Oral Health


What’s the Big Deal with Periodontal Disease?

Most of us are concerned with the health and appearance of our teeth. We want our smile to look good, don’t want cavities, and certainly do what we can to avoid painful toothaches. But do we give as much thought and attention to the health of our gums? While it’s common to hear things about

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Quick Dental Tips for a Healthier Mouth

Looking for some straightforward, simple ways to boost your oral (and overall) health? Here are some smart things you can do to encourage better oral wellness for both yourself and your family. Drink More Water Tap water is fluoridated, giving you a boost when it comes to remineralizing week, decalcified tooth enamel. Fluoride also helps

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Teeth Whitening FAQ In Mesa, AZ

Does teeth whitening cause sensitive teeth? One of the most common side effects of teeth whitening is tooth sensitivity. If you have sensitive teeth, be sure to let us know. We can adjust the strength of the whitening gel to be gentler when necessary. It can also help to use a sensitivity toothpaste leading up

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Types of Tooth Replacement Treatments in Mesa

Missing teeth can alter everything from your speech and diet to self-confidence and facial profile. By replacing teeth early, you can limit the impact that they have on your day-to-day activities. Choosing the best tooth replacement treatment in Mesa may feel a little overwhelming for some people. Primarily because today there are so many options

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Dental Implants FAQ

What are dental implants? Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that anchor fixed dental restorations, such as crowns, bridges, or All-on-4 dentures. They serve to recreate missing teeth and are considered today’s “gold standard” for tooth replacement. Is it safe to get dental implants? Absolutely. Implants are one of the most predictable and successful treatments

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Avoid a Summertime Dental Emergency

Did you know that the summer months are some of the most common times to see dental emergencies? Fortunately, most emergency dental appointments can be avoided with the right strategies. Invest in a Protective Sports Mouth guard One of the top two causes of summer dental emergencies is recreational activities, such as sports. When the

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Mesa Pediatric Dentistry Services

Are you looking for a pediatric dentist in Mesa? Eastport Dental is a family-based general dentistry office that offers complete smile care for every member of your household. So instead of you seeing one dentist and bringing your child to a separate pediatric dental office, everyone can be seen under one roof! The Importance of

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TMJ Pain Mesa

What Causes TMJ Disorder?

Constantly struggling with headaches, neck pain, earaches, jaw pain, or popping and clicking in your jaw? You could have undiagnosed TMJ disorder (TMD). The first step in treating TMJ effectively is pinpointing the cause of your joint discomfort. Here are some of the most common underlying factors associated with clinical TMJ disorder.  Misaligned Teeth Do

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