Can Pregnancy Affect Oral Health?

While pregnancy is an exciting time of expectation for families, it brings a multitude of changes, from fluctuating hormonal levels to food aversions, nausea and morning sickness. Notably, these symptoms can negatively impact oral health, even if they subside following the first trimester. Thus, if you are expecting, here’s what you need to know about…

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Implant Supported Dentures

Perhaps you’re familiar with how conventional dentures “fit” on teeth. Generally speaking, they rest on gum tissues and attach to crowned teeth on each side. While traditional methods for replacing missing teeth work for some patients, for those that do not have healthy teeth for dentures to attach to, hopes of having a great smile…

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Family Oriented Dentistry

When it comes to your family’s oral health, what’s best for you might not be what’s best for your children. While a dentist may have all of the qualifications and experience necessary, children benefit from a different approach, one that is gentle and environmentally conscious. What’s more is that children have different dental needs than…

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Do You Want a Brighter Smile?

Most will agree—a bright white smile makes an immediate impression on those we meet. With the ability to exude youthfulness, vitality and perhaps even overall health and success, it’s no wonder that nearly 90% of patients request tooth whitening when asked about what they wanted to improve about their smile (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry).…

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Root Canals: A Quick and Comfortable Treatment

Teeth can become damaged or infected in a number of ways, necessitating the need for dental fillings or other restorations. Yet, when decay reaches deep, invading the pulp of a tooth, individuals are at risk for pain, tooth loss and bone damage. Thus, dental professionals often suggest root canal therapy as a way to eliminate…

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How Important Is Oral Health To One’s Overall Health?

While taking care of your mouth, teeth, and gums is an admirable goal in itself, there is a growing connection between oral health and overall health. Thus, while regular visits to the dentist are important in order to maintain good dental health, they provide a window into one’s overall health. When asked, “How important is…

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Invisalign: The Clear Choice For Your Lifestyle

Among many developments in digital and orthodontic dentistry spanning the past few decades, Invisalign continues to be the clear choice for any lifestyle. While conventional methods of orthodontics are useful in many cases, the clear aligner trays used with Invisalign make it possible for busy teens and adults to shape up their smile with very…

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