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How to Choose An Orthodontist: What You Need To Know

February 19, 2018

Orthodontic care is a big investment. Since braces and other alignments require regular appointments for at least a year, it’s important to choose the right...

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Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Should You Choose?

January 23, 2018

When it comes to orthodontic care, patients now have more options than ever. Invisalign, Damon braces, ceramic bridges, and traditional metal braces can correct all...

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How Much Do Braces Cost For Kids?

January 18, 2018

It’s an important question that many parents ask when they find their children need orthodontic care: How much do braces actually cost? While you mostly...

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Need a Dentist, but Don’t have Insurance?

January 8, 2017

Over time the health of your teeth can start to take a hit. The older we get the more susceptible our teeth become to decaying...

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Study Finds Children In Las Vegas Have More Cavities Than The National Average

January 4, 2017

Across the United States, tooth decay is significantly more common among children than other well-known childhood ailments such as asthma and hay fever. In Nevada,...

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A Full Checklist for Choosing Your Pediatric Dentist in Las Vegas

December 29, 2016

Parents want to provide their children with the best dental care they can, but finding a pediatric dentist in Las Vegas you can trust with...

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To Pull or Not to Pull: Wisdom Teeth

December 22, 2016

For many years, removing the wisdom teeth of a teenager or young adult was considered to be a routine part of transitioning into adulthood. Many...

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Proper Gum Care Can Prevent Costly Procedures Later

December 14, 2016

A well-rounded dental hygiene routine also includes steps to maintain health gums. While brushing provides some coverage to your gums, brushing alone may not be...

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How Your Teeth Can Affect Your Career

December 12, 2016

In many situations, people are ashamed or embarrassed by the condition of their teeth. This could weigh heavily when dealing with others, especially if you're...

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Three Ways to Get Coffee Stains off Your Dentures

December 4, 2016

Just as coffee can leave stains on natural teeth, it can also discolor your dentures. Regular cleaning at your dentist's office, using specialty denture cleansers...

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4 Tips to Help You Avoid Dental Emergencies

November 26, 2016

Dental emergencies can be among the most serious and painful ordeals you will experience. It is important to always have a plan in place just...

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Dentists Suggest 8 Ways to Keep Your Teeth Clean and White

November 22, 2016

Everyone wants to have cleaner and whiter teeth and nobody wants a mouth that sends people the other direction. Thankfully, a healthy smile is easier...

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Teeth Tell the Tale: What Your Oral Health can Reveal about Your Overall Health

November 16, 2016

Until recently, there wasn’t much of known a connection between your oral health and your overall health, but it turns out there is in fact...

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3 Tooth Trends That’ll Never Go Out of Style

November 12, 2016

There's an entire industry devoted to creating perfect smiles -- stark white and straight as an arrow. Some people march to the beat of a...

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November 11, 2016

DA-Ai TV a Chinese based television network aired our most recent patient outreach program in November 2016. Project BDG (BDG’s Non-Profit Organization) partnered with the Tzu Chi...

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5 Foods and Drinks that Help Fight Tooth Decay

November 7, 2016

The food we consume has the power to nourish our bodies or make them sick, and the same holds true for our teeth. We all...

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Dentists May Start Recommending this Simple Technique for Pain Relief

Most people have heard that alternative treatments such as acupuncture, massage, and even hypnosis can be used for pain relief. In particular, massaging the hand...

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Pediatric Dentists Encourage You to Teach Your Kids Good Habits

November 1, 2016

Be prepared, Mom and Dad.  They're bound to ask at some point. To enstill good habits, it's important to start early on.  Teach your children...

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5 Reasons Your Dentist Wants You To Floss Every Day

October 26, 2016

For many people, flossing is like an old friend who happens to live nearby: You only see him every so often, but you feel like...

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Ask the Dentist: What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

October 22, 2016

Sensitive teeth are a common complaint for dentists to hear; but what actually causes this sensitivity? Here are some possibilities. Source: ayushveda.com via Jo on...

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How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

October 14, 2016

Fear of going to the dentist is extremely common. In fact, it's one of the most commonly held fears out there. However, fear or not,...

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Flossing Before or After Brushing: What the Dentists Say

October 7, 2016

Everyone already knows the importance of flossing. It helps prevent the build-up of plaque and tartar, keeping your pearly whites happy and healthy. But is...

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Las Vegas Dentist Recommends Everyone Get Screened for Oral Cancer

October 2, 2016

Around 40,000 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer each year, and 8,000 will die as a result of oral cancer, according to statistics provided by...

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Breathe Easier: 5 Fresh Breath Tips from Your Las Vegas Dentist

September 29, 2016

Did you know that Americans spend over $10 billion every year on breath freshening products? Additionally, bad breath is not only uncomfortable for you and those...

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Can The Hard Water In Las Vegas Harm My Teeth?

September 25, 2016

If you live in Las Vegas, you probably already know that we have hard water. But what exactly is hard water, and how does it...

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Ouch, My Teeth are So Sensitive! 6 Possible Reasons Why

September 16, 2016

Are you experiencing sudden tooth sensitivity? Las Vegas dentists employ a method called differential diagnosis to identify sources of pain, which uses the process of...

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Overcome Challenges To Create Your Dream Multi-location Practice

September 10, 2016

Dr. David Ting, CEO of BDG Dental Services, founded the practice in 2002 and has since expanded to 23 locations in Nevada, California, and Arizona,...

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Brushing Tips from the Dentists (There’s More to it Than the 2-Minute Mark)

September 3, 2016

Brushing our teeth is something we do every day, but there's a lot more to it than we think. Here are some tips for things...

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An Apple a Day Keeps the Dentist Away: 7 Cavity-Fighting Foods

August 30, 2016

Certain foods can act as natural toothbrushes. Discover which ones in this list of 7 foods to eat to avoid a trip to the dentist....

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3 Reasons to See A Dentist Regularly

August 23, 2016

Regular trips to the dentist are an essential part of overall well being, yet it's estimated that more than 50% of Americans don't see their...

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Love Your Smile Within 2 Weeks

August 22, 2016

With all of the celebrities flashing their perfect, pearly whites it can be difficult to not be self conscience. Even if you have slightly crooked...

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Pregnancy and Oral Health: Signs It’s Time for a Dentist

August 16, 2016

There is no question that pregnancy affects the entire body. The surge of hormones that occur during pregnancy often affect a woman’s oral health. Understanding...

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Choosing a New Dentist for Your Kids

August 14, 2016

Pediatric dentists specialize in the oral health of children. They take steps to ensure that kids feel comfortable while in the exam room and talk...

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Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Orthodontic Treatment Should You Use?

August 9, 2016

Those who have visited orthodontists in Las Vegas before may already know about the different teeth-straightening treatments available to them. Both braces and Invisalign straighten...

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Things Your Dentist Wishes You Knew

August 6, 2016

Dentists spend many years training before they enter their field and then spend many more hours in continuing education. They share much of the knowledge...

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Common Benefits of Using Full Dentures

August 2, 2016

When you're missing teeth or have some that should be removed due to previous damage, you may want to consider the use of full dentures....

