Holiday Gifts For Dental Health

It’s the holiday season, which means that everybody is scrambling for gift ideas for friends and family. You could always go with the stereotypical choices of sweets and sweaters. Instead, you should consider a gift that will have a lasting impact on your loved one’s dental health. Here are a few ideas to get you […]

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How Soda Drinking Affects Your Teeth

Soda is a sweet indulgence favored by many people. And like most indulgences, it’s perfectly fine in moderation. However, if you do drink a lot of carbonated beverages, it can have negative effects on your dental health. Effects Of Soda On Teeth  There are two ingredients of soda that have negative effects on teeth: sugar […]

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What Can I Eat With Braces?

Getting braces is a great way to improve the appearance of your teeth. However, braces do require that you pay more attention to your diet so that you don’t eat any foods that might damage your new braces or your teeth. Many of our patients have asked about what foods they can and cannot eat […]

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Removing Wisdom Teeth In Adults

Having wisdom teeth can literally be a pain. Many people have them removed in their teens, but not all of us have the procedure done at that time in our lives. Delaying wisdom teeth removal until your adult years isn’t unusual, though. Here are a few things to consider if you want to have your […]

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What Kind Of Toothpaste Should I Use?

Many of our patients ask for a recommendation of which toothpaste to use. And with good reason – most stores stock dozens of different kinds of toothpaste, which can make choosing a toothpaste a daunting task. Here’s some information that can help you choose the toothpaste that is right for your oral health. Address Your […]

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Crossing State Lines To Go To The Dentist

Our dental office is located close to the Washington/Oregon border, so it’s not unusual for us to have patients cross the border from Oregon to make their appointment. Some new patients may be reluctant to cross state lines for a dental appointment because they don’t know how this will affect their dental insurance coverage. In […]

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