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CEREC Same Day Crowns: Why Wait Weeks When You Can Smile Today?

Are you familiar with the frustration caused by a broken tooth or crown? Perhaps what hurts more than the pain and sensitivity of a broken tooth is the thought of having to go to the dentist multiple times until your final restoration is set in place. Wouldn’t it be nice to get your tooth or […]

Woman on couch looking concerned about an upcoming root canal treatment appointment

3 Extremely Useful Resources to Learn All About Root Canals

  You’ve been told you need a root canal, and understandably, you now have questions: What exactly IS a root canal? Is it going to hurt? What can you expect when you go in for treatment? We want to make it easier on you, so we’ve rounded up some great online resources that will help answer […]

Child standing toward the sink brushing teeth with the Brush DJ App

Motivate Your Kids to Brush with the Brush DJ App

  Need a motivational tool to get your kids brushing their teeth regularly and correctly? Look no further! The Brush DJ App was created for just this purpose. You can download Brush DJ for free on the Apple App Store or on Google Play. Creating good oral hygiene habits doesn’t just happen. It takes time and attention, […]

Dental implants are an ideal solution for missing teeth.

Are Dental Implants the Right Solution for Your Missing Teeth?

  Do you hide your smile because of missing teeth? If so, imagine what it would feel like to correct the problem, knowing you could smile again with confidence! Attaining a healthy, beautiful smile again doesn’t just have to be a dream – it could be a reality with dental implants. Why choose dental implants? There are […]

To floss or not to floss? The importance of flossing has recently been questioned.

Flossing: Important or Not? [Infographic]

  There has recently been some controversy over the importance of flossing – is flossing really necessary to maintain healthy teeth? Despite conflicting reports, dentists defend keeping flossing a priority. Don’t toss your floss into the trash just yet – there are several sound reasons to keep flossing a part of your daily oral care routine. According […]

You can maintain healthy teeth while traveling with these essential tips.

8 Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

What are your travel plans this summer? Whether you’re planning a long weekend at the beach, a rustic camping adventure, or an international getaway, no doubt you’re excited about your upcoming escape. The house-sitter is booked, your bags are packed…but do you have everything you need to maintain healthy teeth while traveling? It can be easy […]