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Services Offered by After-Hours Dentists

July 30, 2016

An emergency or after-hours dentist is a dentist working in a practice or a clinic that provides treatments and services outside of regular business hours....

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Three Ways to Pay for Dental Care Without Any Insurance

July 26, 2016

Regular dental checkups are essential to your dental and overall health. People without dental insurance often skip these important visits and delay getting fillings and...

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DIY Dentures: How to Clean Your Dentures Naturally

July 21, 2016

Even though you may have dentures as opposed to natural teeth, denture care is still of the utmost importance. The way that you would clean...

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Identifying and Treating Gum Disease

July 18, 2016

If you frequently notice a bad or unusual odor in your mouth and feel pain in your gums, you may suffer from gum disease. Though...

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How to Stay Calm at Your Next Dental Appointment

July 16, 2016

Whether you head into the dental office for a simple checkup, a filling or something a little more time consuming, you may feel so nervous...

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Will Orthodontic Braces Result in White Spots on Your Teeth?

July 14, 2016

There are not many events quite as thrilling for you, as well as your parents, as the day one of the orthodontists in Las Vegas...

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Techniques Used by Dentists to Remove Plaque Deposits from Teeth

July 10, 2016

Plaque is a result of leftover food on your teeth. Bacteria go to work metabolizing the nutrients in the food, leaving a scaly substance on...

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How to Prevent Bacteria from Growing on Your Dentures

July 4, 2016

Proper storage of your dentures is essential to maintaining a good fit and long life. Good storage techniques also help to minimize the amount of...

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Three Tips for Handling an Emergency Dental Filling Problem

June 30, 2016

Dental fillings are cemented into place to protect your tooth from further decay and to allow you to enjoy optimal functioning of your teeth. A...

Dental Care without Insurance in Las Vegas

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How to Get Quality Dental Care Without Insurance

June 24, 2016

You may encounter times in your life when you need dental work done, but you do not have insurance to help you cover it. In...

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Why You Should Get Screened for Oral Cancer

June 20, 2016

Cancers of the mouth and the oropharynx region can be detected through oral cancer screening completed at your regular dental visit. When signs of these...

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Common Signs That You Might Need Dentures

June 15, 2016

Many people assume that everyone will need to wear dentures when they get older. While a large number of people do wear false teeth, those...

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Pay for Dental Care with New Financing Programs and Plans

June 12, 2016

When you lack dental insurance, you probably dread the thought of making an appointment with your dentist. If you can't afford a regular checkup and...

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When Should Kids Be Seen by an Orthodontist?

June 8, 2016

Orthodontists in Las Vegas help children, teens and adults overcome their oral health issues and concerns through a variety of customized treatment options, such as...

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Signs of Periodontal Disease That Require Professional Help

June 3, 2016

Healthy gums are pale pink to bright pink in color. Poor gums may have white streaks, look puffy or turn a bright red color. Gum...

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Should You Choose Dentures or Implants?

May 28, 2016

If you are dealing with tooth loss, your dental professional may have recommended either dentures or a dental implant to you. Both are viable options...

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The Toll Poor Dental Hygiene Takes on Your Health

May 24, 2016

Taking care of your teeth will protect you from a variety of health issues that can affect both your teeth and body. If you do...

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How to Avoid Tooth Decay and Cavities

May 21, 2016

Keeping your teeth healthy is essential to both your oral health and overall health, as tooth decay and other oral health problems can lead to...

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Steps Dentists Take When Filling a Cavity

May 17, 2016

Metal fillings were common for a number of years before dentists discovered the benefits of composite fillings. Made from a combination of materials, this type...

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Should You Choose Veneers or Porcelain Ceramic Crowns?

May 14, 2016

Cosmetic dentists use veneers and crowns to repair and restore teeth. But how do you know which one is right for you? The answer depends...

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Three Reasons Why Your Dentist Takes X-rays of Your Teeth

May 10, 2016

When you go to the dentist, one of the parts of your exam will be x-rays. About once each year, your dentist in Summerlin will...

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Orthodontists Offer More Than Just a Pretty Smile

May 5, 2016

Even through braces give you a more beautiful smile, there are so many more benefits of orthodontic treatment. You will find that straight teeth will...

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How Long Will My Dental Implants Really Last?

May 1, 2016

There is no guarantee that these devices will last forever, but dental implants are made with some of the most durable materials in the world....

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How to Care for Your Dentures So That They Last

April 27, 2016

Well-made dentures are an investment in your oral health and your enjoyment of food. A well-made pair of dentures is also important to your self-esteem...

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Emergency Dental Care for When Your Tooth Has an Infection

April 24, 2016

A sudden and severe pain that is located in a specific part of your mouth can have many causes. A cavity, a chipped tooth, loose...

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Affordable Dental Care Options for the Uninsured

April 20, 2016

Though it may not feel like it, there are many dentist who are willing to help patients without dental insurance to get the care they...

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The Social Advantages of Taking Care of Your Teeth

April 16, 2016

A beautiful smile can instantly captivate an entire audience. Unsurprisingly, the condition of your teeth has a major influence on how others perceive you. Multiple...

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How to Care for Your Child’s First Lost Baby Tooth

April 13, 2016

Losing a baby tooth is a milestone event for every child. Many children get excited about becoming more grown up and having a visit from...

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How Often Should You Schedule a Dental Checkup?

April 10, 2016

A dental check up is a regular appointment that you make with your dentist. While the dentist may not take a new set of x-rays...

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Simple Signs Braces Are Right for You

April 7, 2016

  The way your teeth develop depends on a number of different factors, including whether you used a pacifier as a kid and how well...

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When to Make an Emergency Appointment with a Dentist

April 3, 2016

Even if you have a dentist you love and someone you visited multiple times in the past, you might hesitate when you experience pain or...

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Replace a Poor Smile with New Dentures

March 30, 2016

Dentures work to replace the teeth that the dentist extracts beforehand. You can wear dentures on just your bottom or top or on both. If...

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Healthy Gums and Teeth Start With the Right Toothbrush

March 25, 2016

When it comes to tooth decay and gingivitis, proper prevention starts with daily care. The staple of all oral care is the toothbrush. Unfortunately, many...

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Paying for Dental Check Ups without Health Insurance

March 21, 2016

The Affordable Care Act gave Americans the ability to buy health insurance at a lower price than they paid in the past. Even with the...

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How Your Dentist Can Treat Your Sensitive Teeth

March 17, 2016

If you regularly experience the discomfort of sensitive teeth, dentists in Las Vegas offer in-office treatments that may help to alleviate your pain and lessen...

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Pay for Dental Appointments Without Insurance

March 14, 2016

Health insurance helps you pay for the large costs associated with your health care. Many plans have a deductible, which refers to the amount you...

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When and How a Dentist Extracts a Tooth

March 9, 2016

Dentists would rather fix your tooth than extract it. Removing a tooth leaves behind a hole and may make your teeth shift inside your mouth...

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Improve Overall Mouth Health with Orthodontic Help and Treatments

March 4, 2016

  When you smile at yourself in the mirror, are you happy with the way your mouth and gums look? If you suffer from gingivitis...

