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What Procedures Are Included in Cosmetic Dentistry?

What Procedures Are Included in Cosmetic Dentistry?

What is Cosmetic Dentistry? There are three classifications of dentistry: Preventative, restorative, and cosmetic. Preventative dentistry prevents dental diseases,...

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How Long Do Veneers Last on Teeth?

How Long Do Veneers Last on Teeth?

It can affect your smile and appearance when you have imperfections like cracks, chips, or discoloration. More than that,...

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Does Bonding Ruin Your Teeth?

Does Bonding Ruin Your Teeth?

Do you have minor dental flaws with your teeth that impact your smile? Instead of remaining concerned about the...

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Can Veneers Be Removed?

Can Veneers Be Removed?

Veneers have a beautiful way of restoring your teeth and enhancing your smile. When you care for your veneers...

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Do porcelain veneers ruin your teeth?

Do porcelain veneers ruin your teeth?

Porcelain veneers are one of the several treatments available in cosmetic dentistry. They cover a person’s teeth to change...

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Dentures 101: All the Information You Want

Dentures 101: All the Information You Want

Have you lost some or all your teeth and are searching for replacements to restore your smile and mouth...

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Teeth Whitening: Can It Harm Your Oral Health?

Teeth Whitening: Can It Harm Your Oral Health?

Nothing puffs up confidence than having a Hollywood smile. A picture-perfect smile will always light up a room. This...

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Dentures Still Retain Their Popularity among Many People

Dentures Still Retain Their Popularity among Many People

Tooth loss is standard among adults of all ages and isn’t restricted to the elderly. Dentures are sympathetic replacements...

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Tips to Reduce Discomfort During Invisalign Treatment

Tips to Reduce Discomfort During Invisalign Treatment

Invisalign Orthodontic treatment is beneficial for patients that want straighter teeth without facing the discomfort of metal braces. It...

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Emergency Dentistry an Invaluable Service Provided by Dentists

Emergency Dentistry an Invaluable Service Provided by Dentists

Your spouse complains about a severe toothache late in the evening, leaving you in a quandary wondering how you...

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Important Facts You Should Know About Invisalign

Important Facts You Should Know About Invisalign

Thanks to their clear and invisible nature, Invisalign aligners are getting popular day by day. If your dentist has...

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Porcelain Veneers Help Correct Dental Issues to Give You a Beautiful Smile

Porcelain Veneers Help Correct Dental Issues to Give You a Beautiful Smile

If you are one of the many with dental flaws such as worn tooth enamel, uneven tooth alignment or...

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What Is A Dental Emergency?

What Is A Dental Emergency?

Generally, many people do not understand that a dental problem that is not treated can worsen over time. Most...

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An Overview of Teeth Discoloration, Causes, and Teeth Whitening Procedures

An Overview of Teeth Discoloration, Causes, and Teeth Whitening Procedures

Tooth whitening is the process of lightening the color of natural human teeth. Teeth may lose their bright white...

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How to Treat Gapped Teeth

How to Treat Gapped Teeth

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, when participants were asked, “what types...

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Why Are My Teeth Small? Sizing Up Your Smile

Why Are My Teeth Small? Sizing Up Your Smile

Your smile is one of your most fundamental features. According to a recent survey by the American Academy of...

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What Does Flossing Actually Do?

What Does Flossing Actually Do?

Most dentists will tell you that you absolutely must floss every day, but very few Americans actually follow through...

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Could Your Toothbrush Make You Sick?

Could Your Toothbrush Make You Sick?

During this cold and flu season, it’s especially important to be aware of germs. Hopefully, you’re already washing your...

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History of Dentistry Part I: 1900 – 1955

History of Dentistry Part I: 1900 – 1955

History has a lot to teach us. While we take certain things for granted today in our relatively hygienic,...

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Are Teeth Bones?

Are Teeth Bones?

What are teeth, really? It sounds like a question a child might ask, but it’s harder to answer than...

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Teeth Crumbling Dream: What Does It Mean?

Teeth Crumbling Dream: What Does It Mean?

Dreams are one of the oldest and most intriguing mysteries of human existence. According to a paper by J....

