(919) 803-0168
 251 KEISLER DR., SUITE 200, CARY, NC 27518

     
 (919) 803-0168
 251 KEISLER DR., SUITE 200
 CARY, NC 27518


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How to Know if You Have a Cavity

Have you ever had a cavity? According to the National Institutes of Health, the most prevalent health condition after the common cold is tooth decay. It’s more than likely that if you haven’t already had a cavity, you will develop at least one in your lifetime. So, how do you know if you have a […]

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Proper Brushing FAQs

Mouth open or mouth closed? After lunch or after dinner? Flat or at an angle? We brush our teeth every day (hopefully!), but who knew it was this complicated. Just grab a brush a get to work, right? Not so fast, my friend! There are actually some best practices to be mindful of when brushing […]

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5 Stages of Tooth Decay

Did you know there are five distinct stages of tooth decay? And that in the first stage of decay, you can actually take steps to reverse the progression of the disease? Indeed, it’s true. In the first stage of decay, whether you’re a child or an adult, the application of fluoride via fluoride treatments, your […]

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Summer Vacations and Dental Care

Summer is about to burst onto the scene. And with it, your “free time” will turn to “busy time” as you plan, plan, plan for your relaxing summer vacation. So while you’re thinking about where you’ll go, where you’ll eat, and what you’ll see along the way, don’t forget to plan a visit to your […]

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How to Protect Teeth from Diabetes

Did you know that an estimated 30 million Americans are living with diabetes? At my Cary dental office, we have helped patients of all ages diagnosed with diabetes maintain their oral health. This is important because diabetes can leave you more susceptible to other issues such as periodontal (gum) disease, infections, poor healing, and dry […]

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This Month is All About Dental Hygiene

Dental hygiene is the at the very core of keeping teeth healthy. At my dental office in Cary, we’re excited to celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month and highlight our amazing hygienists throughout the entire month of October. Hygienists are dedicated to helping you and your smile look and feel its very best. What do Dental […]

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Lockjaw vs. Jaw Lock: Are They The Same Thing?

Lockjaw and jaw lock are two very similar terms that could mean two very different things. While both insinuate the jaw becoming stuck, or ‘locked,’ and both can have similar symptoms, only one is actually related to dentistry. At my Cary dental office, we want to explain the difference between the two. Lockjaw Many times […]

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A Simple Smile Can Make a Big Impact

Smiling is such a simple act. So simple that even babies do it while they’re still in the womb. Although effortless, smiling is actually a pretty powerful action. At my Cary dental office, we know that the easy act of smiling can actually make quite an impact on your health and the health of others. […]

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4 Facts About Men’s Oral Health

Dental care is important for everyone. But there are differences when it comes to the oral health needs of men and women. In fact, men are more likely to suffer from serious dental problems than women, and that’s worrisome for everyone at my Cary dental office. Let’s look at a few concerning facts. Less Likely […]

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4 Surprising Things Your Cary Dentist Knows

A quick peek into your mouth can reveal a lot about you, and we’re not just talking about your oral health. Your mouth can say a lot about your overall health too, and may even tell your team at my Cary dental office a few things about your daily habits. Your Flossing Habits If you […]

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