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Why Do I Have Itchy Gums?

May 30, 2021

Itchy gums are more than just annoying. For some patients, this discomfort can actually get in the way of their daily lives. But what causes itchy gums in the first place- and is this a sign of a bigger problem? Read on to learn all about itchy gums. Common Causes of Gum Itching There are […]

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Pros and Cons of IV Sedation Dentistry

May 15, 2021

IV sedation dentistry is a great way to keep patients comfortable during more complex oral surgeries. However, these sedatives aren’t the best choice for everyone. In this article, we will go over the pros and cons of IV sedation dentistry. We’ll also explain when it’s most commonly used. Types of Dental Sedation There are a […]

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Do Small Cavities Need to Be Filled?

Apr 30, 2021

We all know that large cavities need to be filled in order to preserve the life of a tooth. But what about smaller cavities? Do these cavities need to be filled too, or will they heal on their own? In this article, you’ll learn the best way to care for cavities, both large and also […]

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Are There Alternatives to Dental Implants?

Apr 15, 2021

Are dental implants the right option for you? While implants can be helpful, some patients do better with other types of devices. Plus, not everyone wants the extensive surgery needed to place implants. Below, we’ll share some alternatives to dental implants that might be a better fit for you. Why Consider Alternatives to Dental Implants? […]

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How to Sleep After Wisdom Tooth Removal

Mar 30, 2021

After your wisdom tooth removal, your oral surgeon will give you tools to stay comfortable. But even if your pain is under control, sleeping can still be a challenge. Getting a good night’s rest is very important as you recover from a procedure like this. In this article, we’ll give you our top tips on […]

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