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Regular Dental Checkups Help Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy

February 29, 2016

Even if you’re scrupulous about brushing and flossing your teeth regularly at home, it’s important to visit a dentist twice a year for routine oral...

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How to Minimize Embarrassing Odors That Come from Your Dentures

February 24, 2016

Your mouth is a warm, dark and moist environment, which creates ideal growing conditions for bacteria. As bacteria grow, they make metabolic products that release...

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What to Do If Your Dental Crown Falls Off

February 16, 2016

Many people have one or more dental restorations such as crowns. These dental restorations are used to protect a tooth that has had a root...

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How to Pay for Dental Work Without Dental Insurance

February 9, 2016

If it has been a while since you were seen by a dentist because you do not have insurance for dental care, you do not...

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How to Choose the Best Flossing Method for Your Teeth

February 4, 2016

During your semi-annual check up with dentists in Las Vegas, you will likely be reminded about the benefits of flossing your teeth. Flossing helps to...

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Properly Cleaning Teeth While Wearing Braces

January 31, 2016

When you wear braces, certain foods are off limits for good reason. Some foods can become wedged between the metal bands of the braces and...

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Three Benefits of Fluoride Treatments for Adult Dental Patients

January 28, 2016

  Most children receive a semi-annual application of fluoride on their teeth as a way to help prevent them from getting cavities. A dentist in...

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Upgrading Your Smile

January 25, 2016

A dazzling smile that can serve as your passport into the many types of experiences that make living in Las Vegas so rewarding. However, many...

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Choosing a Filling for Your Cavity

January 22, 2016

A cavity is a small or large hole inside your tooth. Usually caused by some type of decay, it may appear as a small brown...

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How Dentists Achieve a Comfortable Fit for Your Dentures

January 18, 2016

When you are preparing to get a new set of dentures in Las Vegas, you want to make sure that the finished product will fit...

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What to Do in a Dental Emergency Situation

January 13, 2016

Just like any medical emergency, when you find yourself facing a dental emergency there are certain things you should do to aid in your injury....

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Brushing Gently: Your Key to Healthy Teeth

January 8, 2016

Brushing your teeth regularly is very important for good dental health, but it is possible to brush too hard or too often which can lead...

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3 Ways Restorative Dentistry Can Save Your Smile

January 4, 2016

The goal of restorative dentistry is the treatment of oral health problems, which includes restoring your teeth and supporting tissue back to a functional state....

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Surprising Causes of Bad Breath and How to Fix It

December 30, 2015

Bad breath is not only socially uncomfortable, but it can also lower your self-esteem and self-confidence. You may be surprised to learn that bad breath,...

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Cosmetic Dentistry from Ancient Times

December 28, 2015

Many different cosmetic dental procedures are commonly performed on patients today and offered by dentists in Summerlin. However, archaeologists learned that, surprisingly, the dental technique...

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Three Main Reasons to Get Braces

December 24, 2015

Having braces may be one of the stereotypical reasons kids get made fun of in Hollywood films, but roughly 50 percent of people wear braces...

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Common Causes and Professional Solutions for Nighttime Tooth Grinding

December 22, 2015

If you wake up in the morning with jaw pain, tightness or popping sounds, you could be grinding your teeth at night. Dentists can tell...

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Caring for Your Dentures While Traveling Across the Country

December 20, 2015

Taking a long road trip is the vacation dream of many. Being able to cruise the roads at your own pace and stop at all...

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Do You Have a True Dental Emergency?

December 18, 2015

You may be aware of the recommendation to receive preventive dental care with an oral hygiene exam twice per year, and you may book these...

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Tips for Finding Affordable Dental Care

December 16, 2015

Regular dental care is important for a bright white, healthy smile, and it can impact total body health and well-being. This may include cleanings, x-rays...

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Choosing the Healthiest Holiday Treats for Your Teeth

December 14, 2015

Each year during the holiday season, tables abound with sweet, sticky and crunchy treats. While these treats may taste great, they can also cause problems...

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Three Reasons Why You Should Use Prescription Toothpaste

December 11, 2015

If your teeth are not as healthy as you would like them to be, or if you are prone to cavities or have frequent tooth...

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The Importance of Your Child’s Retainer After Braces Come Off

December 4, 2015

Orthodontic treatment for your pre-teen or teenager can seem endless, but the day that the braces are finally removed is cause for celebration. Top orthodontists...

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The Three Best Holiday Treats for Your Teeth

November 28, 2015

Part of the tradition of the holiday season is to prepare and enjoy special seasonal foods. Many of these foods are rich, sweet and savory,...

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Why Your Dentures Might Be Hurting Your Mouth

November 21, 2015

Whether you've recently been fitted for dentures or you've been wearing the same pair for a couple of years, you might notice problems with your...

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Get Dental Care With No Insurance

November 14, 2015

It can be hard to get to the dentist if your insurance doesn't cover visits, but it's not impossible. Your dental care is important, so...

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Three Services That You Can Get at an Emergency Dentist

November 7, 2015

When you experience a dental emergency outside of your dentist's usual appointment hours, you do not have to sit at home and wait in pain....

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Health Conditions That Necessitate Frequent Dental Checkups

November 4, 2015

Most dentists recommend that people in average health come in for dental checkups every six months. These visits include a cleaning and exam to check...

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Avoid These Three Holiday Treats for Your Dental Health

October 30, 2015

Each year, most people like to indulge in some of their favorite holiday treats and sweets. Fudge, peanut brittle, rock candy and Christmas cookies are...

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Using a Physical Examination Helps Diagnose Oral Cancer Sooner

October 21, 2015

Oral Cancer: The Importance of Physical Examinations in Saving Lives Oral cancer is not one of the most well-known cancers. It does not have its...

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What to Do When You Get a Toothache While Wearing Braces

October 19, 2015

What to Do When You Braces Cause a Severe Toothache Orthodontia is a process in which orthodontists in Las Vegas use metal and plastic devices...

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Symptoms That Mean You Need to Go to the Dentist Right Away

October 7, 2015

These Dental Symptoms Mean You Need to Visit the Dentist Even if going to the dentist is something you do not enjoy, certain symptoms suggest...

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Learn What to Do When a Filling Falls Out of Your Tooth

September 23, 2015

Three Things to Do When a Dental Filling Falls Out When an old amalgam or composite dental filling falls out of a tooth, you might...

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The Different Types of Dentures

September 16, 2015

Partial Dentures versus Full Dentures: Understanding Your Personal Dental Needs Tooth loss is a natural part of life. Although it is not the most glamorous...

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How to Afford Dental Care When You Don’t Have Dental Insurance

September 9, 2015

Three Ways to Make Dental Care More Affordable Healthy teeth are essential for overall good health. Brushing, flossing and using a fluoride rinse are helpful,...

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Top 3 Foods for Dental Health

September 2, 2015

The 3 Foods You Should Eat to Promote Dental Health When your dentist advises you to avoid sugary foods, you cannot help but feel a...

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Treasure Those Baby Teeth

August 28, 2015

The Necessity of Baby Teeth We all know that baby teeth are temporary. Is there really a need to care for them properly? Parents often...

