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How Do Veneers Work?

They say a smile is worth a thousand words so take the next step to a new you who isn’t afraid of showing those pearly whites. If you are insecure about your smile and are considering a mouth makeover, porcelain veneers could be the right option for you. These veneers have become increasingly popular due to their quick and long-lasting results to picture-perfect teeth without having to… Read More »

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What Types of Anesthesias Are Available to Me?

Here is a question that many of clients ask time and time again. What types of anesthesias are available to me, if I am getting a dental implant or full mouth reconstruction? Is it safe? Like many others, these are probably some of the questions that go through head when you think about getting an implant. Several methods of anesthesia are available. The method of anesthesia that… Read More »


The Effects of Poor Dental Hygiene on Your Body

Most people don’t realize that poor dental hygiene can lead other damaging side effects throughout your entire body. Take care of your mouth and it will take care of your whole body. Read below on how you can prevent halitosis, periodontal disease, atherosclerosis, heart disease, diabetes, erectile dysfunction, and respiratory problems. It’s good to be informed so that you can prevent these things from happening to you!… Read More »

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Can Gum Disease Cause Heart Disease?

There is a normal bacteria that grown in your mouth and bad bacteria that the gum disease creates, Gum disease can cause the bad bacteria to go into the blood stream and attach itself to the blood vessels. This can cause blood clots and could lead to heart attacks. Researchers have done studies that show that people with less teeth or gum disease are more likely to… Read More »

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Poor Oral Hygiene Leads to Erectile Dysfunction……REALLY???

We have known that research has linked periodontal disease to other health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes, but newer studies are providing evidence of the correlation between gum disease and ED (erectile dysfunction) and even low T (low testosterone). Periodontal treatment of affected patients has proved to lessen the symptoms of ED in just three months (Study done at Inonu University in Malatya, Turkey). The… Read More »

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4 Odd Ways To Remember To Brush Your Dental Implants

You know have your dental implants all settled in and ready to use just like healthy teeth. You’re probably (actually, we know you’re happy) with the results you are seeing. You’re probably feeling  like a million dollars, and ready to eat properly once again just like you used to. We do have one thing to remind you, however; it’s not over just yet. You have to remember… Read More »

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Debunking Top 4 Myths of Dental Implants

We are here to tell you; dental implants are here to help you. You might have heard otherwise, but the myths surrounding dental implants are most likely false. In fact, most of the myths are just can be easily answered just by asking the experts themselves. They are certainly many questions that come with dental implants, that rise myths. Right now, we are going to debunk these… Read More »

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Why Dental Work Isn’t Scary

The dental practice has been going since the dawn of man. So, why do we fear going to the dentist so much? Many people visit their local dentist office at a minimal twice a year. Others visit their dentist every 3 to 4 months. Regular visits should keep your teeth in healthy shape. Chances are, if you looked for this article, you have dental anxiety and haven’t… Read More »

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5 Ways Your Smile Can Change Your Life

A simple smile can radiate a glow around a halo. You can undoubtedly make someone else’s day by a well-placed smile. Let’s face it, you’re not having a great day unless you have a few laughs and grins. A contagious smile can bring joy to everyone’s day. By bringing joy to the world, smiling has no doubt become the number one way to greet the people you… Read More »

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What Do Your Teeth Say About You?

Sometimes we forget how much we reveal about ourselves when we smile. Not only do we communicate happiness or sociability, but we also convey a lot about our way of living.

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