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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Protein Information in Saliva Could Lead to Better Diagnostic Tests
... Although that too is a huge task, existing technology like mass spectrometry (already used to help detect early stages of oral cancer) could be a promising starting point...

Could A Dental Checkup Save Your Life?
...Dentists also regularly screen for diseases specific to the mouth — such as oral cancer, which has a much better chance of being cured when it is caught at an early stage...

Diet and Lifestyle Choices Key to Dental Health During College Years
...And unsafe sexual practices increase your risk for contracting the human papilloma virus (HPV16) that's been linked with oral cancer, among other serious health problems...

4 Reasons why Quitting Chewing Tobacco is Good for Your Oral Health
... Higher risk of oral cancer...

Preventing Oral Diseases
...Not only do we offer a wonderful deep cleaning for your teeth and gums by removing plaque and tartar (the two leading causes of gum disease and cavities), but we can also detect signs of oral cancer, infections and other issues before they become a serious problem...

Sometimes It's Good to Be a Quitter: Smoking and Oral Health
...10 years later the risk of oral cancer is about equal to that of a nonsmoker...

A Healthy Diet Could Lower Your Risk of Oral Cancer
... Diet is also a prominent factor in reducing the risk for another serious mouth disease — oral cancer...

Stay Hydrated in Winter for Better Year-Round Oral Hygiene
...Consuming alcoholic beverages can cause dry mouth, and may increase the risk of oral cancers...

4 Areas We May Check During Your Older Loved One's Regular Dental Visit
...Oral cancer...

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