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Why You Should Always Keep Your Mouth Healthy and Clean

August 24, 2015

Why Oral Health is So Important The key to a healthy and confident smile is great oral hygiene and health. Though it may feel cumbersome...

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Keep Your Child Safe by Pulling Their Teeth the Right Way

August 21, 2015

Growing Up Too Soon: Tips for Removing a Child's Tooth Watching a child develop is one of the joys of being a parent. When a...

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Common Oral Health Concerns

August 17, 2015

Issues That Commonly Occur With Oral Health When it comes to your oral health, there are a vast amount of issues that can negatively affect...

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The Denture Making Process and Development

August 14, 2015

How Dentures are Made and Selected for Your Personal Situation The process of getting dentures in Las Vegas is a personal one that requires a...

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Dealing With an Impacted Tooth Emergency

August 10, 2015

When to Seek Emergency Care for an Impacted Tooth A toothache is a sign that something is wrong. At best, a toothache is just a...

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How to Pay to Get Dental Work Done Without Insurance

August 7, 2015

How to Pay to Get Dental Work Done Without Insurance Whether an individual is in between jobs or works for company that doesn't offer dental...

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How to Maintain Good Dental Hygiene in College

August 3, 2015

Three Tips for Good Dental Hygiene While in College Starting college is a busy time in anyone's life. From finding your way around campus to...

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How Cavities Can Form

July 31, 2015

Dental Hygiene 101: The Top 3 Causes of Tooth Decay From toddlers to seniors, no one is immune from experiencing tooth decay. Although some people...

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Most Important Reasons to Visit the Dentist

July 27, 2015

Why You Need to Visit the Dentist Regularly While children typically get regular dental checkups, adults often fall behind in this area. If you're one...

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Water Flossers Provide Many Oral Health Benefits

July 24, 2015

The Benefits of a Water Flosser Although many people brush their teeth thoroughly twice a day, half of adults in the United States have gum...

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Common Oral Health Problems That You Should Never Ignore

July 20, 2015

3 Oral Health Symptoms That You Should Never Ignore Regular visits to the dental office and impeccable hygiene habits at home will prevent a vast...

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The Benefits of Dentures

July 17, 2015

If you're considering getting dentures in Las Vegas, then you're probably interested in learning more about dentures and the benefits that they offer. While many...

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The Importance of Preventative Dental Maintenance

July 13, 2015

While it might seem obvious about why caring for your teeth and gums is so important, many individuals might not understand how the state of...

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Experience the Benefits of Routine Dental Checkups

July 10, 2015

Visiting the dentist is an important component to achieving long-term dental health. Not only can routine visits help keep your body free from infection and...

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Extractions for Wisdom Teeth and More

July 6, 2015

Dentists and oral surgeons use the term extraction when referring to the way they remove a tooth from a patient's mouth. Extraction is often a...

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How to Take Care of Your Smile

June 27, 2015

A smile is worth a thousand words, or so goes the popular saying. No matter what your age, dental hygiene is essential to your oral...

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3 Things Your Teeth May Be Affecting Other than Smiling

June 26, 2015

Teeth are an important facet of life. Whether you're in the public eye within Las Vegas or you're simply in need of food, these small...

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Identifying Which Type of Dentist You Need

June 25, 2015

There are many different types of dentists, so identifying the right one you need in order to maintain your oral health can be a challenge...

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Scheduling a Child’s Very First Dental Visit

June 21, 2015

Most dentists recommend that children's first dental appointments are scheduled by the time they celebrate their first birthday. However, this estimate could change based on...

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The Advantages of Dental Implants

June 19, 2015

A study by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons shows that 70 percent of Americans will be missing at least one tooth by...

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Common Situations in Which You Need an Emergency Dentist

June 15, 2015

Many dental-related problems stem from months of neglect, such as the development of cavities or gum disease. However, if sudden pain develops in your teeth...

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Common Things People without Dental Insurance Do

June 13, 2015

If you do not have dental insurance, it can be tempting to skip your yearly checkups or to try to find other ways to avoid...

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Bad Tooth Fairy: The Importance of Treating Cavities

June 11, 2015

Everyone needs to know the importance of seeking treatment for a cavity. From kindergarteners to retirees, people of all ages can get a cavity. Although...

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What to Expect for Your First Trip to the Dentist

May 29, 2015

Going to the dentist for an examination and teeth cleaning can be an intimidating process, especially if it is your first time. Dentists are professionally...

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Treatment Options for Gum Disease

May 27, 2015

Gum disease begins with an infection from the buildup of plaque on the teeth and around the gums. When the first signs of gum disease...

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Are Adult Braces Really Worth It?

May 25, 2015

Most people automatically associate teenagers with braces, but today there's truly no age limit placed on orthodontic care. It's becoming increasingly popular for adults to...

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How Gum Disease and Systemic Diseases Are Connected

May 21, 2015

Studies indicate that gum disease and several systemic diseases are related. It was originally thought that the link was bacteria, but later research shows that...

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Why Should You Keep Your Dentures in Good Condition

May 19, 2015

Taking care of your dentures is just as important as keeping your natural teeth healthy, as dentures can help you maintain a beautiful smile. Although...

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Why a Dentist May Decide You Need a Tooth Extraction

May 15, 2015

There are several different reasons your dentist may decide to pull your tooth, especially if it has become damaged by decay or trauma. In some...

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Understanding Cavities and Their Treatment

May 13, 2015

When you go to the dentist for your regular checkup, you may discover that you have cavities. If you have never had a cavity before,...

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Causes of and Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease

May 11, 2015

Gum disease, or periodontal disease, is a range of inflammation in the gums and is caused by plaque buildup usually from not brushing and flossing....

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Visible Signs That You May Have a Cavity

April 26, 2015

Cavities can be problematic to identify but if left untreated, they can lead to dental problems that are more serious in nature. One of the...

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Keeping Your Teeth in Great Shape without Dental Insurance

April 25, 2015

Since the release of the Affordable Care Act, many of the ways we used to handle health, vision and dental insurance has changed. A growing...

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How to Keep Your Breath Fresh While on the Road

April 24, 2015

Whether you're driving across the state or across the country, spending many hours on the road can wreak havoc on your dental hygiene routine. As...

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How Do You Know if You’re Ready for Dentures?

March 27, 2015

For many people, finding out that they need dentures isn't the best news. You may think you're too young for them or that dentures will...

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How to Handle a Dental Emergency

March 25, 2015

No one plans on dental emergencies, but they happen to almost everyone at one point or another. This can be a situation involving yourself, a...

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Non-Oral Diseases That Dentists Can Often Detect

March 18, 2015

You depend on your primary physician to detect and monitor health conditions, and you go to that doctor when you become sick with the flu...

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Tips For Stronger Teeth & Healthier Smiles

February 17, 2015

As the body ages, it is normal to notice a decline in the durability and health of your teeth. Strong teeth are often considered an...

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Cavities Aren’t Just For Children

February 15, 2015

When most people hear that someone they know has a cavity, the conversation usually turns to teaching young children about proper oral hygiene habits to...

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6 Tips to Help Keep Your Child’s Teeth Healthy

February 5, 2015

Although children's baby teeth will eventually fall out, they are the place holders for your child's adult teeth. This means taking care of them is...

