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Why Preventative Dental Care Is Important


Preventative dental care is similar to every other type of preventative care, which is taking the necessary precautions to prevent dental issues like gum disease. These simple steps can help prevent serious problems in the future that may require complicated […] Continue Reading


Determining the Best Way to Replace Missing Teeth


When you are looking to replace missing teeth, there are three main prosthetics that are often recommended by dentists: dentures, bridges and implants. These are tested-and-proven dental devices that can be used to restore a patient's smile and restore the […] Continue Reading


What Type of Cosmetic Dentistry is Right for You?


Have you ever looked in the mirror and wished your teeth were a little whiter? Maybe you have always had a gap in your teeth or something just was not right that you wanted to fix. Cosmetic dentistry offers a […] Continue Reading


Best Tips To Clean Your Toothbrush


Why Do You Need To Clean Your Toothbrush? You use your brush to scrub off food particles from teeth and to remove the disgusting film from your tongue, but rarely do you clean your toothbrush. Cleaning a toothbrush is one […] Continue Reading


5 Reasons You May Have a Loose Dental Crown


Are you looking for information on why you have a loose dental crown? Dental crowns often help protect weak teeth that are weak and would benefit from having the strong support of a crown covering the tooth. When teeth are […] Continue Reading


Signs of Poor Oral Hygiene


Poor oral hygiene manifests in a number of different forms. From bleeding or swelling gums to toothaches, growths in the mouth and alterations to the tongue's surface, poor oral hygiene has plenty of forms. Some patients exhibit several common indications […] Continue Reading


Important TMJ FAQ’s


The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is one of the most important and sensitive joints in the human body. The TMJ connects the jaw and temporal bones of your skull.  You can feel it moving if you put your fingers on […] Continue Reading


Endodontics Procedures to Comfortably Save Your Tooth


As a provider of endodontics, we perform procedures like root canals to save our patients' infected teeth. It may seem strange to say that endodontics can be comfortable but it actually can be. We are a laser dentistry office and […] Continue Reading


Everything you need to Know about Dentures


Dentures are an effective way to restore your smile if you’re missing a bunch of teeth. It is undoubtedly a cost-effective way to restore your smile if you are missing most of your teeth. Regardless of if you are getting […] Continue Reading


Before and After a Dental Implant Restoration


Visit Shepherd Dental P.C. for dental implant restoration. This is the best way to replace teeth that have been lost due to an accident or decay. A dental implant is an effective way for replacing teeth because it is the […] Continue Reading