Author Archives for Seastone Dental


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What Is the Difference Between TMJ & TMD?

November 9, 2021 10:03 pm | Published by

Do you wake up with extreme jaw pain, or hear a strange clicking sound whenever you move your jaw? You might be experiencing TMJ/TMD issues. Although TMJ/TMD are often used interchangeably, they actually mean completely different things. Check out our blog post where we define TMJ, TMD, and discuss how we can treat your jaw pain effectively.

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Ways of Treating a Chipped Tooth

October 26, 2021 7:01 pm | Published by

Chipping a tooth can be a pretty scary experience. It’s an unwanted event, of course, but the good news is that there are ways of treating a chipped tooth that will leave your smile looking and feeling brand new! Read our blog post to learn about a few ways of treating a chipped tooth.

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Can You Brush Your Teeth Too Hard?

September 29, 2021 5:45 pm | Published by

Brushing your teeth twice a day is one of the most important steps you can take to keep your teeth clean and healthy. However, it’s best to practice moderation and not brush too frequently or too aggressively. Read our blog post for our brushing recommendations!

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Family Dentist

August 12, 2021 8:48 pm | Published by

Are you on the hunt for a new family dentist? Whether you’re searching for one because you just moved to a new town or because you’re not happy with your current healthcare provider, there are a few important things to consider to help you make your decision. Read our blog post for details!

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Should a Tooth Extraction Hurt?

July 20, 2021 8:22 pm | Published by

In a perfect world, you would keep all your natural teeth for your whole life. There are certain cases, however, where a tooth extraction is the best thing for your health. Read our blog post to find out if this process hurts.

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What to Expect When Getting Teeth Removed

June 22, 2021 7:49 pm | Published by

If you’re due to get a tooth extraction, there’s no need to fret. Extractions are routine procedures, and you’ll be kept comfortable as with any other dental procedure. Check out our blog post to learn more about what to expect from your extraction.

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Do I Need Root Canal Therapy?

May 25, 2021 6:46 pm | Published by

No one ever wants to get root canal therapy, but when you need it, you shouldn’t waste time seeking dental treatment in order to protect your smile. Read our blog post to learn about the signs you may need a root canal.

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How Do Dental Bridges Work?

April 26, 2021 6:58 pm | Published by

Missing multiple teeth can impact your wellbeing and self-esteem. Dental bridges are a wonderful way to boost the overall appearance and function of your smile. Read our blog post to learn how dental bridges work to restore your smile.

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Can My Child See a Regular Dentist?

January 31, 2021 12:11 am | Published by

Check out our blog post to discover the benefits of bringing your child to see a family dentist. Seastone Dental treats patients of all ages. Contact us today to schedule appointments for your entire family!