How Is An Urgent Dental Care Office Different Than A Regular Dentist?

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How is an urgent care dentist different than a regular dentist? Both dentists perform general dental procedures. But an urgent care practice does more. 5 ways urgent care dental practices are different: They are open after normal business hours and on the weekends They provide same-day treatment and pain relief They treat walk-in patients without […]

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 […]

Five Facts About Enamel Erosion

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Our teeth work hard and are constantly under assault. It’s no wonder that nature encases them with an armor of enamel—the hardest substance in the body. Sadly, enamel erosion is extremely widespread, though largely preventable. Enamel’s chief enemies are acidic foods and beverages. Other factors that can weaken enamel or wear it away are some […]

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 […]