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Toothpaste: The best and worst ingredients

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Dental Questions

“What’s the best toothpaste?” This is the number one question patients ask me. Unfortunately, conventional toothpastes contain toxic ingredients that are harmful to our health. This includes fluoride, which is toxic in large amounts. So it’s important to know what’s in the toothpaste that you put in your mouth every day. In this article, I’ll […]

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How to find the best “Orthodontist near me”.

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Orthodontics

Ok, I’m a little bias because I think we have the best orthodontist, but if I was a patient and searching for “the best orthodontist near me,” this is what you should be looking for. What is an Orthodontist? First off, we need to make sure you know what an orthodontist is. An orthodontist is […]

What is the Cost of Invisalign?

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Orthodontics

By: Dr. Nathan Coughlin How much does Invisalign cost? Invisalign is a powerful way to move teeth without the need for metal braces. Invisalign has been around for multiple decades and continues to improve its technology, yet many people are still wondering “what is the cost of Invisalign?”. Although Invisalign is one of the most […]

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Teething: What to expect, teething relief

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Dental Questions

When your little one suffers with teething pain, this can be frustrating for you and baby. But knowing the signs and symptoms to look can help you sooth your baby with the right remedies. When your baby refuses to eat or sleep and is fussier than usual, this may be a sign of teething. You […]

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Ceramic braces vs. Metal Braces

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Orthodontics

Ceramic braces (aka clear braces) are a more aesthetic version of traditional metal braces. They are more discreet and blend in more with your teeth than metal braces. In this post, I’ll discuss the pros and cons of each type of braces, the costs, and what to expect. What are ceramic braces? Ceramic braces are […]

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How to get your kids to brush their teeth

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Dental Questions

Getting your kids to brush their teeth… it’s one of the trickiest things parents have to deal with. But also one of the most important. How do you get a toddler to stay still? Let alone, get them to brush their teeth for 2 minutes twice a day? Well, you’re not alone in this struggle, […]

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Dental Bridge: Cost, Procedure, Types, & Alternatives

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Dental Questions

Think you might need a dental bridge? It’s one of the most common dental procedures for replacing a missing tooth. It’s an excellent solution that should last you many years if you maintain it properly. You might have lost a tooth due to trauma, gum disease, tooth decay, or a failed root canal. Missing teeth […]

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Tooth abscess emergency: what to do, relief, remedies

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Dental Questions

I want to talk to you about a common dental emergency that can lead to severe complications if not treated promptly by an emergency dentist. I’m talking about a tooth abscess. What is a tooth abscess? A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus caused by an infection of the tooth and can occur in […]

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Retainers: cost, types, how to wear, how to clean

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Orthodontics

A retainer is an orthodontic appliance made to keep your teeth in place after braces or shift them to the correct position. Made of either metal or plastic, it is custom-made to fit your teeth exactly. There are two functions of retainers: Passive retainer: keeps the new position of your teeth after braces Active retainer: […]

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Crest WhiteStrips: Do they work? Safety, Alternatives

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Dental Questions

Crest Whitestrips have become extremely popular for their convenience and affordability. They do work and can be an easy solution for whiter teeth, but you need to know some of the risks with this teeth whitening method before you try it. In this post, I’ll discuss how Crest Whitestrips and similar brands work. How Crest […]

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