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Remineralizing Teeth in Sedona

In addition to brushing and flossing, remineralization is a great way to strengthen teeth that have been damaged due to everyday life. The best part is that the body accomplishes much of this on its own. You just need to encourage it. In this article, we’ll discuss how. The Demineralization…
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Fixing a Failed Root Canal

A root canal is a procedure involving the removal of infected pulp and the cleaning and disinfecting of the tooth. The tooth is then sealed to prevent future infection. But what happens if this procedure goes wrong? Root canals can go wrong for any number of reasons. The infection can…
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How Does Fluoride Affect My Teeth?

There are real benefits and risks to using fluoride, so in this article, we’ll try to separate the science from the myth and give you a real sense of what fluoride is and how it works. Why Is There Fluoride in Drinking Water? Fluoride occurs naturally in soil, water, and…
Peak Family Dental Care
January 28, 2020
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How Often Should I Get Dental X-Rays?

Dental X-rays aren’t necessarily the most pleasant of experiences. In fact, they’re rather uncomfortable. Not quite as uncomfortable as a needle in your gums, but still uncomfortable nonetheless. The question then becomes: How often should you have your teeth X-rayed? Well, there are just some things that you can see…
Peak Family Dental Care
January 21, 2020
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Causes & Treatment for Bad Breath

The clinical term for bad breath is halitosis. For some, it can be extremely embarrassing. Drug and convenience stores are chock-full of remedies like gum, mints, and more to obscure bad breath, but what actually prevents it? In some cases, bad breath can be addressed by modifying your dental habits…
Peak Family Dental Care
January 14, 2020
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Treating Toothaches in Cottonwood, AZ

If you have a toothache, you’ve likely scoured the internet looking for home remedies to tide yourself over until you can get in to see the dentist. While these methods may produce short-term alleviation of pain, they don’t treat the underlying cause of the toothache. Toothaches are caused by advanced…
Peak Family Dental Care
December 16, 2019
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Treating Cavities in Cottonwood, AZ

The traditional way of treating cavities is by drilling and filling. If a cavity has just begun in your mouth, there may be other options. But by the time most folks find their way into the dentist’s chair, they’re likely experiencing some kind of tooth pain related to the decay…
Peak Family Dental Care
December 9, 2019

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