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We're excited to announce the official launch of the Advanced Family Dentistry blog.

We'll be posting helpful dental tips, news from the dental industry, news from our practice, and more about the latest in dentistry.

We built our practice on the notion that we're there for our patients when they need us and we want our online presence to be a reflection of that principle. We hope this blog provides an extra level of service to our current and future patients

Here's to your best oral health ever!


Homecare How to Reduce Sugar Cravings for Better Oral Health

Your mouth contains both good and bad bacteria. When you eat a lot of sugary foods, harmful bacteria...

Feb 2 • 2 min read
Homecare How to Clean Your Teeth With Braces

Cleaning your teeth when you have braces can seem tedious at first, but don’t let this discour...

Jan 5 • 2 min read
Homecare Plaque vs. Tartar: Differences and Prevention

Your teeth are covered by enamel, which makes them hard, durable, and able to handle wear and tear f...

Dec 22 • 2 min read
Homecare 4 Tips to Protect Your Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is the hard outer layer of your teeth that helps to protect the soft inner tissue, call...

Dec 15 • 2 min read
Homecare Can Baking Soda Improve Your Oral Health?

Baking soda, or sodium bicarbonate, has many uses in cleaning and cooking. However, its usefulness d...

Nov 24 • 2 min read
Homecare Oral Health During Pregnancy: Why It’s Important and How to Maintain It

During pregnancy, it is essential to maintain and take care of your dental health. This is because p...

Oct 27 • 2 min read
Homecare 5 Tips for Healthier Gums

You probably think of your teeth when you think of your oral health, but you may not give much thoug...

Oct 13 • 2 min read
Homecare 5 Easy Steps to a Good Dental Hygiene Routine

While most people understand the importance of proper dental hygiene, not everyone practices a healt...

Sep 8 • 3 min read
Homecare Choosing the Best Toothpaste, Floss, and Mouthwash

Proper oral hygiene minimizes the possibility of plaque buildup, reducing your risk of developing de...

Jul 21 • 3 min read
Homecare Preventing Cold & Canker Sores

Canker sores and cold sores are both frustrating conditions that can affect just about anyone. While...

Jun 9 • 2 min read
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