Posts Tagged ‘FAQ’

Presidents Day at 830 Sampson St

Monday, February 19th, 2018

We will be open for Presidents Day. Stay warm on this cold day and drive safe.

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Dental Sealants

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Sealants prevent cavities from forming in the grooves of teeth which is one of the main areas cavities start. The best time for sealants is when the teeth first erupt. Children’s Dental Care Step 1. When a sealant is performed on a tooth we start by isolating the tooth.    Step 2. Once the tooth is […]

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Preventing tooth decay with help from Vitamin D

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

We recently had a patient concerned about the number of new cavities they had. Looking at their medical history to see what had changed we noted vitamin D supplements had been added recently. So the question came up, can low vitamin D lead to cavities? Further research into the top lead us to the conclusion […]

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Wisdom Teeth – Pericornitis

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Picture this… You’re twenty six years old. You think your “teething” days are behind you. I mean you’re twenty six. Loe and behold your wisdom teeth are the root of the problem that has been pestering you for weeks. You notice that the bottom right area is a partial tooth starting to peek through your […]

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Braces for Straight Beautiful Teeth

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Why get braces? The obvious answer is to have a straight beautiful smile, but other reasons can be less evident. Many people do not realize that crooked teeth and malocclusion or a “bad bite” can cause gum disease,tooth decay, tooth loss, speech impediment, jaw problems, and abnormal wear of tooth enamel. Braces can be an […]

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In Office Teeth Whitening Compared to at Home Whitening

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Your smile creates an immediate, subconscious, visual impact on people you meet. A brighter smile gives the impression of youth, vitality, radiant health, happiness, and warmth. A bright smile is perceived as a healthy smile. Studies show that 37%  people first notice your teeth above anything else of your over all appearance. Smiles Are Valuable!!!! […]

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Dental Insurance

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Dental insurance can be a confusing topic. We have worked with many different insurance companies and would love to be able to help you determine your benefits and eligibility for the treatment you need. Each dental plan is different and coverage varies widely from only preventative dental care such as exams, cleanings, x-rays, to 50% […]

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Dentures – What You Should Know Before

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Your mouth affects your entire life. Good nutrition, clear speech, and a pleasant smile are important to your physical and mental well-being. Healthy teeth and gums directly affect your quality of life. As a dental office our goal is to help you keep your teeth and gums healthy for your entire life. Unfortunately sometimes teeth […]

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Oral Cancer has a very high survival rate when diagnosed and caught early but unfortunately the majority of cases are found late. Late stage oral cancer has a very high death rate. Every day about 115 new cases of oral cancer will be diagnosed. Oral Cancer can be treated effectively when early but the appropriate […]

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How often should I visit the dentist?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

This is a very common question that we get in our office that is very specific to you and your mouth. In order to maintain a healthy mouth with good hygiene its important to figure out what things are working against us. For people without active periodontal disease and only mild gingivitis we usually recommend […]

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