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Category: Periodontal Services

Can Dental Health Affect Your Immune System?

Posted July 17, 2020

2½ Minute Read:   The advent of the internet and the new speeds at which information has spread to the general public has created a scientific awakening of sorts. This is certainly true with details about your oral health and how it can impact your overall wellness. The average dental patient may have caught a television […]

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Dental Exams: Catching Cavities and…Cancer?

Posted August 21, 2019

While it may be uncomfortable to push yourself to every dentist appointment—especially if you know you have not been eating properly to maintain the health of your teeth and gums—making sure you are attending regular appointments could do more than let your dentist catch a cavity or two.  American tennis star Nicole Gibbs was recently […]

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Pediatric Dentistry: What Parents Need to Know

Posted April 08, 2019

When your child’s first tooth comes in, it is time to start thinking about their oral health. Some parents even begin their child’s journey to optimal oral health before the first tooth comes in by gently wiping their gums after a meal. It can be overwhelming for a parent to think about how a child […]

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Acute vs. Chronic Toothache: When to See Your Dentist

Posted March 01, 2019

The nagging pain of a toothache can affect your daily routine from chewing to overall comfort. Without the necessary treatment, a toothache can worsen and potentially develop into a more severe condition. If you are experiencing tooth pain, you may need to schedule an appointment with your dentist to alleviate the discomfort and treat the […]

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Gum Disease: Do Genetics Contribute?

Posted December 03, 2018

Gum disease, also called periodontitis or periodontal disease, is a chronic inflammatory process that affects the gum tissue and bone supporting the teeth. Many people are surprised to learn that even if they consistently brush their teeth twice a day, floss daily, use mouthwash, and maybe even deep clean with a water pick, they still […]

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