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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...


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...


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...

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What is Dental Abfraction?

June 27, 2023

Have you noticed that your gums do not quite meet the white parts of your teeth? These small points of separation between your gums and...


The 6 Best Tips to Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy

June 20, 2023

It may not seem obvious at first, but your teeth are actually living tissue. Taking care of your teeth, cleaning them regularly, and getting proper...


3 Alternatives to Dentures You Need to Know About

June 14, 2023

If you’ve lost teeth to damage or decay, you may be considering dentures. However, there are some alternatives that you may not be aware of....

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What to Do If Your Dental Crown Gets Chipped

May 30, 2023

Dental crowns are a great way to restore teeth that may have been damaged. However, dental crowns themselves can sometimes become chipped or damaged. If...

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What Are Craze Lines? And Can You Prevent Them?

May 23, 2023

If you’ve noticed very fine lines in your teeth, you may have craze lines. Maybe you’ve heard about this condition, or maybe it’s new to...


When Do Kids Start to Lose Their Teeth?

May 16, 2023

When kids start to lose their teeth, it can be a scary and exciting time. A bit of explanation and preparation can make this process...


How to Tell if a Tooth is Impacted

May 9, 2023

An impacted tooth is a painful condition that can happen in multiple ways. You might wonder if you have an impacted tooth or a different...

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What Are All-On-X Implants?

May 2, 2023

If you’ve lost teeth to injury or tooth decay, you may be considering dental implants or dentures to replace your teeth. As you’ve explored your...