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5 Tips to Enjoy the Holidays Without Ruining Your Teeth

December 20, 2021

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an assortment of sweet holiday foods

Do you have any plans for the holiday season? From going to see Christmas lights to attending a holiday party to watching seasonal favorites on TV, there’s no shortage of fun to be had. As enjoyable as the holiday season is, the many sweet treats that come with it can do a lot of damage to your teeth. What can you do to make it through the season without ruining your pearly whites? Read on for five tips that will help you protect your oral health from harmful holiday foods.

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The Parts of the Mouth

December 14, 2021

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person learning about the parts of the mouth

Our mouths allow us to eat our favorite foods, go out for drinks after work, speak with loved ones, and laugh the night away with our closest friends. Though our mouths are clearly a big part of our lives, have you ever wondered what the different parts are? Read on to learn about the many parts of the mouth and what all of them do.

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Simple Ways to Maximize Your Dental Insurance Benefits

November 27, 2021

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patient smiling in dental chair

The holiday season is officially in full swing, and the end of the year is approaching quickly. Do you know what that means? Your dental insurance benefits may be expiring soon. Since it’s a monthly investment, it only makes sense that you’d want to make the most of it while you still can. Optimally using your coverage will not only help you save money, but enjoy a healthy smile as well. With that in mind, continue reading as we share a few ways you can maximize your dental insurance benefits.

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5 Tips for a Tooth-Friendly Thanksgiving Dinner

November 18, 2021

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Family at Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and we’re all looking forward to all those delicious dishes. While your dinner may be great for your tastebuds, this doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s best for your teeth. No one wants to enter the holiday season with a mouthful of cavities. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to maintain excellent oral health through Thanksgiving weekend. Here are a few Thanksgiving tips from a dentist in Orange Park!

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Send Your Smile Back in Time with Cosmetic Dentistry!

October 29, 2021

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man preparing to undergo cosmetic dentistry in Orange Park

Just like the rest of the body, our smiles will start to show the years over time. Fortunately, modern dental technology provides us with several ways to maintain healthy, beautiful smiles. Continue reading to learn more about the different dental issues that tend to develop over time and available cosmetic dentistry treatments to help combat them.

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6 Ways to Get Rid of Bad Breath

October 14, 2021

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man checking to see if he has bad breath in Orange Park

With anywhere from 35-45% of people suffering from bad breath, this issue is a common reason why people feel uncomfortable or self-conscious in social situations. It may even make them feel insecure about smiling around others. Luckily, there are several ways to stop bad breath in its tracks. Here are six tips on how to prevent or get rid of bad breath so you can start feeling more confident in yourself and your smile.

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Make Your Discomfort from New Invisalign Aligners Disappear

September 24, 2021

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woman putting on Invisalign closeup

Remember when you bought your favorite soft t-shirt years ago and it had that annoying tag you decided to tear out? That awesome pair of walking shoes you have really weren’t that comfortable until you’d worn them a dozen times.

Sometimes it just takes building some familiarity with an item for it to shift from feeling weird to feeling normal. If you are experiencing Invisalign discomfort in the early days of wearing your aligners, fear not because there are many ways you can seek relief!

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Delving into the Differences: Dental Crowns & Fillings

September 4, 2021

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3D illustration dental crown

When someone is visiting Florida on vacation and their waiter asks if they want a Dole Pineapple Whip or a slice of key lime pie for dessert, the tourist may want to know the ingredients before they choose between these two Sunshine State heavyweights.

It’s no different when it’s time for a dentistry decision – you’re going to want to know the details of your treatment options to confidently make a selection. Take dental crowns and tooth-colored fillings, for example. Keep reading to learn the difference between dental crowns and fillings!

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Getting Dental Implants? Here Are Key Terms You Should Know

August 27, 2021

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dental implant terms you should know

If you have missing teeth, you might be researching your options to restore your smile. Well, dental implants are an excellent solution to consider! They help patients eat, speak, and grin with complete confidence once again. However, the first step on your journey towards getting dental implants in Orange Park is a consultation with your dentist. While explaining the process, they may throw around some confusing words. To help you understand exactly what’s going on, here’s a brief guide on dental implant terms you should know.

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The Key to Academic Success? Good Oral Health!

August 12, 2021

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young girl smiling in school

Everyone knows that brushing and flossing are crucial for healthy teeth and gums. However, it might surprise you to learn that these practices have benefits beyond dental health. Did you know that they can also improve your child’s academic performance? Although their smile may be the last thing on your during back-to-school preparations, it should absolutely be a priority. Your children’s dentist in Orange Park explains how good oral health can set your child up for academic success.

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