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If you fear to go to the dentist more than your mother-in-law or pictures of yourself with a perm and braces, you are certainly not alone. Going to the dentist is one of the things that most patients dread the most. And even though Dr. John T. Green does everything he can to ensure that […]

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Porcelain Veneers

How to Keep You Veneers in the Best Shape

Whether you have crooked, chipped, discolored, or otherwise damaged teeth, dental veneers may be the perfect solution to give you that perfect smile you’ve always dreamed of. However, because dental veneers are expensive and take a few hours to complete, it’s important that you are taking care of them. From not using them as tools […]

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3 Ways to Get Your Child Off of Sugar

In a world where sugar is found in virtually everything— milk, spaghetti sauce, peanut butter, bread— it can be hard to escape it. And although sweet treats are fun to have on occasion, if you have started to notice that your house has more sugar in it than you care to admit, consider getting both […]

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How to Take Care of Your Dentures

It used to be that it was beyond obvious when you saw an individual who wore dentures— they looked like a mouth full of fake teeth. However, dentures now look more natural than ever— giving you not only a healthy looking appearance but the ability to chew as well. To help make your dentures last […]

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How to Recover from Wisdom Tooth Removal

Similar to how your funny bone doesn’t make you funny, your wisdom teeth, unfortunately, won’t give you wisdom. In fact, if left in too long, it’s safe to say that your wisdom teeth will only leave you with a mouth full of crowded teeth and pain. By surgically extracting your wisdom teeth you can prevent […]

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3 Things You May Not Know About Dental Veneers

With Halloween long gone and the holiday season in full swing, it’s no longer considered kosher to walk around with a mouth full of disastrous looking teeth. Luckily, Dr. John T. Green offers patients a variety of options to help fix damaged, crooked, missing, or discolored teeth. And, as one of the best ways to […]

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There’s a Lot of Value in those Routine Exams!

Dental visits may seem hum-drum. Sometimes, you may even find yourself questioning if there is really any point. If you brush your teeth every day and you floss often (daily, we hope), what harm could there be in putting off that dental exam for a month or two? Life is busy and there are some […]

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The Scoop On “Bonding”

Bonding may be just the thing if you are looking for a less expensive cosmetic dental procedure. Bonding can improve the appearance of a chipped or dark tooth, can be used to close gaps between teeth, or change the shape of a tooth by using a tooth-colored composite resin. Bonding is often used as a […]

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5 Tips On Caring For Traditional Metal Braces

We see many patients who have traditional metal braces, and one of the things we find is that keeping them clean, as well as the teeth they are straightening, can be a struggle, especially for younger patients. To that end, here are 5 ways to make living with metal braces successful: Brushing Is A Must! […]

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