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August 2, 2022

When X-rays pass through your mouth during a dental exam, more X-rays are absorbed by the denser parts (such as teeth and bone) than by soft tissues (such as cheeks and gums) before striking the film. This creates an image on the radiograph. Teeth appear lighter because fewer X-rays penetrate to reach the film. Cavities […]

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Happy Anniversary, Evelyn!

October 7, 2021

Please join us in congratulating Evelyn!  Her 10th Park Crossing Dentistry Anniversary was this week.  We are so grateful for her sound judgment, hard work, and of course, her fun personality. She keeps us all laughing and happy at the office. We are so proud to call her our friend!   Congrats Evelyn and Happy […]

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Help Us Celebrate Park Crossing Dentistry’s Anniversary!

September 7, 2021

This Friday is our practice’s anniversary. On September 10, 1984, Dr. Bateman hung up a sign and opened the doors to this practice. He had zero patients, one assistant, and just two rooms of equipment. What a risk it was to start a practice from the ground. We are all proud of him and look […]

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Happy Anniversary, Pam!

January 22, 2021

Happy 30th work anniversary to our Pam! Pam has been a tremendous employee and we are thankful to have her! When you are in the office next, please tell her congratulations!

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Which Toothbrush is the right one for you?

January 6, 2021

In today’s Blog, we’re taking a quick look at some of our recommended toothbrush products. Check out the image below to decide which one is the best for you!

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Please welcome Charlotte to our team!

November 6, 2020

Charlotte is our new receptionist and we are so glad she is here! Charlotte is very organized and loves helping our patients! Charlotte’s background, after school, was as a veterinary receptionist and then as a flight attendant for American Airlines. She brings her special talents to our practice by her special attention to customer service. […]

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Happy Halloween from Park Crossing Dentistry!

October 27, 2020

Things are a little different this year, but rest assured the Halloween spirit is alive and well at Park Crossing Dentistry. Have fun out there, stay safe, and don’t eat too much candy — or you’ll end up spending some time with us!

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Neighbors Have Voted…

October 23, 2020

Neighbors have voted and Park Crossing Dentistry is one of the 2020 winners as a “Neighborhood Favorite”!  We are very excited that your votes were cast and you regard us as the best provider in your neighborhood!  Thank you for your confidence in our practice!

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Teeth Health

September 16, 2020

Teeth, unlike bones, do not regenerate well.  When decay strikes, it often means that the tooth is must be repaired by removing the decay and “filling” the tooth with a material such as a porcelain crown or a composite material. Decay does not “go away” and has to be removed or it spreads throughout the […]

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September 9, 2020

36 years ago, Dr. Bateman started Park Crossing Dentistry.  While it started as “Richard Bateman, DDS”, it has evolved into a thriving practice with four dentists, 5 hygienists, 3 assistants, and several admin staff. Dr. Bateman, fresh out of dental school, started this practice with a large loan and big ambitions to start a friendly, on-time, and […]

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