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Why You Should Consider Having Wisdom Teeth Removed

January 29, 2015

For many years, there has been a debate among the general public and dentists in Las Vegas about wisdom teeth. The debate concerns whether they...

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Study Shows Chewing Gum Traps Harmful Bacteria

January 26, 2015

If you are like one of the many American adults not planning on visiting the dentist this year, the importance of good oral hygiene habits...

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5 Reasons to Visit your Dentist Regularly

January 21, 2015

A recent survey showed that only 64.7 percent of Americans visited a dentist in 2013, down from 65.7 in 2008. While many would rather forego the dentist...

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Readying Your Child for Regular Dental Visits

January 5, 2015

Getting your little ones geared up for regular dental visits can be challenging. If they don’t know what to expect before their first visit, the...

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3 Reasons to Treat A Fractured Tooth as an Emergency

December 22, 2014

Dental emergencies can spring up at any moment. Most of these instances are accompanied by pain, letting us know we should seek the help of...

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The Post-Graduation Dilemma: Life without Medical Coverage

December 19, 2014

For many of the young adults who have graduated and are headed into the work force, it comes as a shock just how elusive a...

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Athletes Need To Pay Close Attention To Dental Care

December 18, 2014

It takes skill, practice and determination to become an athlete. While athletes tend to take great care of their bodies, their mouths are often neglected...

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DIY Toothpaste Recipes Make Fun Science Projects for Kids

November 24, 2014

Most of us have a preferred brand of toothpaste that we have used almost religiously for years. While big brand toothpastes are always a great...

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Should Baby Teeth be Removed from a Child?

November 3, 2014

Parents often want to know if having their child's baby teeth removed is a good move. Generally speaking, baby teeth will come out on their...

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What Dental Supplies do you Need When You Travel?

October 30, 2014

Taking care of your teeth is very important. When you travel, you cannot just forget about your normal dental routines. If you do, it could...

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Properly Handling Dental Emergencies

Anytime you injure your teeth or gums, it should not be taken lightly. Depending on the extent of the issue, dental injuries could be very...

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Why Your Dentist May Not Approve of your Choice of Toothpaste

September 22, 2014

Over the past few years, a large number of oral hygiene and different personal care products have featured small, plastic beads for aesthetic purposes. But...

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5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip Your Next Dentist Appointment

September 17, 2014

Most of us know that maintaining regular dental appointments benefits the teeth and one's overall health. However, it's easy to overlook your dentist appointment, perhaps...

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5 Unexpected Things Dentists Can Find Out From Your Teeth

September 2, 2014

When you’re sitting in that dentist’s chair, you usually have a wad of cotton between your teeth and a couple of surgical tools poking around...

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August 22 is National Tooth Fairy Day! 7 Ways You and Your Kids Can Celebrate

August 21, 2014

Whether you've embraced your role as the household tooth fairy or sigh at the prospect of leaving a small gift in exchange for your child's...

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What to look for when choosing a pediatric dentist for your child

August 19, 2014

The thought of going to the dentist is frightening enough, even for an adult. Between the loud noises, strange surroundings and uncomfortable procedures, it's no...

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How to Find a Great Dentist in Las Vegas, NV

August 13, 2014

Finding a good dentist in Las Vegas doesn’t have to be difficult. With the right help, you can find the best dentist for your specific...

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What Questions Should You Ask Your Las Vegas Orthodontist?

August 12, 2014

It’s common to have questions when seeing an orthodontist for the first time. Here are a few of the things you should consider asking your...

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When Should I Start Taking My Child to The Dentist?

August 4, 2014

Some parents aren't aware of the importance of dental health in their children in the years before they lose their baby teeth. While their first...

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Teeth Issues Top Reason For Youth Hospital Visits

July 28, 2014

When it comes to dental hygiene, kids are frequently delinquent in their teeth cleaning habits. It’s hard to get children to practice proper dental hygiene,...

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Low Income Populations Most at Risk for Oral Health Issues

July 24, 2014

The consequence of not having dental care can be deadly. In 2007, Deamonte, 12, passed away when bacteria from a untreated abscessed tooth spread to...

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Las Vegas Dentist Recommends Oral Cancer Screenings

July 2, 2014

According to statistics provided by Las Vegas dentist, Dr. Sarika Anand, DDS, and BDG manager Bridgit Fly, roughly 40,000 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer...

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Mom Tips: Mothers Share Their Secrets on How to Get Kids to Brush

June 10, 2014

We all want the best for our kids, but sometimes they don't see eye to eye with us when it comes to daily tasks like...

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What Causes a Fear of Dentists?

March 19, 2014

Do you dread going to the dentist? Do you put off check-ups for as long as possible? You're not alone. According to one estimate by Dental...

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Brushing After You Eat: Why It Might Not Be a Great Idea

February 25, 2014

If you ask around, the majority of people will tell you they have been told since early childhood that it is important to brush their...

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Every Smile Has A Story: Kim Nova

February 22, 2014

You feel this genuine care from them. You're not just someone else that's coming through the door. Going to the dentist is a little nerve-racking...

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8 Happy Facts About Smiling & Laughter

February 20, 2014

Did you know that there are 19 distinct types of smiles? Each one is unique in its own way, and only your dentist can keep...

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Every Smile Has A Story: Teneka McQueen

February 19, 2014

What I look for most in the dentist is flexibility because I have two children. My job's hours are kind of off the wall and...

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Study Finds Poor Oral Hygiene and Junk Food Can Lead to Heart Disease

February 18, 2014

You’ve almost certainly been warned, ever since you were a child, of the dangers of sugar. Your parents always tried to break you of your...

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Every Smile Has A Story: Nina Porter

February 17, 2014

It's very important to me that my daughter's also have a great smile. With Boston dental, there's a lifetime care available so I don't have...

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Every Smile Has A Story: Gutierrez’s

February 16, 2014

I love my wife's smile, I love it when she smiles and that just conveys a sense of affection that you can speak verbally but...

Joseph Roberson

Every Smile Has A Story

Every Smile Has A Story: Joseph Roberson

February 15, 2014

Boston Dental was a very comfortable place for me and instead of being scared after my five fillings in my teeth - I was like...

Cheryl Roberson

Every Smile Has A Story

Every Smile Has A Story: Cheryl Roberson

I moved to Las Vegas six years ago. I'm a cancer survivor and I already see so many doctors. So finding a new dentist was...

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Didn’t Get The Pearls You Wanted? We’ll Give You 32 Pearly Whites!

Did your valentine pass on those pearls you've been eyeing all month? Don't worry, we've got you covered! Stop by BDG and we'll give you...

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Every Smile Has A Story

Every Smile Has A Story: Kayleigh Roberson

February 14, 2014

I totally trust my dentist every time I go into an appointment. They tell you time after time you're going to do this, this, and...

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5 Home Remedies for Tooth Pain

February 13, 2014

A toothache is painfully inconvenient; and since there could be numerous causes (dental decay, injury, infection, gum disease), you should always consult a dentist to...

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Every Smile Has A Story: Bridgit Fly

It's important for me and my family to have a dental office that we can trust because I don't want my kids to repeat the...

