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GUM DISEASE ASSOCIATED TO COVID-19 AND OTHER MEDICAL CONDITIONS

As we learn more about COVID-19, the virus is being associated to several medical conditions and complications in patients that have been infected. A recent study found gum disease can be associated with severe COVID-19 outcomes and other medical conditions. To understand how gum disease is associated to COVID-19, it’s important to know what gum disease is…

Taking Care of Your Teeth While You’re Sick.

Feeling under the weather? If you are sick, you’ve got to take care of yourself—teeth included. Here are some things to remember. When in doubt, swap your toothbrush out If your toothbrush is 3-4 months old or frayed, it’s probably time for a new one anyway. But if your immune system is severely compromised, you…

How to Disinfect Your Toothbrush

You probably use your toothbrush every day to scrub plaque and bacteria off the surface of your teeth and tongue. While your mouth is left much cleaner after a thorough brushing, your toothbrush now carries the germs and residue from your mouth. Your toothbrush is also probably stored in the bathroom, where bacteria can linger…

Is It Worse to Skip Brushing Your Teeth or Flossing?

Which one is more important? Oral health is important to your general health and well-being. The American Dental Association (ADA) advises you to brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush. The ADA also recommends flossing at least once per day. But is brushing or flossing more important? Brushing vs. flossing Brushing…

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The Cause of Receding Gums and How to Treat the Condition

Gum recession is the process in which the margin of the gum tissue that surrounds the teeth wears away, or pulls back, exposing more of the tooth, or the tooth’s root. When gum recession occurs, “pockets,” or gaps, form between the teeth and gum line, making it easy for disease-causing bacteria to build up. If…

Dr. Robert Faine DDS

A Chipped Tooth Is Common & Fixable!

Chipping a tooth is actually very common for adults and children alike, and they’re notably easy to achieve. Although teeth are the strongest part of the human body, it only takes a little bit of contact at the right angle, for practically anyone to chip a tooth. Your smile is the first thing people will…

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ClearCorrect Clear Aligners

Straighten teeth invisibly, without metal braces! Looking for an alternative to metal braces? ClearCorrect is the clear and simple choice. Everyone will appreciate the clear, convenient comfort giving you every reason to smile! ClearCorrect is a series of custom-made aligners that are worn to correct your teeth, fix bite problems, and improve your overall smile....
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Dental Implants

No more missing teeth or loose dentures! We provide dental implants so that our patients can regain their self-confidence and improve overall health. With the aid of dental implants, you can have a fixed solution that looks, feels and functions like real teeth. With our advanced imaging technology in our dental office, we can quickly...
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How Often Should You Visit The Dentist?

We suggest regular visits for healthy teeth and gums. We recommend dental check-ups and cleaning at least twice per year, to not only keep your teeth and gums in great condition but also so we may identify any issues in the early stages. A couple of things we watch for are tooth decay or any...