Missing Teeth

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It’s time for Halloween and carving up the pumpkin.  Part of the pumpkin carving tradition is to carve triangular eyes and missing teeth.  Missing teeth may be fun on a pumpkin, but in real life missing teeth are no laughing matter. Complications of Missing Teeth In addition to the cosmetic affect of missing teeth, the…

Tips to Keep a Healthy Summer Smile

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Summer cookouts introduce sweets to the teeth.  With BBQ sauces, sweetened refreshments and the oh-so-loved ice cream, we need to be more diligent about keeping a healthy summer smile. Summer Treats for Summer Smiles When you bite into that scoop of ice cream, it may send chills of delight to your brain, but if chills…

Improved Health through Oral Health

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It’s true!  You can experience improved health through good oral health.  Once you begin to practice good oral health habits, a healthier you will emerge. The ‘How-To’ to Improved Health The first order of business is to visit your dentist.  An oral health check-up will reveal a lot about your overall health. Your dentist can…

Deep Cleaning may prevent Heart Disease in Older Adults

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Previous studies have shown that adults who have deep cleaning, also known as tooth scaling, may be less likely to have heart disease leading to heart attacks or stroke.  You may be brushing and flossing, but your hygienist can see plaque buildup beyond that which you may see in the mirror. Deep Cleaning removes Harmful…

The Appeal of a Bright Smile

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Put the “Bright” back in Your Smile There’s no doubt that the world is consumed with brighter, whiter teeth.  Why?  Because teeth that are white and bright have great appeal.  A bright smile brings the appearance of good health and youth.  But, with extensive use of over-the-counter whiteners, you could be masking real oral health…

Know Your Dental Hygienist

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The Dental Hygienist is one of the most important people in your dental care regimen. A Dental Hygienist is trained and licensed to provide preventative care with thorough examination of a patient’s oral health. The Role of your Dental Hygienist It is important to know what to expect of your Dental Hygienist. Regulations vary by…

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…

A Confident Smile from Toms River Dental

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Having a confident smile is knowing that your smile is bright, beautiful and healthy looking.  A confident smile means you don’t have to think before smiling, worried about the appearance of your teeth.  A confident smile can be life changing. Do You have a Confident Smile? There are so many people who are afraid to…

Chew Your Way to Better Health

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Knowing the way your digestive system works is a benefit for a healthier body and a guide for the best foods to aid in digestion.  But, did you know that chewing your food properly is the very beginning of the digestive process? Are Your Teeth built to Chew? Many people are born with sturdy, healthy…