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Do Invisible Braces Really Work?

Invisible braes have come a long way in the last 20 years. They first hit the market in the late 1990s, and they soon became a staple in the world of orthodontics. Nevertheless, there are still plenty of people who just aren’t sure if clear aligners are a good option. We’re here to set the…

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Gum Disease Prevention Tips

Gum Disease Prevention Tips

Nearly half (47.2%) of American adults over the age of 30 have some form of gum disease. Periodontal issues can spark from a number of sources – plaque buildup, smoking, diabetes, poor oral hygiene, genetics, and more. Thankfully, there are simple steps you can take to reduce your risks and preserve your oral health. Check…

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Is Brushing Your Teeth Three Times a Day Bad?

Is Brushing Your Teeth Three Times a Day Bad?

Brushing your teeth is a crucial aspect of good oral health. We recommend brushing at least twice a day for optimal results, but does that mean you should stop at two times? Is brushing your teeth three times a day bad? Read on to learn how much is too much in the world of teeth…

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Should I Brush My Teeth before My Dentist Appointment?

Should I Brush My Teeth before My Dentist Appointment?

Not sure what to do before your dentist appointment? Don’t sweat it. This doesn’t have to be a stressful process, and it doesn’t require a lot of prep work. Whether you show up with a mouth full of food or with pristinely clean teeth, you’re going to receive top-quality oral care. Read on to learn…

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What Is the Best Mouthwash to Use?

What Is the Best Mouthwash to Use?

There are dozens of mouthwashes on the market today in every color of the rainbow. Advanced whitening, total care, multi-protection, ultra clean – how can you decide which mouthwash is best? The key is to find the right mouthwash for your smile’s specific needs. Read on to learn how to pick the best mouthwash for…

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How to Eat with Invisible Braces

How to Eat with Invisible Braces

One of the biggest perks to wearing invisible braces is that you can remove them to eat and drink. Traditional metal braces make some foods difficult or impossible to consume, but clear aligners leave your chompers in full working order. Nevertheless, there are some tricks to eating with clear braces in order to maximize their…

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Do You Need to Fill Cavities in Baby Teeth?

Do You Need to Fill Cavities in Baby Teeth?

If your child has a cavity, you may be tempted to left it untreated. After all, baby teeth eventually fall out to make room for permanent teeth. Before you make this decision though, you need to understand how important it is to treat tooth decay in children. Read on to learn why dentists recommend filling…

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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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How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

Dental crowns are a staple in cosmetic and restorative dentistry. They replace a broken, damaged, or unsalvageable tooth in a way that looks natural and timeless. One of the biggest questions we hear when someone needs a porcelain crown is: How long do dental crowns last? Moreover, people want to know if dental crowns last…

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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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