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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Could A Dental Checkup Save Your Life?
...Dentists also regularly screen for diseases specific to the mouth — such as oral cancer, which has a much better chance of being cured when it is caught at an early stage...

Sofia Vergara: 'Obsessed' With Oral Hygiene
... Oral cancer screening...

4 Dental Care Areas to Keep in Mind for the Senior Adult in Your Life
...Besides cleanings, these visits are also important for monitoring signs of tooth decay, periodontal (gum) disease and oral cancer...

Patients with HIV Must Pay Close Attention to Their Oral Health
...Patients also have higher risks for dry mouth, oral cancer and periodontal (gum) disease...

While Usually Benign, Lichen Planus Lesions Should Still be Examined
... Perhaps the greatest concern with lichen planus, though, is it may resemble more serious conditions, particularly oral cancer...

Stay Hydrated in Winter for Better Year-Round Oral Hygiene
...Consuming alcoholic beverages can cause dry mouth, and may increase the risk of oral cancers...

4 Supposed Health Dangers in Dental Care That Aren't Dangerous
...The idea, though, has been thoroughly disproved, most recently by a 2013 oral cancer study that found not only no evidence of increased cancer, but an actual decrease in cancer risk following root canal treatment...

3 Things You Should Do to Protect Your Teeth Later in Life
...Disease monitoring and screening are more in-depth for older adults who are more prone to tooth decay, gum disease and oral cancer...

How to Protect Dental Health in the Later Years of Life
...Besides professional cleanings, dentists also check for problems that increase with aging, such as oral cancer...