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Bummed About Needing Braces? 3 Facts that Will Cheer You Up

January 13, 2014

Not many people are excited to learn they need braces. You may be feeling nervous, anxious, or just plain upset if braces are in your...

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Where Does Bad Breath Come From?

January 8, 2014

If you suffer from stinky breath, fear not—you aren’t alone! Over half of Americans say it’s a problem. When you’re looking for a solution, start...

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Tooth Implants: A New Defense Against Poor Oral Health?

January 6, 2014

Do you often find yourself tempted to be less than honest with your dentist about your diet and oral hygiene habits? You’re definitely not alone...

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Perfectly Imperfect: 5 Celebrities Whose Crooked Smiles Made Them Famous

December 30, 2013

Who says you have to be perfect to be a star? While no one can deny that having straight teeth is a great thing to...

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Smile, Ladies! Healthy Teeth Make All The Difference

December 2, 2013

A recent study conducted discovered that approximately 69% of people find a smiling woman to be more attractive than a woman with a face full...

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Morning Blend Orthodontics

November 11, 2013

Boston Dental Group is growing now. It's easier than ever to find quality care that will help put a smile on your face. Here with...

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Offering Quality Las Vegas DDS Care

October 31, 2013

BDG has your answer to finding a reliable and trustworthy DDS in Las Vegas. Our highly qualified doctors are located in 12 offices around the...

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Can You Whiten Your Teeth with Hydrogen Peroxide? Plus Other Common Dentist FAQs

Dentists get asked a lot of questions, and they often get asked the same questions over and over again. Here are the answers to some...

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In Case of an Emergency…

September 1, 2013

We can't plan for emergencies; but BDG is here to make them as easy as possible for you. We're open seven days a week and...

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Flossing: More Important Than You Think

July 24, 2013

Did you know that dentists confirm flossing is actually more important than brushing? Saliva and certain foods will naturally remove what's left on the surfaces...

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Why do My Gums Bleed When I Floss? And Other FAQs for the Dentist

June 28, 2013

(1) Why Do My Teeth Sometimes Bleed When I Floss? Failing to floss regularly allows gingivitis, which is infection of the gums, to develop. When...

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Do You Know How to Brush Your Teeth? Take The Dentists’ Quiz and Find Out

June 26, 2013

Think you know the proper way to brush your teeth? Take our quiz and let’s see! 1. How long should you brush your teeth for?...

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A Trusted Low Price Dentist

At BDG we offer high quality, low cost dentist care using the latest state-of-the-art technologies. We understand the importance of low price dentist services in...

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Looking for Las Vegas DDS Implants?

June 14, 2013

Do you have missing teeth or dentures that are uncomfortable? Are you avoiding having a bridge made? Let us restore your smile with custom dental...

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Get the Best Dentures in Las Vegas

Get Your Dentures from Trusted Professionals in Las Vegas Your smile is personal, and we at BDG understand that. That's why our qualified, experienced professionals...

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How to Help Your Kids Overcome Their Fear of the Dentist

June 12, 2013

Preparing for your child's first dentist visit can be stressful. Getting ready for the second or third, especially if the child is frightened and uncooperative,...

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Dentists Worry that Bottled Water May Contribute to Rise in Cavities

June 10, 2013

If your child is showing signs of tooth decay at an early age and it doesn't seem on par with the amount of goodies, gum,...

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Did You Know that 25 Percent of Seniors Have Lost All of Their Teeth? Sobering Dentistry Stats (INFOGRAPHIC)

June 4, 2013

If you've been following this blog for a while, you already know that brushing regularly may decrease your risk of heart disease, can lead to fresher breath and can...

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Americans Turning to the ER for a Dentist’s Help

June 3, 2013

Times are tough for everyone, and this can lead to a lack of medical care for some people. Hospital emergency rooms have long since noticed...

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Dentists Reveal the Most Common Myths About Cavities

June 1, 2013

Most people think they know the ins and outs of cavities. However, a lot of myths are circulating out there, so let’s take a look...

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Team BDG Tough Mudder 2013

May 24, 2013

The fear of going to the dentist for some people is life threatening. People really hate going to the dentist and you know what? This...

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Toothbrushes Used to Be Made from WHAT?! A Look Back at the History of Dentists

May 22, 2013

Nowadays, going to the dentist is such a normal part of people's every day lives that we often forget that dental care didn’t always used...

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Dentists Reveal How Exercise Can Help Improve Oral Health

May 20, 2013

Poor dental health has been linked to a wide variety of diseases that affect the rest of the body. We all know exercise is good...

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Could Future Dentists Learn to Grow Teeth?

May 17, 2013

How's this for an idea? After losing a tooth as an adult, instead of getting a bridge or having an artificial tooth implanted, you go...

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Dentist Recommended Kid Snacks that are Great for Gums and Teeth

May 15, 2013

Children are notorious for being picky eaters, so what's an oral hygiene conscious parent to do? Check out these snacks that are recommended by dentists...

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How Your Trip to the Dentist Affects More Than Just Your Mouth

May 8, 2013

Your oral hygiene impacts much more than just your mouth. Poor oral health is often associated with many common health ailments, including heart disease, diabetes,...

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Smile Makeovers: 6 Celebrities that Should Be Thanking their Dentist

April 29, 2013

Not everyone is born with wondrous good looks and a perfect, charming smile--celebrities included. Often times, it takes a little bit of help from a...

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4 Uses for Toothpaste Your Dentist Didn’t Tell You About

April 19, 2013

Toothpaste: it cleans and protects your teeth and makes your breath fresh, but did you know that toothpaste has many household uses as well? Here...

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Got Pranked on April Fools? Return the Favor with these Dentistry Themed Pranks

April 12, 2013

Did you get pranked by someone this April Fools Day?  If so, now is the time to wipe that smile off their face with these...

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How Your Dentist Could Help You Get a Date

April 9, 2013

Nothing exudes more confidence than the charm and allure of a beautiful smile and a set of perfect, pearly whites, but did you know that...

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Can’t Make it to the Dentist? Try These DIY Natural Mouthwash Recipes

April 5, 2013

[caption id="attachment_4358" align="alignnone" width="560" caption="Who says you have to use plastic bottles?"][/caption] Mouthwash is an excellent tool for dental health. It helps to loosen food...

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Art For Dentists: People Getting Creative

April 2, 2013

It may not seem like dentists have anything to do with art, but you'd be surprised at the ideas some people come up with!  The field has...

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Dentists Don’t Just Drill, They Sing, Dance and Rap, Too!

March 28, 2013

[caption id="attachment_4293" align="alignnone" width="639" caption="If Psy were a dentist, he'd probably look like this."][/caption] We often associate dentists with words like "boring" or "scary." For...

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Sink Your Teeth Into Some Art, Literally

March 22, 2013

Who says "art" must be confined to a canvas? Artists are always finding new ways to express themselves. For example, Alaskans began engraving walrus tusks...

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Looking for a Childrens Dentist in Henderson NV?

March 20, 2013

There are few things more precious in life than a child's smile, and at BDG, we make it our mission to bring out the biggest...

