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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

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There seems to be a month for everything, have you noticed? Why a whole month dedicated to teeth? There’s very good reason… The American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health month every February to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Developing good oral care habits at an early age is very […]

Santa isn’t the only one checking his list…

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The Holidays are a busy time for everyone.  Here’s a quick checklist to keep your smile as bright as the season!    Eat foods that clean your teeth: With all the holiday hustle and bustle, sometimes we don’t get to brush as often as normal. Did you know there are some foods that clean teeth […]

10 Cool Dental Facts about Baby Teeth

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Your baby’s dental health is an exciting topic: When will the first tooth come in? When will the first tooth fall out? How many teeth will your child have? But Westborough pediatric dentists say there are tons of other interesting facts about your baby’s teeth. Check out these 10 cool dental factoids about baby teeth: […]

Avoid cavities from Halloween candy

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We love Halloween, but that candy can result in new cavities.  Scary! Here are a few ways you can enjoy that candy and minimize the risk of cavities. Eat your treats directly after a meal, rather than as a separate snack.  Saliva production increases during meals, washing away food particles and helping to neutralize cavity-causing […]

We’ve built a better Mouth Guard…

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The U.S. National Collegiate Athletic Association requires the use of mouth guards for ice hockey, lacrosse, field hockey, and football. However, the American Dental Association recommends the use of mouth guards whenever there’s a chance of contact with other players or hard surfaces. This is especially important if your athlete wears braces or other dental […]

8 Reasons to Smile and other Dental Facts

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Your search for a dental practice in Westborough MA is more than just a search for a place to get your teeth cleaned. You’re looking for a dentist who keeps your smile shining brightly. You’re looking for a dentist who can help you to learn to love your smile. Smiling is an important part of […]

Back to School Tips

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! For some of us, back to school provides and opportunity for a fresh start. We get to hit the reset button and get organized. It also brings challenges with maintaining other routines due to the morning time crunch and bedtime rush at the end of a long […]

Is Dental Sedation Right For You?

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Sedation dentistry is a treatment option that has been widely advertised by dentists in Westborough MA, but is the procedure right for you? The use of sedatives in dentistry is not new, and the idea has become increasingly popular as more patients are coming forward to admit their dental phobias. In many cases, the sedation […]