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Proper Oral Hygiene is Just as Important for Implants as it is for Natural Teeth

One of the great benefits that patients with implants enjoy is their imperviousness to decay: unlike a natural tooth, bacteria have no effect on the materials in an implant’s Read More

Christie Brinkley Shares Her Experience With Dental Implants

Fracturing back molars is an experience no one ever wants to have. But when a helicopter crashed during a back country ski trip, supermodel Christie Brinkley soon discovered that Read More

Top 5 Symptoms of Gum Disease

Do you have gum disease? According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, about half of the adults in America have a mild, moderate or severe form of this Read More

Howard Stern Opens Up - About His Teeth

Is there anything that radio and TV personality (and self-proclaimed “King of All Media”) Howard Stern doesn’t want to talk about in public? Maybe not — but it took Read More

Solving the Problem of Missing Teeth With Orthodontics and Restorations

Normally, teeth erupt and grow in a symmetrical alignment: on the top palate, for example, the two central incisors take center stage; on either side are the lateral incisors, Read More

LeAnn Rimes Dental Drama: Emergency Root Canal

Singer LeAnn Rimes was forced to cancel a string of performances recently, as a more pressing engagement came up: a late-night meeting with her endodontist. It turned out that Read More

What you can do to Reduce Complications After Gum Surgery

Today's periodontal (gum) surgical procedures are less painful and have fewer complications than ever before. Nevertheless, the best outcome still depends on how well you care for yourself as Read More

Catherine Zeta-Jones' Award-Winning Smile

She received an academy award for best supporting actress in Chicago (2002); she regularly stars in big Hollywood films like Oceans Twelve and Side Effects. And she’s been named Read More

Teeth Whitening

Brighten Your Smile with Teeth Whitening   Dingy teeth can keep your smile from shining its brightest, so why not change that?  Don’t keep your pearly whites under wraps.  Whiten your smile Read More

Can Thumb Sucking Harm Your Child's Teeth?

Sucking their fingers or thumbs makes young babies feel secure and is completely normal behavior. Babies have been observed to suck their fingers or thumbs even before they are Read More

The Secrets Behind Vanna White's Smile

Describing Vanna White, co-host of the hit television game show Wheel of Fortune as friendly is an understatement. Yes, a good portion of the credit goes to her bubbly Read More

Unconscious Habits Can Wear Down Teeth

If your teeth have a worn appearance, it's possible you have a habit you're not even aware of: clenching or grinding your teeth. Also called “bruxism,” this destructive action Read More

How Tooth Decay Can Cause A Root Canal Problem

While some people associate the need for root canal treatment with an injury or trauma to a tooth (which is a valid cause), it can also most commonly be Read More

A Smile Makeover Can Help Boost Self-Confidence

Projecting a healthy, radiant smile can help boost self-confidence and lead to increased comfort and success in both personal and career-oriented situations. Yet, many people are unhappy with their Read More

Fun Dental Facts

-32% of Americans cite bad breath as the least attractive trait of their co-workers. -38.5  total days an average American spends brushing teeth over time. -73% of Americans would rather go grocery Read More

How do I protect myself from UV rays?

It isn't possible or practical to avoid sunlight completely, and it would be unwise to reduce your level of activity to avoid the outdoors because physical activity is important for Read More

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