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Treat Gingivitis to Lower Pregnancy Risks

Recent research published by Oral Health & Preventative Dentistry suggests that pregnant individuals who receive treatment for gingivitis reduce preterm births and increase birth weight compared to those who do not receive this treatment. Pregnancy can raise a dental patient’s…


3 Dental Implants That Will Restore Your Smile

If you suffer from tooth loss, you may notice a deterioration in your oral function. To restore the appearance and capability of your teeth, you should seek permanent tooth replacement with dental implants. Several types of implants could benefit you,…


Beware of Recurrent Decay

Cavities are one of the most common dental problems facing Americans. Most individuals get at least one cavity at some point during their lifetime. Treatment for this problem can be completed within one dentist appointment. But if you are not…


Should I Call My Dentist?

We visit our dentist’s office every six months for a routine dental cleaning and oral health examination. However, sometimes we sustain acute or chronic issues with our teeth and gums between these appointments that require prompt attention from a dental…


What to Expect During a Cosmetic Consultation

Your smile can play an important role in first impressions. If you are not happy with the way your teeth look, you may feel less confident in both your personal and professional lives. With the help of your dentist, you…


Why Treat Missing Teeth

Tooth loss can occur for a number of reasons, including advanced gum disease, impact trauma, or a tooth extraction procedure. Even if the underlying dental concern is resolved, you may experience oral difficulties if you are missing a tooth. You…


Sports & Energy Drinks Can Cause Irreversible Damage to Teeth

Today sports and energy drinks are very popular and may seem like a healthy beverage choice, but they can also cause serious damage to your teeth. A recent study from the Academy of General Dentistry found sports drinks contain so…


Treat Gum Disease Promptly During the Pandemic

Many individuals have let their oral health fall to the wayside during the stress of the ongoing pandemic, but neglecting dental concerns can be more detrimental to your wellbeing than you might expect. According to the Journal of Clinical Periodontology,…


Coffee and Oral Health

Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the United States, with about half of American adults enjoying this drink regularly. Whether it is cozying up with a warm mug or enjoying an iced drink on the go, coffee…


The Whole Family is Welcome at Annapolis Smiles

A family dental practice treats patients of all ages, but family dentistry can be valuable to patients who do not have children too. The benefits of visiting dentists who treat patients of varying ages can help you and your unique…