How acid reflux can derail your oral health

Acid reflux happens when stomach acids back up into the esophagus. This relatively common experience may progress to a more severe condition called GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease). Most people experience acid reflux every so often, particularly after consuming a lot of food or certain drinks, but saliva is able to restore the perfect balance in the […]

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What to do if you’ve knocked out a tooth

There are not many things more jarring than knocking out a tooth! A car crash, sports injury, falling accident, or even just biting down on something the wrong way can all result in an “avulsed” (knocked-out) tooth. Although the pain can be very extreme, a tooth is actually capable of healing right back into the […]

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Seasonal allergies and dental health

Seasonal allergies are very common! In fact, over 3 million people nationwide suffer from this type of allergic response. Whether due to the spores that are released from mold or pollen from the greenery, seasonal allergies come with a number of frustrating symptoms, including: Itchy and watery eyes Coughing Runny nose Severe congestion Excess sneezing […]

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The dangers of smoking after wisdom teeth removal

It is a well-known fact that smoking has a long list of hazardous effects on dental health, but did you know that the habit can cause major issues after oral surgery as well? The dangers of smoking tend to have long-term dental consequences that can go unnoticed for many years, but if you need to […]

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What are my options if I’m unhappy with my smile?

A great smile leaves a lasting impression and never goes out of style! It will boost self-confidence and make a big difference in how comfortable you are talking to those around you. Fortunately, there are many ways that a beautiful smile can be achieved. Whether you are only looking for minor adjustments or perhaps a […]

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