The Hazards of Oral Piercings

FROM CLOTHING TO HAIRSTYLE to cosmetics to accessories, our personal style is how we portray who we are, and this often includes…

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Foods & Drinks to Avoid After Getting a Dental Crown

A dental crown is a cap that sits over your tooth, helping to restore its strength, appearance and size. Patients typically receive crowns when suffering from severe tooth damage due to trauma or decay. Dental crowns not only protect weak teeth but they restore the appearance of a chipped tooth, cover dental implants and keep a dental bridge in place. …

Conquering Dental Anxiety

EVEN THOUGH WE know, logically, that going to the dentist is a safe, normal, and important part of life, many of us don’t…

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How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Dental implants are incredibly important to patients who have a missing tooth or several missing teeth. With dental implants, you’ll feel more confident and have a healthier, radiant smile. Before we dive into the longevity of dental implants, let’s first discuss some important information. What are the Advantages of Dental Implants? While dental implants vastly improve your smile, there are …

How Smoking Affects Oral Health

WE’VE ALL HEARD over and over how smoking can adversely impact health, with the most infamous example being lung cancer. But smoking doesn’t only…

Sugar, Its Many Aliases, and Your Teeth

WHAT COMES TO MIND when you hear the word “sugar”? Probably your favorite type of candy or dessert, maybe your favorite soda. You probably didn’t picture…

Animal Teeth Olympics

TEETH ARE OUR PASSION, and while we spend most of our time focusing on human teeth, sometimes it’s fun to take a look at…