Category: Family Dentistry

What Causes Poor Oral Health?

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A number of factors could cause poor oral health, feeding harmful bacteria and weakening tooth and gum health with plaque buildup and more. In today’s blog, we’re looking at the common factors behind poor oral health, and how a checkup and cleaning visit with your Bedford, MA, dentist could help preserve smiles of all ages!

Start Flossing The Right Way

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We explained how to properly brush your teeth, and looked at how this helps keep poor oral health in check. But you also need to clean in between each and every tooth as well. In fact, when you floss you help lower the risk of gum disease! In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist will… Read more »

How Often Do You Brush Your Teeth?

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We want to make sure all of our patients, whether children or adults, brush their teeth each day to keep smiles healthy and avoid issues like tooth decay. But how often do we need to brush, and how do we do so properly? In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist will explain how to properly… Read more »

We’re Ready To Examine Your Smile

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With the end of the year just a few weeks away, you should make sure to schedule your visit so you can use your remaining 2020 dental insurance benefits and enjoy optimal oral health. But what happens during your exam? What should you and your family expect from a visit with your Bedford, MA, dentist?

Use Those Benefits Before They Expire

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In just a few weeks, 2020 will be over! While we know few people will be sad to see this year finally come to an end, the fact is that many of our patients still have remaining dental insurance benefits waiting to be used. If unused before December ends, they simply vanish! Instead of letting… Read more »

Avoid Thanksgiving-Related Cavities

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Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and for many of us the holiday season will be very different. We may not be traveling, or hosting a house filled with people, but we will still be consuming our favorite foods! Unfortunately, many of our favorites could increase the risk of cavities. In today’s blog, your… Read more »

Don’t Let Your Halloween Candy Cause Cavities

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Whether or not your community will be having trick or treating as usual this year, Halloween often means a noticeable uptick in the consumption of candy. While we love the occasional sweet treat too, we also know that too many could mean cavities in kids and adults alike. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist… Read more »