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Healthy Back To School Dental Tips

Healthy Back To School Dental Tips

Fall is back to school season for many students every where from kindergarten to university. This time of year is extremely busy for many students and also parents so the priority of dental health and wellness is put by the wayside. Students are struggling to find time for proper dental hygiene, thus during school year, […]

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I HAVE MISSING TEETH! NOW WHAT?

I HAVE MISSING TEETH! NOW WHAT?

When we are missing our front teeth, we will do everything to have them replaced because of cosmetic reason.  But when it comes to back teeth, these teeth get a really bad rap.  “I am missing my back teeth, so what”, “Nobody sees them “.  These are the typical answers I hear from patients all […]

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The Importance Of A New Patient Exam

The Importance Of A New Patient Exam

The most essential and beneficial appointment at my clinic is the New Patient Exam. A Core part my dentistry philosophy is centered around complete oral care. Many years of my experience goes into the diagnostic process, I prepare a long term treatment plan, present and discuss this treatment plan with the patient before we even […]

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REPLACING MISSING TEETH

REPLACING MISSING TEETH

  Your teeth are designed to work together to help you chew, speak and smile. When one or more of these teeth are missing, it can be very difficult to do those things.  When your back teeth are missing, often teeth will start to drift and shift and affect the way your teeth come together.  […]

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CHILDREN AND SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING

CHILDREN AND SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING

One of the things that I assess during every examination for our young patients is their breathing. I call it an ‘airway exam’. At Tansley Woods Dentistry, I have a series of pertinent questions that I ask the parents in order to assess their child’s breathing when they sleep. I usually get a blank stare, […]

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