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What is a Underbite?

Underbite is a term for a dental disorder marked by lower teeth reaching further outward than the upper teeth. This disorder is often termed a malocclusion or prognathism of Class III. Some cases of underbite can be complicated, which means that the lower teeth are extremely ahead. Many forms are milder, and almost not noticable. [...]

By |2020-05-22T13:03:28+00:00May 21st, 2020|Dental Care, Dental Professionals, News|0 Comments

How to know if you might need a Root Canal?

What is a Root Canal? Root Canal treatment is a dental procedure that can relieve your pain and save your natural tooth. It eliminates bacteria from the infected Root Canal to prevent reinfection of the tooth and save the natural tooth. Does a the procedure hurt? As the procedure is performed under anesthesia, a root [...]

By |2020-05-19T23:41:37+00:00May 19th, 2020|Dental Care, Dental Professionals, News|0 Comments

What are the white spots on my teeth?

Who doesn't like a healthy, bright set of pearly whites? Unusual discolored areas of enamel can prevent a beautiful smile from truly shining through. These discolored patches can make people feel very self-conscious and negatively impact different aspects of their life. There can be different reasons for the appearance of white spots on teeth such [...]

By |2020-05-11T18:18:26+00:00May 11th, 2020|Dental Care, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 things that will change your mind about flossing!

How does flossing work? Flossing removes plaque and food particles stuck between teeth and promotes an overall healthier mouth. Plaque is a sticky biofilm of bacteria and its build-up can lead to swollen gums, tooth decay, dental cavities, or gum disease. Bacteria irritate the gum tissue, making them inflamed and bleed easily, which breeds more [...]

By |2020-05-11T16:47:14+00:00May 11th, 2020|Dental Care, News|0 Comments

Importance of Instrument Disinfection & Sterilization

There are different processes for cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization. These three are different processes that are commonly collectively referred to as “disinfection” . Cleaning - Simply removing foreign material like dust, soil, and debris to reduce the amount of organisms present on a surface. Disinfection - Removes most pathogenic organisms except bacterial spores. Sterilization - [...]

By |2020-04-30T16:28:48+00:00April 30th, 2020|Dental Care, Dental Professionals, News|0 Comments

The Anatomy of a Tooth

Teeth are not only essential for chewing but they play an important role in speech and facial esthetics. They are also the hardest substances in the human body. A tooth morphologically consists of several parts. The crown is the visible part of the tooth that projects into the oral cavity. The root that descends below [...]

By |2020-03-26T22:04:44+00:00March 26th, 2020|Dental Care, News|0 Comments

We BELIEVE in our CommUNITY!!!

The world as a whole is hurting right now, and it feels like such an uncertain place. We know that all of us are unsure of what tomorrow may hold, and we are all searching for ways to navigate these unchartered waters.  As your dental healthcare provider, we want to ensure you that health and [...]

By |2020-03-24T04:46:11+00:00March 24th, 2020|Dental Care, News|0 Comments

Things You Can Do If You Burn Your Tongue While Eating

Remedies for soothing and healing the pain: Burning your tongue is a common problem when you take a bite or sip of your food or drink without noticing how hot it is. Here are a few remedies that might help to decrease pain and infection. 1. Sip and soothe with cold water Rinse the area [...]

By |2020-03-23T13:57:15+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your Health and Safety

Dear Patients,  With the recent concerns of the spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus, we at Michels & Gauquie Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, wanted to update our patients on the measures we're taking to reduce possible exposure. Rest assured that we ALWAYS employ the highest standards of disinfection and sterilization to protect our patients from any potential [...]

By |2020-03-12T21:46:19+00:00March 12th, 2020|Dental Care, News|0 Comments
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