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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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Is My Tooth Pain an Emergency?

Dental pain is never fun but does tooth pain count as an emergency? It depends on a few different factors. In this article, you’ll learn if your tooth pain is an emergency and what to do if you need immediate dental care.  Chronic Vs. Acute Pain When you’re thinking about a tooth pain emergency, you […]

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Do You Need to See a Root Canal Specialist?

Root canals have a reputation for being scary. Luckily though, they don’t have to be! A root canal specialist can take care of your issue with minimal pain and recovery time. This way, you can eat, drink, smile pain-free. But what is a root canal specialist- and who needs to see one? Read on to […]

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Gums Bleeding When Flossing? Here’s What to Do

We all know how important flossing is for our oral health. But for some people, flossing can be an uncomfortable experience. Flossing can cause discomfort for some people, and others even have bleeding when flossing. Are these problems normal, or are they the sign of a bigger issue? Is there a way to floss with […]

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Canker Sore or Cancer? Learn These Oral Cancer Warning Signs

Canker sores are an uncomfortable reality for many people. But are your canker sores harmless, or a red flag for a bigger problem? Sometimes, mouth sores can be a sign of a more serious condition, such as oral cancer. If you’re wondering if you have a canker sore or cancer, read on.  What Are Canker […]

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How Often Do You Really Need a Teeth Cleaning?

Is it time for a teeth cleaning? You’ve probably heard that professional cleanings are recommended every six months. However, many patients go much longer in between dental appointments. Therefore, you might be wondering- how often do I really need to visit the dentist? In this article, we’ll give you the facts on regular dental cleanings. […]

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What to Expect After a Dental Bone Graft

If you need a dental bone graft, then you might be nervous for your procedure. After all, bone grafts sound pretty intimidating! Luckily though, there is nothing to be worried about. Bone grafts are simple procedures. That being said, you might still want to know what the process- and the recovery- is like. Read on […]

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