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  • Toothbrushing Tips
    October is National Dental Hygiene Month. It’s a great time to talk about your first line of dental defense: your toothbrush. Are you getting the most out of your tooth-brushing Read more
  • Jimmy Fallon Can’t Catch a Break - Except in His Tooth
    Want to know the exact wrong way to pry open a stubborn lid? Just ask Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC-TV’s popular “Tonight Show.” When the 40-year-old funnyman had trouble Read more
  • FAQs About Pediatric Dentistry
    Even though baby teeth are not meant to last forever, they serve some very important functions for the time they are around. Healthy baby teeth allow your child to Read more
  • Why
    Mayim Bialik has spent a good part of her life in front of TV cameras: first as the child star of the hit comedy series Blossom, and more recently Read more
  • New Saliva Test may Help Identify Oral Cancer Earlier
    A half million people are diagnosed every year with oral cancer. While other cancers are more prevalent, oral cancer is among the most dangerous with only a fifty percent Read more
  • Any Time, Any Place: Cam Newton's Guide to Flossing
    When is the best time to floss your teeth: Morning? Bedtime? How about: whenever and wherever the moment feels right? For Cam Newton, award-winning NFL quarterback for the Carolina Panthers, Read more
  • You Don't have to Suffer from Irritating Canker Sores
    We've all had them — tiny sores that pop up seemingly out of nowhere under the tongue or the inside of the cheek. They're named aphthous ulcers, but are Read more
  • Dental Crowns for the King of Magic
    You might think David Copperfield leads a charmed life:  He can escape from ropes, chains, and prison cells, make a Learjet or a railroad car disappear, and even appear Read more
  • Gum Infection Around Tooth Roots Calls for Immediate Action
    Many people learn they have periodontal (gum) disease after noticing gum swelling, soreness or bleeding. But what you can see or feel may be only the tip of the Read more
  • Actor David Ramsey Says: Don't Forget to Floss!
    Can you have healthy teeth and still have gum disease? Absolutely! And if you don’t believe us, just ask actor David Ramsey. The cast member of TV hits such Read more
  • Keep an Eye on Your Young Children's Fluoride Intake
    We've known for a long time that fluoride strengthens tooth enamel against decay. We've also learned that fluoride consumption early in life pays later dividends with healthier teeth. But while Read more
  • Jamie Foxx Chips a Tooth - This Time by Accident!
    Some people are lucky — they never seem to have a mishap, dental or otherwise. But for the rest of us, accidents just happen sometimes. Take actor Jamie Foxx, Read more
  • Welcome to Our Blog!
    Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist in the Portland, OR area, we’re excited you are here. With the dental industry advancing, we recognize the importance Read more

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