What can I eat with braces?

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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How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Are you considering a dental implant procedure and have some questions about how long they will last? No dental implant lasts forever, but there is some compelling evidence that proves they can last a very long time. Read on for more information. How Long Do Dental Implants Last? Many factors figure in to the longevity […]

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Estimate dental care cost

Estimating The Cost Of Dental Care

Estimating the costs of dental procedures can be a difficult task. Even if you know the procedure that you need, it’s not always easy to find information about the expenses involved with the dental work. Navigating the insurance system can further complicate things. Due to the differences between insurance policies, it can be tricky for […]

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Taking Care Of Your Teeth During The Holidays

It’s the season of eating! Thanksgiving meals, holiday parties, and Christmas dinner are delicious distractions, but they can really do a number on your teeth. Here are a few tips to keep in mind to keep your dental health on track throughout the holiday season. Limit Starchy Foods Starchy foods include potatoes, cornbread and stuffing […]

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