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Oral Health

What Kinds of Toothpaste Should I Use?

Regular brushing is the cornerstone of good oral health, but many people overlook a crucial aspect of this routine. By just grabbing a random toothpaste off the shelf, you’re undermining the effectiveness of your daily brushing routine. Here are a few tips to determine which toothpaste is best for you and your teeth! Stained Teeth

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What to Do About Grinding Your Teeth

Bruxism, commonly known as grinding or clenching your teeth, may not seem like a big issue. After all, everyone grinds their teeth at some point or another. But chronic, regular teeth grinding can have severe consequences, and many unknowingly grind their teeth in their sleep. Over time, grinding can wear down enamel, which will make

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How to Detect a Cavity Early

Cavities are among the most common types of decay you’ll encounter from sub-par brushing and flossing practices. Lingering food particles and bacteria will eat away at the enamel of the tooth, creating a small hole. Beyond simple prevention and regular visits with a Dentist, the most important action you can take with cavities is to

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The Three Worst Liquids for Your Teeth

Many of our patients inquire about the best foods for dental health, but few consider the large impact liquids have. Today, we’d like to share some information on this important topic and remind you to brush your teeth after consuming drinks that can negatively impact your oral hygiene. 1: Alcoholic Beverages Alcoholic beverages can do

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The When, Why and How of Dental Crowns

It’s normal to feel apprehensive about any dental procedure, and the installation of dental crowns is no exception. But dental crowns are actually a quick, easy, and effective way to protect vulnerable teeth and restore a beautiful smile. When a Crown Is the Right Choice Your dentist may recommend a dental crown as a solution

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Beyond Brushing: Gum Health

When discussing dental hygiene, we tend to focus on our teeth and how to properly brush and floss them. However, it’s also important to discuss how best to take care of what holds them in place: your gums. Paying attention to your gum health will help you better identify any potential issues and solutions to

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Ask the Dentist: Is Nitrous Oxide Safe?

Many of our patients wonder about the efficacy and safety of nitrous oxide, also known as “laughing gas,” as a sedation method for dental procedures. Nitrous oxide is indeed a safe sedation method. Read on for details on how and why it is used. Using Nitrous Oxide in Dental Procedures When it comes to sedation

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Taking Care of Your Oral Health Over the Holidays

The holidays are a time of celebration and indulgences. Many of us take time to visit with family and friends, travel perhaps, and distance the demands of work from our minds. It’s a terrific time of year to recharge and renew the bonds that we cherish, but it’s an unavoidable fact that the holidays will

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Ideas to Protect Sensitive Teeth

If you experience sensitive teeth, you know just how difficult it can be to enjoy everyday things like a warm cup of coffee or tea or even a sweet treat. Usually, tooth sensitivity is the result of worn down enamel. While you can’t exactly restore this enamel, there are steps you can take to reduce

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