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  • One Dentist's Take On Oral Hygiene Products

    Do you ever wonder what dentists really think about which toothpaste, which floss, which mouthwash, which anti-cavity rinse, which toothbrush, is the best to use?  Have you ever been given a tongue scraper in your goody bag at your dental appointment and sat wondering if anyone really uses [...]

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    A Happy Halloween to You!

    October 31, 2018
    A Happy Halloween to You!

    The treats of the Halloween season are just hours away, so we figured it would be an extraordinary time to discuss the significance of oral health before you get too involved with your candy haul. October is a not only a month about beasts and ghouls, it is National Dental Hygiene Month.  What a [...]

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    Sweets and Healthy Teeth

    September 26, 2018
    Sweets and Healthy Teeth

    The practice of handing out treats at Halloween is a long-dated tradition; first originating in the medieval period as young children would go door to door praying for household souls in exchange for treats.  This evolved in the 1930’s as those households offered treats to children so that they [...]

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    Dental Sealants: Protection and Prevention

    As with many aspects of life, prevention is the best course of action.  Exercise prevents heart and health problems, seat belts prevent loss of life, even door locks prevent intruders.  Your oral health is no different.  Prevention is the key to a healthy mouth.  At our Gresham dentist office, [...]

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    Do I need a Dental Implant?

    It’s rotten when your summer has to be interrupted by tooth pain.  It keeps you up at night, and even ruins your appetite while tempting summer treats cause sensitivity issues.  So what is causing your tooth to hurt?  Luckily, our Gresham dentist is on hand to help diagnose the pain and get you[...]

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