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Do I need a Dental Implant?

By: Dr. Samantha Rawdin If you have a missing tooth or will need a tooth extracted, you could be a candidate for a dental implant! What is a dental implant? A dental implant is a small titanium screw that is placed into the jaw bone to replace the ROOT of a missing tooth. (You will […]


Brushing In The Shower – Gross Or Smart?

By: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg Another great divide among Americans is whether or not it’s okay to brush and floss your teeth in the shower.  For some of us it’s a great time saver and others believe it’s just plain gross. “When I saw through the steamy fog that my boyfriend was brushing his teeth in […]


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What Should I Expect During a Cleaning?

If you’ve recently moved to a new town, then you know that you need to do a few things: identify the nearest hospital in case an emergency happens, find a great babysitter who loves your kids, and find a few restaurants that can feed you when you’re too lazy to cook. But, have you remembered […]


SNORING AFFECTS EVERYONE!

By: Dr. Robert Rawdin Whether you are the one snoring or the bed partner of someone who snores, you are affected.When snoring is loud and happens very often there is a high likelihood that there is associated Sleep Apnea. Untreated Sleep Apnea Can Be Life Threatening Sleep Apnea is a serious health condition and will […]



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The Three Types of Cavities You Need to Avoid

It’s hard to know when a cavity is about to strike, which is why finding out you have a cavity during a dental exam might be a complete shock. But, even though you may not feel a cavity forming, plaque is working overtime to damage your teeth. Thankfully, there are some ways you can prevent […]


Does Mouthwash Do More Than Freshen Breath?

By: Dr. Rebecca Koenigsberg Despite the popularity of mouthwash, there is much controversy over it’s effectiveness. But does mouthwash do more than freshen breath? Dental Mouthwash Is A Useful Weapon In The Dental Arsenal Besides freshening your breath, dental mouthwash is a useful weapon in your dental health arsenal. There are many kinds of rinses available […]


Fluoride Is Essential To Dental Health

by: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg and Dr. Rebecca Koenigsberg  The introduction of fluoride in water and toothpastes over the last 70 years has led to large decreases in dental decay. One of the 20thCentury’s Greatest health Achievements Water fluoridation was a major breakthrough for national oral health when it was first introduced in 1945 in Grand Rapids, […]


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Top Foods That Hurt Your Teeth

Whether you’re eating a salad or an order of french fries, chances are you’re marginally aware of how each one might affect your health. Because we’ve been so conditioned by advertising and fad diets, we think it’s pretty rare to look at food and not think about the health consequences of eating it. But why […]


Eating Ice Cream Shouldn’t Hurt – Treating Tooth Sensitivity

Ah, Summer. The season of iced coffee, ice cream and iced- anything that will cool you off from this heat! But, for those of us who suffer from tooth sensitivity, these methods to beat the heat can also be the culprit for some oral discomfort. What Causes Tooth Sensitivity? To understand tooth sensitivity, we must […]


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