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Dental Services Asheville NC

Oral Care for the Older Adult

To be referred to as an “older adult” or “senior” may have, at one point, incited a bit of stress. At the very least, to recognize inclusion in the aging population may feel somewhat unpleasant. Of course, aging has increasingly become something we can enjoy. We’ve got ways to diminish the cosmetic signs of aging,… Read More »

These are the Reasons to Consider Dental Implants

We have come a long, long way since the early development of tooth replacement treatments. The awareness of such treatments usually leads us to think about dentures and dental implants when, in fact, humans have been trying to figure out this tooth replacement thing for hundreds of years. Everything from shells to human teeth and… Read More »

Cosmetic Dentistry Clyde, NC

Have you Forgotten about Your Smile?

Life has a way of keeping us busy. Often, we are far busier than we would like to be. As we go through the years of forming careers, building businesses, and raising families, we can easily forget about something as trivial as the appearance of our teeth. What is interesting is that many young people… Read More »

The Road to Dental Pain Runs Through Sensitivity

We rarely think of life situations occurring and instantaneously turning serious. However, when it comes to pain anywhere in the body, from immobilizing back pain to that distracting toothache, there is often the expression that pain has come on “out of the blue.” This is almost never the case. When the issue at hand is… Read More »

Cosmetic Dentistry Clyde, NC

A Better Smile is Within Reach

Your smile is one of the most significant characteristics of your face. It is what leaves a lasting impression – or not. By now, most of us realize the power of an attractive, healthy smile. Instinctively, we shield our smile if we aren’t completely confident in the condition of our teeth. If you can relate… Read More »

Dental Implants Clyde,NC

Tips for Successful Implant Treatment

  Just a few generations ago, instances of total tooth loss were more common than not. Today, we don’t tend to think about tooth loss as something that will happen to us. When it does, it comes as a big, unwelcomed surprise. It is interesting that this is our general perception of tooth loss when… Read More »

Sleep Apnea Treatment Clyde,NC

Snoring may be the Least of your Worries

If you or someone you love snores, the occasional disruption of sleep can be frustrating. This tends to be what people report about snoring, their own or someone else’s. This perception of what snoring is could be a problem that stands in the way of getting care that could mean everything to health and well-being.… Read More »

Dental fillings | Clyde, NC

Why Teeth in a Day may not be your Ideal

If dental problems are getting in the way of quality of life, you may reach a point where the fastest possible care sounds ideal. Unhealthy teeth do not support biting and chewing as they should. We have seen this create physical and psychological trauma for numerous patients who have visited our Clyde, NC office. Through… Read More »

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