Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 29th!

To all the leap year babies out there, Park Crossing Dentistry wishes you a very Happy Birthday! And for all of us, this extra day on the calendar gives us an another day to brush and floss! đŸ™‚ Advertisements

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Our First President’s Troublesome Teeth

Did you know that George Washington was afflicted with dental problems all his adult life? Letters and diary entries make regular reference to aching teeth, lost teeth, inflamed gums, ill-fitting dentures, and a number of other dental problems. One of … Continue reading

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Preventing Tooth Decay

Decay occurs when plaque, the sticky substance that forms on teeth, combines with the sugars and/or starches of the foods that we eat. This combination produces acids that attack tooth enamel. The best way to prevent tooth decay is by … Continue reading

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Gum Disease and Our Health

Research says that people with periodontal disease (gum disease) are at higher risk for developing heart disease, stroke, uncontrolled diabetes, pre-term births and respiratory disease. This emphasizes the need for proper brushing, flossing and regular checkups with your dentist.

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Extraction Anyone?

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