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Reasons You Need to Replace Your Dental Crown

Dentist in Davidson NC That Replaces CrownsToday's dental crowns are remarkably strong and resilient. However, they are not invincible and will not last forever. The average lifespan of a dental crown spans between 5 and 15 years. Once your crown is showing signs of wear or…

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Avoid These 3 Summertime Dental Risks

Family Under Water in Swimming PoolAt Smiles by Seese, we want our patients to have a summer full of relaxation, memories and laughter. However, we also want to share some dental dangers that can be present during the summer months. Whether it’s last-minute sleepovers, weekends of travel baseball or long…

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Stop Believing These 5 Dental Myths

Man in Dentist Chair With HygienistsWhen it comes to dental hygiene, you can’t believe everything you’ve been told or even what you read on the Internet. In fact, there are several myths regarding dental care that you need to be aware of, including the following:

If your gums are bleeding,…

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Diabetes and Oral Health

Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases. It is marked by too much blood glucose or high blood sugars in the body. If you are diabetic, you are probably well aware of the serious consequences of not properly managing your condition. Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to blindness, limb amputation, heart disease and neuropathy. However,…

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The Long-Term Benefits of Implant Dentures

Losing a full arch of teeth is rarely planned or wanted, but it does happen. Fortunately, modern dentistry gives us some solid solutions when it comes to replacing a full mouth of teeth. While dentures are the time-tested choice to regain a complete smile, they can be anchored into your mouth in two different ways.

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Infected Tooth? Why You Should Choose a Root Canal Over Extraction

If you are suffering from the pain of an infected tooth, the discomfort may be quite unbearable. In fact, you may be so tempted to rid yourself of pain that you are considering extracting or removing the tooth altogether. While this can certainly eliminate your pain, the sequential drawbacks from a missing tooth are substantial. Patients…

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Love Your Toothbrush, Love Your Heart

Blue ToothbrushIn the spirit of  Valentine’s Day, it is a great time to talk about your heart. Your heart is a pretty significant organ. In fact, it’s one that keeps your body alive. While you probably know that plenty of exercise, adequate sleep and a balanced diet can keep your heart healthy, you may…

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Bring in The New Year with a Brighter Smile

ZOOM Teeth Whitening LogoHow did your teeth fare in 2018? For most of us, the past year was full of countless experiences, both good and bad – even when it comes to your teeth. While we hope the health of your smile is in good condition, you may be concerned with the shade of your teeth. If red wine, dark sodas,…

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The Danger of Pregnancy Gingivitis

Dental Assistant Talking with PatientIf you are an expectant mother, you may be well aware of terms like preeclampsia, gestational diabetes and anemia. These are conditions that can pose a serious threat to yourself and your unborn child during pregnancy. However, you should also put gum disease on your…

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Dental Emergencies: Urgent or Non-Urgent?

Woman Holding Jaw in PainAccidents happen. In many cases, they are unavoidable. While you may visit the ER of a hospital for injuries to your body, an emergency involving your teeth typically warrants a trip to the dentist. An

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