Category: Preventive Dentistry

How Checkups Preserve Your Oral Health

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To help preserve your oral health and prevent the onset of common issues like tooth decay and gum disease, your dentist needs to identify the problems in the earliest stages. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist explains how our approach to exams help you avoid poor oral health, and protect smiles, from kids to… Read more »

A Checkup Could Protect Your Overall Health

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When you think about a dental checkup, you mainly think about your teeth. While these visits are essential for avoiding tooth decay and other oral health issues, keeping your smile healthy also impacts the rest of your body. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist is taking a close look at the importance of a… Read more »

Your Smile Benefits From Checkups And Cleanings

At the moment, our team is following recommendations from medical professionals and trusted organization like the Centers for Disease Control, and keeping our doors closed for care outside of emergency treatment. However, when your Bedford, MA, dentist can open the doors again, you should definitely schedule a checkup and cleaning visit!

Does Your Jaw Pop Or Click?

Have you noticed a popping or clicking sensation in your jaw? Do you also happen to suffer from persistent headaches or migraines? When our jaw joints undergo excessive strain, this could mean the presence of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist talks about treating these issues with a… Read more »

Why Good Hygiene Relies on Checkups and Cleanings

Most of us have been reminded about the importance of good dental hygiene for most of our lives. When we were younger, it usually came from our parents, and increasingly more from our dentists the more we grew accustomed to visiting them. In many cases, we’re given stark reminders of this importance when a dental… Read more »

Why You’re Having Such A Hard Time Flossing!

If you think that you’re the only one who has ever admitted that you’re having an incredibly hard time flossing, think again! What seems like a very simple and straightforward part of your suggested daily dental care can go either way. When you know just what to do and you’re fully informed regarding the essential… Read more »

Truths About Fluoride You Need To Hear

Fluoride is one of those topics that seems completely neutral but that can somehow cause you to end up in a heated debate with a friend over dental hygiene! One person says it’s completely necessary for a healthy smile. The other says that it’s potentially toxic. So, who’s right and what should you think about… Read more »