A Dose of Summer Sun Can Help Protect Our Teeth  

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There’s something comforting about getting outside and soaking up the summer sun. After all, it’s warm, it helps improve our mood, and, as your dentist in Erdenheim knows, it can also help protect our teeth. It’s true. The overall and oral health benefits of getting out into the sun every day are plentiful thanks to… Read more →

What You Need to Know About Lip and Tongue Piercings  

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Oral piercings, including lip and tongue piercings, are nothing new. In fact, they have actually been around since the Mayans. However, this form of self-expression doesn’t come without its risks. If you’re considering getting your lip or tongue pierced, read this information from your dentist in Erdenheim before you go under the needle.  Know The… Read more →

The Importance of Regular Dental Cleanings

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Everyone knows that your bi-annual visits to the dentist help get your teeth squeaky clean. After all, they’re called hygiene visits for a reason. But your dentist in Erdenheim believes that these twice-a-year appointments are more important than the cleaning alone. In fact, your bi-annual dental appointments do so much more.  Prevention is Key Every… Read more →

Best Foods for Teeth

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National Nutrition Month, which is celebrated every March, strives to help Americans better understand how eating right can help keep them healthy. While it’s certainly true that what we eat affects our overall health, your dentist in Erdenheim wants you to know that our food choices also play a key role in our oral health. … Read more →

Where’s Your Tongue Supposed to Rest in Your Mouth?

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man sticking out tongue

Have you ever heard of something called tongue posture? How about tongue positioning? Chances are you probably haven’t, but it’s a very real thing that can cause some very real problems if done incorrectly. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Erdenheim covers what tongue posture is, why it’s important to have proper tongue posture,… Read more →

The Truth About Kids and Cavities

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young girl brushing teeth

Cavities are one of the most common dental concerns we hear about at our children’s dental office in Erdenheim. While worries about cavities are valid, since they can lead to pain, sensitivity, and more serious oral health conditions, there are many beliefs about cavities that just aren’t true. Join us as we look at some… Read more →