The 5 Best Things You Can Do For Your Teeth During Cold & Flu Season

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Being sick is no fun, and at this time of year, it seems like viruses and infections are everywhere. If you’re unlucky enough to catch a cold or the flu, it can be tempting to just curl up in bed and not do anything until it passes. But when you’re sick, it’s actually more important […]

Lasers in Dentistry for 2017 at Exceptional Smiles Family Dentistry

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At Exceptional Smiles Family Dentistry, we offer you the most up-to date dental and medical technology both in equipment and procedures to be able to provide top-notch patient care. When Kenneth R. Eye II evaluates a new technology whether it be new equipment or a new procedure he looks at the independent research and clinical […]

5 Symptoms That Mean You Could Be At Risk For Gum Disease

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Gum disease, or periodontitis, is one of the most prevalent ailments in America. Nearly half of adults over 30 have some form of periodontitis, and that number goes up to over 70 percent at age 65 and older. Gum disease can cause many issues with your oral health, but that’s not where the damage stops—it […]

Dr. Eye’s Tips on How to Choose the Right Toothbrush For You

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Brushing your teeth is one of the most important things you do every day. It helps prevent cavities, gum disease, and the embarrassment of realizing you’ve been talking to people with food in your teeth all day. But toothbrushes aren’t one-size-fits-all–they come in a lot of different varieties for a reason.   The right toothbrush […]

10 Dental Tips From Dr. Eye For A Happy (And Healthy) Halloween

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Halloween is best known for two things: costumes and candy. And while dressing up and getting free sweets is a lot of fun, the candy can have some not-so-fun effects later on. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still participate in the festivities; it just means you need to take some precautions.   Here are […]

5 Toothbrush Timer Apps to Make Your Kids Love Brushing Their Teeth

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When it comes to taking care of your family’s dental care, brushing and flossing your teeth is one of the most important things you do every day. For kids, it can also be one of the most boring. For some parents, it can turn into a daily fight. We’ve already shared our 10 Tips for […]

5 Dental Tips From Dr. Eye to Send Your Kids Back to School Smiling

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It’s almost that time again: the hectic, busy time of year when kids head back to school. With everything else that’s going on, it can be easy to forget that your kids’ dental health is just as important to their overall success as the time they spend hitting the books.  According to the Center for Disease […]

How to Baby Your Teeth During Pregnancy

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  If you’re not up on the latest oral-systemic link, it may seem odd that pregnancy affects your teeth, but it does! At the same time, your dental health has a very real effect on your developing baby. Many articles report that poor dental habits have been associated with premature delivery, intrauterine growth restriction, gestational diabetes, and […]