How Do You Know You Need a Root Canal?

How Do You Know You Need a Root Canal?

A root canal is one of the last steps in tooth decay treatment before a tooth has to be removed completely. This process carries an unpleasant reputation, but it is a necessary component of smile treatment. Over the years, we’ve perfected the art of making root canals as pain-free as possible, and we’re hoping to…

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What Happens If You Never Get Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out?

What Happens If You Never Get Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out?

Over 5 million Americans have their wisdom teeth removed each year, mostly between the ages of 17 and 25. However, there are plenty of Americans that don’t get their wisdom teeth removed in early adulthood…if ever. What happens if you never get your wisdom teeth taken out? Are there consequences from waiting? Let’s take a…

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Help! I Haven't Been to the Dentist in Years

Help! I Haven’t Been to the Dentist in Years

Can’t remember the last time you got a teeth cleaning or oral exam? Worried about scheduling your first dentist appointment in years? We want to ease your worries and help you get back on a good oral health path. In this quick guide, you’ll learn what to expect from your first dentist appointment and how…

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How Long Do Dental Sealants Last?

How Long Do Dental Sealants Last?

Dental sealants are a great option for preventing cavities in children. Kids don’t always take great care of their teeth, even with the right training and support. Having extra protection against tooth decay could preserve your child’s smile and keep your dental bills to a minimum. Read on to learn how long dental sealants last.…

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Will Teeth Shift after Molar Extraction?

Will Teeth Shift after Molar Extraction?

Molars are the largest teeth in your mouth. They are the primary chewers and placeholders in your smile, but they’re subject to damage just like any other teeth. Whether you need a molar extraction to prepare for braces or remove an unsalvageable tooth, your teeth may shift after extraction. The tips below will help you…

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Oral Care Tips for Homeschool Children

Oral care is important at any age. Creating a routine of good hygiene can set young children up for a lifetime of smile success. Even if your child is homeschooled, you still need to treat dentistry as part of the daily routine. Check out these oral care tips for homeschool children to protect your child’s…

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All on 4 Dental Implants FAQs

Now that you know what all-on-four dental implants are, it’s time to get down to the details. What does it take to clean a prosthetic arch? How long do all-on-four dental implants last? Find those answers and more in this set of all on 4 dental implants FAQs. How Do You Clean All-on-Four Dental Implants?…

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What Are All-on-Four Dental Implants?

If you’re in need of dentures, you may consider a much more effective alternative: all-on-four dental implants. All on 4 implants secure an arch of teeth to your jawbone using, creating a longer-lasting solution than traditional dentures. Let’s take a closer look at how all-on-four implants work to determine if they’re a good option for…

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Unexpected Benefits of Braces

5 Unexpected Benefits of Braces

Most people get braces for a straighter smile, but there are tons of other perks to the process. If you’re still on the fence about getting braces for you or a loved one, considered these unexpected benefits of braces. Stabilize the Jaw Joint – The Most Used Joint in Your Body! Your jaw joint, also…

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What Causes White Spots on Teeth

What Causes White Spots on Teeth?

Have you noticed white spots on your teeth? No matter how much you brush, you just can’t seem to get rid of them. In order to eliminate white spots on teeth, you need to know what’s causing them. Let’s take a look at some common causes, along with treatment options for smile white spots. Common…

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