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2501, 2017

Want to try water flossing? Here’s what you should know

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Patient Q&A|Comments Off on Want to try water flossing? Here’s what you should know

Technology has brought the dental industry some wonderful advancements, like X-rays and the electric toothbrush. Fairly recently, water flossing emerged. These devices uses jets of water to clean between teeth and along the gum line. [...]

1801, 2017

The sleep-teeth connection: What you should know

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: Patient Q&A|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The sleep-teeth connection: What you should know

Do you ever have trouble sleeping? Believe it or not, it can take a toll on your mouth. Poor oral hygiene has been linked to sleeping problems and vice versa. While it may not explain [...]

1101, 2017

Teenagers: Tips for a Healthier Mouth

By | January 11th, 2017|Categories: Children|Comments Off on Teenagers: Tips for a Healthier Mouth

To a teenager, looks can be everything. While it takes some time to understand that beauty is more than skin deep, it can be hard to explain that to someone who is going through adolescence. [...]

2812, 2016

4 Easy Ways to Get Healthy for the New Year

By | December 28th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 4 Easy Ways to Get Healthy for the New Year

Regardless of whether or not you make New Year’s resolutions, we could all stand to do something to make ourselves a little healthier. The good news is that you can make a few small, simple [...]

2012, 2016

5 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Over the Holidays

By | December 20th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Over the Holidays

It’s that time of year when there are countless holiday parties overflowing with food, drinks and even more food. While so many people look forward to this time of year, we know that it can [...]

1711, 2016

Patient Q&A: Does it hurt to get a cavity filled?

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: Patient Q&A|Comments Off on Patient Q&A: Does it hurt to get a cavity filled?

When patients hear they have a cavity, they may experience a range of emotions. One common feeling we at Aten & Garofalo Family Dentistry hear is fear. Many people worry about what the process is [...]