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How Dental Clinics Care For Patients With Alzheimer’s

Dental care is a priority for everyone, regardless of age. However, as we age, it can become exceedingly difficult to maintain our oral health as effectively as before. When patients are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, staying on top of dental hygiene can seem completely unattainable. However, at Slipacoff Dental, it is our mission and priority…

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What All Athletes Need To Do To Maintain Good Oral Health

Are you brushing twice daily off the field and yet notice your teeth are not as healthy as they should be? A study conducted by the UCL Eastman Dental Institute found that nearly half of athletes (49.1%) they surveyed had tooth decay and a third (32%) stated that their oral health was negatively impacting their…

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6 Good Oral Habits to Have for Healthy Teeth

Healthy teeth result in a beautiful smile but more importantly, are necessary for your overall health and well-being. Oral habits should not be viewed as a chore but as a necessity because clean teeth can help prevent many problems so never skip out on brushing your teeth because you will regret it later. You must…

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How Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Porcelain veneers are small, thin white shells that are typically made of medical-grade ceramic. The shell is bonded to the front surface of your teeth for an instant smile transformation. Veneers are useful for hiding tooth discolouration, cracking and so much more. Here is how porcelain veneers can improve your smile, self-confidence and overall quality…

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6 Tips for Dealing with Sensitivity After Whitening Your Teeth

Have you just gotten your teeth whitened and are experiencing pain or discomfort every time you have a sip of ice-cold water? Do hot drinks make you wince in agony? If so, then what you are experiencing is tooth sensitivity, a common side effect of whitening your teeth. To help you minimize the pain you…

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Dental Implants Vs Dentures

Whether you are missing teeth to periodontal disease, decay or an accident, we know that having a missing tooth can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Luckily, there are several options for restoring your teeth. In this post, we will break down the differences between dentures and dental implants. What Are Dentures? A set of artificial teeth…

Braces vs Invisalign – Which One Works better?

Braces have been popular for decades, but modern advancements now give you more choices. Invisalign braces, the translucent, nearly invisible braces, are rapidly dethroning traditional braces for multiple reasons. It is visually discreet so if you are at a distance, they are barely visible. They are easy to look after, don’t prohibit you from eating…

Correcting Teeth with Bridges or Crowns

Whether you take amazing care of your teeth or have less than ideal dental hygiene, everyone is vulnerable to having their teeth fall out. From injury or age, anything can happen, but you don’t have to stress about it once it does. There are many different ways to restore your smile while also protecting your…

Tips to deal with dental phobia

If you or your children are fearful of visiting the dentist, rest assured, you are not alone. Many people have anxiety about visiting their dentist – even if they have only had good experiences. That is because anxiety is usually about fear of future events, specifically about something that might happen. These are some of…