Clean Your Tongue!

The tongue is one of the most important parts of our bodies when it comes to eating and speaking.  It also helps us enjoy our foods and make funny faces.  Here’s what you need to know about taking care of your tongue! Why You Should Clean Your Tongue The tongue is covered in tiny bumps […]

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Mouthwash: Myths and Misconceptions

Have you ever noticed what a common sight it is to see someone standing in the oral care aisle at the drug store just staring at the rows upon rows of mouthwash?  The sheer number of choices we have in a single store can be mind-boggling.  And that doesn’t even take into account the various […]

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Signs You May Need a Root Canal

In our years of experience taking care of patients, we know that teeth problems can cause more than just pain.  Often, the idea that a tooth might need a root canal is the cause of severe anxiety.  The good news is that not every twinge of pain in a tooth indicates the need for a […]

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Can Teeth Whitening Cause Permanent Damage?

Teeth whitening is a multibillion-dollar industry, with countless products available over the counter, on the internet and from your dentist.  The widespread availability of these products may lead some people to believe that they are harmless.  Unfortunately, some of the chemicals contained in teeth whitening products can do damage to your teeth and gums. What […]

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How Important are Baby Teeth?

We hear this question all the time, and to be honest, it makes us cringe.  Why?  Because baby teeth are so important that we would never even think to question them.  The fact that they fall out misleads many people into assuming that they are unimportant.  We hope this blog convinces you otherwise. Why Do […]

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