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Tooth Decay: A Sickly, Sweet Dilemma

  An Oral Epidemic! Regardless of whether you grew up in the 1950’s or 1990’s, surely, you’ve heard your share of warnings and or lectures on how sugar is bad for your teeth and how excess sweets can cause cavities and lead to tooth decay. Although this concept has been drilled into the minds of … Continue reading Tooth Decay: A Sickly, Sweet Dilemma

Professional Teeth Whitening: Get the Smile of Your Dreams

    It’s the dawn of a new year, and what better way to greet the new year than with a smile? While certainly smiling can go a long way in starting 2019 on a positive note, if you are unhappy with your smile or consider it a source of embarrassment, this might be an … Continue reading Professional Teeth Whitening: Get the Smile of Your Dreams

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

A Friendly February Reminder! As one of the most unpredictable months out of the year, February is the time in which we find ourselves caught in a tug of war of sorts between spring and winter. Due to this, extreme contrasts in weather such as slow mellow pre-spring days to harsh snow flurries that seemingly … Continue reading February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

SMILE! We have Porcelain Veneer Options for YOU!

  Porcelain Veneers: A Brief History Ever since the dawn of the industry, professional dentistry has sought to provide patients with physical and cosmetic relief, all their inner oral needs, and while largely successful, addressing every patient’s needs always remains a challenge. However, despite offering a variety of different treatments in the restoration and preventative … Continue reading SMILE! We have Porcelain Veneer Options for YOU!

New Year’s Resolution: Stop Smoking

The Dawn of a New Day 2019 is here and it’s the start of a new year! Like many people, you’ve probably given the upcoming year a certain matter of thought, and perhaps you’ve asked yourself if there are any specific goals you have or any changes that you’d like to make. Certainly, New Year’s … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution: Stop Smoking

Smile Bright with Invisalign Invisible Braces

Invisalign Invisible Braces: A New Option! You can tell a lot about a person from their smile; so what does your smile say about you? As perhaps one of the most basic ways of expressing one’s self, a person’s smile, is a central part of one’s personal identity and often something people take pride in. … Continue reading Smile Bright with Invisalign Invisible Braces

Is tooth sensitivity making it difficult to enjoy the holidays?

Tooth Sensitivity: ‘Tis the Season! As the holiday season approaches and a sweet sense of nostalgia hangs high in the air, fond memories and familiar sights, sounds, and of course, tastes are likely to come to mind! For many people, it’s the latter aspect of these that evokes the most memories. As great food is … Continue reading Is tooth sensitivity making it difficult to enjoy the holidays?

Say ‘Cheese’ with Cosmetic Dentistry Options!

In an age of social media, iPhones, tablets, and of course selfies galore, certainly you always want to look your best! While this can be achieved through dressing nicely and always being mindful of the latest fashion trends, if your smile fails to meet your expectations, then life in an era of selfies may prove … Continue reading Say ‘Cheese’ with Cosmetic Dentistry Options!

Dental Insurance Benefits: Use ‘Em OR Lose ‘Em

Dental Insurance Benefits: The clock is ticking! As December grows closer and the year slowly begins to draw to a close, there is certainly much to do and many things to think about, but have you thought about a dental check-up? Sure, it may seem like a small minute detail, but unfortunately it could be … Continue reading Dental Insurance Benefits: Use ‘Em OR Lose ‘Em

Dentures and Partials: A tooth replacement option to consider

A Nightmare Come True! Have you ever had a dream in which your teeth inexplicably began falling out? While this may sound like an odd question to some, according to numerous oneirological case studies (the scientific study of dreams) a dream in which a person begins losing their teeth is actually one of the most … Continue reading Dentures and Partials: A tooth replacement option to consider

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Even though going to the dentist is one of my least favorite things to do, my experience with Dr. Kimes have always been good. They are both very kind and considerate and try to treat you as painlessly as possible.