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The Benefits of Chewing Sugar-Free Gum


Most dentists agree that chewing sugar-free gum is beneficial for the health of teeth! Many people group gum chewing into the same group as candy. However, this is hardly the case when it comes to sugar-free gum. In fact, most … Continued


What Qualifies as a Dental Emergency?


Dental emergencies can occur at any time, just like with any normal health emergency. They are sadly unpredictable and can cause a person pain or discomfort at any time. While dental emergencies are actually common, it can often be confusing … Continued


Can an Oral Piercing Have an Effect on Your Oral Health?


Oral piercings are a form of self-expression and have become increasingly popular among teenage boys and girls. Many areas of the mouth can be pierced, but the tongue and lips are the most common spots. Although it may seem harmless, … Continued


3 Misconceptions About Dental Implants Debunked


If you have chosen to have dental implants inserted to fix a dental issue, or are still researching and picking the best option for you, then today we will look at some of the misconceptions about dental implants. Unfortunately, there … Continued


How Long do Dental Implants Last?


A dental implant is an excellent option for long-term tooth replacement, but a common question is how long do dental implants last? Factors that alter how long dental implants are viable depend on the patient's lifestyle and dental hygiene. The … Continued


Why Do People Choose a Family Dentist?


A typical day in the average American household includes many things: soccer games, determining what to cook (or pick up) for lunch or dinner, carpools, dance lessons, after-school events, school board conferences and the list goes on. It's remarkable how … Continued


Popular Treatments for Sleep Apnea


Sleep apnea is a medical condition where the patient's airways become obstructed during sleep. It leads to snoring and, in certain situations, life-threatening medical conditions. This medical issue often causes an inability to get quality sleep and the results of … Continued


History of Dental Oral Sedation


Dental sedation has been around since the late 1800s. Though dental oral sedation is very common now, it was not as frequent back then. Out of all the methods of sedation, oral sedation is the most popular and least invasive … Continued


The Pros And Cons Of Dental Sealants


If the world were flawless, everybody would have a perfect set of sparkly teeth. The only care we would have needed would be regular brushing and flossing. However, this is not reality. There are many treatment choices available to bring back … Continued


Invisalign Or Traditional Braces, Which Should I Choose?


Patients now have more choices than ever before regarding orthodontic treatment. Invisalign, ceramic bridges, traditional metal braces, and Damon braces are all useful for fixing all types of teeth misalignment. The most common choices are Invisalign and metal braces. Note … Continued