Deep Teeth Cleaning

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When you visit your dental hygienist, you should expect to receive a thorough periodontal exam.  In addition to your normal annual or bi-annual cleaning, your hygienist will check the condition of your gums for indications of any gum disease and the possible need for a deep teeth cleaning. About Deep Teeth Cleaning During your hygienist…

Dry Mouth – An effect of over 500 Medications

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Many adults think it’s common to have dry mouth due to aging.  The reality is that the vast majority of dry mouth problems are caused by medications.  Dry mouth is one of the most common causes of cavities in adults. As adults, taking medications may be part of our daily life but the resulting lack…

Toms River Dental has Your Smile

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Each and every one of us has a smile that is unique to us and us alone.  As we age or grow into the adult age group of 55+, the process of aging can affect the look of our unique smile.  Toms River Dental can reverse the signs of aging in your smile and bring…

Halitosis – Chronic Bad Breath

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Halitosis is a condition created by the persistent presence of bacteria on the tongue and teeth.  Halitosis, referred to as persistent bad breath, can be a devastating condition if not treated by a dental professional. Halitosis is caused by Infection Most of the 75% of the population that suffer from periodontal disease will have halitosis. …