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Some Wisdom About Wisdom Teeth

February 6, 2024

Wisdom teeth are the name for your third permanent molars, which typically appear from age 17-25. It is thought the name "wisdom teeth" comes from the fact that they appear ...

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What Does It Take to Be a Dentist?

February 27, 2024

As a patient, you may wonder exactly what qualifications you need in order to poke around other people's mouths! Many people don't know exactly how much time and preparation goes ...

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Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

January 23, 2024

Many millions of people suffer from tooth sensitivity at some point in their life, usually in the form of tooth pain in reaction to heat or cold. Tooth sensitivity has ...

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What Not to Do If You Have a Toothache

February 27, 2024

A toothache is your body's way of telling you something has gone wrong in your mouth. There is no convenient time or place to get a toothache, but we always ...

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Three Ways To Prevent Bad Breath

February 6, 2024

Bad breath can be a notoriously sneaky and therefore embarrassing issue. You might not even know you have bad breath until your loved ones are ducking away when you go ...

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Teeth Cleanings Are About More Than Clean Teeth!

February 6, 2024

When most of a us think of a teeth cleaning appointment, we think of polishing maybe a little scraping. But the truth is that teeth cleaning appointments are about so ...

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Why Teeth Cleanings Are Important

February 27, 2024

Over time, plaque (a thick, bacteria-filled film) and tartar (a hard calcium-based build-up) can build up on your teeth eventually lead to tooth decay. While regular brushing flossing at home ...

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A Step-by-step Guide To Teaching Good Brushing Habits To Your Kids

February 27, 2024

Brushing your teeth is very important for your oral overall health, but to kids, it's just a chore. But it doesn't have to be! Here are some tips for teaching ...

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Some Wisdom About Wisdom Teeth

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What Does It Take to Be a Dentist?

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Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

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What Not to Do If You Have a Toothache

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General Dentistry
Some Wisdom About Wisdom Teeth

February 6, 2024

General Dentistry
What Does It Take to Be a Dentist?

February 27, 2024

General Dentistry
Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

January 23, 2024

General Dentistry
What Not to Do If You Have a Toothache

February 27, 2024

General Dentistry
Three Ways To Prevent Bad Breath

February 6, 2024