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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!


Oral Surgery Tips for a Less Stressful Tooth Extraction

Your dentist’s goal is to help you preserve your oral health and save damaged teeth whenever possibl...

Jan 25 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery What to Expect If You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Wisdom teeth are your third set of molars that usually erupt between the ages of 17 -25. Your dentis...

Jan 18 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery How to Avoid Dry Socket After a Tooth Extraction

If you’re having a tooth extracted, you’ll want to take steps to avoid experiencing dry ...

Nov 23 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery What Is a Sinus Lift, and When Do You Need One?

Dental implants are an effective treatment option for individuals with one or more missing teeth. Ho...

Nov 9 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery Recognizing the Symptoms of TMD

The TMJ or the temporomandibular joint is a sliding-hinge-like joint that connects the jawbone to yo...

Sep 21 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery Osseointegration and Dental Implant Treatment

A dental implant is an artificial titanium fixture surgically placed in your jaw to act as a replace...

Jun 15 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery How to Prepare for Oral Surgery

Oral surgery may seem like a scary proposition, especially if you have never undergone a similar pro...

Apr 13 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery What Can I Eat After Having a Tooth Extracted?

“Will I be able to eat after the procedure?” This is one of the most common questions pa...

Feb 16 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery After Oral Surgery: 4 Tips for a Comfortable Recovery

As with any surgical procedure, aftercare is crucial to promote healing and prevent complications fo...

Nov 17 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery The Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Oral Surgeon

If you’re considering oral surgery, you want to know exactly what will happen before, during, and af...

Oct 6 • 2 min read
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