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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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Teaching Kids How to Brush

February 10, 2019

During National Children’s Dental Health Month, we want to help parents teach their kids how to brush their teeth the right way and how to have fun doing it! Check out some helpful tips from the ADA:

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CPR Re-Certification

January 24, 2019

Earlier this month, our staff received their annual CPR certification as well as Heimlich Maneuver training. This class provides hands-on experience that can go a long way for those who may need it. Not only is the training great for the workplace, but also at home or out in public.

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No Dental Insurance?

January 17, 2019

We have you covered! As a service to our patients who do not have dental insurance, we proudly offer our Dental Savings Plan (DSP). DSP is a yearly membership program offered exclusively by Park Crossing Dentistry for those who want to maintain their dental health but are without insurance. It is a reduced-fee plan for […]

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