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  • Do Spring Allergies Mean (B)Looming Dental Problems?
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  • What is gingivitis, and how can I treat it?
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  • What do I do if I fall and loosen my teeth?
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  • Are your teeth ready for the big day?
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  • Ways to Prevent Oral Cancer
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  • Choose Chocolate on Valentine's Day
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  • My gums are shrinking!
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  • Timing Matters!
    Many patients at The Gentle Dentist are under the impression that harder brushing leads to cleaner teeth, but that is not true. Gentle brushing is just as effective, and less Read more
  • You broke your tooth; now what?
    You may have bitten down on a hard food or object, or perhaps you had a cavity that weakened your tooth. Either way, your tooth is now broken, and the Read more
  • We are committed to your oral health!
    Dental visits are often negatively associated with discomfort in many people’s minds. But at The Gentle Dentist, the doctor and our team have created an atmosphere focused on dispelling those Read more
  • Four Great Additions to Your Dental-Healthy Diet
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  • Tooth Protection and Winter Sports
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  • Five (Easy-to-Keep!) Dental Resolutions for the New Year
    It’s a new year! A blank calendar! A traditional time to make a few changes that could change your life for the better. And while we applaud big goals like Read more

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