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3 Reasons You Should Save Your Natural Teeth

By obanion | Aug 3, 2018

When an issue arises regarding your teeth there are plenty of options to consider, root canal therapy being one of them. It’s important to understand how each procedure will affect you as well as comparing the pros and cons. First and foremost, your priority should be to do whatever it takes to save your natural teeth. Here are a few…

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What Can Good Oral Health Prevent?

By obanion | Jul 2, 2018

When it comes to your teeth, practicing good oral hygiene should be at the top of your list. We only have one set of fully grown adult teeth that we use in every aspect of our lives. When we see family, friends and even strangers, one-third of the time our teeth are the first thing they notice. Having a well…

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3 Reasons Why You Might Need a Root Canal

By obanion | Jun 2, 2018

There are several contributing factors when a person needs a Root Canal. While these telltale signs are not the most pleasant, they should not be ignored if you want to avoid more pain and complications. The most significant reason you might question whether to visit your dentist or not is if you have a throbbing, warm pain that lingers and…

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Getting to The Root of Your Tooth Pain

By obanion | May 6, 2018

Has your dentist mentioned that you are in need of a root canal? Though this may sound alarming, root canals are a routine and fairly pain-less procedure. Millions of root canal treatments are performed each year. If your dentist has recommended a root canal treatment, you probably have a lot of questions. Below are a few frequently asked questions about…

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Make A Difference on the Scale and Your Mouth

By obanion | Apr 3, 2018

One of the biggest topics that people buzz about is losing a few pounds and making healthier decisions when it comes to food. But did you know that making those changes could not only make a difference on the scale but also in your mouth? Here are 3 food tips that bring benefits to your body and your mouth. Meal…

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What is an Apioectomy

By obanion | Mar 2, 2018

There are times when root canal therapy simply isn’t enough to clean out all of the infected tissue. If this is the case, you may be in need of an apicoectomy” What’s that you may ask? Let me tell you! An apicoectomy will only be considered after the patient has already undergone a root canal and does not have the…

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What to Expect After a Root Canal

By obanion | Feb 3, 2018

A root canal is a procedure that saves a natural tooth that has become decayed or infected. Your endodontist will remove the tooth’s nerve and pulp (the tissue inside the teeth) and will clean and seal the tooth, therefore halting any more decay. Root canal procedures are often very effective in saving natural teeth. Do I Need a Root Canal?…

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Knock out

By obanion | Jan 4, 2018

Situation: You just experienced a dental injury and one of your teeth got knocked out. Now what? Don’t worry – you are not alone. More than five million teeth get knocked out each year. The trick is to know what to do when it happens. Here is a list we put together of all the things you should do when…

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5 Tips for a Healthier Smile

By obanion | Dec 2, 2017

Sometimes we skip a tooth brushing every now and then, which may seem like no big deal. While, in the grand scheme of things, it may seem like missing a tooth brushing here in there isn’t the end of the world, it may lead to unhealthy dental habits, which eventually could result in serious dental damage! By adopting healthy, regular…

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