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Oral Sedation Has Made A Huge Difference

The improvements in oral sedation technology have added a new dimension to dentistry. Now dentists can perform more than one procedure in a single visit with minimal to no discomfort for the patient. Being able to take a single pill just prior to a dental appointment eliminates the anxiety that many people experience when they…
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Some Stains Are Intrinsic

The inner layer of a tooth is called the pulp. It is the nerve center of the tooth and leads directly to its root. Just above the pulp and right under the tooth enamel lies the dentin. The dentin is of a darker color than the white enamel of the tooth so that when the…
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Home Dental Care Made Easier

Most people find that a daily routine of good oral health habits can be tedious to say the least.  Some even dread the prospect.  If you are among them your dental hygienist may be able to help.  It’s to your credit that you realize how important it is to take good care of your teeth…
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Some Stains Can Be Lifted

Tooth stains can be categorized as either “extrinsic” or “intrinsic.”  Extrinsic stains are caused by the things that we eat, drink or put into our mouths.  Among the worst culprits are coffee, tea, wine and tobacco. Most people are aware of the risk of discoloration from red wine, but the high acid content of white…
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The Right Family Dentist

The American Dental Association encourages families to find the dental home that they can trust, afford and feel comfortable with.  With that in mind the ADA has put together a checklist of informative tips that may help in the search. Some feel that word of mouth is the best kind of recommendation.  It makes sense…
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