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At Home Teeth Straightening – Not the Safest Option

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Orthodontics is an important dental specialty that should only be performed by dentists with additional training. The task of straightening teeth and aligning a patient’s bite should only be performed under the strict supervision of a licensed dental professional. Otherwise you could do real and permanent damage to your jaw, teeth and mouth.

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Quick Guide to Preventing Tooth Decay When Wearing Braces

Although your braces are beneficial, they can also be a disadvantage when it comes to avoiding tooth decay. Here at our Jefferson Valley dental practice, we get a lot of questions on how to prevent the appearance of stained or decayed teeth once the braces are taken off. We understand that a great smile is more than just having a […]

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5 Nutritious Breakfast Ideas for Your Teen With the Tin Grin!

Kids and teens are quite a picky bunch of eaters. What a parent prepares for breakfast may become more challenging once the teen in the household just got himself or herself with braces. At Family Dental Group, we understand that it could be more difficult for parents or guardians to come up with something at breakfast that is by turns […]

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Orthodontic Treatments New York: Fixed & Removable Options

A lot of people with bite issue choose to carry their problem along with them for a long time. They don’t mind the discomfort and the negative effect to their appearance, frankly because they do not know much the dental options to remedy their oral concern. If you have irregular or bad bite (malocclusion), you should not be like those […]

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