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Why are my Gums Changing Color and What Can I Do About It?

Why are my Gums Changing Color and What Can I Do About It?

Have you noticed that your gums are changing color? Are you worried that the health of your gums or teeth is in jeopardy? Sometimes, gums change color for a number of reasons that aren’t of...
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Botox Injections for TMJ Disorder | Now Available at Riverbend

Botox Injections for TMJ Disorder | Now Available at Riverbend

TMJ disorder causes pain in the jaw that can lead to debilitating headaches or muscle pains that can impact daily life. For people who are living with this condition and have tried other treatment...
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What’s the Difference Between General Family and Cosmetic Dentistry?

What’s the Difference Between General Family and Cosmetic Dentistry?

There are different types of dentistry to meet different types of dental needs. At Riverbend Family Dentistry, we offer a number of family and cosmetic dentistry services to provide a wide range of...
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What are Dental Implants and How do I Choose the Best Dentist for Them?

What are Dental Implants and How do I Choose the Best Dentist for Them?

Dental implants are a great resource for helping individuals who have lost teeth, experienced breaking or cracking of teeth, or need to address decaying or infected teeth. They’re strong,...
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What to Avoid to Maintain Healthy Teeth and Gums

What to Avoid to Maintain Healthy Teeth and Gums

Did you know that there are certain foods and drinks that are bad for your teeth and others that are good? Part of maintaining healthy teeth and gums is knowing what things you can ingest to promote...
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Determining When to Use an Emergency Dental Office

Determining When to Use an Emergency Dental Office

When you’re experiencing mouth pain, any and all help may be welcomed assistance. However, it can be challenging to understand if you're dealing with a dental emergency. So, what are the scenarios...
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Do Cracked Teeth Heal? Knowing More About Cracks in Teeth

Do Cracked Teeth Heal? Knowing More About Cracks in Teeth

Having a cracked tooth can seem daunting. If you’ve found yourself with a cracked tooth, you may be wondering, ‘do cracked teeth heal?’. Find out if a crack in a tooth can heal on its own or if...
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The Best Oral Care Practices for Clean Teeth

The Best Oral Care Practices for Clean Teeth

Most people are taught how to clean their teeth when they’re very young. And, start implementing cleaning practices from the start of their life. But, what many people don’t know is that the...
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Identifying Early Signs of Gum Disease and What to do About It

Identifying Early Signs of Gum Disease and What to do About It

Periodontal disease, often referred to as gum disease, is a common issue people face, but many don’t understand the importance of noticing signs of this disease early. Catching periodontal disease...
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Should I Get Veneers? Determining the Best Candidates

Should I Get Veneers? Determining the Best Candidates

You may have seen celebrities or even friends get a complete smile upgrade and wonder, “what’s the secret?”. In many cases, the answer is veneers. This dental aesthetic solution is available to...
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Plaque and Tartar – Identifying the Difference and Methods of Prevention

Plaque and Tartar – Identifying the Difference and Methods of Prevention

While plaque and tartar are similar, there are some differences between the two. Knowing the difference between these two dental buildup substances can help you with better preventative oral care....
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Dental Sedation Medications and Options to Consider for Your Treatment

Dental Sedation Medications and Options to Consider for Your Treatment

At Riverbend Family Dentistry, our priority is to ensure patient comfort. We know that many people dread going to the dentist. For most, this dread comes from fear of pain and discomfort during...
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Turning Digital: New Dental Radiography Used in Dentistry

Turning Digital: New Dental Radiography Used in Dentistry

Digital dental radiography was once known only as x-rays. They are used for a number of different dentistry techniques. Often, they allow dentists to determine an appropriate diagnosis and the best...
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What’s a FAGD Dentist and What Does That Mean for our Patients?

What’s a FAGD Dentist and What Does That Mean for our Patients?

Here at Riverbend Family Dentistry, our team keeps patient care as their priority. Our dental specialists are highly trained and experienced to provide the best patient experience. That’s why our...
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Some of the Faces you can Expect to Meet at the Dentist

Some of the Faces you can Expect to Meet at the Dentist

When you go to the dentist, there are a number of faces you’ll interact with during your visit. All of the various team members that make up a dental practice are crucial to ensuring that patient...
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