Common Dental Issues

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Dentistry is about the maintenance of oral health and the prevention of dental issues. Visiting the dentist bi-annually for professional check-ups and cleanings can proactively care for your smile before any major issues develop. Dr. Erin Sutton and her staff strive to provide quality dental care that keeps your smile healthy and beautiful. Here are…

Think you may be suffering from periodontal disease?

Think you may be suffering from periodontal disease? Here are a few common signs to watch for: a) Red, swollen or tender gums or other pain in your mouth b) Bleeding while brushing, flossing, or when eating certain foods c) If you notice your teeth becoming loose or separated If you or a loved one…

Oral Systemic Connection: the Mouth, the Window to Health

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When considering your health, teeth may be the last thing on your mind. However, your oral health can play a larger role in contributing to your overall wellness than you think. Dental health is tied to the body’s overall health, which can be best described using the concept of the oral-systemic link. What is the…