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Cosmetic Dentistry

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Teeth Whitening

Your smile can be one of the most important components of your appearance, and having flawlessly white, young looking teeth is ideal that most of us desire. Over 90% of adults believe that an attractive looking smile makes a person more appealing to the opposite sex. It is an important social asset that can change the way people look at you, create opportunities and brighten your natural look. READ MORE.

Fluoridation

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U.S. Public Health Service Statement on Water Fluoridation

As noted in Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General, community water fluoridation continues to be the most cost-effective, equitable and safe means to provide protection from tooth decay in a community. READ MORE.

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The Story of Fluoridation

It started as an observation, that soon took the shape of an idea. It ended, five decades later, as a scientific revolution that shot dentistry into the forefront of preventive medicine. This is the story of how dental science discovered-and ultimately proved to the world-that fluoride, a mineral found in rocks and soil, prevents tooth decay. Although dental caries remains a public health worry, it is no longer the unbridled problem it once was, thanks to fluoride. READ MORE.

Plaque

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PLAQUE: What it is and how to get rid of it

People used to think that as you got older you naturally lost your teeth. We now know that’s not true. By following easy steps for keeping your teeth and gums –healthy plus seeing your dentist regularly—you can have your teeth for a lifetime! READ MORE.