child than go to the dentist. Statistics show that still a whopping 50% of the population seeks dental care only when they are in pain! Well, dentistry has come a long way in 50 years and –not to minimize those who have dental fears – there are many new methods and treatments which should help minimize even the most anxious of patients.
Here is some info that may help:

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