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Welcome New Patients!

May 8, 2019

We are always excited to welcome New Patients to our practice. With decades of experience, a friendly staff, and professional, conservative care, we think you will be very happy allowing our team to care for your dental needs.

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How Apples are Good for Your Teeth

April 30, 2019

People have been asserting that “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” since the 19th century. While it may not necessarily be true that those who eat apples never have to see a doctor, apples certainly have great health benefits for our bodies! Did you know they can even be good for our teeth? […]

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Protecting Yourself Against Oral Cancer

April 9, 2019

If there was a quick and painless way to identify pre-cancerous cells in the mouth of someone you loved, would you want them to try it? What if that person were you? The truth is, as uncomfortable as it may be to even think of the word “cancer,” thinking about it, and thus detecting it […]

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Kicking the Tobacco Habit is Good for your Mouth

April 2, 2019

While the current percentage of Americans who smoke cigarettes is the lowest it’s been in decades, those who continue the habit remain at risk for heart and lung disease. Additionally, while we know smoking is also bad for our oral health, most don’t understand just how bad it is… More Than Just Stained Teeth From […]

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Why Nutrition is Important for Your Smile

March 26, 2019

Your Charlotte Dentist Shares Why Proper Nutrition Goes Hand in Hand with Your Smile When you brush your teeth every morning and night, you know that this is an integral part of your oral and dental health. Skipping this step can be dangerous and can allow bacteria to form, causing cavities, decay, and other potential […]

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5 Bad Dental Habits to Break

Nobody’s perfect. We all pick up bad habits along the way. Even our oral health isn’t immune. Try as you may, odds are you’ve picked up a habit or two in the name of convenience. That’s totally okay! We get it. And that’s why we’re here: to ensure your oral health is in fantastic shape. […]

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What to do if you Crack a Tooth

March 12, 2019

Ouch! Chomp on something your tooth didn’t like? Or get hit in the mouth with a hockey puck? If you think you may have a cracked tooth, or if you’re holding a piece of your tooth in your hand, follow these steps! 1. Give us a call to schedule an appointment (704-541-5059). Let us know […]

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Understanding the 5 Stages of Tooth Decay

March 7, 2019

Did you know there are five distinct stages of tooth decay? And, that in the first stage of decay, you can actually take steps to reverse the progression of the disease? Indeed, it’s true. In the first stage of decay, whether you’re a child or an adult, the application of fluoride via fluoride treatments, your […]

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Can Kids Overcome Their Fear of the Dentist?

February 18, 2019

We don’t bite, we promise! Here’s how to make your little one’s next visit a lot less scary.

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