Space Maintainers in Children

Dr. Richard Caron | 02/19/2020

Sometimes children need space maintainers if they lose a tooth early or have a baby tooth removed due to dental decay.

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Gingivitis

Dr. Richard Caron | 07/19/2019

Periodontal disease is the infection of the tissues around your teeth.

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Dental Bonding

Dr. Richard Caron | 07/12/2019

In this treatment, a dentist will skillfully apply a tooth-colored resin to each tooth you wish to treat.

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3D Printing

Dr. Richard Caron | 07/05/2019

Many dentists and dental labs are using 3D printers to make everything from mouth guards and crowns, to retainers and other orthodontics.

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Oil Pulling

Dr. Richard Caron | 06/27/2019

Oil pulling is the practice of swishing oils, like coconut oil or olive oil, in your mouth.

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Dentist Certifications

Dr. Richard Caron | 06/14/2019

The most common, that all dentists possess, is their dental school degree.

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Dental Specialists

Dr. Richard Caron | 05/16/2019

Learn about the different types of dental specialists in this informative video.

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Dentures

Dr. Richard Caron | 05/01/2019

A “denture” is a device that is inserted into the mouth to replace natural teeth, and provide support and structure to the cheeks and lips.

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Reading a Tube of Toothpaste

Dr. Richard Caron | 04/22/2019

There are some helpful hints to be found on your tube of toothpaste, to ensure you are using the best toothpaste for you and your family.

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Electronic Cigarettes

Dr. Richard Caron | 02/06/2019

New electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs, may seem to be less harmful, but recent research says otherwise.

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Dental Insurance vs. Dental Savings Plan

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/30/2019

Contact your dentist’s office if you have any questions about which best fits your needs.

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Gaps (Diastema)

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/23/2019

A diastema is an area of extra space between two or more teeth, often called a gap.

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Preventing Decay

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/18/2019

One of the risk factors for this “baby bottle tooth decay” is frequent and prolonged exposure of a baby’s teeth to liquids containing sugar.

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The Truth About Charcoal Whitening

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/16/2019

The American Dental Association states that there is no evidence that these treatments are effective in creating a whiter smile.

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Cancer

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/02/2019

According to the American Dental Association, over one third of cancer patients report complications affecting their mouths.

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Dental Tips for Cold and Flu Season

Dr. Richard Caron | 01/02/2019

Here are a few tips to care for your teeth when you have a cold or flu.

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Chewing Gum

Dr. Richard Caron | 05/04/2017

Chewing gum prevents decay by increasing the amount of saliva in the mouth.

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Do I Still Need to Floss?

Dr. Richard Caron | 04/27/2017

According to the American Dental Association, flossing should still be a part of your daily oral health routine.

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Sleep Apnea

Dr. Richard Caron | 04/20/2017

Your doctor and dentist can work together to find the treatment that is best for you.

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Mini Implants

Dr. Richard Caron | 04/13/2017

Ask your dentist if he thinks mini implants could be right for you.

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