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The Best Way to Remove Debris Stuck in Your Gums

Have you ever been eating some food when suddenly something--pieces of food or meat fibers--get stuck between your teeth or in your gum line? Normally this is uneventful, as you can simply rinse the material away with lukewarm salt water or mouthwash. But sometimes this can present a problem, especially if you have a habit of chewing on non-food objects,... read more »

Basic First Aid Considerations for a Damaged Bridge

When Dr. John P. Blake restored your missing or lost tooth with a bridge it was intended to stand the test of time. Unfortunately, there are times when the pervasive bacteria of advanced gum disease, or a blow to the face, can damage a part of your bridge or even break one of the abutments that anchor it in your... read more »