5 Top Causes of Tooth Decay and How to Avoid Them

5 Top Causes of Tooth Decay and How to Avoid Them

No one wants to hear they have a cavity. But did you know decay can be caused by more than just a sweet tooth that could rival that of Augustus Gloop? Here are the 5 top causes of tooth decay and, most importantly, how to avoid them. 1. Poor Diet A poor diet, namely...

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5 Best Materials For Crowns

5 Best Materials For Crowns

Which crown material is best for you? Dental crowns are a restorative dental prosthetic used for a variety of purposes. Incredibly versatile, the dental crown can protect a weak tooth from further decay and breaking due to a crack, restore a severely worn tooth, cover...

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7 Things You Might Not Know about Me, Your Dentist

7 Things You Might Not Know about Me, Your Dentist

Dr. Bruce Sexton — Wayland, MI Dentist Dr. Bruce Sexton has been practicing in the Wayland, MI area since 1984. Having experienced the tragedy cancer can bring, he is a strong proponent of oral cancer screening. He also believes it’s important to always be learning...

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How Long Does a Crown Last?

How Long Does a Crown Last?

Although dental crowns have been around for a relatively long time and are a popular method for dentists to restore and repair teeth, not everyone knows what they are, what they’re made of, how they’re made, or how long they last. To answer all your questions, we've...

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10 Ways You Can Take Better Care of Your Teeth

10 Ways You Can Take Better Care of Your Teeth

Oral hygiene done simply. Did you know that there are more actions you can take to keep your teeth healthy beyond daily brushing and flossing? While you should definitely stick to your daily oral hygiene routine and visit your dentist twice annually, adding other oral...

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5 Problems Preventative Dentistry Can Save You From

5 Problems Preventative Dentistry Can Save You From

Avoid Oral Health Problems with Preventative Care As you can likely guess from the name, preventative dentistry is intended to prevent oral problems or at least catch issues early before they become severe. Preventative dentistry consists of much more than just...

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