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How Can I Replace My Missing Teeth?

If only our teeth would last a lifetime, problem-free. Unfortunately, it’s not that easy. Teeth require a lot of attention and care. And oftentimes, when we’re older, teeth begin to decay or wear away, no matter how careful we may be. Read our blog post for a look at the options available for replacing missing or damaged teeth.

Is Snoring Related to My Oral Health?

If you or your partner (or both) snore, you’re not alone: around 90 million Americans snore. Although you may think of snoring as just a nuisance, it can have serious consequences and may be an indication of a more serious underlying health condition: sleep apnea. Read our blog post to learn about the relationship between snoring and oral health.

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Affording Dental Care While Uninsured

Insurance can be great, if you’ve got it. If you and your family don’t have dental insurance, that doesn’t mean you can’t get great dental care at an affordable cost. Read our blog post to learn about the options available to uninsured patients at Red Oak Family Dentistry.

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Christmas Tree Charity Event

We are dedicated to getting in the holiday spirit and giving back to our community. This year, we’ve organized a synchronized Christmas tree light show to gather donations for the Samaritan Inn. We believe the holiday season is a time to spread love and participate in our local community. Read our blog post for details.

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What Causes Lockjaw?

To many, lockjaw is synonymous with tetanus, which is a bacterial infection that is characterized by painful muscle spasms and can even lead to death. But lockjaw can occur even if you don’t have tetanus. Read our blog post to learn about lockjaw, it’s causes and treatments.

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Southwest Dental Conference

We are committed to continuing education and remaining current on the latest techniques and technologies. Last month, our entire dental team attended the Southwest Dental Conference in Dallas, Texas. We gained extensive training in a number of areas and had a great time while doing so. Read on to learn more about our trip!