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January 24, 2023
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How Painful Is Getting a Dental Implant?

If you have missing teeth, you know they aren’t going to replace themselves. It’s up to you to take the next big step and discuss tooth replacement possibilities, like…
January 24, 2023
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Top Reasons Why People Skip the Dentist

Constantly putting off professional oral care, like teeth cleanings, can seem like the best thing to do in the moment, but it can hurt you in the long run. How else would…
December 20, 2022
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4 Things to Know Before a Dental Bone Graft

From tooth replacement to advanced gum disease, the dental bone graft procedure can be used as a solution to a few different problems. However, our Washington…
December 20, 2022
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Who Needs a Dental Bridge?

Whether you’ve had teeth missing for some time or you’re in line for a tooth extraction, it’s likely that smile restoration has crossed your mind. One of…
November 18, 2022
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Common Natural Teeth Whitening Methods to Stay Away From

There’s nothing wrong with wanting a whiter smile. Things start to get a little sketchy when you blindly trust any teeth whitening method deemed “natural”…
November 18, 2022
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Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

You’ve heard it said that, “every patient is different”. Well, that remains true in many ways, but one thing that shouldn’t vary much is gum tissue health…
October 18, 2022
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When to See a Dentist: 5 Obvious Signs

Have you ever dreaded going to our Washington, MI, dentist because you were worried about what he’d say with regards to your dental issue(s)? Though it can feel nerve-wracking, seeing a professional...
October 18, 2022
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What’s the Best Way to Clean My Invisalign®?

Just like metal brackets or wires need proper cleaning to avoid plaque and tartar buildup, so do Invisalign® clear aligners. Fortunately, it’s much easier to clean aligners on a regular basis thanks to them being removable...
September 19, 2022
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Why You Should Consider Tooth Replacement

If you’re missing a tooth, you might not think much of it beyond how the open space looks when you smile. In reality, losing teeth can put you at risk for developing dental...
September 19, 2022
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How to Improve Your Flossing Routine

Flossing and brushing your teeth go hand in hand. A match made in dental heaven that’s designed to keep your smile healthy in the long term. There’s no doubt you’ve heard our Washington family dentist ask about...
August 18, 2022
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Is Stress Affecting My Smile?

Stress, it seems, is inevitable in life. Sometimes it can prove to be a motivating force and actually help you, whereas other times, it only slows you down. Mental stress can also translate into physical pain...
August 18, 2022
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4 Benefits of CEREC® Same-Day Crowns

Technological advancements in the world of dentistry have made countless procedures possible. This is of course good news for both dentists and patients as new technology often means quicker visits...
July 22, 2022
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Do I Have a Dental Emergency?

Procrastination in everyday life is normal. Most of the time, putting something off is harmless and doesn’t affect much. However, it is never wise to start procrastinating when faced with a dental emergency...
July 22, 2022
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How Invisalign® Compares to Metal Braces

Invisalign® clear aligners have increased in popularity over the years thanks to their discreet appearance and easily managed treatment plans...
June 22, 2022
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Will Veneers Work for My Smile?

You’ve seen how beautifully porcelain veneers can transform a person’s smile and now want the cosmetic procedure....
June 22, 2022
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Ignoring a Cavity: Why It’s a Bad Idea

Life can get hectic, especially when an unforeseen dental issue like a cavity pops up....
May 25, 2022
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What Sensitive Teeth Can Mean

If you have sensitive teeth, you’re not alone. An estimated 1 in 8 adults in the U.S. experience...
May 25, 2022
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Teeth Whitening Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

When you see a flashy teeth whitening tip on social media or your friend tells you...
April 28, 2022
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Why Tooth Extractions Are Necessary

Despite how scary the procedure may sound, a tooth extraction can benefit your oral health...
April 28, 2022
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Dental Implant Care: What to Know

Compared to traditional dentures, dental implants are much easier to keep clean...
March 25, 2022
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Gum Disease Stages: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment

Occasionally forgetting to brush your teeth before bed or flossing once every few days...
March 25, 2022
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Invisalign® Clear Aligners FAQ

Not everyone interested in straightening their smile is a fan of the “metal mouth” look...
February 23, 2022
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What to Consider When Buying a Toothbrush

When there are so many toothbrushes available out there, it can be difficult to pick...
February 23, 2022
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How Do I Know if I Need a Root Canal or Filling?

You’re enjoying a nice meal with a friend when you feel a sudden pain in your tooth...
January 21, 2022
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4 Reasons to Choose Dental Implants

In the past, when you lost teeth, you had one major option: dentures. Now, many dentists...
January 21, 2022
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Does Zoom Teeth Whitening Really Work?

If you ask the average adult what they would like to change the most about their smile...
October 4, 2021
Veneers Vs Dental Bonding Washington Mi

Should I Choose Dental Bonding or Veneers?

Many times we don’t end up with the teeth of our dreams but there are options to change…
October 4, 2021
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Can I Get a Dental Crown in One Day?

You absolutely can thanks to CEREC® same-day crowns. That’s right, our Washington…
August 26, 2021
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4 Ways to Improve Your Oral Hygiene

Life is hectic at times and oral care can seem like the least of your worries. The problem…