How to Care for Your Oral Health If You Have Diabetes

March 26, 2019

Woman receiving dental care
Did you know that almost 30 million Americans suffer from diabetes? If you are diabetic, you probably already know about the threat to your overall health from diabetes. Diabetes can come with some serious health risks, commonly called “diabetic complications” which potentially includes blindness, foot amputations, kidney failure, heart disease,... VIEW POST

Just How Toxic Are Your Silver Fillings?

March 12, 2019

Silver lips and teeth
If you're over forty and you've ever had a cavity, then chances are you've had a silver filling. But here's the thing, those fillings are silver in color but contain mercury in the material. In the dental world they're called amalgam fillings and while they've been used in dentistry for... VIEW POST

Is a CEREC® Crown Inferior to One Made in a Lab?

February 28, 2019

Woman wearing a plastic crown and smirking
Once you've been told you need a dental crown you might find yourself researching to understand everything about them. Which means, it's likely that you'll face the conundrum of CEREC crowns vs lab crowns. It's important to understand that crowns, both types, are a form of restorative dentistry and the... VIEW POST

What You Need to Know About Your Child’s Dental Health

February 7, 2019

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Having a child requires a lot of time, energy, and attention. So, we get that you don't have time to worry about more things! Which is exactly why our Exceptional Dentistry team is here to take away the worry when it comes to all things dental health related. Since February... VIEW POST

The Truth About Dentists: Are They All the Same?

January 30, 2019

When choosing a new dentist, some patients don't give it a lot of thought. After all, licensed, practicing dentists graduate from dental school with four years under their belt, so they're pretty much the same, right? Well, no, not at all! Who you choose as a dentist can have a... VIEW POST

How to Prevent a Painful Dental Emergency

January 9, 2019

woman with a toothache
If you've ever experienced a dental emergency, you already know that it's no party. There's something about mouth pain that feels so much worse than any other pain. And when a dental emergency arises it might feel like it came out of nowhere and was totally out of your control.... VIEW POST

Do You Need to Expand Your Jaw? Why Not Do It Without Surgery?

December 19, 2018

woman with a questioning expression
We're guessing that you've been told you need jaw surgery. How'd we know? Well, it's because we have a lot of patients who come to us who'd also like to avoid surgery. And when someone tells you that you'll need a major operation just to be able to live and... VIEW POST

Why Not Gift Exceptional Presents This Year?

December 17, 2018

man and woman looking into a christmas gift box
Before you know it, Christmas will be knocking on your door and the holiday gift giving will be in full swing! Have you lined up your gifts already for this year? Or are you like us, still having to fill in some gaps with exceptional gift ideas? Well, since dental... VIEW POST

Win the War on Your Smile With Laser Technology

November 27, 2018

young women playing laser tag
The battle against gum disease and tooth decay is real. Those little bacteria dudes in your mouth are pretty mighty. In fact, they're responsible for causing harm to your teeth, gums, and ultimately your smile. Which is why we use laser technology in our dental office. Sure, we could geek out about... VIEW POST

How to Save Your Money And Your Teeth

November 21, 2018

Dental Joke
We hope that dental joke made you smile! Of course, our Exceptional Dentistry team thinks dental jokes are a blast, but what we don't find funny is when our patients lose their hard-earned cash and preventative dental insurance benefits. How does this happen? We actually see this happen every year... VIEW POST