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Finding Professional Green Valley Dentists

With the abundance of dentists in the Las Vegas area, it can be difficult to find your ideal dentist office. BDG can provide you Green Valley...

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An Emergency Dentist in Las Vegas When You Need One

If you've ever had a toothache, you know that they certainly don't wait for "business hours." Do you know who you can turn to after...

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A Trusted Emergency Dentist in Henderson NV

After your emergency needs are met, we'd love to see you return with a bright smile in the future. That's why we pride ourselves on...

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A Fun Kids Dentist in Henderson

Children have special needs when it comes to dentistry. The experiences a child has now can last long into adulthood, especially when it comes to...

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The Best Green Valley Dentist Henderson Has to Offer

March 19, 2013

A Green Valley Dentist You Can Trust At BDG, we want to be more than just a one-time dentist visit. We pride ourselves in cultivating...

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Quality Henderson Dentistry

Care for the Entire Family Here at BDG, we provide gentle, convenient, and friendly care to patients in Las Vegas. When you visit one of BDG's...

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Things Your Dentist Never Told You About Your Tongue

Most people don't give the tongue much thought. There's actually a lot more to the tongue than meets the eye! Not only is your tongue...

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Dentist Says: Avoid Green Teeth This St. Patrick’s Day!

March 14, 2013

Photo by: Audry  Saint Patrick's Day means many things: green beer, green beer, green beer, and more green beer. And more green beer can mean...

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Summerlin Pediatric Dentistry

March 13, 2013

Everybody wants to see their friends and loved ones smile, and it's never too early to start thinking about routine dentist visits. Our Las Vegas...

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Summerlin Family Dental

Living in Summerlin and looking for a family dentist? Here at BDG, we offer dependable care for your entire family. With 12 locations around Las Vegas,...

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Las Vegas Dentist Open on Sunday

The American Dental Association recommends that you see a dentist twice a year to ensure good oral health. With everything else on your plate, making...

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Dependable Summerlin Orthodontist

Need an Orthodontist in Summerlin? For the best dentist care and orthodontistry in Nevada, BDG is here for you. We offer friendly, convenient and gentle dentistry services at...

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Choosing a Henderson Family Dentist

Need a Henderson family dentist? BDG has a convenient location right here in Henderson to serve all of your needs. Henderson Family Dentist Services Oral...

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Visit the Best Dentist in North Las Vegas NV

March 12, 2013

Finding quality a dentist in North Las Vegas, NV can be a challenge. It can be difficult to find that perfect match between expert care,...

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Vegas Dentists Rejoice: Nevada Residents Have Healthy Teeth

Residents of Nevada and Las Vegas dentists have something new to be proud of: according to a recent report, people in southern Nevada have better...

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The Best Pediatric Dentists in North Las Vegas

March 10, 2013

Here at BDG we pride ourselves on treating patients in all stages of life, including children. We understand that children have special dentistry needs, and...

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Finding a Las Vegas Dentist With No Insurance

March 6, 2013

Are you avoiding the dentist due to cost or lack of insurance? Stop living with tooth pain! At BDG, you can find a Las Vegas...

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BDG: 30 Spot

March 3, 2013

Boston Dental Group Television Commercial set to air late March!

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BDG Full Length Music Video

March 2, 2013

This is the world premiere of Boston Dental Group's first ever music video, featuring the Rapping Dentists!

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BDG: 60 Spot

March 1, 2013

Boston Dental Group Television Commercial set to air late March!

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Your Favorite Las Vegas Dentists Offer Tips for Choosing the Best Toothpaste

February 28, 2013

Source: blog.gcfamdent.com via Schmidt DDS on Pinterest A clean mouth and a beautiful smile are some of the best attributes a person can have, but...

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BDG Blooper Reel

Check out the blooper reel from the BDG music video!

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Outstanding Las Vegas Dentist Reviews

February 20, 2013

BDG has some of the best reviews in Las Vegas! Read ample positive results for our Las Vegas dentists and dedicated staff members: "The entire...

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Getting The Right Oral Surgery in Las Vegas

February 13, 2013

Do you ever cover your smile in a crowd of people? Or wonder if someone is staring at the imperfections of your mouth? Have you...

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What’s So Important About Pediatric Dentistry?

February 6, 2013

Kids are great, aren’t they? One minute, they’re pretending to be an airplane; the next, they’ve spit up over your best dress or jacket; and...

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What To Look for in a Green Valley Dentist

January 30, 2013

Las Vegas is known as a tourist destination to people all across the globe.   As a result, people tend to forget that Las Vegas is...

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Get the Perfect Smile With a Silverado Ranch Dentist

Silverado Ranch Dentist Looking for a friendly, gentle, and convenient Silverado Ranch dentist? At Boston Dental Group, a Las Vegas based family of dental offices,...

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Fillings Available Through a North Las Vegas Dentist

Believe it or not, there are more filling options available than you may think and if you have the budget for it, then you definitely want to take advantage...

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All Your Henderson Dentistry Needs Fulfilled in One Place

Going to the dentist can truly be a hassle, but that does not always have to be the case.  Too often, people have to see...

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A Summerlin Dentist That Cares About The Las Vegas Community

It is always nice to go to a family dentist that cares about the community it serves.  There are numerous dentist offices out there, so what makes...

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Would You Want to Pay Your Dentist in Volunteer Hours? One County Tried It!

January 26, 2013

All hope is not lost when one doesn't have dental insurance.  Muskegon County in Michigan was offering basic dental services for uninsured patients from low-income...

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Las Vegas Dentists ‘Best of 2012’ List: Celebrity Smiles

January 22, 2013

When you think of pearly whites, who is the first person that comes to mind?  Yes, celebrities have great budgets to fix and/or alter their...

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Do Pet Rocks Go to the Dentist?

A Japanese artist by the name of Hirotoshi Itoh is taking teeth where they've never gone before - in the mouth of a rock. Do...

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Troubling Trend: Fake Braces

January 15, 2013

A new stylistic trend is taking over Asia, and has even been responsible for at least two deaths. Teens in Thailand, Indonesia and China are...

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Smart Toothbrush Can Report Your Brushing Habits

January 14, 2013

In the increasing effort to have smartphones do everything in our lives, Beam Technologies has introduced a manual toothbrush that interfaces via Bluetooth with an app on...

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3 Reasons Dentistry Can Be Expensive

January 7, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2728" align="aligncenter" width="415" caption="Mr. Happy Tooth"][/caption] Photo by luccawithcheese Teeth - you've got them, and you've had them most your life. You're going to have...

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3 Natural and Effective Mouthwash Alternatives

January 2, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2696" align="aligncenter" width="420" caption="You've Got Options. Photo by jchwhite"][/caption] Bad breath! Yikes. Fewer things help ruin a first impression (or a third date... or any...

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Chewing gum: Which brands are best for your teeth?

December 28, 2012

Candy can be a dentist's worst nightmare. Patients who eat lots of candy tend to get lots of cavities, as well as a myriad of...

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Battle of the Sexes: Who Has The Cleaner Mouth?

December 19, 2012

While it would seem that each sex claims to be the victor over the fight against tooth decay, studies beg to differ, and testing  has...

