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Teeth Straightening

June 20, 2012

Does everyone need bracketed braces or can my teenager use Invisalign? Many teenagers can get great results from Invisalign but many times, the teenager may have major crowding and brackets are the only way to truly straighten the teeth.  If crowding is not severe, then Invisalign is a great choice.  We find many teenagers are […]

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Periodontal Disease

June 12, 2012

Periodontal disease takes years to develop and is “silent” in how it progresses.  Brushing and flossing twice a day helps.  Also, eating the right foods helps.  Gum disease or periodontal disease rarely cause symptoms like pain or puffy tissue.  When in the early stages, the patient usually does not know they have this serious infection.  If […]

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