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What to Do If Your Tooth Hurts

Many times we see patients who come in saying things like, "My tooth started hurting a few months ago and so I started brushing more," or,"When my tooth started hurting I just started ...
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Looking for "a Dentist Near Me"?

For a lot of people, choosing a dentist comes down to convenience, making what could become a lifelong relationship a matter of, "Which 'dentist near me' can fit my family in their ...
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Why Olympic Athletes Often have Bad Teeth

"They have bodies of Adonis and a garbage mouth," said Olympic Dental Director for the International Olympic Committee, Paul Piccininni. No one knows exactly why, but olympic athletes are ...
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Tips for Keeping Your Teeth Clean On the Go

Your teeth can be hard to take care of, especially on the go. For people who travel or eat during the day without easy access to a toothbrush, here are some tips for avoiding the build up of acids and ...
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Why You Don't Save Money By Not Filling a Cavity

Maybe you’ve been there—you came in to a dental appointment for a routine cleaning only to find that you have a couple of cavities that need fillings. Although the dentist recommends you ...
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How do I Know if I have a Cavity?

When the bacteria that form plaque on your teeth come in contact with sugars in your mouth, they produce acids that eat away your teeth. Your body’s first line of defense is the tooth’s ...
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Don't Brush Your Teeth.... Here's Why

You read that right! A dental blog telling you to stop brushing your teeth. But let's set this straight from the beginning: You absolutely need to be brushing your teeth. Every day. For at least ...
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Free Dental Day 2016

Platinum Dental Care gave back to the community last week doing what they do best—providing free dentistry. As important as oral hygiene is to systemic health, regular dental exams often fall to ...
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Tooth Tattoos

Tooth enthusiast Tim Miller told his local news station, “I’ve thought about tattoos in the past, but let’s face it, everyone has one so it’s no longer cool or unique. But this ...
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Root Canal Basics: Everything You Need to Know

What Is a Root Canal? Endodontic therapy, commonly called a “root canal,” is a procedure that treats the interior of your tooth. At the center of the tooth, beneath its hard exterior ...
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