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Why Clear Aligners by Invisalign® May Just be the Perfect Choice!

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What is stopping your from maintaining the perfectly straight smile that you deserve? Are metal brackets holding you back from achieving your dream smile? Learn how clear aligners can help you get that perfect smile! We get it, as effective as traditional braces can be, it can take years to effectively straighten your smile – all the […]

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Motivate Your Kids to Brush with the Brush DJ App

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  Need a motivational tool to get your kids brushing their teeth regularly and correctly? Look no further! The Brush DJ App was created for just this purpose. You can download Brush DJ for free on the Apple App Store or on Google Play. Creating good oral hygiene habits doesn’t just happen. It takes time and attention, […]

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3 Extremely Useful Resources to Learn All About Root Canals

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  You’ve been told you need a root canal, and understandably, you now have questions: What exactly IS a root canal? Is it going to hurt? What can you expect when you go in for treatment? We want to make it easier on you, so we’ve rounded up some great online resources that will help answer […]

Good oral health can prevent breast cancer. October calendar with a 'get checked' reminder for breast cancer awareness month

How Good Oral Health May Prevent Breast Cancer

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  Do you notice an increase in pink every October? From politicians to football players to community members, the color seems to pop up everywhere! Since 1985, when National Breast Cancer Awareness Month was founded, October has been designated as a time to increase awareness of this deadly disease. Pink ribbons – and pink in general – point […]

To floss or not to floss? The importance of flossing has recently been questioned.

Flossing: Important or Not? [Infographic]

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  There has recently been some controversy over the importance of flossing – is flossing really necessary to maintain healthy teeth? Despite conflicting reports, dentists defend keeping flossing a priority. Don’t toss your floss into the trash just yet – there are several sound reasons to keep flossing a part of your daily oral care routine. According […]

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Overcoming Dental Anxiety – Never Fear The Dentist Again

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  Are you afraid of the dentist? Have you ever put off dental work because of some form of dental anxiety? If so, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that 3 out of 4 people have at least some fear of going to the dentist! For millions, their fears extend beyond a nervous stomach or apprehension to make an appointment. Studies […]

A young overweight boy looking unhappy shows that Childhood Obesity has reached Epidemic Proportions

Childhood Obesity – Weighing the Risks and Solutions

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  We all want the best for the kids in our lives. We work hard every day to provide for them and plan for their futures. But according to the latest statistics, 1 in 5 of our children is facing a serious risk to their health due to childhood obesity. September is Childhood Obesity Awareness […]

Dental implants are an ideal solution for missing teeth.

Are Dental Implants the Right Solution for Your Missing Teeth?

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  Do you hide your smile because of missing teeth? If so, imagine what it would feel like to correct the problem, knowing you could smile again with confidence! Attaining a healthy, beautiful smile again doesn’t just have to be a dream – it could be a reality with dental implants. Why choose dental implants? There are […]

You can maintain healthy teeth while traveling with these essential tips.

8 Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

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  What are your travel plans this summer? Whether you’re planning a long weekend at the beach, a rustic camping adventure, or an international getaway, no doubt you’re excited about your upcoming escape. The house-sitter is booked, your bags are packed…but do you have everything you need to maintain healthy teeth while traveling? It can be […]

Chad rides Obliteride for Cancer Research

A 100 Mile Obliteride to Help Cancer Research Center

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Chad Mortenson, a patient here at Fidler on the Tooth, as well as a local financial advisor at Edward Jones Investments will be participating in a 100 mile bike ride for the Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center called the Obliteride. Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center dedicates a weekend for donators and bicycle riders to help […]