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Bleeding Gums

How to Deal with Bleeding Gums when Brushing your Teeth

By Jennifer | June 28, 2018

No matter how good you take care of your teeth, if you notice bleeding gums, something must be wrong. You might notice bleeding gums when you floss or brush them. While some cases of bleeding gums can be temporary, there are serious cases which might be a sign of an alarming health issue. In case […]

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Benefits of Flossing

The Full Benefits of Flossing on a Daily Basis

By Jennifer | June 26, 2018

Flossing is often something we forget to do while we tend to our dental health. Flossing can be very annoying and painful activity to do. Sometimes when you floss, your gums would bleed. This is why a lot of people don’t even bother. People often avoid flossing and go straight to brushing their teeth and […]

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Full Mouth Debridement

What is a Full Mouth Debridement?

By Jennifer | June 21, 2018

A full mouth debridement is a dental procedure that removes excess plaque and tartar that have built up in your mouth for years. This can happen when you haven’t seen the dentist in a long time, even years. Without regular dental visits, massive plaque and tartar buildup will not be removed with a simple dental cleaning. This […]

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Wisdom Tooth Removal

Recovery From Wisdom Tooth Removal

By Jennifer | June 18, 2018

The third molars, which are typically referred to as wisdom teeth, are often very problematic. They are called wisdom teeth because they generally do not erupt in a person’s mouth until they are somewhere between the ages of 16 and 20—meaning they are wiser than when other teeth erupt. Not everyone’s wisdom teeth come in, but when […]

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Crooked Teeth

How to Fix Crooked Teeth

By Jennifer | June 1, 2018

Crooked teeth can be very unattractive. Just imagine if you have an important event or a date, and your smile ends up scaring the whole crowd in the room. This does not sound like a good situation. Luckily, there are ways to fixing crooked teeth. It will require a trip to your dental office to […]

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Common Dental Problems

Common Dental Problems That Can Be Easily Avoided

By Jennifer | May 30, 2018

Most dental problems can be easily avoided by healthy dental habits. Some habits we’ve found effective include brushing twice a day, flossing on a daily basis, using mouthwash properly, eating healthy, and regular checkups with your dentist. Sometimes we could be lazy and start skipping corner on our dental care. Sometimes we are unable to […]

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Replacing Dental Crown

How Often Do I Need to Replace My Dental Crown

By Jennifer | May 26, 2018

Did you know that once you have a dental crown on your tooth, it can last a lifetime? This is only true if you have good oral hygienes by brushing twice a day, flossing daily, use mouthwash, and visit your dentist twice per year for a checkup. By taking good care of your teeth, you […]

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Causes of Tooth Decay

An Apple A Day Will Not Keep The Dentist Away: Causes of Tooth Decay

By Jennifer | May 21, 2018

Tooth decay is also called a cavity, and it can happen to anyone. This is why it’s important to visit your dentist every six months for physical examination and imaging of your teeth. Tooth decay is caused by bacterias residing in your mouth and producing acid to erode your teeth. The acid erosion will slowly […]

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Dental Crown Material

Best Dental Crown Material That Will Treat Your Teeth Like Royalty

By Jennifer | May 7, 2018

Choosing the right dentist requires a lot of research and contemplation. You want a dentist that know their craft to the core. Lucky for you, EVDP dentistry does not just know dental health, we are the ultimate experts. We know everything to the finest details and are continuously learning for our patients. We know what’s […]

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Teeth Smiling

How do Dental Professionals keep their Teeth smiling?

By Jennifer | May 4, 2018

You have probably heard the famous phrase “an apple a day will keep the doctor away.” If that were the case, then we can replace our dentist with an apple. Unfortunately, keeping our teeth healthy is far more complicated than just an apple. We often wonder why we get so many cavities when we brush […]

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Differences Between Tooth Decay and Cavities

By Jennifer | April 30, 2018

Tooth Decay and Cavities are not the same thing. However, one leads to the other. Tooth decay, also called dental caries, starts as plaque adheres to your teeth and builds up over time. Plaque acids attack your tooth enamel. If left unchecked, the acid can destroy the surface of your teeth. Eventually, it can create […]

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Child Dental Care

6 Smart Child Dental Care Tips

By Jennifer | April 20, 2018

A healthy smile is important to your child’s health and sense of well being. Tooth decay is the most common childhood health problem in the United States. If you don’t treat decay, your child risks pain and infection that can cause problems with speaking, eating, and general health. Compared to kids with poor oral health, children […]

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