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Did George Washington Really Have Wooden Teeth?

When he became the first president of the United States, George Washington had only one real tooth left! You heard right—just ONE. Everyone has heard something about this great man and his dental history, but if you heard that Washington

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Crack Down on Cracked Tooth Syndrome

Cracked tooth syndrome (CTS), also known as cracked cusp syndrome or split tooth syndrome, is a painful condition that results from a crack in one of your teeth. CTS can mean anything from a tiny hairline split in the crown

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DDS vs. DMD: A Dental Degree Breakdown

If you are looking for a dentist in Incline Village, you may have picked up on the fact that there are two types of dental degrees – DDS and DMD. Perhaps you’ve noticed that there are far more of one

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Dental Insurance FAQ: the Basics

At Incline Dental Care, we understand that dental insurance can be a tricky thing to navigate. Evaluating dental plans and considering deductibles, benefits, which treatments are covered, and the mountain of other information insurance companies provide can be a headache

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5 Common Dental Myths: Fact or Fiction?

When it comes to ridiculous beliefs on dental hygiene and treatment, we’ve heard just about everything. However, the most dangerous ones usually aren’t quite so over the top. Unfortunately, a number of dental myths are floating all over Incline Village,

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Trend Alert – Oil Pulling

Trend Alert – Oil Pulling What is oil pulling?   Claiming everything from whiter teeth and healthier gums to decreased body aches and pains, oil pulling is the latest trend in DIY detox therapies. Newly popular among celebrities and lovers

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Can You Treat a Toothache at Home?

Can You Treat a Toothache at Home?   When you’re suddenly struck with a toothache, floating ideas of home remedies may quickly come to mind. Whether you heard it from your great aunt or saw it on Pinterest, at-home treatments

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Soft Food Recipes – What to Eat After Dental Work

Soft Food Recipes – What to Eat After Dental Work   You did it! You got the consultation, booked the appointment, and you actually showed up on the big day. You saw the dentist and now all of that effort

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Replace Missing Teeth – Dentures & Dental Implants

Replace Missing Teeth – Dentures & Dental Implants So you’re missing a tooth—or a few! An apple a day will not take care of this one, unfortunately. It’s time to consider dentures or dental implants. A variety of personal and

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The Story of Caries Prevention

The Story of Caries Prevention If we told you that your mouth is the site of a constant battle between teeth and bacteria, would you believe us? Alright, maybe it’s not that dramatic, but the fact that Incline Village teeth

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