Author Archives for Chandler Dental Center

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How Can a Dentist Help You With Sleep Apnea?

July 19, 2021 7:35 pm Published by Comments Off on How Can a Dentist Help You With Sleep Apnea?

Do you suffer from fatigue and headaches during the day or wake up multiple times a night? Does your partner complain about your snoring? You might have sleep apnea. Read our blog post to learn how the dentist can help with your sleep apnea.


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Can You Avoid a Tooth Extraction?

July 12, 2021 7:03 pm Published by Comments Off on Can You Avoid a Tooth Extraction?

While there are great tooth replacement options available today, we always want to save a natural tooth if we can. Check out our blog post to learn what you can do to avoid a tooth extraction!


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5 Tips for Choosing a Local Dentist

June 28, 2021 10:25 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 Tips for Choosing a Local Dentist

Searching for a new dentist for you and your family? Many patients stick with their dental practice for decades, even for life! So it’s an important decision. Check out our blog post where we offer some tips to help you find a dentist that’s the best fit for you and your family.


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Tooth Extraction Aftercare: the Dos & Don’ts

June 21, 2021 9:58 pm Published by Comments Off on Tooth Extraction Aftercare: the Dos & Don’ts

Tooth extractions are a pretty common part of dental care. Whether it's wisdom teeth or something else, many of us will have at least one extraction in our lifetime. Read our blog post where we go over the dos and don’ts to help you heal quickly after a tooth extraction.


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What Happens When You Don’t Clean Your Tongue

June 14, 2021 9:35 pm Published by Comments Off on What Happens When You Don’t Clean Your Tongue

You brush, you floss, and you visit the dentist for your routine visits, but do you floss your tongue? It might be time to add tongue cleaning to your regular dental care routine. Read our blog post where we let you know why it’s so important.


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How Often Should You Floss?

June 7, 2021 8:46 pm Published by Comments Off on How Often Should You Floss?

If you aren’t flossing regularly, you’re leaving your teeth vulnerable to some serious dental issues, including decay and gum disease. Check out our blog post where we let you know how often you should be flossing and why it’s so important that you do.


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What Is TMD & How Is It Treated?

May 26, 2021 5:49 pm Published by Comments Off on What Is TMD & How Is It Treated?

You have two joints that connect your skull to your lower jaw. Like a hinge, these joints let you open and close your mouth. When these joints or the muscles around them aren’t working as they should, it’s called TMD or temporomandibular disorder. Read our blog post to learn what causes these problems and how we treat the disorder.


woman looks in the mirror to brush her teeth to maintain good gum health

Tips for Maintaining Optimal Gum Health

May 19, 2021 5:21 pm Published by Comments Off on Tips for Maintaining Optimal Gum Health

When you brush and floss, you aren’t only caring for your teeth. Your gums need just as much attention. Read our blog post for tips on maintaining great gum health.


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What to Expect When Getting a Root Canal

May 12, 2021 4:54 pm Published by Comments Off on What to Expect When Getting a Root Canal

When a tooth becomes infected, it can’t heal on its own. You’ll experience symptoms like throbbing pain, sensitivity, swollen gums, and more. Root canals remove the infection, relieve your pain, and save your tooth! Check out our blog post to learn what you should expect during the root canal procedure.