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5 Dental Care Diet Discoveries

You know that brushing, flossing, and trips to the dentist are vital for your smile. But now dental care experts have found that your diet is just as essential. Discover which foods are best to maintain your dental health.

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3 Dental Problems that Demand an Emergency Dentist

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Any dental pain or problems should not be overlooked because it may be a dental emergency that could cause infection or more dental damage. But it’s not always easy to know when you need emergency dental services Ocala. To help you tell if you need urgent care, call an emergency dentist Ocala right away if you experience any of these […]

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Face the Facts about Dental Implants

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Do you have questions about teeth implants? Find all of the answers in this go-to guide.

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5 Facts to Face about Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

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Diabetes and teeth can have a difficult relationship. If you’re diabetic, you must be aware of five important facts to protect both your oral and overall health.

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It’s Exam Time – General Dentistry Facts about your Dental Exam

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If you’re familiar with general dentistry, you probably know that getting a dental exam is one of the most important things you can do for your teeth. During a typical exam, you’ll have your teeth cleaned, and your dentist will take X-rays and perform a thorough evaluation of your teeth and gums. If you’re a new patient, your dentist may […]

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Living Well with Dentures – Tips Your Dentures Dentist Wants You to Know

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Attractive, affordable quality dentures can change your life by restoring your confidence, improving your appearance, and allowing you to eat all the foods you love again. However, adjusting to life with dentures takes some practice. Even the best dentures can present a few challenges until you get used to them. If you are a new denture wearer, be patient. In […]

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Family Dentistry Plays a Role in your General Health

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You probably know that good dental care can prevent tooth decay, gum disease, and bad breath. But, did you know that it can also have a huge impact on your general health? Family dentistry professionals can learn important facts about your body just by examining your teeth, gums, and saliva. In fact, more than 90 percent of all systemic diseases […]

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Dental Insurance Plans in America – Are You Getting Dental Health Care?

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Good oral health is integral to good overall physical health, but many people who need dental care can’t afford dental insurance plans. Authorities estimate that 126.7 million people in America currently have no dental coverage. Due to high out-of-pocket treatment costs, many are forced to neglect their oral health and suffer the consequences.

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Are you Seeing Signs of Gum Disease?

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For many people, gum disease is a silent stalker that strikes without pain or problem. That’s why you need to know how to spot its symptoms to prevent major dental damage.

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Enlightening Tips for Avoiding Tooth Discoloration

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Have you noticed dark stains on your teeth? Discover what’s causing this darkness and see the light on ways to avoid it.

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Patient Reviews
Friendly staff, prompt appointment time, treatment plan explained, scheduling for services easy.
Delaina B.
Sweet and kind dentist
Joel M.
Friendly and caring staff
Delaina B.
Everyone at Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road is professional, friendly and courteous. Thanks especially to Dr. Torres for his attention to detail, and to Jenny for her precision and knowledge.
Dave D.
Dr. Ospina and his staff did a terrific job with a tooth extraction in preparation for an implant. The entire process was thorough, efficient and overall pleasant considering the type of work done.
Dale V.
Great customer service
Cristina L.
Very friendly and efficient. Prompt service. Didn’t push unnecessary products or procedures
Peter G.
Absolutely love my dental hygienist (Sarah) . She is one of the best that has ever treated me.
Susan L.
They are great. My only complaint is my own fault. I never floss!!!! Lol. They are so nice and very good at the cleanings. Sarah is the best
Brandon J.
Dr. Chan and Melissa are awesome. They are kind,considerate and always have the patient’s well being in mind. They are professional and made my appointment a positive dental experience.
Larry D.
I am so impressed with the friendliness of the staff, and the quality of the doctor’s. In this crazy world, it is really reassuring to find someplace I can trust.
Bonnie E.
Personal experience.
Phyllis J.
Professional yet personal. All questions were answered to my satisfaction. My comfort was considered in the treatment plan. Felt proper technique was maintained. Clean and comfortable environment.
Donna R.
I am completely satisfied with the level of atention and care I’ve gotten from both the staff and Dentist.
John B.
My daughter loves visiting all the wonderful ladies in the office.
Cortney L.
All the staff, from the front desk, to financial, to hygenists, to Dr. Larkin, have all been exceptional. They have consistently made my children feel comfortable and safe (my daughter actually said […]
Brynne L.
Most professional office staff, the BEST hygienist and my very favorite dentist, Dr Torres!
Patricia P.
Judy the hygienist was great. All the people there are friendly and professional
Stacey R.
The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable.
Janet W.
Melissa was very down to earth and did a great job with my teeth.
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