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How Alcoholic Drinks Can Hurt Your Dental Health

With the summer heating up, many adults will enjoy alcoholic drinks responsibly. Having some beer, wine, or mixed drinks by the pool or beachside can be great, but you need to be careful. With all the sugar, carbs, and acids in alcoholic drinks, they can really hurt your dental health.That's why you need to call our Wellesley, MA dental office at 781-304-8172 for a new dental exam. Dr. Tocci ...

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The Secret Dangers Of Untreated Sleep Apnea

Normally, you make at least a little noise when you're sleeping. That's not a big deal. But when you have sleep apnea, you are snoring loudly almost every time to sleep — and that's a big deal because there are many dangers tied to sleep apnea that a lot of people don't know about.If you or someone you love snores all the time, call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172 to ...

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Prevent Gum Disease With Deep Cleaning

Plaque and bacteria can build up right where your teeth and gums meet. If not cleaned, this can irritate your gum tissues and lead to gum disease. This darkens your gums, makes them bleed, and can even make you lose some teeth. That's why you need to call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172 to get a special deep cleaning treatment called scaling and root planing. This gum ...

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Prevent TMJ Pain From Spreading & Getting Worse

It starts out innocently enough. You just have the occasional jaw discomfort, maybe some stiffness there as well. This is often how TMJ disorder starts out. If not properly treated, you can end up with severe pain that spreads through your upper body. TMJ disorder can even lead to lockjaw and debilitating migraines. That's why you need to call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at ...

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The Lucky Accident Of Dental Implants

That empty space in your smile is more than just unattractive. When you are missing a tooth, your other teeth will eventually become crooked because they lack support from that lost tooth. Your bite changes, which can lead to TMJ pain. You can even get cavities and gum disease near that gap. That's why you need to call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172 and make an ...

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Worrying Facts About Gum Disease And You

After you brush, you see a little pink in the sink. You realize that's blood. Is that something to worry about, or do you normally cut your teeth during brushing? If you see any blood after cleaning your teeth, that's a bad sign. In fact, it could mean you have gum disease. This dental condition can lead to some severe problems. Call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at ...

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The Hidden Dangers Of Old Dental Fillings

Most people have at least one filling in their teeth. That's because cavities are probably the most common dental problem in the US. However, another problem comes with old dental fillings. They are not meant to last forever. As you can see in this video, you can even get an infection when an old filling starts to fail. Call our Wellesley, MA dental office at 781-304-8172. Dr. Tocci is your ...

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Don’t Worry, Fluoride Is Still Good For You

For decades now, fluoride has been used to help keep your teeth strong and healthy. That's because studies have shown over and over again that fluoride in toothpaste and drinking water is safe. So when you find bad science online saying fluoride is somehow wrong, don't listen to it.Call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172 to make your next appointment. Because he is so well ...

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Are Dental Veneers Good For Your Smile?

You're ready to make a change. After years of living with teeth that are stained, chipped, or otherwise unsightly, you finally want something done about it. But what can that be?Call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172 to make an appointment for dental veneers. This cosmetic dentistry treatment is great for turning an unsightly smile into one that makes you very proud to ...

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Dental Work That Feels Natural In Your Mouth

Damage teeth need restorations like dental crowns, fillings, and so on. However, you deserve dental work that looks and feels natural in your smile. Dental restorations should feel as much like your natural teeth as possible.That's why you need to call our Wellesley, MA dental office today at 781-304-8172. Dr. Tocci is your Wellesley dentist who can give you a dental restoration so good that ...

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