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Clinton, TN 37716

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Reasons to Visit the Dentist in Winter

Reasons to Visit the Dentist in Winter

We know that the cold winter weather and dry air wreak havoc on the skin. Did you know that these weather conditions can also facilitate dental problems? Being aware of these winter dental woes, as well as how to combat them, will help to keep your mouth healthy in the cold, and avoid the tooth […]


3 Signs You May Have Gum Disease

3 Signs You May Have Gum Disease

Gum disease, medically termed gingivitis, is a serious condition. If left untreated, it can actually cause your gums to be unable to hold your teeth in place and could lead to tooth loss. Unfortunately, there is no way to correct the damage that gum disease has caused. As such, it is best to not let […]



5 Non-Sugary Halloween Treat Alternatives

5 Non-Sugary Halloween Treat Alternatives

Halloween is just around the corner, which means an endless supply of sugary treats from trick or treating. Kids get a ton of candy from school parties, friends, neighbors, or relatives during Halloween. Sometimes the candy is so much it can last up to thanksgiving or Christmas time! However, the sugar crash is detrimental to […]


Early Signs Of Oral Cancer

Early Signs Of Oral Cancer

There are over 300,000 cases of oral and lip cancer worldwide. Oral cancer, also known as mouth cancer, develops in the mouth’s tissues (oral cavity). Men are at a higher risk of getting it than women. What Is Oral Cancer? This is a life-threatening condition if not diagnosed and treated early. It presents itself as […]


Sugary Foods You Should Take in Moderation

Sugary Foods You Should Take in Moderation

Sugars are simple carbohydrates. Our body requires glucose converted from carbohydrates to fuel energy and brain function. Consuming sugar in moderation can be healthy, which is the secret to consuming sweet foods and drinks. Naturally occurring sugars in fruits or dairy are part of a healthy diet but should be consumed in moderation, especially for […]


The Importance of Gum Health

The Importance of Gum Health

Do you regularly go to the dentist? Probably not as often as you should. Most people visit the dentist to have their teeth cleaned or whitened. Gums tend to take the back seat compared to their white counterparts, but they are equally important. The state of your gums indicates the health of your teeth and […]


The Perfect Oral Care Routine

The Perfect Oral Care Routine

When it comes to your oral health, your routine at home is arguably just as important as seeing the dentist once every six months for teeth cleaning. A good at-home routine is essential for preventing tooth decay and gum disease. But what is the ideal at-home oral care routine? It’s pretty simple, consisting of daily […]


At Home Teeth Whitening

At Home Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening, also known as teeth bleaching, is an increasingly popular and prevalent dental procedure that takes an important place in cosmetic dentistry. With time, adult teeth experience changes in color because of changes in mineral structure, eating habits, tobacco, dark-colored beverages, and more. In addition to food choices, some medications can also cause tooth […]


Consistent Oral Care Routine For Children

Consistent Oral Care Routine For Children

It is important to help your child understand the importance of a consistent oral care routine. If a routine is established early on in their lives, it will be second nature for them for years to come. It isn’t always fun going to visit the dentist, but you and your child can have a much […]


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