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Common Dental Procedures for Children

Common Dental Procedures for Children

any people don’t believe that the care of baby teeth is a vital concern. This assumption could not be...

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Why Are My Teeth Transparent at the Bottom?

Why Are My Teeth Transparent at the Bottom?

Paying close attention to the appearance of your teeth is extremely important. Ensuring that your smile is bright and...

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Tooth Tools: The Instruments Dentists Use to Clean Teeth

Tooth Tools: The Instruments Dentists Use to Clean Teeth

Every profession has its distinctive tools of the trade. Artists know they produce their best work with the finest...

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Should My Dentist Be Board Certified?

Should My Dentist Be Board Certified?

When you put your health in someone else’s hands, you need to have confidence in their capabilities. You wouldn’t...

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How to get popcorn out of your teeth

How to get popcorn out of your teeth

We’ve all been there: you’re sitting in a dark movie theater, munching on delicious popcorn, and you feel the...

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Thankful Thoughts on Thanksgiving

Thankful Thoughts on Thanksgiving

The day is finally here! According to The History Channel, “the most familiar story of the first Thanksgiving took...

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There’s a Sore on the Tip of My Tongue- How do I Heal it?

There’s a Sore on the Tip of My Tongue- How do I Heal it?

Your tongue is one of the most important parts of your mouth. You use it to speak, swallow, taste,...

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6 Halloween Treats That Won’t Ruin Your Teeth

6 Halloween Treats That Won’t Ruin Your Teeth

Bright orange pumpkins, paper mache skeletons, and ghastly costumes: Halloween is just around the corner. While Dr. Craig Armstrong...

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Properly Treating Sensitive Teeth

Properly Treating Sensitive Teeth

Chances are, you suffer from tooth sensitivity. News Medical Life Sciences reports: “almost 50% percent of the population suffers...

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4 Foods That Whiten Your Teeth

4 Foods That Whiten Your Teeth

There are lots of reasons to brighten your smile. According to Statistic Brain, 74 percent of adults “believe an...

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Why Does My Tongue Feel Numb?

Why Does My Tongue Feel Numb?

Imagine this: you wake up one morning and something feels different in your mouth. You realize that, while you...

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3 Signs It’s Time to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out

3 Signs It’s Time to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out

Although they’re called “wisdom teeth,” it’s not always wise to keep them in. These third molars come in at...

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Top 5 Causes of Drymouth

Top 5 Causes of Drymouth

Have you ever suffered from dry mouth? Even if you didn’t realize it, chances are, you have. According to...

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What To Do If You Have a Dental Emergency on Vacation

What To Do If You Have a Dental Emergency on Vacation

Summer is in full swing. We hope you had an incredible Independence Day celebration and that you have many...

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Teeth Reshaping: How & Why

Teeth Reshaping: How & Why

Your smile can be one of your most splendid features. After all, your pearly whites help you express your...

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10 Common Foods That Stain Your Teeth

10 Common Foods That Stain Your Teeth

Let’s face it: most of us would prefer to have whiter, brighter smiles. Having yellow, gray, or otherwise discolored...

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Why Are My Teeth Black?

Why Are My Teeth Black?

Most of us want to have lighter, brighter smiles, so it can be discouraging and unsettling to notice your...

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When is the Best Time to Visit the Dentist?

When is the Best Time to Visit the Dentist?

Let’s face it: we realize that you might not always be thrilled to come see the dentist. However, when...

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Softly Scrumptious: Healthy Recipes for When Your Teeth Hurt

Softly Scrumptious: Healthy Recipes for When Your Teeth Hurt

Unfortunately, toothaches are quite common. Most of us have experienced that sensitive, stinging sensation. The discomfort can spread throughout...

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Why is There a Lump on the Roof of my Mouth?

Why is There a Lump on the Roof of my Mouth?

Finding a lump on the roof of your mouth can be quite unnerving. No matter the circumstances, it can...

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Cancer of the Mouth: Symptoms & Signs

Cancer of the Mouth: Symptoms & Signs

Unfortunately, oral cancer is all too common, and far too often fatal. The Oral Cancer Foundation reports: “close to...

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Mouth Acne: What Causes It & How Can I Get Rid of It?

