Category: Preventive Dentistry

Preventing Cavities After Your Thanksgiving Meal

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Many of our patients and their families will be celebrating Thanksgiving soon, with a feast filled with holiday favorites and comfort foods. However, any of these contain lots of sugar and starch, ingredients linked to a higher cavity risk. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist talks about how to enjoy your food and keep… Read more »

Taking Time To Clean Your Teeth

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When a tooth develops serious plaque and tartar buildup, this could lead to issues with the health and appearance of your smile. To correct the issue, you need a professional preventive procedure known as a dental cleaning. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist talks about the process of cleaning your teeth!

Time For Your Dental Checkup!

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When a smile is examined every six months, this can help us protect teeth and gums from decay and disease. Which is why we recommend one for people of all ages at least once every six months. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist talks about why kids, teens, and adults alike all need a… Read more »

Diabetes And Your Oral Health

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Diabetes is a very common condition in America, with over 29 million diagnosed Americans affected. For these individuals, it reaches into nearly every aspect of their health. Damage to the eyes and extremities due to circulation issues, and elevated infection rates are just a few of the troubles someone with diabetes can encounter. If you… Read more »

What Does A Toothache Mean?

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When your tooth hurts, what does this mean? In many cases, this pain could be a warning about decay or infection that needs treatment! Otherwise, you risk worsening pain or even the loss of your tooth. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist talks about when to see us for care, and how we put… Read more »

Keeping Teeth Strong Over The Holiday Season

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The holidays are a wonderful time, but they also mean a lot of sugar and starch, which could impact the health of your teeth and gums. In today’s blog, your Bedford, MA, dentist has a few tips for keeping your teeth and gums strong and free of disease and other complications. A healthy, holiday smile… Read more »

Schedule Your Last Checkup Soon

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Not only is the end of the year coming up, but so is the last chance to use your remaining 2021 dental insurance benefits or any remaining health savings funds. Which is why your Bedford, MA, dentist recommends a dental checkup soon! In today’s blog, we’re talking about the benefits an exam offers your family.