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14 05, 2019

When Tooth Extraction is Necessary

By | May 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

As dentists, we do all we can to avoid extracting a patient’s tooth or teeth. This is because permanent adult teeth can’t be replaced by another natural tooth like baby or primary teeth can. Whether the tooth gets knocked out or falls out due to extensive tooth decay, missing teeth immediately ruins one’s smile, makes [...]

11 03, 2019

Top Dental Concerns as You Age

By | March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The body undergoes many changes during the course of one’s life. As we age, our bodies break down, leading to many aches and pains. The teeth and gums aren’t immune to becoming weaker through years of wear and tear. As one gets older, oral health care becomes more important as one’s mouth becomes more vulnerable [...]

27 02, 2019

National Children’s Dental Health Month: How Early Habits Can Affect Your Smile Long-Term

By | February 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

While February is marked by Valentine’s Day, the month is also national children’s dental health month. Your children will likely get their fair share of sweets from friends and family this month. Why not show them more love by encouraging good oral hygiene habits that can give them a beautiful smile that can last a [...]

5 01, 2019

Dental Trends of 2018

By | January 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We're just starting a new year,  and it's the time when many people reflect on their past year and commit to resolutions to make the next one better. Though many people choose to lose weight by dieting and exercising, take new adventures, start a new hobby, and some even look to improve their oral health. [...]

7 12, 2018

Risks and Signs of Oral Cancer

By | December 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When you go to the dentist office for a routine deep teeth cleaning and oral examination, you may have had your mouth, tongue and throat checked closely for oral cancer. It may not seem like a big deal, but this quick, simple check can be a lifesaver.  Like other forms of cancer, oral cancer is [...]

16 07, 2018

The Fluoride Controversy: Is It Safe?

By | July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Toothpaste Ever since small traces of fluoride have been added to drinking water in the 1940s, there has been opposition. The potential health risks have led to multiple studies about the safety of fluoride in drinking water. Many countries, including the US, infuse a small amount of fluoride into public drinking water. The [...]

30 04, 2018

On-the-go Products to Keep Your Smile Radiant

By | April 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

You know that the daily routine of cleaning your teeth and gums through teeth brushing and flossing is crucial in maintaining a beautiful, radiant smile. However, there is a big chunk of the day when you’re not at home, and thus have access to your toothbrush and toothpaste. At work you don’t want to get [...]