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Have you heard of NightLase®? Probably not. It is an exciting and innovative procedure that uses light energy to tighten the soft tissue in the back of the mouth in order to reduce snoring. It has been in use in Europe, Canada and South America since 2010. There is no need for needles, anesthesia and

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Are you looking to get a brighter, whiter smile? This summer, we are offering a special price for quick, comfortable, and effective teeth whitening! Our summer whitening special includes two-parts: a professional in-office treatment and a set of professional grade take-home trays. The in-office portion of the treatment can be completed in as little as

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Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, affects a large number of adults. Periodontal infections can be caused by a variety of different factors, so for some patients, it may seem that regular brushing and flossing is not enough. Thankfully, my practice is fully equipped to treat these issues and help keep periodontal disease at

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Using BOTOX® injections can be very effective in treating certain types of TMJ issues. TMJ pain can be caused by excessive muscular contractions, from clenching, grinding or other parafunctional habits. In other words: overuse of muscle activity. Another term used is myofacial pain dysfunction. Tension, fatigue and muscle spasm may indicate the need for BOTOX®

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Those who liked our Facebook page were automatically entered into a drawing to win an iPad, and Nancy Delfino won! Thank you to everyone for your support and participation. Enjoy your new gadget, Nancy!

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My friends at Rosemont Media recently asked me to extend my reach by including social media. I am from the generation where it was unprofessional to advertise and market. Now I am being asked if I would be interested in tweeting to Twitter and posting to Facebook. I have been resistant to get involved with

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If you are one of the many people who suffer from gum disease, you may already know a deep cleaning is usually the best way to bring your mouth back to optimal health. Traditional methods for this procedure can often be extremely time consuming and sometimes a bit uncomfortable for the patient. To improve upon

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The privilege to see a patient has been a real gift for me from the day I received my doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Dental Medicine. In these days that medicine has been devalued by insurers and ACA (Affordable Care Act, AKA 'Obamacare'), I believe in the search for excellence. Mediocrity is

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Gum recession can occur even for those who are diligent with their oral care. If you are brushing too aggressively, you might be causing damage to your gums. Periodontal disease is another common cause for gum recession. In most cases, dentists use a surgical grafting procedure to remedy this issue. The downside to this is

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