What Does Same Day Dentistry Mean For You?

Finding a dental office that offers same day dentistry can be an invaluable benefit for your family. At Avalon Dental Group, you’ll find that we take extra measures to boost your convenience at every step, including same day dentistry.
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Is Oral Cancer On Your Radar?

All types of cancer are serious. While you may use sunscreen to protect against skin cancer or avoid smoking to lessen your chances for lung cancer, what are you doing to reduce your risk for oral cancer? Oral cancer affects approximately 200,000 people in the United States each year. The most important fact you can learn about oral cancer is that early detection is critical.
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The Dry Mouth and Bad Breath Connection

Do you suffer from a dry mouth? If so, you are probably battling bad breath as well. Chronic bad breath, or halitosis, can be caused by a variety of factors but it is commonly a consequence of a dry mouth. A consistently dry mouth always needs professional attention.
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Could Invisalign Be Your Answer To A Straighter Smile?

Invisalign is a perfect choice for patients who want straighter teeth but aren’t willing to endure months or years in metal braces to get there. Invisalign represents a revolutionary orthodontic system; one that is highly effective yet realizes the patient’s need for convenience and discretion.
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Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

You may be well aware of the foods and drinks that stain your smile, such as coffee, blueberries, tomato sauce and red wine. However, did you know that Mother Nature offers certain foods that can improve the appearance of your teeth?
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Acid Erosion: Is Your Smile A Victim?

When you think of what you eat or drink and how it impacts your smile, are you considering acid erosion? Acidic beverages and foods are found throughout our diets. Examples range from soda and wine to pickles and citrus fruits.
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Three Ways to Check Your Brushing Habits

When it comes to brushing your teeth, you probably don’t think twice about it. As a habit you’ve been performing every day since you were a child, tooth brushing has become second nature. However, it is a crucial task that needs to be checked periodically to ensure old habits are not poor habits.
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Jaw Clicking: When To Worry

Does your jaw click every time you open your mouth or chew? Although it may be more of a nuisance rather than a discomfort, any type of jaw symptom needs to be discussed with your dentist. A jaw click can mean that you have a minor tear within your TMJ (or temporomandibular joint).
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The Game Changing Benefits of Dental Implants

If you have multiple missing teeth, you have a few options when it comes to replacing them. While traditional dentures or a bridge can effectively restore your smile, there are significant advantages to using dental implants.
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