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TMJ Awareness Month 2020 – Everything You Need to Know About TMD

November, for every Florida dentist, means it’s TMJ awareness month. TMJ is short for temporomandibular joints, and the associated dysfunction is shortened to TMD. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), over ten million Americans suffer from this condition. Despite that, few people know anything substantial about TMJ/TMD, what it means, […]

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It Chomps In the Family – 8 Important Tips for Great Family Teeth

As any Florida dentist knows, taking care of your teeth starts when you’re a kid. Kids Health notes that more than a quarter of kids between the ages of two and five have at least once untreated cavity. Keeping kids’ teeth healthy throughout their lives relies on parents being aware of the best way to […]


An Independent Smile – 8 Tooth-Friendly Foods for Summer

Everyone’s excited about summer celebrations. And, to be fair, there’s a lot of reason to anticipate them. Between the parties and outdoor cookouts (even with social distancing), there’s a ton of things to look forward to. The last thing that people think about during summertime activities is if a particular food negatively affects their teeth. […]

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Visit the Dentist with No Fear – What is Sedation Dentistry?

Even if you ask the best dentist in Florida, you’ll probably hear a few stories about patients that can’t relax in their dentist chairs. The Journal of Dental Hygiene notes that between 50% – 80% of adults in the United States demonstrate moderate to severe dental anxiety. For many people, the choice of going to […]


7 Tips for Kids Oral Care

As a parent, you want the best for your kids, but the sad truth is that many kids don’t really care about long-term dental health. When you’re a kid, “long-term” means how many days it is till Saturday. With adults, it’s different since you can reason with them, but kids are usually unreasonable. Parents have […]

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More Than Baby Teeth – 6 Common Kids Teeth Woes (And How to Avoid Them)

Kids are like mini-tornadoes, full of energy, and sometimes mild destruction anywhere they land. In the midst of all these are their teeth. Healthy Children mentions that, on average, baby teeth come in around six to twelve months. A kid usually holds onto those baby teeth for a few years, and then they’re replaced. They’re […]


Word to the Wise – 7 Tips to Recover from Wisdom Tooth Removal

The best dentists in Royal Palm Beach remove millions of wisdom teeth every year. Wisdom teeth are important parts of our mouths. If they’re so important, how come dentists remove so many of them a year? Well, the truth is that our mouths have changed a lot since human bodies developed wisdom teeth. Today, our […]

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9 Bits of Dental Advice from Us To You

Dental appointments should happen regularly. However, in between those appointments, you’re responsible for continuing and maintaining your care schedule. We see a lot of issues within our practice where clients show up after a few months with serious problems. Sometimes, these problems could be avoided by following our advice when it comes to taking care […]


DEEP CLEANING

The routine cleanings patients get at the Anderson Dental office are called deep cleanings when the dentist or hygienist goes, well, deep. Deep below the gumline, that is. Right down to the roots of the teeth. In fact, a full-bore deep cleaning includes what’s called root planing. As with regular cleanings at the dentist’s office, […]

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