Why Crooked Teeth Are Worrisome

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Many people, both children, and adults alike, have crooked teeth. Occasionally, crooked teeth can contribute to poor self-esteem and loss of confidence. But even if crooked teeth don’t bother someone mentally, your dentist in Asheboro may still be worried. The truth is, crooked teeth can lead to some oral health (and overall health) complications, some… Read more »

The Great American Smokeout & Your Oral Health

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Every November, the American Cancer Society sponsors the Great American Smokeout to encourage smokers to quit. As we all know, smoking can lead to serious health problems such as cancer, heart disease, and lung disease. Your dentist in Asheboro also wants you to know that smoking can have a negative effect on your oral health,… Read more »

You CAN Relax at the Dentist! (We’ll Show You How)

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Nothing gives some people more dread in their stomach than knowing they need to see their dentist in Asheboro soon. It doesn’t matter if it’s a regular visit and cleaning or a first-time appointment to establish care, there’s a good chance you or someone you know feels anxiety no matter what the reason is for… Read more »

What’s The Most Dangerous Sport for Teeth? (You’re Going to Be Surprised!)

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It’s always good to get out and get some exercise. When you’re participating in any sport, your dentist in Asheboro will always remind you to protect your smile. All too often, we talk about avoiding sweets or sports drinks, food, and beverages that can damage your enamel and break down teeth. We forget about what’s… Read more »