Myers Family Dentistry
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Clinton, TN 37716

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Manual vs. Electric Which Toothbrush Is Right For You

Manual vs. Electric Which Toothbrush Is Right For You

Since you were young, you’ve been warned about the importance of brushing your teeth twice a day to ensure good oral health. This care begins with choosing the right toothbrush to help keep your teeth clean and healthy. Choosing between the traditional manual toothbrush or an electric-powered brush can be difficult, so we’ve put together […]


Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive Teeth

On a hot summer day, it is common to find yourself seeking a cool refreshment to make you more comfortable in the heat. What is not as common is feeling a sharp pain through your teeth once you take a bite or sip of a cool treat. We aren’t talking about brain freezes–we are talking […]


The Importance of Mouthguards in Sports

The Importance of Mouthguards in Sports

If you engage in sports, you may understand that getting hurt as an athlete can be a common and unfortunate occurrence for many. According to the American Dental Association, 10-20% of all sports-related injuries are maxillofacial. Many of these injuries can be prevented or have the damage significantly reduced by wearing a protective mouthguard. What […]


Visiting the Dentist During COVID-19

Visiting the Dentist During COVID-19

We want you to know that even now, we are still here for you. We are committed to the health and safety of our patients, staff, families, and community during the COVID-19 pandemic. As restrictions begin to lift, we are taking the necessary steps to best protect our patients, staff, and doctors. We remain dedicated […]


Your Teeth and Wellness

Your Teeth and Wellness

For many, dental visits are about having your teeth cleaned and examined and, in some cases, possibly filled or repaired. However, your dental visit can reveal more than just the condition of your teeth. It can also provide an insight into your overall health. Recent studies show that poor oral health can be associated with […]


The Importance of Flossing

The Importance of Flossing

Unfortunately, a vast majority of the population will admit to not flossing regularly and believe that brushing twice a day is enough to maintain their oral health. You may think if you brush your teeth and use mouthwash, your teeth are clean enough. But is that really the case? While brushing should be a necessary […]


Selecting A Mouthwash

Selecting A Mouthwash

Maintaining optimal dental hygiene is centered around daily brushing and flossing as well as attending routine examinations throughout the year. But what about mouthwashes? A mouthwash, or oral rinse, is a liquid product used to rinse and clean your mouth, gums, and teeth. These products typically contain antiseptics to kill harmful bacteria that can live […]


How Diabetes May Affect Your Oral Health

How Diabetes May Affect Your Oral Health

Did you know that over 30 million people in the United States are currently diagnosed with diabetes? It is estimated one-third of adults in the United States may not even know they have diabetes. As the numbers rise in our country, awareness is vital to the prevention and management of this disease. November is National […]


What is Halitosis?

What is Halitosis?

Halitosis, or chronic bad breath, is an oral health condition that is resistant to common bad breath remedies. Unlike morning breath or a strong smell that lingers after garlic or a tuna sandwich, halitosis remains for an extended amount of time and may be a sign of a more serious underlying health condition. Causes There […]


Dental Anxiety and Our Office

Dental Anxiety and Our Office

If you get nervous or feel uneasy before dental appointments, you’re not alone. Perhaps you are scared the visit may hurt or you are worried about what the dentist may find. Dental anxiety is a common mental health condition that affects 40 million Americans every year. Though it is normal to feel some degree of […]


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