Gum Recession : Why Does it Start And How Do We Prevent it??

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Even with best homecare and regular dental visits, you may experience gum recession at some point in your life. This actually affects to some degree the majority of our population. “Gum recession is when the margin of the gum tissue surrounding the teeth wears away, or pulls back, exposing more of the tooth, or the … Read more

Top Dental Tips for Seniors

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As many of you know, due to advancements in medical technology we’re living longer than we ever. By the year 2030, the last of the Baby Boomers will turn 65 and older individuals will account for 20% of our population. While this is wonderful news for all of us, it also presents other issues to … Read more

Tips for Tooth Whitening

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Summer is upon us and many people are starting to think about whitening their teeth. Although there are certain considerations to be made, almost anyone can whiten their teeth. We have several different options here at Dental Care of Sumner. This month we’ll focus on those options and the safety of tooth whitening. Is it … Read more