Coping With Cavities

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If you have teeth, you’ve heard of cavities. Unfortunately, tooth decay is one of the most common illnesses in the United States. But if you are one of the lucky few who has never experienced a cavity, or if you have had one or two in your lifetime, and just want to know more, read… Read more »

The Significance of Toothaches

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Are you aware of the risks associated with toothaches and how to spot them if they should arise? Typically, an abscessed tooth refers to an infection that has left the inner workings of a tooth vulnerable to pulp death. If the pulp within your tooth is destroyed, it may need to be extracted. Otherwise, the… Read more »

How to Help Your Child Have a Top-Notch Spring Smile

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Your child deserves to have a strong and healthy smile while they enjoy this spring season. This can help them have the top-notch teeth and gums they need to do many things throughout the day. Our dentist, Dr. Mark Kupec, is happy to help you help your child by giving you the tips you need… Read more »

Ways to Prevent Tooth Loss

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If you want to enjoy your teeth for a lifetime, our dentist, Dr. Mark Kupec, is happy to help. Your dentist wants you to maintain a strong and healthy smile for life. Unfortunately, there are many things that can cause tooth loss, and it’s best to do everything you can to fight them. Here are… Read more »

How to Avoid Cavities

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If you’re interested in keeping cavities out of your smile, then our dentist, Dr. Mark Kupec, will be more than happy to help you. Cavities are very dangerous to your teeth! Cavities develop when plaque interacts with the sugars in your food and drinks to create acids which attacks your teeth and wears down the… Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Tooth Replacements

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If you have any lost or missing teeth, an incomplete smile can lead to severe oral ailments. In addition, missing teeth can cause your jawline to sink in, your jaw bone to weaken or deteriorate, gums to destabilize, and even your teeth to move and rotate out of position. To keep your smile safe, replace… Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Dental Sealants

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If your smile is at risk for future dental damage, it is important to understand which forms can destroy your smile and which ones you are vulnerable for. Many individuals are often vulnerable to dental erosion and tooth decay. For this reason, preventive treatments such as dental sealants need to be applied to the chewing… Read more »

Why Bleeding Gums Need Checking Out

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If you or a family member has noticed your gums bleed every time you brush or floss your teeth, you may want to visit your dentist to see what could be the cause.  First, there’s no need to panic, but a checkup would be a good idea. If your gums are also red or angry,… Read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Root Canal Therapy

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Root canal treatments are required when damage has occurred to the pulp of a tooth. Within the pulp lies the life force of the tooth, as it contains the connective tissues, nerve endings, and blood vessels of the tooth. However, if the pulp is damaged, it must be removed, or you risk tooth failure. Root… Read more »