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Archive for October, 2017

Skipping a Visit to the Dentist Can Be More Detrimental Than You Think

October 4, 2017

Skipping a Visit to the Dentist Can Be More Detrimental Than You Think

You may or may not be surprised by the fact that as many as 15% of Americans say that they’ve avoided going to the dentist because they’re afraid. The truth is simple: No one likes going to the dentist – yet we like the results we get from the dentist. At , we understand how serious this fear can be. That said, we want to make sure that you understand the very serious risk you’re taking when you skip your appointment.

You significantly increase your chance of…


Are Your Gums Inflamed? 5 Reasons They May Be

October 2, 2017

Are Your Gums Inflamed? 5 Reasons They May Be

No matter how careful you are about brushing and flossing regularly, it’s still possible that you’ll end up with gum problems. The best bet against this issue is to not only worry about your home oral care, but to visit regularly for cleanings and exams.

How common is gum disease?

When your gums are inflamed, it’s not always due to gum disease. That said, it’s important to understand how common gum disease is and how serious it can be. Take these stats: The Centers for Disease Control say that nearly half…