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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Dental Services
Regular dental visits are essential to make sure oral health problems — from tooth decay to oral cancer — are detected and treated in a timely manner...

Chewing Tobacco is Just as Addictive and Dangerous as Smoking
... While any form of tobacco is considered a carcinogen, smokeless tobacco in particular has been linked to oral cancer...

4 Dental Care Areas to Keep in Mind for the Senior Adult in Your Life
...Besides cleanings, these visits are also important for monitoring signs of tooth decay, periodontal (gum) disease and oral cancer...

Sofia Vergara: 'Obsessed' With Oral Hygiene
... Oral cancer screening...

New Saliva Test may Help Identify Oral Cancer Earlier
A half million people are diagnosed every year with oral cancer...

Stay Ahead of Gum Disease Re-Infection with Periodontal Maintenance
... Since our goal is to reduce the chances of re-infection as much as possible, we'll thoroughly examine your teeth, gums and any implants for signs of disease (we'll also include an oral cancer screening)...

Things you Should Know about Oral Cancer
...” While only a small portion of those — about three percent — were diagnosed with oral cancer, their survival rate isn’t as good as with other types of cancers: 58% five years after diagnosis...

Oral Cancer
Oral cancer is one of the most common cancers today and has one of the lowest survival rates, with thousands of new cases being reported each year...