What is a Dental Inlay or Onlay?

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If you’ve ever been to the dentist then you’ve heard of or experienced fillings, cleanings, and dental x-rays. However, there are some dental procedures that some people aren’t too familiar with like a dental inlay or onlay. Inlays or onlays … Continued

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Too Hard?

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Although proper oral hygiene is encouraged and cleaning our teeth is necessary for our health. Brushing too hard can actually be over-kill and detrimental for the health of your teeth. You don’t want to cause yourself dental problems by brushing … Continued

The Anatomy of a Tooth

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From a young age most of us were taught to start taking care of our teeth. We were taught to brush our teeth, reminded to drink our milk, and told to not eat too much candy. All for the protection … Continued

Are Your Teeth Turning Yellow?

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If you notice that your teeth aren’t as white as they used to be or have begun to fade to a yellow color you may be wanting to restore your smile. Naturally over time our teeth will begin to yellow, … Continued

Everything You Need to Know About Enamel

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The thin outer layer covering of our tooth is called the enamel. It is there to protect our teeth from daily use such as chewing and grinding and to insulate them from painful temperatures and chemicals. While it is not … Continued

Help Your Kids Prevent Tooth Decay

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It is nothing new that kids fill up on sweets and soda, but doctors say that percentage of children who are diagnosed with tooth decay is far too high. Whether it is the lack of basic oral care or excessive … Continued

Ow! Why Do My Teeth Hurt When I Brush/Floss?

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When a daily habit turns into a chore because of pain or discomfort, it’s time to talk to a doctor. The same goes for when brushing or flossing your teeth starts to become bothersome. Teeth shouldn’t typically hurt while brushing, … Continued

5 Habits To Avoid With Braces

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Getting braces can be a frightening experience — your days of blissfully chewing gum or biting into a whole apple are over for a couple years, but there are other habits you probably have that also need to be broken. … Continued