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4 Reasons to Get Dental Implants During Summer

June 6, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 1:55 pm
person relaxing at the beach after getting dental implants

Do you have one or more missing teeth? If so, then you might be considering getting dental implants! With their ultimate support, you’ll be able to preserve a healthy smile for many years to come. However, you’re probably wondering when the best time to undergo your treatment is. Keep reading to learn four reasons why you should get dental implants during summertime!

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How Can I Give My Mouth a Spring Cleaning?

March 4, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 8:31 pm
man with electric toothbrush

“Spring cleaning” is defined as “the act or process of doing a thorough cleaning of a place.” Its first-known use was way back in 1841. Conveniently for a dental blog post, the place where said cleaning is occurring can be your mouth! Spring is a great time to dust off the cobwebs and seek a fresh start. Your oral health isn’t too far removed from what is likely its most difficult time of the year – the holiday season – and a teeth cleaning could be just what the doctor (or dentist) ordered. Keep reading to get some helpful tips from your dentist in High Point.

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3 Reasons Why Now Is a Great Time to Schedule Your Dental Checkup!

January 2, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 2:23 am
Happy New Year 2022

Now that the new year is here, this means that you are probably just getting started with all of your ambitious New Year’s resolutions. Whether you are planning on getting more exercise, eating less fast food, or sleeping a full eight hours each night, you are taking a step to better yourself. Another thing that you should definitely include is getting back on track with your regular checkups. Here are a few reasons why now is a great time to schedule your next visit.

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5 Ways to Make Your Thanksgiving Feast Tooth-Friendly

November 3, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 3:43 pm
family giving thanks during thanksgiving

The air is crisper, the leaves are changing colors, and November has officially arrived. Do you know what that means? Thanksgiving is right around the corner! During this holiday, we spend our time feeling thankful, reconnecting with loved ones, and (of course) eating. Although your belly may be satisfied with all the tasty food, it can be a nightmare for your oral health. Luckily, there are many steps you can take to keep your smile safe this season. Keep reading as a dentist in High Point shares a few ways you can have a healthy Thanksgiving.

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How Do I Choose an Emergency Dentist?

October 4, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 5:41 pm
trying to decide

“Don’t worry about it; nothing is going to happen.” Surely some parent has said that exact phrase days, or even hours, before their child got a tooth knocked out.

Just in case something crazy happened like a foul ball hitting you in the mouth at a little league game, who is your emergency dentist?

The key is to have a plan in case it ever needs to be implemented. Read on to learn factors to consider when choosing an emergency dentist in High Point.

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Why You Should Get Any Fillings You Need Before the Year’s End

September 19, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 6:53 pm
young man receives dental fillings

If your dentist has recently informed you that you need fillings, it’s best to have it done before the year ends. But maybe you’re wondering, “why can’t I just wait until next year to have it done?” Continue reading to get the full details on why now is the best time to receive the restorative care you need, instead of putting it off until later.

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3 Reasons to See Your Dentist Before Your Summer Vacation!

August 26, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 11:44 pm
Woman smiling

Summer vacation will be here before you know it! Since you’re so excited to plan your trip, participate in outdoor activities, or just get some well-deserved rest, heading to the dental office may not be your number one priority. However, there are several reasons why you may want to do so before your vacation comes around. Continue reading to learn why now is the perfect time to head to the dentist for your next visit.

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Why You Should Never Skip Your Dental Checkup

August 11, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sriram Atluri @ 3:12 pm
patient smiling during dental checkup

Have you ever skipped a dentist appointment? Don’t worry – you’re certainly not alone. Sometimes, you’re just too busy or have other things you’d rather do than sit through a cleaning. We’ve all been there! But while most people think it’s completely harmless, your bi-annual visit plays a crucial role in maintaining good oral and bodily health. Here’s why you should never miss a dental checkup in High Point.

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