Mouth Acne: What Causes It & How Can I Get Rid of It?

It happens to the best of us: dealing with blemishes around your smile can be uncomfortable, embarrassing, and unhealthy....

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Common Cold Weather Problems: Top 3 Oral Health Issues

Common Cold Weather Problems: Top 3 Oral Health Issues

‘Tis the season! While we’re past the holidays and a few weeks into the New Year, we’re still experiencing...

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Why Do the Corners of My Lips Crack?

Why Do the Corners of My Lips Crack?

We all want to start the New Year off with a smile, but you might be embarrassed to show...

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Why is My Mouth Numb?

Why is My Mouth Numb?

We use our mouths to sense taste, heat, cold, pressure, and even to help us smell. Your mouth is...

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Mouth Myth Busting: Are Dogs’ Mouths Really Cleaner Than Ours?

Mouth Myth Busting: Are Dogs’ Mouths Really Cleaner Than Ours?

When Fido jumps on the bed and licks your face with a slobbery, panting grin, should you feel disgusted,...

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Should You Use Costume Teeth This Halloween? The Truth of Those Fake Teeth

Should You Use Costume Teeth This Halloween? The Truth of Those Fake Teeth

It’s that time of year again where costumes are crowding the shelves and children are excited to pick out...

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National Dessert Day! What Desserts Can I Have That Won’t Harm My Teeth?

National Dessert Day! What Desserts Can I Have That Won’t Harm My Teeth?

Dessert is a favorite for many people when they’re dining out, eating at home, or having a family gathering....

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Adults and Loose Teeth – What’s the Cause?

Adults and Loose Teeth – What’s the Cause?

A loose tooth is cute when a small child awaits a visit from the tooth fairy. But if you’re...

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Why are Teeth White?

Why are Teeth White?

We all want a smile that looks white and healthy. Whiter teeth can brighten your appearance and give you...

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Top 5 Reasons Your Teeth are Sensitive

Top 5 Reasons Your Teeth are Sensitive

Do you feel like you can’t enjoy an icy cold drink in the summer because of your teeth? Does...

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Back to School Dental Checklist

Back to School Dental Checklist

As summer comes to a close, it’s time to dust off the backpacks and get the kids ready for...

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What Teeth Do: Exploring the Different Types of Teeth

What Teeth Do: Exploring the Different Types of Teeth

You may be familiar with the different types of teeth: incisors, canines, and molars. But did you know each...

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Will rinsing with salt water help a toothache?

Will rinsing with salt water help a toothache?

A toothache has the power to quickly ruin your day. The pain can be debilitating and can make it...

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What’s causing my teeth to break?

What’s causing my teeth to break?

You may already know that proper dental care, including daily brushing and flossing, is essential to keeping your teeth...

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Do Wisdom Teeth Always Have to Be Removed?

Do Wisdom Teeth Always Have to Be Removed?

It seems so many people have to have their wisdom teeth, or third molars, removed. Why is this needed,...

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Hidden Causes of Bad Breath

Hidden Causes of Bad Breath

Bad breath is a common problem that can cause embarrassment in social situations. Fortunately, something like too much garlic...

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Is dental work safe during pregnancy?

Is dental work safe during pregnancy?

There’s no doubt that pregnant women have to be cautious about what they eat, drink, and are exposed to...

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What beavers can tell us about our teeth

What beavers can tell us about our teeth

Beavers are hard on their teeth. They spend their lives chewing on wood, after all. But yet, they don’t...

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Four Ways Stress Can Harm Your Mouth

Four Ways Stress Can Harm Your Mouth

In today’s world, stress is simply part of daily life for many people. Whether due to work, family, or...

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Post-filling sensitivity: is it normal?

Post-filling sensitivity: is it normal?

Ice cream, popsicles, a bowl of frozen strawberries. Sound tasty? If you’ve recently had a filling, you may cringe...

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Top cavity culprits for kids – and ways to avoid them

Top cavity culprits for kids – and ways to avoid them

It’s no secret that children naturally have a crazy sweet tooth. From a young age, children are attracted to...

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Getting a movie-star smile

Getting a movie-star smile

Do you ever look at actors and celebrities and wonder how they got those rows of perfectly shaped, straight,...

