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Underbites: What Are They and Can They Be Corrected?

February 6, 2024

Do your bottom teeth overlap your top teeth? If so, you probably have an underbite. You might be wondering how common an underbite is, or...

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Why Are My Teeth Chipping?

January 30, 2024

If your teeth are chipping frequently, this is an important problem to address as soon as possible. It’s helpful to know what can cause frequent...

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How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

January 16, 2024

Your toothbrush is the first line of defense against plaque and tooth decay. Knowing how often you should change your toothbrush can help you keep...

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What to Expect After Removing Your Braces

January 2, 2024

You’ve spent a long time wearing your braces, and it’s an exciting day to get your braces removed. However, this day can be dampened if...

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Fact-Checking TikTok Trends in 2023: Do These Dental Trends Work?

December 19, 2023

If you’ve scrolled through TikTok, Instagram or other social media platforms in 2023, you probably saw a bunch of trends claiming to make your teeth...

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Why Teeth Whitening Might Not Work

December 12, 2023

Millions of people use teeth whitening products to get their teeth pearly white. However, these products don’t always work. Let’s take a closer look at...

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What is Dental Bonding?

November 28, 2023

Teeth are made from tough stuff, but they are still susceptible to damage. Tooth decay or injuries can cause teeth to crack or chip. When...

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What is Cracked Tooth Syndrome?

November 14, 2023

If you’re experiencing tooth pain, or you feel like your tooth is loose, you may have cracked tooth syndrome. What is cracked tooth syndrome? Let’s...

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Which Chewing Gum is Best for Your Teeth?

November 10, 2023

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

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How to Help Your Child Prepare for Braces

November 6, 2023

Orthodontic treatment, often involving braces, is a rite of passage for many children. While the prospect of straighter teeth is exciting, it's normal for kids...

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What To Do If Your Child Has an Extra Tooth

October 30, 2023

As parents watch their child’s teeth come in, some parents notice something unusual—an extra tooth! This is called hyperdontia, a condition where more teeth join...

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How Do Dentures Work?

October 24, 2023

Dentures have helped millions of people around the world regain their ability to chew and speak after losing teeth. Some people have lost all or...

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How Long Do Braces Take to Straighten Teeth?

October 3, 2023

The journey to a straighter smile usually begins with braces. Whether it's for cosmetic reasons or to address bite and alignment issues, braces have been...

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How to Stop Receding Gums

September 26, 2023

If you have sensitive teeth, or you’ve noticed a sore spot at the top of your tooth near the gum line, you may have receding...

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What is Laser Therapy for Gums?

September 12, 2023

Gum health is an essential part of good oral hygiene. When gum problems arise, they can be uncomfortable and even lead to more serious dental...

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How to Treat and Prevent Denture-Related Oral Thrush

September 5, 2023

Dentures can be a good way to replace missing teeth, but they can also expose the wearer to some issues. Oral thrush is one such...

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What to Do After Your Dental Crown Placement

August 29, 2023

Dental crowns are a highly effective way to restore teeth that have been managed by decay or other incidents. This process covers a damaged tooth...

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When Do Kids Need Braces?

August 22, 2023

As you’ve watched your child grow, you’ve probably noticed their teeth coming in. If their teeth are crooked or crowded, you may be wondering whether...

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How To Prepare for Dental Implant Surgery

August 15, 2023

Any type of surgery can be stressful. Many people have additional concerns about dental implant surgery. If you’re not sure how to prepare for dental...

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Has My Tooth Infection Spread? Signs to Look For

August 8, 2023

Just like any infection, a tooth infection can spread to other parts of your body. If you think you have a tooth infection, you should...

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Should You Choose Dentures or Implants?

July 11, 2023

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...