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When is Tooth Extraction Necessary?

There are two different types of tooth extraction, referred to as simple extractions and surgical extraction. When teeth no longer have a functional place in your mouth or are damaged beyond repair, your dentist may recommend that you have them removed for your comfort and health. What are the Indications for Tooth Removal? Wisdom Teeth […]

Tips to Keep Your Children’s Teeth Healthy This Halloween

Halloween is quickly approaching, which for most kids means lots and lots of candy. While candy can be a sweet treat every now and then, too much of it can lead to dental problems like cavities and gum disease. Read on for some tips to keep your family’s smiles in tip-top shape this Halloween. Limit […]

The Proper Way to Floss

Brushing and flossing are an important part of your oral hygiene. Many people resort to brushing alone and think it’s enough, however, flossing is an important part of teeth and gum care. By understanding the proper way to floss, you can ensure that your teeth remain clean and healthy! Why Should I Floss Cleaning between […]

Why Choose Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry, otherwise known as relaxation dentistry, involves either oral medication such as Halcion, or inhalation of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen (laughing gas) to calm the patient during their appointment. If you experience fear, anxiety, or discomfort during your regular dental appointments, you may benefit from sedation dentistry. Who Should Consider Sedation Dentistry: • Those […]