• Oral Cancer Screening at your Dental Exam

    You may have heard us mention that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month.  The goal of this awareness is to educate people on the symptoms, signs, and causes associated with the disease.  As the dentist Shoreline families trust with their oral health and preventative dentistry, we’d like to [...]

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    Avoiding Tooth Decay and Cavities

    Many people have had tooth decay or a cavity in their lifetime.  Typically, a cavity is a result of tooth decay damaging the enamel and weakening the tooth.  Tooth decay isn’t always noticed and generally only causes pain once the cavity is in place.  As the dentist Shoreline families [...]

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    Learning about Dental Implants

    Tooth pain tends to hit at the worst moments.  It can keep you up at night and ruin your appetite.  A toothache leads to anxiety and restlessness.  The best thing you can do if you experience tooth pain is to call our Shoreline dentist.  In some cases you may have a cavity or a small [...]

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    Do you Brush and Floss Properly?

    Have you ever stopped to consider if you are brushing and flossing correctly?  It seems like such an easy task, yet our Shoreline dentist and hygienist often find patients who aren’t properly taking care of their oral health needs.  As a dentist Shoreline patients trust for their [...]

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    Saving for your Smile

    As you look to the New Year, have you thought about making a New Year’s resolution?  When you do make them, do you stick with them?  Many of us don’t which only sets your year up a step behind.  What if this year you chose a resolution that was easy to follow through with and provided [...]

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    Oral Health and Thanksgiving Leftovers

    It’s the week after Thanksgiving, and thus the week of leftovers.  We’ve gathered with friends and family; piled our plates high with feasts fit for a king, and have spent the holiday giving thanks.  As our waistlines are now paying the price, our Shoreline dentist is happy to share with you [...]

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    A Survival Guide for a Healthy Halloween

    Tonight children throughout the world will be dressing up and traipsing through neighborhoods with their bounty of candy.  It will be a late night of sugar-highs, but the one night of tricking and treating can play a big part in the longevity of their smiles.  As a Shoreline dentist, we love [...]

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    Overdue for the Dentist? Five Reasons to Reschedule

    The end of summer and beginning of fall is a great time to reorganize.  If you’ve been fortunate enough to take advantage of the beautiful weather and had a chance to slip in a vacation or two, you know how easily it can be to lose track of priorities.  After a summer of sugary lemonade, sweet [...]

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    The New School Year and your Oral Health

    Parents around the country are breathing a small sigh of relief as children heft their backpacks and head back to school.  The summer has been great, but it’s nice to be back on a schedule.  Our Shoreline dentist and staff want to wish all of our students a great year and we look forward to [...]

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    Why you might need Root Canal Therapy

    Over a decade ago, nearly 11 million root canals were performed yearly by general dentists and 4 million procedures were done by endodontists.  Now, with over 20 million root canal procedures done annually, it is important to understand the benefit of root canal therapy and to recognize the signs [...]

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