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Pandemic Stress & Oral Health Problems

added on: February 17, 2021
stressed man with mask

As we head into the one-year mark of this pandemic, there are still several unknowns. But one thing has remained constant the whole time — stress levels are high, and rightfully so. Stress isn’t the best thing for health, especially at times like these. Prolonged periods of high stress can… Read More…


Do Diabetics Need Additional Dental Care?

added on: November 16, 2020
diabetic woman tests blood

Every time you visit your dentist in Lakeland you will most likely review your health history and discuss any changes that may have happened since your last appointment. This is an important part of making sure you get the best dental care, but why? Your dentist needs to know what… Read More…


Why is Dental Care So Important?

added on: October 29, 2020
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We all know that good dental care helps protect teeth against cavities. But did you know that maintaining good oral health can also help protect overall health? In fact, research continues to show us that dental care is key to a healthy body. Join your dentist in Lakeland as we… Read More…


How Cancer Treatment Affects Your Mouth

added on: September 28, 2020
cancer patient

As we head into the month of October, we tend to see pink ribbons everywhere in support of breast cancer research and breast cancer patients. Cancer is one of those scary words nobody wants to hear, and it can cause feelings of uncertainness and weariness of what treatment will bring…. Read More…


Cough Medicine & Oral Health

added on: January 30, 2020
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Everyone knows how miserable the common cold can be. When we come down with a case of the sniffles or an annoying cough, we’re willing to do almost anything to make it stop. While medications to treat the symptoms of a cold can help suppress a cough or ease a… Read More…


How The Great American Smokeout Can Help You (& Your Kids) Stay Healthy

added on: November 22, 2019
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The Great American Smokeout is hosted on the third Thursday of every November. Its purpose is to help smokers set a day to work towards a smoke-free life. As you probably know, quitting smoking can help you get healthier, but it can also protect your children’s health, too. The truth… Read More…


Things To Do To Prevent the Flu

added on: November 18, 2019
woman with the flu

Every year millions of Americans get knocked down by the flu and suffer the miserable sniffles, annoying coughs, and unbearable body aches. Flu season usually runs from about October through February, but this year, your dentist in Lakeland is here to provide you with some things you can do to… Read More…


The Importance of Healthy Gums

added on: June 11, 2019
inspecting gums with mirror

Often we think of a healthy mouth as straight, white teeth. But the truth is, a healthy mouth goes beyond our smiles. Our gums are easily overlooked when it comes to talking about our oral health. However, our gums are crucial to not only our mouths but to our overall… Read More…


Pregnancy & Dental Care: Is it Still Safe?

added on: May 16, 2019
pregnant woman bruhes teeth

To all of the expectant mothers out there, both current and potential patients, everyone at our Lakeland dental office wants to say, “Congratulations!” Whether you’re a new parent experiencing every special moment for the very first time, or a seasoned parental pro who knows exactly how this all goes, it’s… Read More…


Common Symptoms of Oral Cancer

added on: April 16, 2019
oral cancer awareness ribbon

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and our dental office in Lakeland wants to encourage all of our neighbors to get regular dental exams to check for signs of this scary disease. The truth is, oral cancer treatment is more successful the earlier that symptoms are detected. It’s important to… Read More…


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