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Good Nutrition for Oral Health

Why is nutrition good for oral health?

We all know that daily brushing with fluoride toothpaste and flossing are essential for a healthy smile, but nutrition also plays an important role in your dental health. Poor nutrition can lead to gum disease, tooth decay, and cavities. Researchers have also linked oral diseases to diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. The food we eat […]

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Sleep Apnea Causes

What is sleep apnea and how can my dentist help?

The National Sleep Foundation estimates that 18 million Americans have sleep apnea, a potentially serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts. It can cause numerous health problems if left untreated. Fortunately, there are therapies and treatments available. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder caused by a repeated interruption […]

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Coping with Dental Anxiety

Coping With Dental Anxiety

If you’ve ever been anxious before a dental appointment, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that approximately 36% of people suffer from dental anxiety or dental phobia. Here’s a closer look at dental anxiety and some tips on how to manage it. Causes of Dental Anxiety Dental anxiety refers to the feeling of uneasiness people sometimes […]

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Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

6 Ways Cosmetic Dentistry Can Improve Your Smile

Smiles are powerful. They express happiness and share your joy with others, make a great first impression, and lift your mood. Smiling more often, regardless of your mood, can improve your health and wellbeing. But having crowded, misplaced, discolored, crooked teeth and severe bite problems can make you smile less and that affects your confidence […]

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COVID-19 Safety Protocols

At JR Dental, we are committed to the health and well-being of our patients. Since reopening, we have implemented several new protocols to help keep you, our doctors and employees safe. New COVID-19 Protocols for Patients When you arrive at our office, we will ask you to complete a short health survey with questions related […]

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We Are Open

We Are Officially Reopening on May 4th

Welcome back!!!! Safety of patients and staff is our priority.  Please visit our website for more details. At your next appointment you will see some changes to help protect our patients and staff. Screening questions over the phone You can wait in your car if desire but our appointments has been managed to allow proper […]

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