If My Child Brushes and Flosses, Does She Need a Dental Cleaning?

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Today’s post focuses on professional dental cleanings. You might wonder if your child needs a professional dental cleaning if you already practice dental hygiene daily at home. The answer is that both processes are vital because they work in tandem to maintain oral health. Doctor Almeida encourages patients to practice preventative dentistry by: Brushing Flossing […]

Gum Disease Linked To Alzheimer’s: Keep Those Gums Healthy!

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As if you needed another reason to keep your gums in first-rate condition. Scientists have found a link between bacteria that cause periodontitis (advanced gum disease) and Alzheimer’s Disease. Porphyomonas gingivalis is a bacteria that often leads to chronic periodontitis. The bacteria was discovered in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients. The research study, “Porphyromonas gingivalis […]

3 Important Reasons To Choose Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center

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An Educated Pediatric Dentist Like other dental specialists (endodontists and prosthodontists, for example), Drs. Almeida and Bell have advanced dental training. After years of rigorous dental school, our pediatric dentists undertook an additional two years of pediatric dental training. That’s one of the reasons Drs. Almeida and Bell are the most qualified to provide dental care […]

Do You Grind Your Teeth While You Sleep?

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Here is the Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center guide to treating teeth grinding. Understand Most teeth grinding will occur while sleeping. Regular teeth grinding might lead to a sore jaw or headaches in the mornings. While anxiety or stress can be contributors, they are not the only reasons that grinding may appear, as it […]

Do I Need A Dental Cleaning If I Brush And Floss At Home?

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Today’s post focuses on professional dental cleanings. You might wonder if you need a professional dental cleaning if you already practice dental hygiene daily at home. The answer is that both processes are essential because they work in tandem to maintain oral health. We encourage patients to practice preventative dentistry by: Brushing Flossing Healthy diet […]