Presidential Smile Secrets

In honor of Presidents Day on Monday February 18th, we’re revealing smile secrets of just a few of our Command-in-Chief’s: George Washington At the time of inauguration, Washington has one natural tooth.  Throughout his life, Washington wore various dentures, some even made from human teeth, which was...

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Five Health Concerns For Women

September 26th is Women's Health and Fitness Day.  Though life expectancy in most countries is higher for women than men, women have unique health risk factors, as well as social and economic stresses that may result in health complications. Heart disease is the number one...

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What are the Benefits of Fluoride?

Since fluoride was first discovered to strengthen tooth enamel, dentists have seen dramatic drops in tooth decay and caries. While the connection between fluoride and strengthening of the outer surface, or enamel, of the tooth has been known for some time, recent research has proven...

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Do you Have Snoring or Sleep Apnea?

Snoring and sleep apnea are serious conditions.  When left untreated they can cause high blood pressure, stroke, irregular heart beats, and even heart attacks. More than 18 million adults in America have sleep apnea and at least 40% of adults over 40 have snoring issues. ...

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Five Delicious Foods to Keep you Smiling

We all love a savory snack or delicious meal. We typically hear about foods to avoid to maintain a healthy smile, such as chocolate, potato chips, pretzels, and high sugar juices. However, some foods rich in calcium, folic acid and other nutrients are great for...

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“Laughter is the Best Medicine”….But Why?

Everyone has heard the quote "Laughter is the best medicine."  But perhaps you've never thought about it scientifically.  Studies have proven tremendous benefits to smiling, and even show that people who smile more are perceived as friendlier, more confident, and more successful.  Here are our...

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Celebrate National Toothbrush Day – June 26th

National toothbrush day is today, June 26.  To celebrate, we thought we'd take a look back at the history of brushes. Toothbrushes,  have been around since 3000 BC.  During this time ancient civilizations used twigs with frayed ends to rub against teeth.  What we consider to...

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Single Visit Crowns, Onlays and Veneers

In the past decade, Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) has revolutionized dentistry.  3D scanners, computer software and 3D milling machines and printers now aide in providing patients with an optimal restoration and more comfortable, quicker care. 3D scanners enable dentists to acquire accurate...

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