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Oral Cancer Screening

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Screening for Oral Cancers It is important to receive an oral cancer screening as part of your routine checkups with your dentist, especially if you notice any abnormalities or differences on your gums, teeth, or the inside of your mouth and throat.  During an oral cancer screening exam, your dentist will check the inside […]

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Headaches & Migraines

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Headaches and Migraines  A toothache can be one of the main causes of a migraine headache. This is because almost all headaches and toothaches are related to one of your largest nerves in the head — the trigeminal nerve. One of the most common causes of headaches due to a dental concern  is teeth […]

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Extractions

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Extractions Tooth extractions are often required if there is no way to preserve the tooth. You will receive a local anesthetic, which numbs the area around your tooth so you’ll only be able to feel pressure and not pain during this procedure.  The dentist then uses instruments called “elevators” or mallets to lift the […]

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Bone Grafting

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Bone Grafting Bone grafting for dental procedures can be done in various ways. The most common is the use of autografts and allografts, which both take a patient’s natural tooth or bone from another part of their body to increase bone growth where it has deteriorated. This procedure is generally done when a patient […]

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Blood Thinners & Dental Procedures

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Dental Procedures and Blood Thinners  When you’re on blood thinners, toothaches and other oral procedures can be risky. If the dentist isn’t aware of your medication, there could be severe complications that may even prove fatal, such as blood loss or failure to heal properly.  With proper knowledge of all of your medications, your […]

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Oral Surgery

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Oral Surgery The world of oral surgery is vast and complex. Oral surgery may be used to treat everything from toothaches to wisdom teeth extractions, jaw restorations for orthodontics, or dentures – even cosmetic procedures can fall under this category.  It is important to discuss any oral surgery procedure with your dentist or oral […]

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