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Are Cavities Contagious?

We all know that you can get cavities from sugary foods and poor oral hygiene. But can you also get cavities from other people? Many patients wonder- are cavities contagious? And if so, how can I protect my teeth? Read on to get the facts on cavities.  What Are Cavities?  Firstly, it’s important to know […]

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Teeth Bonding Vs. Veneers: Which is the Better Option?

Dental veneers and tooth bonding are both quick and easy ways to transform a person’s smile. These procedures offer big results- without removing teeth or performing complex oral surgeries. So what are the differences between these dental tools? And how can patients know which is the right option for them? Below, we’ll help you choose […]

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What’s the Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis?

Gingivitis and periodontitis are both gum diseases that can cause pain, sensitivity, and changes in the gum appearance. If left untreated, they can also cause long-term damage to your overall health. But what is the difference between gingivitis and periodontitis? And what should I know about these two diseases? Get the facts in the article […]

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Why Does My Retainer Hurt?

When you first get your retainer, you might notice a little discomfort. This is a normal part of the adjustment process. However, some patients deal with more severe pain, which can be a problem. If you’re wondering “why does my retainer hurt?” then read on. We’ll explain the top causes as well as a few […]

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What To Expect During Your Invisalign Consultation

If you’re interested in using Invisalign, then the first step of your journey is an Invisalign consolation. But why is this appointment needed and what happens while you’re there? Read on to learn what to expect during your Invisalign consultation. Do All Patients Need an Invisalign Consultation? All patients need to consult a dentist, even […]

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Does Tooth Sensitivity Go Away On Its Own?

If you’re struggling with tooth sensitivity, then you know how intense the pain can be. And while you’re probably desperate for relief, you might also be wondering- does tooth sensitivity go away on its own? It depends on a few different factors. Read on to learn how long tooth sensitivity lasts- and when it’s time […]

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What is the Process of Getting Braces Like?

Getting braces is an exciting process! However, it’s normal to be confused about how the whole thing works. How are braces applied, how long do they take, and most importantly, how do they even work? In this article, we’ll answer all of your questions about the process of getting braces.  Your Braces Consultation Before your […]

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Top 5 Signs of Infection After Root Canal Treatment

Root canals are quick, easy, and straightforward procedures. However, infections can still happen in some cases. Learning about the signs of infection after root canal therapy will help you know what to expect during recovery. If you notice any of these signs of infection after root canal treatment, then call your dentist. 1- New or […]

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Teeth Whitening and Fillings: How to Brighten Your Whole Smile

Teeth whitening is a great way to boost your smile. However, patients with metal fillings often wonder if teeth whitening is a good option for them. Do teeth whitening and fillings work together? Will the whitening agent change the color of the metal? How can I get a completely white smile? It’s easier than you […]

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Can Wisdom Teeth Cause a Sore Throat?

Sore throats are a common symptom this time of year. And while viral infections like the common cold and strep throat are usually to blame, other issues can cause soreness too. So can wisdom teeth cause a sore throat? And if so, what can be done to address the pain? Learn about the connection between […]

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