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Start Your Children’s Dental Care Early

Were you raised in a family where dental care was a priority? If so, you probably still have a regimen where you go to your dentist every six months, don't you? Or, it might be that circumstances when you were growing up meant that you didn't get regular dental care. If so, that probably means that you need a lot of dental work now that you are an adult. With either scenario, you more than likely have learned that it's important to maintain excellent dental health. Read More 

3 Helpful Tips For Parents Getting Their Children Ready For Their First Trip To The Dentist

If you have children, it's part of your job to make sure they keep their teeth healthy. Part of this involves taking them to the dentist. Although this may scare your child a bit, you can make this first-time visit more pleasant in the following ways. Remain Honest  The reason why most children are nervous about going to the dentist for the first time is the fear of the unknown. They don't know what to expect during this visit, making them uneasy. Read More 

Don’t Let Fear Of Root Canals Stop You From Having Healthy Teeth

Root canals have a bad reputation, there is no denying that. People have heard horror stories about how much root canals hurt and how much people dread them. In truth, root canals have come a long way since the "old days." Technology has made root canals much less painful and even quicker. If you are on the fence about pursuing this type of treatment, you should know the other benefits of the procedure. Read More 

3 Things To Know About Invisalign

Invisalign is a convenient and appealing alternative to traditional metal braces. Invisalign clear braces were designed to be as close to invisible as possible while also being more practical and comfortable than other types of braces. Even though they are easier to wear than traditional braces, Invisalign braces are also very effective at correcting and straightening your smile. If you're considering Invisalign, here are a few things to keep in mind. Read More 

Tips For Using An Interdental Brush Around Your Dental Implant

When you get a dental implant, it's probable that your dentist will advise that you begin to use an interdental brush to keep the area around the implant clean. In fact, many dental clinics will provide their patients with a few of these brushes to use in the weeks and months until your next appointment. If you haven't previously used a brush of this nature, you should ask your dentist or dental hygienist for a demonstration of how to effectively use it. Read More