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Teething

March 16, 2018
Your baby was born with all 20 primary teeth below their gumline. They typically start to come through between 6 and 12 months. Children usually have their full set of baby teeth in place by age 3.  During this time, many new parents call our office with questions about baby teething remedies… Read Full Post

Highpoint Dental Care Welcomes You to Our New Website

March 02, 2018
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Our dentists and staff are excited to announce our newly designed website is up and running. We hope you enjoy our interactive site and explore the variety of dental services we offer, such as: Cosmetic dentistry Emergency dentistry General and family dentistry We’ve provided generations of… Read Full Post

What is an Abscessed Tooth?

January 16, 2018
An abscessed tooth can be quite undesirable as it can lead to infection, swelling of the face, and severe pain that can prevent you from completing normal, everyday tasks. Below, we take a look at what abscessed teeth really are, how you can identify them and what can be done to prevent or… Read Full Post

A Gum Care Treatment Can Improve Your Oral Health

December 15, 2017
There are two main types of gum disease: gingivitis and periodontal disease (bone loss). Both of these diseases are caused by plaque, which is a collection of bacteria that lives in the mouth. When plaque is left on teeth around the gum tissue, it can cause inflammation to the gums, which causes… Read Full Post

Common Questions About Dental Veneers

December 13, 2017
In this day and age, teeth are always in style. Whether it is a job interview, first date, wedding pictures, or a smile to a stranger on the street, people notice our smiles every day and that is a powerful force in the world. Let’s face it unless you have had braces at a young age and have worn… Read Full Post

What is the Best Material to Use for My Dental Crown?

November 15, 2017
There are many reasons a dental crown may be necessary for your teeth. Whether you are needing to restore an already broken tooth or create an esthetic smile, dental crowns are an excellent solution for an array of reasons. There are various restorative materials for dental crowns these days and it… Read Full Post

Find a Dentist to Examine Your Teeth For Signs of Bruxism

October 09, 2017
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When looking to find a dentist, we recommend that you visit our office and have your teeth checked for signs of bruxism. If you have not heard of this technical term, it is when people grind or clench their teeth at night or throughout the day when they are not eating. This condition, while… Read Full Post

A Dental Office Debunks Popular Oral Health Myths

October 09, 2017
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As a dental office, we treat patients who are in need of emergency care, routine dental treatments, and preventative care. Regardless of why you come to our office, if you are experiencing discomfort, we will identify what the issue is, treat it, and discuss ways that you can prevent it from… Read Full Post

The Many Benefits of Wearing a Dental Crown

September 20, 2017
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In our cosmetic dentist office, we use dental crowns to solve a variety of oral health issues. Whether you are looking to correct a damaged tooth or to improve the appearance of your teeth, dental crowns can do so in a variety of natural-looking ways. In the past, crowns were typically created out… Read Full Post
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An Implant Dentist Compares Dentures, Dental Bridges, and Implants

September 20, 2017
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As an implant dentist, we specialize in replacing teeth using a permanent solution, dental implants. We feel that this is the best option for replacing missing teeth, however, we understand that it can be confusing to understand all of the options since both dentures and dental bridges are also… Read Full Post