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Could whiter teeth change your life?

Could whiter teeth change your life?

Your smile is one of your most memorable features. Is it giving others the right impression? If your teeth...

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6 Reasons Why Your Teeth Won’t Stop Hurting

6 Reasons Why Your Teeth Won’t Stop Hurting

A toothache can make it impossible to carry on with daily activities. Sometimes the cause of a toothache is...

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6 Great Ways to Use Your Medical Flex Dollars

6 Great Ways to Use Your Medical Flex Dollars

If you’ve set aside money in a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and you have money left over, don’t let...

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What Should You Do In a Dental Emergency?

What Should You Do In a Dental Emergency?

In a perfect world, people would never suffer from unexpected oral health issues. However, the reality is that thousands...

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Our 4 Favorite Dental Charities

Our 4 Favorite Dental Charities

This Sunday (November 15) is National Philanthropy Day, an annual holiday to celebrate, honor, and encourage charitable work across...

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A Guide To Your Gums

A Guide To Your Gums

Many people underestimate the importance of their gums in their oral health. The truth is, however, that your pearly...

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Why Do My Teeth Feel Sore When I Wake Up?

Why Do My Teeth Feel Sore When I Wake Up?

Seizing the day isn’t so easy when you wake up with a toothache in the morning. Mouth soreness could...

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Should You Get an Amalgam or Composite Filling?

Should You Get an Amalgam or Composite Filling?

It’s the sad truth: cavities happen. The National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research reports: “92% of adults 20...

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How Crowns and Bridges Can Beautify Your Grin

How Crowns and Bridges Can Beautify Your Grin

Most people think that dental crowns and bridges are simply meant to repair teeth. These restorative treatments can help...

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Dental Dangers of Boating

Dental Dangers of Boating

As the last days of summer simmer down, heading out to your local beach or lake can be a...

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Top 4 Causes of Tooth Pain in the Jaw

Top 4 Causes of Tooth Pain in the Jaw

No one wants to deal with a toothache, especially if it affects not just the tooth, but the surrounding...

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Saving Your Sinuses: Toothache Relief With a Sinus Infection

Saving Your Sinuses: Toothache Relief With a Sinus Infection

According to WebMD, approximately 37 million Americans suffer from sinus issues. Your sinuses are the mucous-lined passages within your...

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Repairing Your Smile on National Junk Food Day

Repairing Your Smile on National Junk Food Day

Today is National Junk Food Day, a holiday to celebrate and enjoy all of your favorite guilty gastronomic pleasures....

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Everything You Need to Know About Veneers

Everything You Need to Know About Veneers

Most of us would like to enhance some aspect of our smile. Perhaps you’d like to whiten your enamel,...

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Enjoy Healthier Sleep and Smiles by Treating Nighttime Dry Mouth

Enjoy Healthier Sleep and Smiles by Treating Nighttime Dry Mouth

Do you ever wake up with a parched, cracked, stinging, or sticky feeling in your mouth? Many people suffer...

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Post Filling Toothaches: Why Do They Happen and What Can You Do?

Post Filling Toothaches: Why Do They Happen and What Can You Do?

Most of us have been there: you find out you have a cavity and have to get a filling....

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The Risks of Unsupervised Whitening

The Risks of Unsupervised Whitening

According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, “when respondents were asked, ‘What would you like...

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How Swimming Could Affect Your Smile

How Swimming Could Affect Your Smile

As summer approaches, you might be anxious to get out your bathing suit and head to the pool. Swimming...

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Green Dentistry: Doing Our Part for Earth Day

Green Dentistry: Doing Our Part for Earth Day

Last Sunday was Earth Day, an annual celebration held every April 22. Begun in the United States in 1969,...

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Lent and Your Dental Health

Lent and Your Dental Health

Many Christians observe Lent, a six-week period of fasting, moderation, and discipline. Some people give up a particular item...

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Smiling Through Your Pregnancy

Smiling Through Your Pregnancy

Your pregnancy is an exciting time in your life, but did you know your changing body and growing baby...

