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Clinton, TN 37716

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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 […]


Learn About These Dental Services

Learn About These Dental Services

When it comes to dental care, there are so many different things to consider. Most of these decisions depend on what your situation is, what dental procedure you need and what would best take care of any dental issues you may have. There are many services offered in the dental field, and the options available […]


8 Tips for a Healthy Mouth

8 Tips for a Healthy Mouth

Our practice understands how much you want to care for your overall health. This also includes your teeth! Bad eating habits and poor oral hygiene can lead to cavities, tooth decay, and even overall health conditions. In between visits, at-home care is vital to reducing tooth decay. We recommend the following tips to help keep […]


Lower Your Risk of Oral Cancer

Lower Your Risk of Oral Cancer

It is estimated that there are 50,000 new cases of oral cancer diagnosed every year within the United States. As dentists, we believe that raising awareness about oral cancer and associated symptoms can help you be prepared, and act quickly should you notice any of the signs. Early detection allows for more successful treatment rates. […]


What is Tongue-Tie?

What is Tongue-Tie?

If you look under your tongue in the mirror, you’ll notice a small piece of tissue that connects your tongue to the bottom of your mouth–the frenulum. Around 10% of babies are born with a condition commonly known as tongue-tie, where the frenulum is shorter or thicker than average, limiting the motion of their tongue. […]


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