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Dec 15, 2017, 2:03 PM
Dental cavities and tooth decay are the number one childhood disease in America. In fact, around 42%, almost half of all American kids have had dental cavities in their baby teeth. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent your…
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Dec 8, 2017, 12:28 PM
We have a surprising number of parents ask why baby teeth are so important, since they’re just going to fall out anyway. Yes, your child’s baby teeth are temporary, but there’s no shortage of important reasons why you need to…
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Nov 24, 2017, 2:37 PM
We use our teeth every single day, for countless different reasons, but rarely do we sit down and consider exactly how much our teeth do for us, and all the reasons we should be grateful for them.
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Nov 8, 2017, 10:53 PM
Dental fluorosis is a dental issue caused when a child’s baby teeth are exposed to an excessive amount of fluoride in early childhood. Fluorosis is mainly a cosmetic issue, causing white spots or streaks on the teeth and a…
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Oct 20, 2017, 7:49 PM
Here at Balota Dentistry, we think Halloween is a lot of fun! However, it is the most sugary holiday of the year, and we want to make sure our patients are keeping their teeth protected from all that dangerous Halloween…
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Sep 29, 2017, 7:03 AM
If your child is suffering from bleeding gums, there’s no need to worry. There can be a number of different causes for bleeding gums in childhood. While most are quite benign, there is a chance your child could be suffering…
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Sep 11, 2017, 4:37 PM
Most dental patients feel like they have a pretty good idea of how to properly brush their teeth. Because we start brushing our own teeth between the ages of 4-7, most of us think we know what we’re doing. However, there’s a…
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Aug 25, 2017, 3:43 PM
Gum disease can cause feelings of embarrassment and even isolation, but you should rest assured knowing that you aren’t alone. In fact, around 47% of Americans will suffer from some form of gum disease. You’re in good…
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Aug 9, 2017, 10:06 PM
In the event of a dental emergency, we should be the first call you make. Balota Family Dentistry has time set aside for emergency procedures, so we can fit you into our schedule sooner rather than later. However, we’ve had…