Why Are My Teeth Sensitive?

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sensitive teeth

DO YOU EVER cringe when you watch someone bite into ice cream, or grimmace when you drink sweet tea on a summer day? Are you sometimes fearful of that first sip of hot soup or drink … Read More

Do Dental Fillings Last Forever?

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dental fillings strength

YOU MAY BE SURPRISED TO LEARN that dental fillings don’t last forever! While they are extremely durable and can last years, there will come a time when they will have to be replaced. We Check Your … Read More

Plaque vs. Tartar: What’s The Difference?

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differences between dental plaque and tartar

WE OFTEN GET THE QUESTION from our patients at McOmie Family Dentistry, “What’s the difference between plaque and tartar?” Many people think they are the same thing. There is an important difference between the two, however, … Read More

Take Care Of Your Tooth Enamel

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Proper tooth enamel care

Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body. But don’t let that fool you, tooth enamel is far from invincible. In fact, there are things you may be doing on a regular basis that … Read More