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Dental Distinctions wants you to know how Diabetes Affects Oral Health

THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION estimates that 23.1 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes (whether it be type 1, type 2, or gestational). At least another 7 million remain undiagnosed, and that doesn’t include the additional millions who are considered pre-diabetic. But what does diabetes have to do with oral health? Unfortunately, quite a lot.

Meet Ronda

SOMETIMES, WE’RE GUILTY OF ASSUMING TOO MUCH, RIGHT? We recently realized that we’ve probably wrongly assumed that ALL of you—our valued patients—know Ronda as well as we do! That’s probably not the case. So, We Asked Ronda A Few Questions We asked Ronda a few questions to help you get to know her a little

Meet Kara

Say Hello To Our Awesome Patient Coordinator and Dental Assistant, Kara! SOMETIMES, WE’RE  GUILTY OF ASSUMING TOO MUCH, RIGHT? We recently realized that we’ve probably wrongly assumed that ALL of you—our valued patients—know Kara as well as we do! That’s probably not the case. So, We Asked Kara A Few Questions We asked Kara a

Dental Implant Basics

DENTAL IMPLANTS ARE permanent false teeth designed to look just like your other teeth. They’re a popular alternative to dentures or bridges, and the American Dental Association considers them to be “one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years.” How Do They Work? Unlike dentures, which don’t feel or look entirely

Toothpaste

Do you ever feel overwhelmed in the Dental Hygiene products section of the store? Lets be honest there are a gazillion different toothpastes all claiming to do one thing or another. This week we thought we could help you get the right information you need to choose the one that’s right for you. At Dental