Posts Tagged ‘Routine’

Digital X-rays

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Why do dentists take radiographs?  To see if there is anything going on in between the teeth. Our office using digital x-ray sensors that have a minimal amount of radiation. Your overall health is important to us.

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Periodontal Disease

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

The toughest thing we deal with in a dental office on a regular basis is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is usually slow progressing and overtime leads to loss of bone that supports the teeth. The signs of periodontal disease are subtle and generally not painful until the later stages. Why is periodontal disease so difficult […]

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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! Time to come in for a check up or first visit. Kids should have their first visit to the dentist around 1 years of age. The first visit is important to talk about what to do as your child grows and to start the stages for a healthy […]

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New Years Resolution for a Healthy Smile

Monday, January 18th, 2016

New Years is a time when we think about losing weight, quitting smoking, changing bad habits, and generally living a healthier lifestyle. 2016 is just starting and its time to make resolutions for a healthier happier smile. Here are some simple great ideas to improve your overall health through a healthier mouth. Brush Twice a […]

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Tooth Colored vs Silver Fillings

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

What are the different types of filling materials? Well there are two major types of fillings that are typically done composite and amalgam. Composite fillings come in multiple different shades to best match the tooth or teeth they are being used on. Composite filling are often referred to as tooth colored fillings. Amalgam fillings have […]

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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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New Year New Teeth! Cleaner Teeth!

Monday, January 26th, 2015

With all the New Years Resolutions that focus on a healthier lifestyle its time to consider your oral hygiene habits. Let’s be frank do you brush and floss as often as you should? Small improvements now will have a huge impact on the longevity of your teeth. So lets set some realistic goals ideally you […]

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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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