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We make Custom Athletic Mouth Guards

Posted on: May 3, 2017
With sports in full swing, many of our patients are asking if we offer custom athletic guards.  The answer is YES!!! Mouth guards are usually required in most sports, however, we recommend athletes wear them while doing any sport including, swimming, horse back riding and even running. What's the difference between a ...
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Habits That Are Bad For Your Teeth!

Posted on: February 17, 2016
Have you ever thought about how your habits that you've picked up over time may be harming your teeth? I am sure we have all heard about how brushing our teeth too hard is bad, but have you thought about the things we do on a day to day basis without even thinking about it? For ...
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Can a certain sleep position keep me from snoring?

Posted on: March 19, 2014
Certain medical conditions such as nasal allergies or narrow air passages in the throat, nose, and mouth are more likely to cause obstruction of the airways when a person is lying on their back. When this narrowing of the airways occurs, blood oxygen levels start dropping and carbon dioxide ...
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Sleep Your Way to Better Oral Health

Posted on: December 19, 2013
Did you know that getting a good night's sleep each night can contribute to better oral health? Well, it can! A study recently published in the Journal of Periodontology states that people obtaining 7-8 hours of sleep per night exhibited greater resistance to periodontal disease when compared to those getting ...
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My teeth are wearing away…what’s happening?

Posted on: March 5, 2013
There are a few reasons why you would feel like your teeth are "wearing away" or feeling thinner, flatter, sharper, or yellower. All of these manifestations can be caused by your habits as well as your diet. Let's start by describing the different kinds of wear: 1. Attrition is described ...
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Chronic Headaches/jaw pain – Should you see your dentist?

Posted on: October 15, 2012
It is estimated that over 90% of the population suffer from headaches. Nearly 20% with chronic headaches seek professional help when over the counter medications fail to resolve the problem. It is not uncommon for patient's to discuss chronic headaches and jaw pain with their dental provider. ...
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