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Dr. Kathy Biery

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How Often Should I Whiten My Teeth for Safe Results?

Did you know that a brighter, whiter smile can not only enhance your appearance but also greatly boost your confidence? A white, radiant smile leaves a lasting impression, adding to your personality and charm. One popular method to achieve this is through teeth whitening, a common cosmetic dental procedure. However, an important question arises: “How […]

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Invisalign clear aligners for fixing crossbite

Bite Alignment: Can Invisalign Fix a Crossbite?

Crossbite is a common dental issue where one or more teeth may be closer to the cheek or the tongue than their opposing teeth, causing misalignment. Crossbites can be either anterior, affecting the front teeth, or posterior, impacting the back teeth. This malocclusion can cause various problems, including difficulty biting or chewing, jaw pain, and

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Root Canal Vs. Tooth Extraction: Which One Do You Need?

When it comes to dealing with dental problems, two common treatment options are root canal treatment and tooth extraction. Both procedures aim to relieve severe pain and improve oral health but differ in several ways. The most common causes of tooth problems include tooth decay, infection and trauma. But in what situation do you need

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Oral surgeons during an oral surgery

Decoding the Role of Oral Surgeons and Common Procedures

When it comes to oral health and complex dental treatments, the role of an oral surgeon becomes crucial. These specialized professionals possess advanced training and expertise to address various dental and facial conditions that may require surgical intervention. To truly understand the significance of oral surgeons and their procedures, let’s delve into the world of

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home teeth cleaning

Effective Home Teeth Cleaning: Techniques and Expert Tips

Maintaining good oral hygiene is essential for a healthy smile and overall dental health. While regular dental visits are vital, proper home teeth cleaning routines play a crucial role in preventing periodontal disease, tooth decay and bad breath. In this blog post, we will provide step-by-step instructions on how to clean your teeth effectively at

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Professional dental teeth cleaning

Why is having my teeth professionally cleaned so important?

Having regular dental cleanings is essential for maintaining optimal oral health. You might be thinking, “Why are dental cleanings important?” or “Is teeth cleaning necessary?” While brushing and flossing at home is crucial, professional teeth cleanings offer a deeper level of cleaning that helps prevent oral health issues and promotes overall well-being. In this blog post,

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Preserving Your Smile: Exploring the Benefits of Teeth Scaling and Root Planing

Preserving Your Smile: Exploring the Benefits of Teeth Scaling and Root Planing

A bright, hearty smile can light up any room. But maintaining that beautiful, healthy smile involves more than just brushing and flossing daily. It calls for regular professional dental cleanings, including periodontal scaling and root planing. In this post, we’ll explore the benefits of teeth scaling and root planing, answering commonly asked questions and debunking

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Sensitive Teeth? Discover the Causes and Effective Remedies for Relief

Do you cringe when you sip a hot cup of coffee or indulge in an ice cream treat? If so, you’re not alone. Many people suffer from tooth sensitivity, which can make everyday activities uncomfortable. In this blog post, we’ll answer a common question in dentistry: “Why do my teeth hurt?” and share effective remedies

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