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Celebrate World Oral Health Day with a Smile

Celebrate World Oral Health Day with a Smile

The World Dental Federation estimates that 9 out of every 10 people suffer from an oral illness or condition...

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Our Team Has Been Busy!

Our Team Has Been Busy!

Dr. Armstrong, Dr. Sauer, and the rest of our team pack our schedules full with professional events and continuing...

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Top 7 Tooth Fairy Books

Top 7 Tooth Fairy Books

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. It culminates with National Tooth Fairy Day on the 28th. In honor...

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Everything You Need to Know for a Kissable Valentine’s Day

Everything You Need to Know for a Kissable Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Here are 7 ways to keep your smile white, healthy and kissable for your valentine.  1. ...

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A Guide to Children’s Oral Health

A Guide to Children’s Oral Health

In 2016, a dental technician carried out a study of 500 parents with children under 12 to find out...

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What You Need to Know About Dental Insurance for the New Year

What You Need to Know About Dental Insurance for the New Year

A consumer survey by the National Association of Dental Plans found people without insurance are less likely to get...

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Merry Christmas: Give Yourself the Gift of a Healthy Smile

Merry Christmas: Give Yourself the Gift of a Healthy Smile

As 2014 comes to an end, it is a great time to examine some of the most common dental...

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Beyond Proper Hygiene: Genetics and Oral Health

Beyond Proper Hygiene: Genetics and Oral Health

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and flossing at least once...

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Happy Thanksgiving: Holiday Teeth Tips

Happy Thanksgiving: Holiday Teeth Tips

Thanksgiving is one of the most popular food-related holidays of the year! Here is some Turkey Day trivia to...

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Health Benefits: Use Them or Lose Them

Health Benefits: Use Them or Lose Them

Delaying dental treatment means risking more extensive treatment later on. Did you know that you can save hundreds of...

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Is Halloween Candy Okay in Moderation?

Is Halloween Candy Okay in Moderation?

Halloween is here—and that means candy is everywhere. In fact, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF), households in...

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What is the Link Between Obesity and Oral Health?

What is the Link Between Obesity and Oral Health?

Over 34 percent of adults in the U.S. are affected by obesity, according to the Centers for Disease Control...

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Keep Your Toothbrush Clean!

Keep Your Toothbrush Clean!

Dentists always remind patients of the importance of brushing to promote good oral and overall health. Taking care of...

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Ensure Your Child’s Safety with a Custom Mouthguard

Ensure Your Child’s Safety with a Custom Mouthguard

According to a 2014 study published in General Dentistry—the peer-reviewed clinical journal of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)—custom...

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Back to School Lesson: How Clean Were King Richard III’s Teeth?

Back to School Lesson: How Clean Were King Richard III’s Teeth?

As we approach the fall season, it’s time for children to head back to school. Here is an interesting...

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Periodontal Disease: Don’t Become Another Statistic

Periodontal Disease: Don’t Become Another Statistic

According to a 2012 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP), more than 40 percent of...

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The Dangers of Tobacco on Oral Health

The Dangers of Tobacco on Oral Health

After the recent death of Major League Baseball (MLB) Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn at the age of 54,...

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How Medications Can Compromise Your Oral Health

How Medications Can Compromise Your Oral Health

Americans are taking more prescription medications on a regular basis than ever before. Unfortunately, many medications can negatively affect...

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Teeth Whitening 101: Get a Picture-Perfect Wedding Season Smile

Teeth Whitening 101: Get a Picture-Perfect Wedding Season Smile

Summer is wedding season. Whether you are getting married, in a wedding or just attending a wedding, you are...

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All About Wisdom Teeth Removal

All About Wisdom Teeth Removal

Many students plan to have their wisdom teeth extracted during summer break, when they have a few days to...

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Dr. Armstrong Elected President of Texas Dental Association

Dr. Armstrong Elected President of Texas Dental Association

We are excited to share that Dr. Craig S. Armstrong, DDS was recently elected President-elect of the Texas Dental...

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How Does Blood Pressure Affect Your Dental Health?

How Does Blood Pressure Affect Your Dental Health?

May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month. Many people are unaware that there is a strong relationship between...

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How Your Tax Refund Can Really Make You Smile!

How Your Tax Refund Can Really Make You Smile!

