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How to Handle a Dental Emergency

An emergency of any kind can really derail your day. While there’s no way to ensure that you won’t experience any kind of dental emergency, read our blog post where we let you know what to do in case one occurs so you can act fast and save yourself from worse damage.

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What You Need to Know About Oral Cancer

Did you know that according to the American Cancer Society, the lifetime risk of developing oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer is 1 in 60 for men and 1 in 140 for women? While we’re not trying to make you worried, we believe that information is power and that it’s a good idea to know the basics of oral cancer so you manage any potential risk you may have of developing it. Read our blog post for details!

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Restore Your Smile in Time for the Holidays!

Whether you know it or not, the time for holiday photos and parties is near. If you tend to grin or smile with your mouth closed because you’re conscious of your smile, read our blog post to see how you can restore your smile in time for the holidays!

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Is a Root Canal Really Necessary?

No one wants to get a root canal. It very well might be the most dreaded dental procedure out there (thanks to a lot of myth and misconception though). Sometimes, however, we just have to face the facts. Read our blog post to find out when a root canal is really necessary.

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Do’s & Don’ts After a Tooth Extraction

Whether you’re getting a wisdom tooth extraction or an extraction for other reasons, we’ve put together a definitive guide of do’s and don’ts for your tooth extraction after care. Check out our blog post for all the details!

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Why It’s Important to Replace Lost Teeth

If you’ve lost a tooth, you might think that you’re out of the woods. The tooth is gone, you don’t have to worry about it anymore. In reality, replacing the tooth is crucial to avoiding future dental issues in that area. Read our blog post to learn more about the importance of tooth replacement and the options available to you at our Portland office.

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Oral Cancer Warning Signs

The earlier we catch oral cancer, the easier it is to cure it. That’s why oral cancer screenings at a dentist are so important. They are a preventative service and given each time you come in for a regular cleaning and exam. Read our blog post for a look at the warning signs of oral cancer.

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What Happens During a Dental Exam?

If you’ve never experienced a dental exam or it has been a while since your last dental visit, you may be wondering what to expect when you come to the dentist’s office for a standard checkup. Read our blog post for a look at what happens during a dental exam.

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