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May 16, 2016, 8:10 PM
We’ve noticed in our office that many of our patients use the terms ‘plaque’ and ‘tartar’ interchangeably when asking about the bacteria or buildup on their teeth. Our office puts a strong emphasis on patient education and we…
Apr 27, 2016, 8:03 PM
had cold sores at one time in their lives and another 25% of those will suffer from continued outbreaks over time. Anyone can become infected with the cold sore virus. Once infected, the virus stays in your system forever.
Apr 15, 2016, 2:59 PM
Dental anxiety is very real and is suffered by a staggering amount of Americans. In fact, we have patients whose dental anxiety keep them from seeking treatment for tooth pain until they can hardly bear it any longer!…
Mar 28, 2016, 3:59 PM
Many parents face the dilemma of what to do with their child’s baby teeth once the tooth fairy has collected them. Do you throw them out? Or hang on to them indefinitely in a plastic baggie somewhere? There actually might be…
Mar 14, 2016, 6:50 PM
Easter is upon us, and this time of year is always a reminder that Easter traditions are really kind of bizarre! Children await a bunny that will hide painted eggs and bring candy in the middle of the night. So, out of sheer…
Feb 20, 2016, 12:12 AM
Dentures are more realistic looking and comfortable than ever before. However the need for dentures goes back much farther than our sophisticated materials. It begs the question, how were dentures constructed in the past?…
Feb 11, 2016, 11:58 PM
Veneers are a popular Hollywood cosmetic choice! This is because veneers can hide chips, stains, discolorations and gaps in the teeth. But veneers aren’t just for the rich and famous! Here at Auburn Family Dental, Dr. Behnaz…
Jan 21, 2016, 8:55 PM
If you have an erosion of the tissue and bone that supports the teeth, harmful bacteria can be released into the bloodstream, causing incredible health decline.
Jan 21, 2016, 8:50 PM
America’s kids are at an all time cavity high, and many believe juice may be the culprit. Juice, even when it claims to be 100% fruit juice, is very high in sugar.
Dec 17, 2015, 9:54 PM
Smoking, chewing tobacco, or any other form of tobacco ingestion will absolutely damage your mouth, especially your smile. And as distressing as that is, it’s not just your smile that will suffer; your whole body is put in…