As tax season wraps up, the IRS is reportedly processing 12 million returns a week. That means a lot...

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The Effects of Stress on Dental Health

The Effects of Stress on Dental Health

Did you know that April is Stress Awareness Month? Stress is a serious problem in the U.S. According to...

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The Candy/Cavity Connection

The Candy/Cavity Connection

Easter is coming up, and that means store shelves are stocked with chocolate bunnies, jelly beans and Peeps. Take...

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Debunking Dental Myths

Debunking Dental Myths

It’s April Fools’ Day! Many times people unknowingly share misinformation about oral hygiene because they don’t understand the facts....

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March is National Nutrition Month: Take Our Quiz!

March is National Nutrition Month: Take Our Quiz!

Since March is National Nutrition Month, let’s review the importance of healthy eating habits when it comes to dental...

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It’s Time for Spring Cleaning!

It’s Time for Spring Cleaning!

March 20th is the first day of spring which means it’s time for…spring cleaning! Did you make a New...

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Keeping Your Smile White on St. Patrick’s Day

Keeping Your Smile White on St. Patrick’s Day

People around the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day every March 17, the feast day of Ireland’s patron saint. It’s...

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Houston Welcomes the 2014 Livestock Show and Rodeo!

Houston Welcomes the 2014 Livestock Show and Rodeo!

Bring your family to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR), hosted March 4-23 at Reliant Park. The 82nd...

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Tooth Fairy 101: Ideas, Traditions and History!

Tooth Fairy 101: Ideas, Traditions and History!

February 28th is National Tooth Fairy Day! In celebration of one of our favorite days of the year, we’ve...

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What You Need to Know About Your Child and the Dentist

What You Need to Know About Your Child and the Dentist

With February being National Children’s Dental Health Month, it’s a great time to discuss the importance of taking your...

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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month!

It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month!

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month – and a great time to discuss how to take care of...

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Scheduling Your Dental Treatments for the Most Effective Results

Scheduling Your Dental Treatments for the Most Effective Results

You already know not to have tooth surgery right before your wedding, but when is the best time to...

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5 Ways to Improve Your Smile Cosmetically in the New Year

5 Ways to Improve Your Smile Cosmetically in the New Year

Many people wish for a whiter and more uniform smile. If your New Year’s dental health goals include cosmetic...

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Connecting to Your Dental Strategy on an Emotional Level

Connecting to Your Dental Strategy on an Emotional Level

Congratulations! Making the decision to change your habits is the first step to improving your health. As you continue...

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Time for an Honest Mouth Assessment!

Time for an Honest Mouth Assessment!

You’ve made your New Year’s resolutions. You’ve  begun putting your dental care strategies into action by scheduling routine appointments...

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Putting Your New Year’s Resolutions Into Action

Putting Your New Year’s Resolutions Into Action

As the New Year officially begins, it is time to put your resolutions into practice. Taking good care of...

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New Year’s Resolutions For Your Oral Health

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Oral Health

As you consider your New Year’s resolutions for 2014, don’t forget about your oral health. A healthy, confident smile...

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Merry Christmas From The Craig Armstrong, DDS Team!

Merry Christmas From The Craig Armstrong, DDS Team!

The Craig Armstrong, DDS team would like to take a moment to send you our best wishes this holiday...

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Tooth Care for Travelers

Tooth Care for Travelers

If you will be traveling this Christmas, make sure that you have a plan for taking care of your...

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Holiday Gifts You Can Purchase From Your Dentist

Holiday Gifts You Can Purchase From Your Dentist

Have you noticed that during the holidays there are always some people who are impossible to purchase gifts for?...

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Protecting Your Teeth From Christmas Treats

Protecting Your Teeth From Christmas Treats

The delicious Christmas treats associated with the holidays can wreak havoc on your dental health. Nobody wants to be...

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Plan Now for a Healthy Smile in the New Year

Plan Now for a Healthy Smile in the New Year

As December comes to a close, so does 2013. The New Year is just ahead, a clean slate waiting...

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Self-Care During the Holidays

Self-Care During the Holidays

Have you sent out your Christmas cards yet? Or does the thought of having another item on your to-do...

