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How Veneers Will Give You The Smile You’ve Always Wanted!

Business meetings, birthday parties, holidays… we all have reasons to look and feel our best! Our smiles especially have a major impact on our appearance. But you may have noticed that your once brilliantly white teeth are much dimmer than they used to be. As we age, our teeth become […]

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Mother’s Day Makeover Winner: Something to Smile About

As proud members of the Old Town Community, we have been blessed by the support of our neighbors for over thirty years. To show our solidarity and appreciation, Old Town Smiles performs pro bono dental work for four to six community members every year. Most dental issues, if untreated, can […]

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Regular Dental Hygiene Habits

A healthy smile is no secret: if we follow a few simple, daily dental habits, we can keep our teeth and gums in top shape for decades. While it is important to complete regular check-ups with your dentist, the way we take care of our teeth on a daily basis […]

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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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