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Overcome Your Fears With Sedation Dentistry

Unfortunately, dental fear keeps a large number of patients away from the dentist’s office. This anxiety may prevent you from obtaining even routine care and can ultimately result in serious oral health consequences. Many patients who suffer from dental fear

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Healthy Ways to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth

While your family dentist might approve the occasional indulgence, sweet treats should never be considered a daily staple. There are many ways to satisfy your sweet tooth that taste great and won’t negatively impact your dental health. Examples of Healthy

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Do Dental Crowns Require Special Care?

Has your dentist told you that you need a dental crown? A dental crown is a common restoration that helps patients prolong the life of damaged biological teeth. Crowns are low-maintenance and easy to care for when one practices proper

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3 Cosmetic Dental Procedures to Enhance Your Smile

Do you yearn for a whiter smile? Perhaps you have old metal dental work that makes you feel self-conscious about your appearance. Cosmetic dental treatments can breathe new life into your appearance by concealing noticeable imperfections like stains, old dental

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Do Composite Fillings Last as Long as Metal Fillings?

Patients who need to have a cavity filled usually are faced with a choice between tooth-colored composite fillings or amalgam (metal) restorations. The different materials have distinct qualities, so it’s important for patients to decide which factors are most important

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Harmful Effects of Soda on Teeth

Drinking soda causes a slew of effects on your teeth. If you have a problematic soda habit, cutting down on your consumption will benefit your smile as well as your overall health. Here is a general overview of the issues

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