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April 3, 2020

What to Do in A Dental Emergency During COVID-19

In many ways, our lives have been put on hold. In many other ways, our lives are continuously changing. COVID-19 has put a stop to many […]
March 27, 2020

Can I get dental implants if I have a denture?

Are you tired of feeling self-conscious about your denture? Do you worry about it slipping while you’re eating or talking? Does it cause pain or discomfort […]
March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Update

As you all know by now, the COVID 19 threat is affecting our lives in countless ways. I have been assessing the information and guidance that […]
March 20, 2020

Signs and Symptoms of Gum Disease

Did you know that 12 million Americans have lost all their teeth to decay or gum disease? It’s a scary statistic, but there’s good news. Gum […]
March 13, 2020

Are permanent dentures the same as dental implants?

Dental implants put the “permanent” in permanent dentures, but these terms aren’t used interchangeably. Rather, dental implants are what secure the dentures into a patient’s mouth. […]
March 5, 2020

Top Q&A About Partial Dentures

If you are missing multiple teeth throughout your smile, partial dentures could be a viable option. The most common type of partial dentures looks like a […]
February 28, 2020

Can I get teeth extracted and get dentures the same day?

Are you concerned about not having teeth after a dental extraction procedure? Wondering how you’ll eat and talk? You’re not alone. To calm your fears, dentists […]
February 21, 2020

What are the benefits of teeth whitening?

Have you tried home remedies to whiten your teeth only to be disappointed? Are store-bought teeth whitening products letting you down? Do you have a big […]
February 14, 2020

5 Ways to Relieve Toothache Pain

Tooth pain usually comes suddenly and unexpectedly. It can make for long days and restless nights. Whether your toothache pain is sharp, throbbing, constant, or recurring, […]
February 7, 2020

What is a tooth implant?

Are you insecure about your smile because of a missing tooth? Do you dread taking pictures and cover your mouth when you laugh? Are you worried […]