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Summer Fun

What better way to usher in Summer than a Professional Cleaning and Whitening of those "pearly whites". We offer in office and at home whitening, with your convenience the most important factor. Our patients love being dentally healthy, because this encourages them...
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Brush out the Old Brush

Question: My 3 year old has become attached to her toothbrush. It's shaped like a ballerina and she just loves it. The problem is that it's getting kind of worn down and she does not want a new one. How long should I let...
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Case of the Month

2AfterImplantCrown 1BeforeImplantCrown I will include a recent Before and After photo, and describe the benefits of this procedure for this patient. He unfortunately lost a tooth, and we replaced...
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Cereal: How Sweet Is It?

Cereal is a good breakfast choice, right? Yes, if it’s made from whole grains, which are packed with nutrients and fiber. But not if it’s loaded with sugar—as many are. According to a new report from the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG), a lot...
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13 Habits of Exceptionally Likeable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few—the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, being likeable...
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A dereliction of duty on prevention

January 27, 2015 -- Community water fluoridation is personal to me. When I first opened my family practice in 1975, I was fresh out of the army, and I was teaching at Boston University School of Dentistry. I was mostly seeing patients on evenings...
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Teeth Grinding

A: Though they are cheaper than customized mouth guards made by a dentist, which can cost several hundred dollars, over-the-counter products don’t work well for most people with bruxism (teeth grinding). Moreover, if they don’t fit right, they could cause problems. But you certainly can...
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