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How Medication Side Effects Can Lead to Poor Gum Health

June 5, 2017 — by Dental Associates
Tags: Gum Recession Gum Disease

Side effects from medications can lead to dry mouth, resulting in gum disease and recession. There are options for improving periodontal health.

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Understanding the Causes of Poor Gum Health

May 5, 2017 — by John Meola
Tags: Gum Disease Restorative Dentistry

By understanding the causes of poor gum health, you can work to avoid them - and help to keep your gums healthy for a lifetime.

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The Benefits of Using Tongue Scrapers

April 4, 2017 — by Dental Associates
Tags: General Dentistry Oral Hygiene

Tongue scrapers can make a major impact on your overall dental health, improving your breath and making your mouth very clean.

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Treatments for Hyperdontia: Dealing with Extra Teeth

March 8, 2017 — by John Meola
Tags: Hyperdontia Oral Surgery Orthodontics

Hyperdontia is a condition in which a person has more teeth than normal. Let's consider the most common treatments for this dental problem.

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How Chewing Can Cause Tooth Sensitivity

February 4, 2017 — by John Meola
Tags: Tooth Sensitivity General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Pressure while biting and chewing can cause tooth sensitivity, which is a common sign of a dental problem. Let's cover the basics.

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Too Hot, Too Cold, Just Right: Temperature and Tooth Sensitivity

January 5, 2017 — by John Meola
Tags: Tooth Sensitivity General Dentistry Teeth Whitening

Hot and cold temperatures can trigger bouts of tooth sensitivity and pain for a variety of reasons. Let's explore these issues in more detail right now.

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The History of the Toothbrush

December 3, 2016 — by John Meola
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

The toothbrush is one of the most important tools for maintaining oral health, but where did it come from? Discover the history of the toothbrush here.

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Preventing Tooth Loss after Oral Injury

November 9, 2016 — by John Meola
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Tooth loss can occur after an oral injury. Protect your smile from tooth loss and oral injury with these tips.

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The History of Dentistry

October 7, 2016 — by John Meola
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Learn about the history of dentistry and the advanced techniques that are available today for our patients.

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How Exposed Roots Can Lead to Tooth Sensitivity

September 5, 2016 — by John Meola
Tags: Tooth Sensitivity Gum Recession Restorative Dentistry

When your tooth roots are exposed, it can cause you to feel sensitivity and dental pain. Let's consider why gum recession is bad.

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