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How to Prepare for Your Child’s Dental Care

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You can’t afford to ignore your child’s teeth or you’ll pay the high price of later treatment and they’ll face a great deal of pain from these problems. That’s why they must develop healthy dental care habits early. Follow these useful tips from the best dentist experts to meet your child’s dental care needs.

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The Dangers of Skipping a Routine Teeth Cleaning

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It’s not uncommon for people to skip routine dental cleanings—after all, they think, how much harm can it really cause? If you think that skipping out on routine teeth cleaning is no big deal, think again. Researchers have found a direct link between your oral health and your total health. Heart disease, lung disease, diabetes, bone loss, and even risk […]

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Do Your Wisdom Teeth Need to be Removed?

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When your third molars erupt in your late teens or early twenties, they may grow in normally and not cause any obvious problems. However, if these last adult teeth grow in at an inappropriate angle, they may become trapped inside your jaw under bone and gum tissue. These impacted wisdom teeth can affect the surrounding teeth and cause infections or […]

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Steps to Take During a Dental Emergency

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A painful dental emergency such as a severe toothache or knocked-out tooth isn’t just an inconvenience or an expense. If you don’t get emergency dental care promptly, you could end up with costly future repairs, severe infection that spreads to other parts of your body, or premature tooth loss. Even if an injury doesn’t seem severe, it’s best to obtain […]

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Wisdom Teeth – Managing Your Third Molars

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Wisdom teeth, also called third molars, typically make their appearance in your late teens or early twenties. Some people have impacted wisdom teeth that are unable to erupt, and wisdom teeth removal is necessary. If you’re lucky, your third molars will grow in with no problems and function normally just like your other teeth. However, if you experience wisdom teeth […]

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Caring for Your Braces Protects Your Great Smile

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Whether you’re investing in braces for kids or wearing them yourself as an adult, you need to ensure that they are maintained properly. Commitment to proper dental care and lifestyle changes are required if you want your affordable braces to provide a priceless smile. Specifically, you’ll need to pay attention to your diet, maintain a strict cleaning routine, and use […]

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The Impact of Gum Disease on Your Health

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Gingivitis—you hear the word, but what does it mean? How does gingivitis differ from periodontal disease? And, what does either of these conditions have to do with you? For starters, you need to be aware of these conditions. Both are forms of gum disease that affect people of all ages—gum disease isn’t just for old people. Gingivitis is the early […]

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The Cold, Hard Facts on the Health Dangers of Cavities

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If think that skipping out on your tooth-brushing routine every now and again is no big deal, you need to keep reading—especially if you care about your health. Recent studies show that skipping out on daily dental care; i.e., brushing your teeth twice a day, increases your risk of heart disease by as much as 70 percent. Poor oral health […]

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Patient Reviews
My experiences every time I go here is great — friendly & courteous staff, they explain everything and make you feel that your dental care is their primary concern.
Idalia F.
Very knowledgeable, thorough, friendly and inexpensive.
Brian R.
Miss Elaine and the dentist were both awesome. Did a great job on my teeth and saved me money!
Melinda J.
Monica was amazing she soothed my fears and made so comfortable!
Chanelle H.
Dr Heron is the best dentist I have ever used
Margaret C.
The way I was treated at your office was excellent.
Michele M.
Always love coming to this office. Everyone is friendly and professional!
Aimee F.
My dental hygienist is very efficient and kind. Dr. Heron is an experienced person. I trust her to give me the best dental care.. Last but not least, I never have to wait to see my hygienist.
Amna M.
This was second visit there, I felt a Queen, yes I be going back for to finish work on mouth l am loving that staff today 8/11/2017.
Harriet L.
Great people to work with and really care.
Carl S.
Long term patient; family as well. Never had any negative issues. Been able to see same hygienist (Mosen who is great) long term which is a plus for me. Dr. Tucker has treated me a number of times […]
Bruce B.
I’ve never had a bad visit from the hygienists to dentist., they are all very knowledgeable and extremely professional.
Apoleon M.
Excellent staff. I have been using Dr Heron for years and have chosen not to go anywhere else even though the distance is pretty far away. Mosen does my cleanings and he is excellent.
Marsha C.
just because you’re all awesome!
Deborah T.
Elaine was fantastic and provided gentle and diligent care – she is the best hygienist I have ever had! Annette is the best polisher ever! Me teeth have never felt better!
Robert B.
providers I trust, feel comfortable with, clean office, recognize my time frames and take me on time
Carole M.
The staff is excellent. Very polite and knowledgeable.
Dione N.
I have always had good, conscientious care from this office.
Sheila M.
Satisfied with service
Jamil J.
Everyone was friendly! The people in the office always make me feel comfortable and welcome. The office is always spotless as well.
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