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Receding Gums

Janie from Portland has a problem.  She is 17 and her gums hurt around her lower front teeth. When she came in, her gums were very sore and swollen around her lower right incisor and the gums (or gingiva for those dentally inclined) were receded down the tooth root...

Dental Fears

Many of the young children I see are coming to the dentist for the first time.  They have no experience of dentistry yet they are often fearful.  Why? I believe that children pick up both verbal and non-verbal messages from parents, siblings, friends, and even TV...

The Best Toothpaste

There are so many types of toothpastes available that I often get asked by parents, “Which toothpaste should I use?”. These basic types of toothpaste are available: non-fluoridated fluoridated highly fluoridated sensitive formula tartar control formula...