teeth whitening

3 Things to Do Before You Get Your Teeth Whitened

Do you look in the mirror to smile and only see a set of yellow teeth smiling back? If you are self-conscious about your smile due to the color, then you should consider making an appointment with Dr. Scott Tamura to get your teeth whitened. However, before you get your teeth whitened, you may have […]

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Don’t Let the Grind Get You!

The dental conditions that we most often talk about are cavities and gum disease. When was the last time you heard someone talking about bruxism? Do you even know what this condition is, or what it can do to your teeth and jaw? If you don’t, you’re not alone. As we just mentioned, there is […]

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The Truth Hiding in your Smile

Smiling is something we do naturally when we are met with any type of joyful situation. Some people even smile inadvertently in stressful situations, and this is actually not a bad thing! What Research Says about a Smile A number of interesting studies have been done in recent years. Each of these studies demonstrate the […]

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Could your Favorite Drink be Damaging your Teeth?

Tooth damage is something we’d all like to avoid. This is evident when we brush and floss, and avoid too much sugar in our diet. Cavities are, after all, a sugar problem, right? Maybe not. Many people have made changes to minimize their exposure to sugar, only to find they still struggle with cavities, or […]

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3 Things to Use Mouthwash For

It used to be that there was only one type of mouth rinse available for dental patients to choose from and it typically involved taking a walk down the drugstore aisle in order to buy one that contained way too much alcohol to be comfortable. However, with many advancements in dental technology, there are several […]

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