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The Surprising Summer Activity That Can Harm Your Teeth

Published: July 19, 2019

Swimming is a popular summertime activity, and it’s good for you too! It’s a great form of cardiovascular exercise, it’s easy on the joints, and it’s a sweet way to cool off on those hot days. But the team at our Silverdale dental office knows that there could be some harm lurking in your pool […]

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Why It’s Wise to Consider Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Published: June 19, 2019

Nobody wants to hear that they have to have surgery. But when it comes to wisdom teeth, around 90% of Americans have had theirs removed. The treatment is pretty easy, but why is it such a common procedure? At our dental office in Silverdale, we have the scoop on why so many people have their […]

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The Importance of Healthy Gums

Published: June 7, 2019

Often we think of a healthy mouth as straight, white teeth. But the truth is, a healthy mouth goes beyond our smiles. Our gums are easily overlooked when it comes to talking about our oral health. However, our gums are crucial to not only our mouths but to our overall health. At our dental office […]

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Pregnancy & Dental Care: Is it Still Safe?

Published: May 14, 2019

To all of the expectant mothers out there, both current and potential patients, everyone at our Silverdale dental office wants to say, “Congratulations!” Whether you’re a new parent experiencing every special moment for the very first time, or a seasoned parental pro who knows exactly how this all goes, it’s essential not to put off […]

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How Do You Know If You Have a Tooth Abscess?

Published: April 22, 2019

An abscessed tooth is an infection that has worked its way deep into the tooth, the root, and even the bone. This causes pus to fill up the area, and it can be very painful. If left untreated, an abscess can cause serious problems or even require an extraction. That’s why our dental office in […]

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Oral Cancer Awareness

Published: April 11, 2019

Every April, the dental community recognizes Oral Cancer Awareness Month to educate our patients and neighbors on this scary, and sometimes deadly, disease. In fact, oral cancer kills one person every hour, every day. More than 50,000 people are diagnosed every year. At our dental office in Silverdale, we want to do our part and […]

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Can Snoring Harm My Smile?

Published: March 19, 2019

Your dentist in Silverdale always wants what’s best for you and your smile. That’s why if there’s something you’re concerned about, we hope you’ll take the time to talk to us. One of the biggest questions we seem to get from time to time is about snoring and how it affects our teeth. The truth […]

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Top 5 Ways to Ease Pain Caused by Tooth Sensitivity

Published: February 25, 2019

The uncomfortable zings of pain associated with tooth sensitivity can be enough to keep you from enjoying your favorite hot or cold foods or beverages. But nobody wants to pass on their favorite treats because of sensitive teeth. At our dental office in Silverdale, we have a few tips that can help ease pain caused […]

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Regular Dental Care Can Help Your Heart

Published: February 8, 2019

We all know that it’s important to brush and floss regularly in order to protect our smiles from decay and cavities. But did you know that taking care of your oral health can also help protect your heart too? To celebrate American Heart Month, our dental office in Silverdale wants to share some information about […]

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Vitamins You Need for Good Oral Health

Published: January 28, 2019

Making sure you and your family get enough of the right vitamins and minerals is an important part of helping your bodies stay healthy. Your oral health is no different. Kids and adults alike need to get the recommended amount of a variety of vitamins (and minerals!) in order to develop and keep strong teeth […]

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