Monthly Archives: August 2017

Straighten Teeth Without Wires & Brackets

For those who desire an appealing, healthy smile, many adults are choosing to straighten the natural teeth they have rather than alter them through cosmetic dentistry. There are a number of reasons this is advantageous. In some cases, it is … Continue reading

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Lessen Damage From Sugar For A Healthier Smile

While Americans struggle with obesity (now over one-third of adults), diabetes and an ever-increasing list of inflammatory diseases, they are finding it harder and harder to avoid sugar consumption. It seems to be an unavoidable part of our diets, added … Continue reading

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As Marijuana Use More Mainstream, Users Should Be Familiar With Oral Repercussions

As a dentist, I have a commitment to the health and well-being of each patient’s smile. Whether my patient has healthy natural teeth or has experienced tooth loss and/or other problems, I respect the need and choices of each individual. … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease Research Focuses On Periodontal Disease In Aging Patients

Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. Those with Alzheimer’s live an average of eight years after their symptoms appear, but survival can range from four to 20 years depending on age and other health … Continue reading

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Replace Missing Tooth ASAP!

Losing an adult tooth is always a difficult issue. A tooth can be lost due to an injury, decay, gum disease or conditions that compromise the structure of the tooth’s roots or the foundation (jaw, tendons, tissues)  that supports them. … Continue reading

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