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Negative Effects of Nail Biting

Nail biting is a bad habit that often begins early in life as a response to stress or boredom, or sometimes as a subconscious reaction to nervousness. While the habit tends to fade as we get older, it’s estimated that…
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Understanding Dental X-Rays

When you come to your appointments at our dental offices in Cincinnati, there’s a good chance we may recommend taking some x-rays of your mouth. And for good reason. Dental x-rays are critical in helping us detect a number of…
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The Importance of Measuring Gum Pockets

The process of measuring gum pockets, also known as periodontal charting, is pretty simple and should be painless as long as there is no infection. At our dental offices in Cincinnati, when we do a periodontal charting, you’ll hear us…
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The Oral Health Dangers of Smokeless Tobacco

April is recognized as Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and while many people know the risks associated with smoking tobacco, the teams at our dental offices in Cincinnati want to make sure our patients and neighbors know that just because smokeless…