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What does Sleep Apnea have to do with Dentistry?
Getting a good night’s sleep is one of the best things you can do for your health. There are many things that can prevent you from getting the high-quality sleep that will leave you feeling refreshed in the morning and support good dental health. People who experience sleep apnea often don’t get quality sleep and Read more...
Why Should You Getting a Filling if Your Cavity Doesn’t Hurt?
You may be wondering why it’s necessary to get a cavity filled if it isn’t causing you pain. Even if a cavity doesn’t hurt, it can cause further damage to your teeth if left untreated. Dental fillings help prevent that future damage, as well as the discomfort it could bring! What Are Cavities? A cavity Read more...
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What Do Healthy Gums Look Like?
You might have heard the dentist say to brush your teeth twice a day. However,  did you know that cleaning your gums should be included in the task? And, it is just as important as brushing your teeth. Good periodontal care and health is important for good dental health. Researchers have linked gum disease with Read more...
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How To Brush Your Teeth: A Refresher
What Is the Right Way to Brush to Your Teeth? You have been brushing your teeth for your almost your entire life (and we hope flossing, too).  But when you step up to the sink, are you really brushing your teeth properly and are you getting your teeth as clean as they can be? It Read more...
Dentist performing root canal with a dental assistant
The Benefits of Getting a Root Canal

The American Association of Endodontists tracks medical cases in the U.S. According to their reports, over a million root canals are performed by dentists every year. Based on these statistics, there is no reason to fear a root canal. If you still have doubts, continue reading and learn all about the procedure. What Is a Read more…

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Implants 101: Basics of Dental Implants

Did you know that 26% of adults older than 65 have eight or fewer teeth? No matter what your age is, if you have missing teeth, it can severely affect your self-confidence. It can also cause problems for your overall oral health. There are options available to you if you have one or more missing teeth. Dental Read more…

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What You Need to Know About Getting Braces

There are more than 4 million people wearing braces in the United States at any one time, of which 25% are adults. If you are unhappy with the aesthetics of your smile, braces are a wonderful option to straighten and align your teeth. Braces can also help to alleviate speech impediments, prevent bone erosion, aid digestion, fix bite Read more…

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Botox Treatment for TMJ Pain

When most people hear “botox” they think of the cosmetic uses for it. However, there are several other medical uses you might not know about including pain relief therapy. To really understand why Botox can be an excellent pain-relieving therapy, let’s take a moment and talk about your TMJ — otherwise known as your temporomandibular Read more…