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Gingivitis: Simple Steps for Winning the Battle for Healthy Gums

Gingivitis might sound like a daunting word, but it’s a common and manageable condition. It’s the first stage of gum disease, but with the right care, you can prevent it from escalating. Let’s explore how you can recognize gingivitis and take steps to ensure your gums stay healthy.  Remember, healthy gums are the foundation of […]

Bruxism: The Hidden Culprit Behind Your Jaw Pain

Do you often wake up with a sore jaw or a dull headache? You might be grinding your teeth in your sleep, a condition known as bruxism. It’s more common than you think, and it could be the reason behind your discomfort. Bruxism can be a tricky condition to diagnose, as many people aren’t aware […]

Advancements of Digital Scans and X-rays in Dental Safety and Diagnostic Accuracy

The evolution of dental digital scans and x-rays, has significantly improved the safety and diagnostic accuracy within dental practice. These advancements offer a myriad of benefits over traditional film-based x-rays.  Moreover, they enhance patient care through more precise diagnosis and treatment planning. One of the primary advantages of digital dental x-rays is the significant reduction […]

Dental Implants: Are You a Candidate?

Did you know according to the American College of Prosthodontists, over 36 million Americans are missing multiple teeth? More so, 125 million are missing at least one tooth. If you are one of the many missing teeth, a dental implant may be the solution for repairing your smile. While most people can get implants, some […]

Gum Recession: Causes and Treatment

Gums help keep your teeth in place.  But if your gums begin to recede, gaps can develop between the teeth and gums, causing dental problems.  One of the biggest problems is your becoming loose and even falling out. This problem affects nearly half the adult population over 30. This percentage increases for people over 65. […]

Dental Floss: Tips and Tools for a Healthier Smile

Brushing your teeth twice a day, using mouthwash, and going to the dentist won’t replace flossing your teeth. They can prevent cavities. But they are not enough to altogether avoid dental problems! Flossing is essential in minimizing cavities and other dental concerns. Unfortunately, it is also something most people skip as part of their oral […]