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Craig Armstrong, DDS Salutes Military Dentists on Pearl Harbor Day

Craig Armstrong, DDS Salutes Military Dentists on Pearl Harbor Day

December 7th is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 2013, commemorating the attack in Hawaii during World War II where many...

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Don’t Neglect Your Smile During the Holidays

Don’t Neglect Your Smile During the Holidays

It can be tempting to head to bed without brushing when you are tired. But it is very important...

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History of Dentistry Part 2: 1955-Today

History of Dentistry Part 2: 1955-Today

There has been tremendous growth in the field of dentistry over the past 100 years. In History of Dentistry...

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History of Dentistry Part 1: 1900-1955

History of Dentistry Part 1: 1900-1955

The first decade of the 20th century was an exciting time. Electricity had paved the way for the vacuum...

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Healthy Foods for a Healthy Mouth Part 2

Healthy Foods for a Healthy Mouth Part 2

Just as there are certain foods that promote good oral health, there are foods that do not. These foods...

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Healthy Foods for a Healthy Mouth Part 1

Healthy Foods for a Healthy Mouth Part 1

When choosing foods that are good for your body, it is also important to choose foods that are good...

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What Invisalign Can Do For You

What Invisalign Can Do For You

Some patients are concerned about dental braces and the aesthetic effect of metalwork.  Invisalign is a fantastic option for...

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How Sugar Affects Your Oral Health

How Sugar Affects Your Oral Health

November is American Diabetes Month. Raising awareness of this growing disease is an important part of reducing the instances...

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It’s a Great Time to Stock Up on Dental Supplies

It’s a Great Time to Stock Up on Dental Supplies

As we discussed in the Craig Armstrong, DDS blog Don’t Lose Your Flexible Savings Account, this is the time...

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Don’t Lose Your Flexible Savings Account – Visit Your Dentist

Don’t Lose Your Flexible Savings Account – Visit Your Dentist

If you have money taken out of your paycheck and placed in a flexible spending account (FSA), listen up....

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How to Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

How to Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

Visiting the dentist can be stressful for young children, especially if they had a difficult past experience. Children are...

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How Teens Can Develop a Healthy Smile

How Teens Can Develop a Healthy Smile

It’s important for teens to take good care of their teeth, just as it is for people of all...

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Halloween Candy Tips

Halloween Candy Tips

Children love Halloween. It’s an opportunity to dress up like their favorite characters and go door to door begging...

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Why Flossing is so Important

Why Flossing is so Important

Flossing is one of the most important things you can do to protect your health. Although many people believe...

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Oral Pathology: What is Geographic Tongue?

Oral Pathology: What is Geographic Tongue?

When you hear the term geographic tongue (GT), you may envision a map instead of a condition affecting your...

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Jaw and Facial Pain

Jaw and Facial Pain

It is not uncommon for adults to report chronic jaw and facial pain. If you are having symptoms then...

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How Grinding Your Teeth Affects Your Oral Health

How Grinding Your Teeth Affects Your Oral Health

Many people grind their teeth when sleeping and some are not even aware they are doing it. The medical...

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Why Children Need Mouthguards for Contact Sports

Why Children Need Mouthguards for Contact Sports

According to the American Dental Association (ADA), 1/3 of all mouth injuries may be related to sports. Mouthguards can...

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Oral Health for Seniors

Oral Health for Seniors

Adults today are keeping their natural teeth longer than any other generation in the past. The benefits of keeping...

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The Importance of Gum Disease Prevention

The Importance of Gum Disease Prevention

Gum disease, or periodontal disease, occurs when bacteria causes inflammation of the gums that hold adult teeth in place....

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Bring the Family to Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival

Bring the Family to Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival

The Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival is returning to the Houston area on Saturday. The annual free event is held...

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The Steps Involved in Getting a Crown

The Steps Involved in Getting a Crown

When a cavity is too large to be filled then you may need a crown. Your dentist applies a...

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How Dental Health Affects Your Heart

How Dental Health Affects Your Heart

Gum disease is an infection that affects the tissues that support teeth. It is also one of the leading...

