Is Fluoride Good or Bad for your Health?

| 19/04/18

While fluoride is a great chemical when it comes to your dental hygiene, many people believe it to be a harmful substance. And as with most issues, there’s some fiction sprinkled in with the fact. Fluoride used in the appropriate amount is highly effective at protecting your mouth by strengthening

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What is Oral Surgery, and When is it Necessary?

| 16/01/18

Whether it’s due to an injury, genetic condition, or just the way your teeth come in, sometimes a dental situation requires the work of an oral surgeon. While your dentist can perform a number of important procedures, along with helping you craft a course of treatment for long-term oral health, some

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Do You Know What’s Causing Your Bad Breath?

| 24/04/17

Bad breath can be more than just an inconvenience. Along with providing a feeling of discomfort and or uncleanliness, bad breath can be a significant source of social anxiety. And while occasional or mild bad breath can be a result of the choices we make, persistent or chronic bad breath,

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Will Professional Teeth Whitening Work for Me?

| 19/01/17

The brightness of your smile is one of the first things that others notice about you. And even if you stick to an excellent dental hygiene regimen, teeth can lose some of their luster over time. To keep smiles looking their best, many people turn to whitening procedures, both over-the-counter

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How Sedation Takes the Fear Out of Going to the Dentist

| 08/12/16

Do you break into a sweat at the thought of going to the dentist? Would you rather spend an hour at the office than in the dentist chair? If so, you’re not alone. Dental phobia is actually pretty common, however most patients find that sedation dentistry makes it far easier

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What is Restorative Dentistry?

| 14/03/16

Do you have chipped or cracked teeth? Do you find yourself covering your mouth when you smile? If so, read on to learn more about restorative dentistry. This aspect of dentistry does not just restore your teeth’s natural appearance and function, but it can also increase your self-confidence! What Is

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6 Common Questions About Invisalign

| 24/08/15

Around 50 percent of people wear braces at some point in their lifetime, which means that all of those people have to deal with sharp metal and a lot of pain. Did you know that there is a better option that is next to invisible and takes less time to

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Should I Be Worried About a White Spot in My Mouth?

| 20/02/15

We’ve all been there.  You’ve got a sore in your mouth; it hurts, you can’t seem to stop biting it no matter how hard you try, and you’re not really sure what it is. Whenever I get them, all I know is that I want them to go away as

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Give the Gift of Whitening this Christmas with Our 50% Off Special!

| 19/12/14

With Christmas fast approaching, we all run into the challenge of choosing gifts for our loved ones.  From not knowing what they really want to trying to save money, Christmas shopping provides many challenges along with the joys of gift giving.  At Herrick (Herrick), we want to help you embody

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Why Is Mercury Free Dentistry Important?

| 24/11/14

You’re concerned about the world around you. You try to incorporate healthy decisions to have a positive impact on yourself and others. You value your health. Does this sound like you? If so, keep reading to learn about a dangerous practice that could be affecting you and your family’s health. This

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