Author Archives: Dr. David Janash

Dental Implants Solve These 5 Dental Problems

Compared to other restorative treatments like bridges and dentures, dental implants undoubtedly require more upfront time and money. However, the return on your investment can far outweigh the initial sacrifice. Because dental implants are surgically placed into the jawbone, they … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Dry Socket After Tooth Removal

While it is rarely planned or desirable to have a permanent tooth removed, sometimes it is necessary. Tooth extractions may be required in situations when your tooth is too damaged or diseased to be repaired. It can also be recommended … Continue reading

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How Much Do You Know About Oral Cancer?

Like most serious medical issues, it is always easier to prevent oral cancer than it is to treat it once it has developed. Oral cancer is highly curable when it is caught at an early stage, but it can be … Continue reading

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The Importance of Periodontal Charting

You may assume that your routine dental appointment is all about getting your teeth cleaned. However, while the professional teeth cleaning is a vital component, there is much more that goes on during this visit. In fact, your dentist performs … Continue reading

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What If My Root Canal Didn’t Work?

A root canal, also known as endodontic treatment, is a time-tested procedure that can save a severely infected or diseased tooth. Root canal therapy involves several steps. First, the diseased pulp from the inside of the tooth is removed. Next, … Continue reading

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Is Your Smile Wedding Day Ready?

Congratulations on your engagement! Now it is time to start planning for your big day. We know that dress shopping, flowers and finding a wedding venue is on your to-do list, but don’t forget about your smile. You’ll be in … Continue reading

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Alternatives to Traditional Flossing

Flossing is an essential part of your dental hygiene routine. In fact, without flossing in between your teeth each day, you would leave nearly 35% of your tooth’s structure unclean. This gives bacteria, plaque and food debris a chance to … Continue reading

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Could The Swimming Pool Affect Your Smile?

Extra splashes in the swimming pool can certainly put a smile on your face. But have you ever considered the effects that chlorine can have on your teeth? Whether you are an athletic swimmer or a recreational splasher, spending more … Continue reading

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Reasons You May Be Anxious About the Dentist

It is not uncommon for patients to dread an upcoming dental visit, but many also feel notable anxiety or fear about seeing the dentist. Unfortunately, professional dental care is non-negotiable if you want to retain a healthy and lasting smile. … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About Denture Relines

Modern dentures have come a long way in terms of replicating the look, feel and function of natural teeth. However, if you are choosing traditional dentures (those not anchored by implants), then you will still have certain maintenance tasks to … Continue reading

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