Tips To Keep Kid's Teeth Healthy All Summer Long

Posted on: 14 June 2017
Summer is just around the corner, which means the kids are going to be riding bikes, swimming, and just being outside enjoying the sunshine. Summer is about playing, having fun. and simply enjoying childhood. However, while it's the time for fun, it is also important for kids to remember the importance of maintaining their teeth, gums, and mouth. To make sure your child's memories are of things other than an emergency trip to a local dental practice, here are a few tips to help keep their teeth healthy all summer long.
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Why Choose A Root Canal Over An Extraction

Posted on: 17 May 2017
If you have a severe cavity, there's a good chance that you'll either need a root canal or a tooth extraction. Some people are so afraid of root canals that they would consider having an otherwise healthy tooth completely pulled in order to avoid a root canal procedure. If you're trying to make a decision on whether to go ahead with a root canal or to have a tooth pulled, read this guide to learn three reasons why a root canal is usually the better choice.
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3 Reasons You Should See The Dentist More Regularly

Posted on: 28 February 2017
Between work, school, kids, and hobbies, it can be easy to forget about taking care of your teeth. The reality is you should see your dentist twice a year for regular cleanings and a checkup, but many Americans don't take their oral care seriously. The results can be devastating and lead to gum disease, tooth loss, or even a dangerous sinus infection. Just because your teeth look and feel healthy and you brush regularly doesn't mean you should put going to the dentist on your 'emergencies only' list.
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How Can Your Dentist Help With Tooth Whitening Sensitivity?

Posted on: 6 February 2017
If you have sensitive teeth, then you may shy away from certain dental treatments, like tooth whitening. This may be a good choice, unless you are unhappy with the yellow or brown stains on your teeth. If this is the case, then you can opt for a professional whitening. However, you should speak to your dentist about some other treatments and preventative measures that should accompany the whitening. Desensitizing Varnish If your teeth are sensitive after whitening, then this is typically caused by the exposure of the tooth dentin.
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