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The Connection Between Diabetes and Gum Disease

The Connection Between Diabetes and Gum Disease

According to the American Diabetes Association, over 26 million people are living with diabetes. People with the disease are...

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The Armstrong Team

The Armstrong Team

The dental practice of Craig Armstrong, DDS is an office family of highly-trained clinicians focused on providing exceptional patient...

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Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Your wisdom teeth are the third molars that develop in each of the four quadrants of the mouth- upper,...

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Reasons You May Need Oral Surgery

Reasons You May Need Oral Surgery

Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons are dental specialists who diagnosis and treat diseases, injuries, and defects of the head, mouth,...

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All About Oral Cancer

All About Oral Cancer

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 42,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in the United States...

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How to Treat Canker Sores

How to Treat Canker Sores

A canker sore is small ulcer or sore in the mouth. They are usually yellow or white. Canker sores...

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A Reason to Show Off Your Smile

A Reason to Show Off Your Smile

Spend the evening  showing off that smile, laughing away with The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, presented by Funny...

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Ouch! You Have an Abscess

Ouch! You Have an Abscess

The nerve of a tooth is called the dental pulp. When that pulp, which is in the center of...

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What is Cracked Tooth Syndrome?

What is Cracked Tooth Syndrome?

If you have had a fractured tooth then the fracture may have been clearly visible in x-rays. However, that...

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What to Expect from a Basic Dental Exam

What to Expect from a Basic Dental Exam

The American Dental Association (ADA) suggest that you visit your dentist every six months for an exam and cleaning....

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The Role of Nutrition in a Healthy Smile

The Role of Nutrition in a Healthy Smile

Eating a nutritious diet keeps your whole body healthy, including your smile. Most people are aware of how the...

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Secrets of a Stunning Smile

Secrets of a Stunning Smile

When you meet someone with a bright, white smile it’s impossible not to notice. Beautiful teeth can change a...

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Join us for Houston Resturant Week and Give Back

Join us for Houston Resturant Week and Give Back

Dine out for a great cause as part of the Houston Restaurant Weeks fundraiser, running from August 1- September...

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Cut Down on Cavities: The Steps for Proper Toothbrushing

Cut Down on Cavities: The Steps for Proper Toothbrushing

Brushing your teeth is essential for good dental health. Cleaning your teeth ensures that all food and debris are...

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Why You Need to See the Dentist Every 6 Months

Why You Need to See the Dentist Every 6 Months

According to https://www.eccellasmiles.com/, it is essential that patients see their dentist at least twice a year in order to...

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Dental Restorations: Understanding the Basics

Dental Restorations: Understanding the Basics

Dentists have seen a reduction in tooth decay as people have become educated about the importance of good dental...

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Bring your family to the Bugs Bunny Symphony II

Bring your family to the Bugs Bunny Symphony II

Bring your family to the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on July 16th for Bugs Bunny Symphony II. The event,...

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Easing Dental Anxiety

Easing Dental Anxiety

Visiting the dentist causes anxiety for some people. Unfortunately when people are afraid of the dentist they tend to...

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Cosmetic Dentistry 101: Understanding the Basics

Cosmetic Dentistry 101: Understanding the Basics

Your teeth take a lot of wear and tear. Sometimes they can become damaged. Missing teeth and teeth with...

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Spend the 4th at Freedom Over Texas

Spend the 4th at Freedom Over Texas

It’s time for Houston’s official July 4th celebration- Freedom Over Texas. It takes place in Eleanor Tinsley Park from...

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Choosing the Best Toothbrush and Toothpaste

Choosing the Best Toothbrush and Toothpaste

You know how important it is to brush your teeth at least twice a day. Regular brushing removes food...

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Your safety and comfort is our top priority at AK Dentistry. We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the steps we take to keep you and every patient safe during your next visit.

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Before arriving for your next visit, a team member will contact you for a phone health screening. Once at the office, we ask for all patients to wait in the car to help enforce social distancing.

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All high-touch areas are sanitized between each use, including but not limited to: chairs, doorknobs, counters, pens and tools. We have a dedicated sterilization area for all dental equipment.

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During your visit to our office, you can expect all team members to be fully equipped with a face mask, gown, gloves, and face shield. All team members and patient temperatures are checked daily.