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Does Cold Weather Affect Your Teeth?

Are you experiencing tooth pain or sensitivity this winter? During the cold winter months, your teeth can contract when you breath cold air through your mouth.  Once you close your mouth, your teeth then expand. The contracting and expanding can lead to cracks or fissures in your teeth. Once the cracks are formed in the

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Celebrate Our Nation’s Leaders and Modern Dentistry

  Ever wonder why George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, most early presidents and our founding fathers hardly ever smiled showing their teeth?  At the time of Washington’s presidency, the science of dental care was only in it’s early stages.  During that time, barbers, after cutting your hair would also act as your dentist, often giving bad

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February is Heart Health Month

Show your teeth some love! Did you know that your mouth is a window to your overall health?  Research has shown that the condition of your oral health can provide warning signs and make you susceptible to many other diseases.  Even in the early stages your dentist may be able to detect some of these

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