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When you see your dentist every six months for regular cleanings and checkups, your dentist is looking for much more than just cavities and gum disease. They are keeping their eye out for a variety of abnormalities that could mean that something in your mouth or elsewhere in the body isn’t quite right. One of the things that is always a concern is oral cancer. Continue reading to learn about the different stages, prevention methods, and how it’s treated.(more…)
After going back and forth on whether or not you should commit to it, you finally made a decision – you’re getting Invisalign in Bloomingdale! Now, you’re one step closer to having the perfectly aligned smile you’ve always wanted. If your first appointment is rapidly approaching, you may be wondering if there’s anything you can do to prepare. Luckily, there is. Read on for some helpful tips to get you ready for your rewarding oral health journey!(more…)
Your height and hair color are far from the only things you can inherit from your parents. Genetics also plays a role in your health. Medical conditions like heart disease can often be unwittingly passed down through the family tree. This is also the case for dental issues, especially gum disease. Read on to learn whether gum disease can run in the family and how you can prevent it from wreaking havoc on your smile!(more…)