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Make The Brightest Impression

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While it’s true that you should never judge a book by its cover, a smile is ultimately what shapes others’ perception of us. Dental professionals note that a individuals with brighter, whiter teeth are assumed to be more friendly, more healthy, and more successful. On the other hand, patients report
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Dental Sealants: A Safety Net Against Decay

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It’s true that brushing and flossing are invaluable in preventing tooth decay and cavities. Yet, with unique grooves and fissures, particularly in the back molars, it’s difficult to clean every nook and cranny, especially for adolescents and children. That’s why dental professionals place a high value on Dental Sealants, as
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Why Cosmetic Dentistry?

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With the ability to help patients create their dream smiles, cosmetic dentistry encompasses a variety of dental procedures and treatments that are tailored to each individual. Yet, whether changes are subtle or dramatic, the benefits of cosmetic dentistry extend beyond aesthetics. Cosmetic dentistry enhances the appearance and function of
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Is Dental Anxiety Real? Where Does It Come From?

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As a common problem for many individuals across the U.S., dental anxiety produces an intense feeling of uneasiness about visiting the dentist. While there are varying degrees of dental anxiety, most report that they do not sleep the night before a dental appointment, or that they experience headaches and muscle
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Your Dentist May Know Before You Do

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In regards to the connection between oral and overall health, particularly in disease detection, those in the medical community agree—your dentist may know before you do. How? Your mouth gives dentists important clues about what’s going on in the rest of your body. In fact, more than 90% of systemic
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Dental Fillings: What You Need to Know

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Perhaps the most common restorative dentistry treatment, dental fillings are comprised of a variety of materials used to “fill in” the area of a tooth once invaded by decay. The idea behind fillings is to prevent further decay, and ensure that the tooth can function normally. Dentists begin by removing
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Implant-Supported Dentures: Ultimate Stability and Freedom

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Providing a permanent solution that functions naturally and supports the shape of a patient’s face and smile, there’s no doubt that Dental Implants have revolutionized dentistry over the past few decades. Adding to the versatility of implants is their ability to stabilize dentures through special attachments that snap into place.
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Six Month Smiles: A Modern Twist For A Straighter Smile

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Six Month Smiles
Do you cover your mouth when you smile? Are you self-conscious about your teeth? While traditional metal braces remain a popular choice for orthodontic treatment, the unsightly nature and longer treatment time may prove discouraging for many, especially adults. Yet, dental professionals want you to know—achieving a straighter smile may
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Periodontal (Gum) Disease and Overall Health

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Periodontal Gum Solution
There’s no doubt—the effects of Periodontal (Gum) Disease on oral health can be devastating. In fact, periodontal disease is responsible for tooth loss in many adults. Yet, recent findings about the connections of periodontal disease to overall health have dental professionals urging patients not to forego regular dental examinations.

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Truth About Your Tongue

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Allowing individuals the extraordinary benefit to taste food, swallow, and talk, the tongue reigns as the strongest, and perhaps most used muscle in the body. For this reason, whenever something changes with the tongue, such as when hot foods or beverages burn it, it is noticeable and even frustrating. While
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