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Dental Care Tips to Care for Kids’ Teeth

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Kids have special dental care needs and parents have to know how to handle these dental demands. Follow these helpful hints from the best dentist experts to keep your child happy and their teeth healthy.

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The Biggest Benefits of Having a Professional Teeth Cleaning

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If you want to keep your smile bright and healthy, and improve your general health, you should see your dental hygienist at least once a year. Practicing good oral hygiene at home is important, but professional teeth cleaning removes the plaque and tartar buildup that regular brushing and flossing misses. Inadequate oral hygiene is associated with a variety of serious […]

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Wisdom Tooth Removal – The Surgery and Its Outcome

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Wisdom teeth, or third molars, start growing into place when you reach your late teens or early twenties. Located in the back corners of your mouth, these teeth may erupt normally and require no special treatment. However, if they grow in at an angle and become fully or partially impacted inside your jaw, you may suffer symptoms like pain, swelling […]

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Where to Go When a Dental Emergency Strikes

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A dental emergency can happen at any time. Whether it’s the middle of the night or you’re in the middle of a baseball game, it’s important to get the right kind of emergency dental treatment to ensure the best chances of saving your tooth and protecting your general health. If you avoid seeking immediate treatment, you could suffer serious consequences […]

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Get Wise About Your Wisdom Teeth

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Wisdom teeth, also called third molars, normally erupt in your late teens or early twenties. These teeth are often misaligned; they may angle outward or inward or grow horizontally, crowding other teeth. If they can’t erupt, they are considered impacted wisdom teeth. Trapped inside the soft tissues of the mouth, impacted molars easily become infected and cause pain, swelling and […]

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Braces and You – Maintaining a Healthy Smile

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Orthodontic treatment is one of those things where temporary inconvenience can lead to a lifetime of great results. If you are in the process of getting braces or expect to be at some time in the near future, you are probably anticipating the thrill of flashing your newly perfected smile. The key to ensuring that your teeth wind up not […]

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Preventing Gum Disease in Kids & Teens

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Gum disease is one of those conditions classically labeled as an “old person’s disease.” Unfortunately, this is hardly the case. In the United States, at least 60 percent of teens aged 15 or older are afflicted with some form of gum disease. That means these teens are suffering from tissue damage, tooth pain and bad breath or missing teeth. However, […]

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Cavity Prevention Advice Everyone Can Use

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Anyone who feels that it is okay to get a little lazy every now and then when it comes to routine dental care may be in for a rude awakening. Poor dental health can have truly negative ramifications in terms of general health and wellness. Though it may come as a surprise to some, cavities and decay increase an individual’s […]

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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 Leci and Chloe for their professionalism.
Dave D.
Great service and staff
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Friendly and caring staff
Delaina B.
Everyone is very friendly and informative!
Lindsay E.
Office staff is great, comfortable and educated with great knowledge of assistance in the field of dental issues.
Pebbles V.
I am very pleased and happy that I came to this office. Dr. Chan and his assistants; Melissa, Lese, and Sarah are very nice and are very caring individuals. They are highly skilled and very thorough.
Barbara K.
The staff here is great! Going to the dentist has always been a fear of mine but i actually left this place with a smile on my face. A huge thank you to Leci!
Destanie P.
My spouse and I have been a long time customer of Advanced Dental Care and seen many Dentist come and go. The standards continue to reamain high.
Walter L.
The staff and Dr Chen stayed open just so they could take care of my daughter. Chloe really made this appointment possible! They were very patient and kind to her. They went out of their way to help […]
Shannon F.
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.
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.
Judy the hygienist was great. All the people there are friendly and professional
Stacey R.
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.
Courteous service and gentle procedures.
Theresa H.
Good experience
Jean D.
Everyone very professional and helpful. Treatment by Dr. Ospina was above reproach. Couldn’t be more pleased.
Dale V.
Everyone was nice
Tanya S.
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 […]
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Personal experience.
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