JR Dental Newsletter – November 2019

Understanding the Real Importance of Mouth Guards What would you do without some or all of your teeth? As you can imagine, talking, chewing, and even smiling would be a challenge! So, how do you protect your teeth? One great way to do so is with a mouth guard. Read More > Wisdom Teeth Removal: […]

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teeth cleaning frequency

How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Brushing and flossing regularly helps you fight against tooth decay, bad breath and gum disease. However, cleaning your teeth every day at home is only part of a successful oral hygiene routine. Visiting your dentist regularly helps your dentist look for bigger problems, such as gum disease or other oral issues that you may not […]

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JR Dental Newsletter – October 2019

X-Rays: Is There Really Cause For Concern? Would you sacrifice a complete picture of your dental health in order to bypass X-rays? If you’re struggling to decide, you’re not the only one! Radiation concerns are giving trypanophobia (fear of needles) a run for its money around the dentist’s office, but skipping this important step in […]

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Choosing a family dentist

5 Tips for Choosing a Family Dentist

When the time comes to choose a new professional to handle your loved one’s oral care, there are several different things to consider before choosing a family dentist. Not only does the average family need regular dental checkups, but they need someone they can rely on for emergency dentistry, someone who is affordable and someone […]

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Should you seek a second opinion for dental work?

You can refuse any recommended dental treatment that you are not comfortable with. You may feel unsure if you should question this, but every patient has the right to obtain a second opinion. Here at JR Dental, we gladly offer second opinions for dental procedures such as fillings, tooth extractions, root canals, crowns, implants and […]

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JR Dental Newsletter – September 2019

The Dirt on “Dragon Breath” And How to Slay It for Good There’s a reason people commonly refer to halitosis as “dragon breath”: it’s a beast of an oral health problem that can put off anyone within close range! Mints and mouthwashes can mask the issue, but in order to truly defeat it, you’ll need […]

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JR Dental Newsletter – August 2019

Straight Talk: The Best Time for Braces   Is your child starting to lose baby teeth? If so, you might want to shift your focus from playing the tooth fairy to researching orthodontists. Read More > Fact or Fiction? Five Popular Tooth Myths Debunked   Forget the tooth fairy! Far too many tales are being […]

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JR Dental Newsletter – July 2019

Toothache Trouble? How to Make the Wait Less Painful   It can happen to anyone: the sudden onset of a throbbing toothache at the most inconvenient of times. Perhaps it arrives in the middle of the night, or worse, at the start of your weekend-when a whole lot of time and agony seem to stand […]

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What are the benefits of dental implants?

Having a broken or missing tooth can be painful and upsetting and often results in a loss of self-esteem and confidence. Missing and broken teeth can also cause other health problems, such as jaw bone loss, gum recession, crooked or crowded teeth, as well as trouble with chewing, talking, and chronic headaches. Replacing any missing […]

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