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Professional and Affordable Las Vegas Dentists

December 13, 2012

Finding an affordable dentist in Las Vegas is often on the to-do list of many individuals, especially since taking proper care of the teeth is...

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Finding Affordable Dentistry Services in Las Vegas

It is important for people to take proper care of their teeth, especially if they want to avoid suffering from certain health conditions that can...

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Discount Dentists in Las Vegas

Finding discount dental care in Las Vegas is important to those looking to receive proper dental care. Dental procedures can be expensive and although they...

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Need a Holiday Gift Idea? Give the Gift of Dental Health

December 12, 2012

Photo courtesy of Frank Guido. This holiday season consider giving a loved one the gift of a healthy smile. Many people are unable to afford...

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The Best Discount Dentists in Las Vegas

December 11, 2012

At BDG, we bring you the quality dentistry care you need at a budget friendly price. By streamlining our process and focusing solely on our...

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Tooth Fairy Door Opens the Path to Fairy World and Dental Awareness

November 27, 2012

[caption id="attachment_2482" align="aligncenter" width="570"] These doors are designed to only open inward, toward Fairy World[/caption] Main photo by: TheEnchantedDoorThere's a growing trend when it comes...

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A Diverse Dentist in Las Vegas Catering to the Entire Family

November 19, 2012

There are many reasons to choose a family dentist practice instead of having adults and kids in your family go to two or three different...

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Are there dentists in Las Vegas open on the weekend?

November 14, 2012

By being open on the weekend, certain dentist offices are adding a sense of convenience for their patients. Patients can schedule an appointment during the...

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Las Vegas Cosmetic Dentists Create Brilliant Smiles

November 13, 2012

Cosmetic dentistry continues to gain popularity in different areas all over the world. At BDG, our Las Vegas cosmetic dentists provide expert treatment and service...

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An After Hour Dentist, Available When You Truly Need Them

Dental emergencies can arise any time of the day or night. In fact, many common dentistry problems can occur without warning, leading a person to...

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5 Books That Teach Your Kids About Dental Hygiene

November 7, 2012

As any parent knows, keeping kids interested in the importance of dental hygiene is not an easy task. Fortunately, we don't have to tackle this...

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The Top 5 Scariest Movie Monster Mouths

October 31, 2012

Horror movie monsters are famous for the primal dread they bring to the human conscious and the best of them do it with but a smile...

carrots

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Dental Tips: Eat Foods Rich in Vitamins A and D

October 22, 2012

Eating certain foods is key in keeping your smile healthy and white. Acidic foods like citrus fruits, sports drinks and tomatoes can erode tooth enamel....

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Las Vegas Dentists That Work Around Your Schedule

October 19, 2012

Las Vegas is a beautiful place to visit, but what about when it comes to residing there? Las Vegas truthfully is a unique place where...

Tongue issues

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What the Color of Your Tongue Reveals About Your Physical and Mental Health

[caption id="attachment_2318" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Check Out Your Tongue For Health Issues"][/caption] photo credit: madamepsychosis via photopin cc Did you know your tongue does more than...

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Dental Tips: Don’t Brush Right After Eating (Wait 30 Minutes Instead)

October 15, 2012

After eating, most of us want to run to the bathroom to brush our teeth. This is especially true when you just get finished snacking...

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Dental Destinations: Where to Go to Get Your Kids Excited About Dental Hygiene

October 9, 2012

If you've ever had the experience of caring for a child, you know that brushing their teeth is far from the top on their list...

picture of a molar with a laptop painted on it.

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Tooth Trends: Dental Tattoos

September 28, 2012

Remember the simple childhood joy of temporary tattoos? Some are trying to recapture that feeling by creating temporary tattoos on an unlikely surface - teeth....

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Tooth Trends: Jewelry for Your Teeth

There's a new dental trend hitting the red carpets and it brings the phrase "dazzling smile" to a whole new level; tooth gems. Yes, you...

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Tooth Trends: Buckteeth Pacifiers

September 25, 2012

With a striking resemblance to the famous Bugs Bunny, "What's Up Doc?" is something your child will be asked when wearing this new trend in...

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Tooth Trends: Colored Braces

September 23, 2012

Are colored braces now a trend that is dead? Remember how just about a decade ago it was the hot item as a kid?  If...

rings made of teeth

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Fang Fashion: A Dental Trend We Can Really Sink Our Teeth Into

September 20, 2012

Question: What does the tooth fairy do with all those teeth? Answer:  She makes jewelry, of course! The average child loses about 20 teeth by...

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Tooth Trends: Dental Fangs

September 18, 2012

With the numerous vampire shows, books and movies that have recently hit the market, it is no secret that people have become a little obsessed...

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Tooth Trends: “The Flipper”

Something that is under constant controversy is "The Flipper" for children who are in between losing their baby teeth and gaining their adult set.  Recently,...

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Biggest Breakthrough Since Flouride? Scientists May Have Found a Cure for Tooth Decay

September 17, 2012

[caption id="attachment_2097" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Toothpaste's newest friend?"][/caption] Prior to the 1940's, tooth decay was a serious problem for Americans. Cavities and missing teeth were the...

Morning Blend Children

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Morning Blend – Children’s Dentistry

August 23, 2012

Back to school time, you know, it's a great time to think about your child's teeth from braces to check ups to losing that first...

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The 7 Most Memorable Smiles of All Time

August 14, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1985" align="aligncenter" width="545" caption="Do you recognize this famous smile?"][/caption]   The Seven Most Memorable Smiles of All Time   Before we even begin to...

Boston Dental Press Release

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Morning Blend – Oral Cancer/Velscope

July 19, 2012

It's a statistic hard to hear - roughly one American dies every hour of oral cancer but when found early survival rates are near eighty...

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Morning Blend- Cosmetic Dentistry

June 15, 2012

A brighter and more beautiful smile could be in your future. Boston dental group has a dozen locations in the valley and provides convenient and...

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Morning Blend Ortho BDG

Correct your smile with the help of state-of-the-art equipment. Boston dental group has a dozen locations in the valley and provides not only convenient care...

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Food Stained Teeth? Check Out Teeth Whitening in Las Vegas

March 22, 2012

Are you teeth starting to look a little discolored recently?  You should be looking at the foods you have been consuming.  Some foods will almost...

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Dental Implants & Emergency Dentistry

March 21, 2012

Dental implants are a great dental advance especially for people who have been in traumatizing accidents and want to look as natural as possible.  Instead...

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Boston Dental Group Morning Blend #3

March 11, 2012

Did you know oral cancer is the sixth most common form of cancer according to the oral cancer foundation? More than 37,000 new cases will...

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Boston Dental Group Morning Blend #2

Do you have healthy teeth but you're looking for the shine that you lack? Well our next guest specializes in giving your smile the look...

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BDG Morning Blend 4-11-11

So when was your last dental exam? Has it been a while? This is an intervention, if you're afraid to go or if you're you're...

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When Should Kids Go To The Dentist?

March 5, 2012

[dropcap type="circle" color="#FFF" background="#000"]A[/dropcap] lot of parents don’t realize it, but taking your child to the dentist for the first time should happen either just...