Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

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If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

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When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

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When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

A Minor Cavity Might Be Treated With a Dental Filling

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Oral plaque acids caused by inconsistent oral hygiene practices can gradually start to compromise the mineral density of your tooth enamel. In time a contoured area on your teeth could start to demineralize allowing a cavity to develop. Early symptoms that tooth decay might involve worsening sensitivity and discomfort when eating as well as a… Read more »

Your Partial Denture Will Benefit From Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits

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Your new partial denture has been designed to replicate the basic appearance and function of your missing teeth. While the removable oral appliance will not be susceptible to common tooth decay, it will still benefit from some daily care and cleaning. With consistency, it will help maintain a comfortable fit in your mouth, while also… Read more »

Tips for Relieving Your Dry Mouth

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Are you a victim of dry mouth? If so, you likely experience a sticky or dry feeling in the mouth, trouble chewing and swallowing, a burning feeling in the mouth, cracked lips, mouth sores, bad breath, cavities and more. Dry mouth can be quite the irritating and troublesome dental problem. Fortunately, our dentist, Dr. has… Read more »

The Signs of Enamel Erosion

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Enamel erosion is a dental issue that might not seem very dangerous, but it is. In fact, enamel erosion weakens your teeth and increases your chances of suffering cavities. So, it’s important to avoid enamel erosion as much as possible. If you fail to do so, it’s best to seek out our dentist, Dr. ,… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Needs Good Oral Hygiene Habits

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Many patients with a missing tooth will opt to have a dentist like Dr. perform a dental bridge restoration. This treatment process essentially mimics the original tooth in a single piece of dental work that includes an open dental crown on each end. After it has been installed the dental bridge will not be affected… Read more »

Restore the Health of Your Smile With Root Canal Treatment

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Your dentist, Dr. , is happy to offer root canal treatment in , , to help patients like you restore the health of their tooth and boost their oral health. Root canal treatment is typically necessary when a tooth is severely decayed or damaged to the point where a dental filling, dental crown or other… Read more »

Common Questions About Flossing

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Do you have questions about flossing? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. Flossing is a very important task that can help you, your teeth and your gums in a myriad of ways, so it’s best to find the answers to your flossing questions so… Read more »