Why a Water Flosser Might be a Good Idea

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Water flossers have been around for more than fifty years, and there have been at least that many studies on their effectiveness. At Allen Park Dental Care, we’re using this space to present what is known about water flossers, and whether they’re better than ordinary string floss in preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and other […]

What Does Your Saliva Reveal?

At Allen Park Dental Care, we know that a mouth examination can reveal troubles in other parts of the patient’s body. Because many diseases manifest in soft tissues of the mouth or cause pain in the jaw, we often refer patients to their medical doctor for further diagnosis when they encounter issues such as inflammation, […]

Should You Worry About Dental X-rays?

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At Allen Park Dental Care, providing quality dental care is much easier when we have comprehensive information about their patients’ oral health. Pictures are more accurate than written notes. To go a step further: pictures that show what’s going on below the visible surface of your teeth are worth even more than a thousand words. […]

Using Nature As Our Guide

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At Allen Park Dental Care we use cosmetic dentistry to perform complete smile re-designs that turn ordinary teeth, or even teeth with problems, into stunning smiles. Cosmetic dentistry is really coming into its own. Trend-watchers say that more and more people are choosing it every day to improve their smiles. Traditional dentistry addresses the health […]

Are You At Risk For Bone Recession?

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We all know that a healthy smile requires decay-free teeth and healthy gums, but how often do we appreciate our jaw bone? Our teeth need a strong firm foundation to remain healthy and beautiful. This post from Allen Park Dental Care looks at bone recession. Occasionally, a patient experiences bone recession in their jaw which […]