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Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

When it comes to tooth decay, it's important to know the main culprit - acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities. 

All About Zirconia Crowns: What They Are, How They’re Made

Zirconia is a ceramic material used to make strong, long-lasting dental crowns. Zirconia crowns offer advantages over composite ceramic crowns and can be made in one…

The Why, When, How and Where of Tongue Scraping

Imagine it's still winter... you're standing at the door, ready to brave the cold. You're layered up with three shirts and a sweatshirt, your heavy winter coat, and two layers of sock underneath...

Mythbusters: SureSmile Aligners

Are you ready to smile with confidence again? Maybe the idea of wearing braces is unappealing? Have you heard about clear aligners and you're just not sure about? Well, White River Dental is here...

The Scoop About SureSmile

SureSmile® is an orthodontic treatment that works to progressively straighten teeth through the wearing of clear, custom-made, removable aligners.

When is a Dental Crown Needed?

Because dental crowns are so frequently recommended, many dentists find that patients are confused about why they need one.

Are Dental X-Rays Safe?

Some of the most common questions we get at White River Dental have to do with dental x-rays: Are they safe? Why do I or my kids need them? And how often should I get them?

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Bad Dental Habits To Break

Nobody’s perfect. We all pick up bad habits along the way. Even our oral health isn’t immune. Try as you may, odds are you’ve picked up a habit or two in the name of convenience.

When is Laughing Gas Used in Dentistry?

Although nitrous oxide has been in use for over 150 years, many patients don't even know it is an option when it comes to their dental needs. The use of nitrous oxide and dental sedation allow patients to remain relaxed during a dental procedure.

What Causes Tooth Discoloration

Ever look at a photo of yourself from only a few years ago and ask yourself, "Huh, did my teeth look a bit brighter back then?" We definitely do.

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