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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral and oropharyngeal cancer awareness month. For decades has been an annual increase in cases and there is no national screening policy or protocol. The 2 main causes of Oral cancer are tobacco and alcohol use and HPV 16 (human papillomavirus). 53,000...

Use your dental benefits before you lose them!

The end of the year is fast approaching – have you made the most of your dental benefits? It’s a good time to schedule your unmet dental needs… from cleaning to cavity fillings or complicated dental work. Don’t wait until it’s too late—call now to maximize...

What is Gum Disease?

Gum disease is a condition that is very prevalent in our adult population today. In the beginning stages of its development, the disease does not cause pain or discomfort. However, if symptoms are ignored or not properly diagnosed, and patients do not see their...

What is a crown, and why do I need it?

“A crown is a restoration. A tooth that has had a trauma or decay will need to be restored. There are different types of restoration, and all have a different purpose. Crowns are particularly used to protect a tooth that has lost more than 50% of its structure...