The Hidden Harm of Vaping: What Your Dentist Wants You to Know

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Vaping has become increasingly popular, particularly among younger people. While it’s often seen as a better alternative to smoking, vaping poses serious risks to dental health.  At Beaverton Dental Center, it’s our goal to provide you with comprehensive information about how various lifestyle choices, including vaping, can impact your dental wellbeing. Have kids? Read on.…

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Don’t Let Sugar Ruin the Health of Your Smile

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Sugar is everywhere. It’s artificially added to the foods we eat and the beverages we drink. Nearly every non-fresh fruit or vegetable you buy at the store includes added sugars that sweeten and preserve the foods on our shelves. At the Beaverton Dental Center, our family dentist advises patients to limit the amount of sugar…

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Tips for Cleaning Your Retainer

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Orthodontic care offers many excellent benefits, including a healthier and better-looking smile. If you need braces in Beaverton, our doctors can refer you to an orthodontist for care. However, even when your treatment is complete, you may still need to wear a retainer to prevent your teeth from shifting back out of position. For it…

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Understanding the Connection Between Gum & Heart Disease

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At our Beaverton dental office, our doctors want patients to better understand how important a healthy mouth is to enjoying a healthy body.  Decades’ worth of research has shown that individuals who develop tooth decay and gum disease have a significantly higher risk of developing a range of chronic illnesses from diabetes to dementia. One…

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