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Your Dentist Lists 5 Foods to Help You Fight Gum Disease!

February 15, 2019

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fit woman smiling eating vegetablesIt’s National Gum Disease Awareness Month, and your dentist wants you to observe it by giving your gum health some extra attention. In doing so, you can better protect yourself from gum disease and maintain the best oral health possible. To aid in your quest, here are 5 foods you should definitely consider eating!

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Caring for Baby Teeth: A Family Dentist Shares Why It’s Important

February 2, 2019

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young child at the dentistEveryone loves the gummy smile of an infant, but when those first few baby teeth, also known as primary teeth, come popping through, those pearly whites need proper oral care to keep them healthy. This is the perfect time to begin practicing good oral habits. As children grow, you may be surprised to know that their baby teeth need the same level of care as adults. You may be wondering, “If these teeth just fall out later, why is it so important they see a dentist?” To answer your question, let’s hear from a family dentist
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How to Care for Your Invisalign Aligners

January 23, 2019

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One question many people have about Invisalign is whether the product requires any special maintenance. If that’s a concern for you, then we have good news. Invisalign clear aligners are remarkably easy to care for. You should rinse them after removing them, clean them daily using clear anti-bacterial soap, keep them away from heat sources, and follow the other basic tips we’ll discuss in this post.

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Here are Some Flu Season Tips Courtesy of a Local Dentist

January 8, 2019

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person suffering from flu symptomsWinter is the least appreciated of all the seasons. That’s a shame, because it’s rich with its own stark, rugged sort of beauty. On the other hand, it’s also prime time for the sniffles. Never fear, though. You can make it through to warmer weather by following the flu season tips in this post.

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Make a Better New Year’s Resolution This Year – Schedule a Checkup With a Dentist

January 3, 2019

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Woman having her teeth examined People usually have 1 of 3 common reasons to put off dental checkups: Time, money and pain. The only problem is that skipping regular dental care can actually cost you more time and money (not to mention pain) in the long run! And since it’s the start of a brand new year, why not make a different kind of resolution this year by scheduling an appointment with a dentist? A healthy smile not only looks and feels great, but also contributes to good general health as well – it’s a win-win! Keep reading to learn more about how regular checkups will benefit you in 2019.

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Your Pediatric Dentist in Pleasant Grove Says Don’t Trust Food Labels!

November 28, 2018

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child in dentist chair smilingWhen you’re shopping for food for your child, you take special precautions to read the labels to make sure he or she consumes the healthiest ingredients possible. While that is commendable, your pediatric dentist in Pleasant Grove says just because a label says ‘healthy’ doesn’t mean that the food or beverage is good for your child’s oral health. Find out how to maneuver around this challenge.

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4 Healthy Halloween Tips from Your Children’s Dentist in South Dallas

October 18, 2018

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family of three dressed in costumesAs Halloween is approaching, your little one is buzzing with enthusiasm over what character he or she will dress-up as. Along with the fun costumes, though, usually comes the consumption of piles of candy. Since you’re concerned about your child enjoying the best oral health possible, your children’s dentist in South Dallas weighs in with 4 tips on how your kiddo can have a fun but safe Halloween night. Read on to see what’s in store!

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Emergency Dentist in South Dallas: Skip the ER for Dental Issues!

September 4, 2018

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A man holding his cheek in pain.According to the American Dental Association, emergency room visits for dental issues have increased over the years, particularly for those aged 19 to 49. At the same time, dentists have also noticed a reduction in private dental benefits and Medicaid dental benefits. This has only made it increasingly difficult to get emergency dental issues treated.

However, by visiting an emergency dentist in South Dallas, you don’t have to spend thousands of dollars more for the same treatment and you can get a better result. Here’s why.

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Your Orthodontist Says Perfect Your Smile with Invisalign in South Dallas!

August 28, 2018

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latex glove holding Invisalign trayA recent study shows that the majority of new people you meet will notice the condition of your teeth before anything else. Thus, if you have crowded, misaligned, crooked or gapped teeth, you run the risk of making a poor first impression. Thankfully, orthodontic treatment can not only improve the way you look but also enhance your oral health. As you read on, you’ll learn about the methods available for correcting your bite, including Invisalign in South Dallas.

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4 Ways Universal Dental is Dedicated to Patient Convenience

July 7, 2018

Dentist talking to patient in dental chairWe’re all busy these days and fitting dental care into an already packed schedule can be a real struggle. Universal Dental knows just how important convenience is to ensuring patients have access to the dental care they need to keep their smiles whole, healthy, and beautiful for life. In this post, we’ll walk you through four of the reasons patients trust us with their dental care and how we work hard to make visiting us easy and convenient for every patient we treat.
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