You Cannot have Good Health Without Good Oral Health

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Have you ever heard of the mouth-body connection? Medical research continues to add evidence that indicates that the health of the gums, teeth, and mouth can serve as a barometer to the overall health of an individual. Oral health may have a direct impact on the health of your heart, your brain, …

Get your Smile Picture-Ready for that Big Event this Summer

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN What do weddings, reunions and vacations have in common? They all tend to happen during the summer months, and they are all events where photos often get taken. Before the cameras or the camera phones come out, you want to make sure you look your best. Does your checklist include your smile? …

Does it Hurt to get Dental Implants?

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Some people are nervous about visiting the dentist. Even we understand why people are nervous when we explain dental implants to them. After all, while implants are a revolutionary way to replace missing teeth — whether they’re gone because of trauma or need to be extracted due to decay — they require …

7 Facts for Invisalign Wearers

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Invisalign is a revolutionary way for the orthodontic dentistry world to straighten teeth. The clear aligners are very popular among adults and teens who want to straighten their teeth discreetly, comfortably and usually in less time than it takes more awkward, uncomfortable, traditional metal braces. Our Invisalign dentist in Greeneville receives lots …

5 Questions to ask at your Next Dental Visit

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Dental visits aren’t only a time for your dentist to check your oral health and a hygienist to give your teeth and gums a deep cleaning. They’re also a time to ask questions and raise any concerns you may have had in the six months since your last checkup at our Erwin …

Keep your Smile Youthful as you Age

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Smiling is one of the simplest but most powerful tools that a human possesses. It radiates warmth, friendliness, happiness and optimism and can make others around us feel at ease and happy. But often with age, people start hiding their smiles because of imperfections in their teeth like misalignment, staining or chips …

Find out how Sleep Apnea can Cause Chronic Headaches

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN A headache can ruin your day. If you suffer from chronic headaches, this can make it difficult to focus on a daily basis – much less concentrate at work or school. Headaches can stem from a variety of factors: stress, dehydration, smoking and even poor posture, just to name a few possible …

What is Causing my Bad Breath?

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Bad breath, medically known as halitosis, can be an embarrassing problem to have, hindering self-confidence and leaving others with a negative impression. Usually, chronic bad breath has an underlying cause, and identifying the cause is the first step toward correcting a bad breath problem. Our family dentist in Erwin has compiled a …

How Smile Makeovers can Improve your Confidence

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN Imagine being able to confidently flash your smile without worrying about crooked, missing, gapped or discolored teeth. Too many people cover their mouths when they’re happy or laughing because something about their smiles bothers them. This does not have to be your reality. Smile makeovers are our office’s way to enhance your …

5 Tips to Maintain a Sparkling Smile

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Serving patients of Erwin, Jonesborough, and Greeneville TN You turn on the TV, go online or turn through a magazine and you see them: celebrity after celebrity with a smile full of perfect-looking teeth. Achieving the beautiful smile you have always wanted is more possible than you might think, thanks to the treatments and procedures used in the specialized field …