General Dentistry

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Why Should You Use A Waterpik?

By:Elena Chistokhina, RDH Nothing is more flattering than a gorgeous, healthy smile. We all know that taking care of your teeth and gums is important for dental and overall health. Brushing teeth at least twice a day is a good start, but regular brushing may not be enough. Unfortunately toothbrush bristles aren’t small enough to effectively clean …

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When Should Wisdom Teeth Be Removed?

By: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg Articles have emerged discouraging removal of wisdom teeth, especially when they are not creating pain or other problems. Wisdom teeth, or third molars, most often erupt between the ages of 17-26 and sometimes cause symptoms such as root damage and swelling and eventually need to be removed.Some dental experts believe in extracting …

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How To Choose A Kid’s Toothbrush

By: Dr. Samantha Rawdin As adults, we know that maintaining our oral health requires consistency and diligence. For kids? Consistency and diligence don’t even begin to cover it. Sometimes, just getting them into the bathroom to brush can be a challenge, let alone making sure each of their tiny little teeth are free of plaque. …

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Is Cold Weather Giving You A Toothache?

You know how sensitive your teeth feel when you head outside in the winter and breathe through your mouth? What causes this seasonal tooth pain? How does neglecting your pearly whites increase the risk? And what are the best ways to alleviate the discomfort? Read on! What causes seasonal/temperature related tooth pain? Extreme temperatures caused by …

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What to expect from root canal treatment

Root canal therapy, also known as endodontic treatment, is a procedure that can be performed by skilled dentists to save a natural tooth from damage or extraction. With continued advances in modern dentistry, this procedure continues to be a popular choice for patients with abscesses, infections, or substantial damage to the natural tooth and the …

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Should I Brush Or Floss First?

In the great debate between brushing and flossing, Theresa, a hygienist at Gallery57Dental, recommends flossing first.  “Researchers have found that flossing before brushing is the ideal sequence for the most thorough removal of dental plaque.” Why Floss First? According to research when you floss first, you pull food debris and bacteria from the gum line …

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