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    Why Do I Need Dental Cleanings Sooner Than 6 Months?

    At every dental cleaning appointment, the hygienist should be checking for changes in your gum health. Preventing and treating periodontal disease is one of the main goals our dental providers have. By preventing periodontal disease, systemic disease is prevented as...

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    Zirconium Implants

    Here at Dentistry by Dr David, we offer Zirconium implants because they offer several benefits as dental implants compared to other materials like titanium. Here are some advantages of zirconium implants: 1. Aesthetics: Zirconium implants have a natural white...

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    Ozone Gas Therapy in Dentistry

    Ozone is oxygen with an additional oxygen atom attached to it. It is commonly used to disinfect surfaces but is slowly finding a place in the medical and dental setting. Ozone has a bacteriostatic quality that makes for a beneficial treatment for people suffering from...

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    Microscopy in Dentistry

    Microscopy, or using a microscope is a helpful diagnostic tool in dentistry. Taking samples of plaque from a patient’s mouth and analyzing the bacteria contained in it can explain why many people suffer from bleeding gums and...

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    Antacids and their Negative Effects on the Body

    Many people use antacids to relieve symptoms of heartburn, stomach indigestion, and acid reflux. Antacids work to reduce or neutralize the acid in the stomach that contributes to these uncomfortable symptoms. Antacids are meant to be used for a short period of time....

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    Cone Beam Radiograph versus Conventional Dental Radiographs

    Checkup dental radiographs, or X-rays, are a commonality at your dental visit. Bite-wings radiographs are an essential screening assessment needed to diagnose dental cavities that form between the teeth and are undetectable to the human eye. A full set of radiographs...

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    Why your muscles hurt when you wake up

    When we sleep, we require steady oxygen absorption to maintain body function and to heal. When we do not receive enough oxygen while we rest, the lack of oxygen will interfere with this healing process. All the cells within our bodies require adenosine triphosphate...

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    Children Experience Sleep Disordered Breathing Too

    Children experience sleep-disordered-breathing just as often if not more than adults do. If a child’s sleep apnea is intervened with early enough, multiple health complications can be avoided. So, what can I do to make sure my child won’t suffer the consequences of...

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    Common Questions about Sleep Apnea

    Why do I snore? The most common reason we snore is because of a blockage in our natural breathing passage. There could be a blockage in the nasal passages or near the opening of the airway. Many people are suffering from sleep apnea, which is a blockage that is severe...

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    Why does my dentist think I grind my teeth?

    Bruxism, or teeth grinding, is a common condition that people have. You may have been told by your dentist that you likely grind your teeth but can’t recall when and if you do this. Perhaps an oral appliance has been recommended to you to protect your teeth. Because...

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