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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Carlisle Levine is our April Oral Cancer Screening winner and won a dinner for two at Landini Bros Inc! Thank you to everyone who made their oral cancer screening a top priority! We would like to thank all of the patients who participated and joining in on the fight for […]

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How Stress Affects Your Oral Health

April is National Stress Awareness Month. If you’re like most people dental health may not be the first thing on your mind when it comes to stress management but studies show that stress can contribute to a myriad of oral health issues. While the stress itself can be mitigated through […]

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The True Cost of Cupcakes: How Sugar Really Causes Cavities

Nutritionists, biological scientists, and dentists have long known the havoc that sugar can wreak upon a healthy mind, body, and mouth. It’s only now the rest of us have joined the anti-sugar bandwagon. We all know that a diet high in refined sugars can lead to cavities, but how does […]

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Is Your Teeth Sensitivity Normal or the Sign of a Deeper Issue?

If you spend your time avoiding foods that are hot, cold, or sugary sweet because of tooth pain you’re not alone. Many people experience this same sensitivity. It is important to understand the root cause of your oral sensitivity in order to minimize, and possibly, stop the pain. You and […]

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Communication Is Key: Managing Your Dental Anxiety

Does the thought of going to the dentist make you a little nervous? You’re far from being alone. Odontophobia, the fear of dentists, plagues many children and adults throughout the world. You mustn’t let your anxieties come between you and your dental health. We know that the dentist may be […]

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Flossing to be Flawless

If you’re like many people when you go in for your six month dentist visit for cleaning, your dentist asks you if you’ve been flossing and you cringe just a little as you answer “Well, sometimes.” Though your dentist will explain the detriment of not flossing to you at this […]

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Oral Healthcare On-the-Go: Tips for Traveling and Busy Schedules

Whether you’re traveling to a foreign country or traveling between jobs, the world has become an increasingly busy place. With busy schedules and tight deadlines, your oral health routine might take a backseat. You can keep healthy teeth a priority while you’re catching planes or searching for an exit on […]

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Best Dentists In The Washington Area

Congratulations, to Dr. Kim Kitchen who was written up in the 2015 “Washington Consumers Checkbook”. Dr. Kitchen and her team are dedicated to providing exceptional dental care, along with the ultimate patient experience that puts the patient first. We want our patient to know that it is an honor to […]

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How Your Oral Health Relates To Your Whole Body

It is very important to understand the connection your mouth has to your body. The first thing that happens is bacteria start to build up on your teeth, which causes the gums to become infected. Once the gums become infected the immune systems sends signals to that area of infection […]

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Reverse Numbness Twice As Fast With OraVerse

We want our patient’s to know that we are now offering Oraverse, which is an anesthetic reversal agent. It is the first and only product to rapidly reverse the lingering numbness of the lip and tongue from local dental anesthetic. OraVerse is administered by your dentist immediately following your procedure […]

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