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Tooth Loss

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Millions of people around the U.S. suffer from tooth loss. If you have ever lost a tooth, you probably know just how much of an impact it can have on the appearance and functionality of your smile. Whether it’s due to injury, tooth decay, periodontal disease, or a genetic condition, missing teeth can cause several problems. Having missing teeth makes …

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Periodontal Health

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The chances of one being cured of periodontal disease and having its effects reversed ultimately depend on what stage the disease is currently in.  At Ford Dental Group, periodontal health is one of our priorities.If it still is in its early stages, following a more thorough oral hygiene routine and visiting our dentist more often for professional cleanings can help cure gum disease and …

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Oral Hygiene

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Helping patients understand the importance of following through with caring for their teeth on a daily basis is the fundamental aspect of dentistry. At Ford Dental Group, our primary goal and responsibility are to help our patients prevent dental disease, including decay and infection. If the patient still encounters disease, we are equipped to restore it, but by taking preventive …

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Oral Cancer Screening

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One of the most important parts of an oral exam is when we screen for oral cancer. While the risk is much greater if someone smokes or uses chewing tobacco, other people can get oral cancer as well. Here at Ford Dental Group, we want you to know that early detection is the best way to treat and beat oral …

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In-Office Teeth Whitening

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Choosing a whitening service at Ford Dental Group is generally the best option for whitening your teeth safely and effectively. While there are a variety of systems available at your local pharmacy or superstore, these options have pros and cons that you need to consider before you use them. Typically, at-home teeth whitening systems are easy to use and come …

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Fluoride Treatment

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Cavities are the most common dental health ailment in the world. Almost all Americans experience a cavity at one time or another in their life. Cavities are caused by acid-producing bacteria that collect around your teeth and gums in a sticky, yellow film called plaque.This film can be cleaned with good oral care, including regular brushing and flossing as well …

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Dental Sealants

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Over 90% of adults in the United States have cavities and about 25% of them have untreated cavities. If you are one of those people who love to have their sweets but are prone to cavities, dental sealants are one of the most effective preventive dental treatments for you.A dental sealant is a thin plastic coating applied to the chewing …

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Cleanings, Exams and Digital X-Rays

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According to the American Dental Association, it is recommended that you brush your teeth twice a day and floss at least once a day. These daily habits are essential components essential for maintaining a healthy mouth. However, they are only a part of the bigger picture. To maintain optimal oral health, the ADA also recommends regular dental cleanings and exams, …

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Preventative Dentistry

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Preventative Dentistry Taking care of your mouth is essential for keeping it healthy and preventing a variety of different oral health issues, such as cavities and gum disease. Keeping your mouth healthy requires a good oral hygiene routine. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that you brush your teeth twice a day and floss once a day. In addition to …

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Membership Club

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Membership Club The Ford Dental Group Membership Club is designed to be an affordable alternative to traditional dental insurance. Whether you are retired, a student, self-employed, or just don’t have access to a group dental plan, we want to help you invest in your dental health. Our three membership options have low monthly fees that cover all of your preventative …