In our mouths, we have numerous forms of bacteria. Some are helpful and some are harmful. Bacteria in the mouth can be helpful because it
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Dentist Marion, IA
About 1 in 4 adults experience tooth loss between the ages of 21 and 30. Dental implants are a safe and long-term option for tooth
We often have visitors to our dental office ask about solutions for fixing stained teeth or filling in gaps between teeth. We sometimes suggest veneers.
Even a healthy mouth is lined with bacteria. Normally, your daily oral hygiene routine helps prevent oral health complications. However, it is possible to develop
Wisdom teeth are the last new teeth that will enter your mouth. Most patients have some form of complications resulting from their wisdom teeth. Did
When you are close to someone you can often be overly comfortable in sharing. This is especially true with kissing. In one kiss, more than
Our dentist might suggest dental sealants for your child during a visit to our office. Sealants are a way to protect your teeth against decay.
Chewing and smoking tobacco are known to cause severe health problems, particularly in the lungs. But the risks to your mouth and teeth can be
Many people are surprised to learn that, for years, they have actually been brushing their teeth the wrong way. Brushing your teeth the wrong way
Your gum health may have an impact on your cognitive function. One recent study found a correlation between gum disease and increased cognitive decline for