Author Archives for Wedington Family Dental

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How to Plan a Smile-Friendly Summer Picnic!

August 14, 2023 8:14 pm
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Summer is the perfect time for outdoor gatherings, and what better way to enjoy the season than with a delectable picnic? However, while planning your picnic menu, it's important to keep your dental health in mind. Read our bog post where we provide valuable tips on how to plan a smile-friendly summer picnic that will not only tantalize your taste buds but also keep your teeth healthy and happy!

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5 Foods That Promote Strong Teeth

July 11, 2023 4:37 pm
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Poor oral hygiene can lead to many oral health problems, and so can a poor diet. Diet plays a significant role in keeping our teeth strong and healthy. Read our blog post for a look at five foods that promote strong teeth that you should start eating today!

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Oil Pulling Explained!

June 8, 2023 5:01 pm
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When a trend or method that offers a quick fix appears, it’s not uncommon for patients to approach our team with questions about it. This is especially true when it comes to practices around teeth whitening or enhancing oral health. Check out our blog post where we explain one of those practices known as oil pulling.

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The Importance of Tooth Enamel

May 17, 2023 7:41 pm
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Each one of our teeth is made up of different layers that have their own purpose. The outermost layer is called enamel. Check out our blog post to find out why tooth enamel is so important.

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Do At-Home Whitening Products Really Work?

March 7, 2023 7:14 pm
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Are you unhappy with the shade of your teeth? If so, you may be looking at your teeth whitening options. You can find a multitude of whitening products at the store, but there are some cons to whitening your teeth with over-the-counter treatments. Check out our blog post for what you need to know!

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When Is a Dental Extraction Necessary?

February 21, 2023 10:09 pm
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While dentists aim to preserve your original teeth, there are times when extraction might be the best course of action. Read our blog post for a look at some signs that indicate that your teeth could require extraction.

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The Key Differences between Crowns & Bridges

January 11, 2023 8:56 pm
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Dental crowns and bridges restore damaged or missing teeth. Replacing missing teeth is essential to your general health and helps maintain good oral hygiene. But do you know the key differences between crowns and bridges? Read our blog post to learn more!

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How Often Do I Need My Teeth Cleaned?

November 10, 2022 7:19 pm
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Taking care of your teeth and gums will have a positive impact on your oral and overall health. Check out our blog post for a look at what you can do for your smile to keep it shining and healthy for many years to come!