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What Causes Tooth Loss? 
added on: August 31, 2020

When we’re little, losing our teeth can be an exciting thing. After all, we get a visit from the tooth fairy, a few extra bucks under our pillows, and there’s really nothing cuter than a child missing their two front teeth. But as we get older, missing teeth isn’t so… Read More…


How Painful is a Root Canal?  
added on: August 25, 2020

There’s a dental treatment out there that can make even the toughest of the tough shudder in fear. We’re talking about the dreaded root canal. This dental procedure has gained such a terrible reputation over the years of being an incredibly painful, uncomfortable, and overall horrible thing. However, nothing could… Read More…


What Causes Tooth Discoloration?
added on: July 29, 2020
woman hides her smile

We all want to have a bright, white smile. But thanks to both internal and external factors, our teeth can transform from their once brilliant appearance to a dull, discolored look. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Valparaiso explores some of the things, both within our control and out… Read More…


Why Are My Gum Receding?
added on: July 20, 2020
woman with gum pain

When it comes to your oral health, it’s no surprise that your dentist in Valparaiso puts so much importance on taking proper care of your teeth. But did you know that your gums are another crucial aspect to overall oral health? In fact, our gums are just as important to… Read More…


Why is Staying Hydrated So Important?
added on: June 25, 2020
woman drinking glass of water

As we enter the hot summer months, it’s more important than ever to keep our bodies properly hydrated. After all, a well-hydrated body helps organs function properly, can improve sleep, and may even protect against infections. But as your dentist in Valparaiso knows, drinking enough water isn’t just good for… Read More…


3 Reasons The Man in Your Life Should See His Dentist
added on: June 16, 2020
man in his office

You’ll always hear your dentist in Valparaiso talk about how important it is for everyone to come in for preventive dental checkups every six months. But there’s a special section of our population that tends to avoid these bi-annual visits and instead prefers to wait until they have a problem…. Read More…


Tongue Discoloration & Overall Health
added on: May 21, 2020
close up of tongue

Your dentist in Valparaiso knows that your oral health can say a lot about your overall health. But the connection doesn’t just involve your teeth and gums. In fact, at every one of your dental appointments, your dental team takes a good, hard look at your tongue, as well as… Read More…


Can Stress Cause Oral Health Problems?
added on: April 24, 2020
stressed man

As we all know, recently everyone’s life has quickly changed, and we’re all experiencing a temporary new normal. But with change and uncertainty also comes quite a bit of stress. Your dentist in Valparaiso understands, and we’re with you. While we’re sure that trying your best to avoid getting stressed… Read More…


What is a Dental Emergency?
added on: April 9, 2020
woman with toothache

Nobody wants to experience a dental emergency, and that may be more true now than ever before thanks to all of the confusion and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and dental care. Don’t worry, your dentist in Valparaiso and the American Dental Association (ADA) are here to help clarify what constitutes a… Read More…


How Long Does Novocaine Last?
added on: March 23, 2020
novocaine

If you’ve ever had a dental procedure such as a filling or root canal, chances are you’ve experienced the odd sensation of novocaine numbness. While novocaine can help you not feel anything during treatment, the side effects can be annoying. But just how long do you have to deal with… Read More…


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