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Smoking and Your Dental Health

September 30, 2022

Most people are aware of the health issues that smoking tobacco causes, organizations have done an amazing job of spreading this knowledge. However, we want to talk about the impact that smoking has on your oral health and what you can do to prevent or minimize complications. Traditionally, tobacco products were marketed as cigarettes and […]

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Making Dental Hygiene Fun for Kids

July 29, 2022

Trips to the dentist can be scary for adults, so kids should not be the exception to this experience. In the same sense, daily oral care has the same issue. Taking care of teeth can be an annoying task and – for a lot of children – another chore that they don’t want to do. […]

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The Most Common Dental Procedures for Kids

May 30, 2022

If you are navigating parenthood for the first time and are confused about what dental procedures may be needed for your child, you are not alone! From your child’s first baby tooth to their first orthodontic appliance, our team at Premier Dental Center in Lockhart is excited to answer your questions. 20% of children between […]

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Dental Procedures During Pregnancy: What Is Safe?

March 29, 2022

You’re expecting! It is such an incredible time when you are pregnant. While you know a little bundle of joy is headed your way, there are some ‘bumps’ you may encounter. Your body is going through a lot of changes – after all, you are growing a whole new person! You will be seeing your […]

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5 Tips for Conquering Your Fear of the Dentist

January 29, 2022

It’s completely normal to feel a little anxious before a dental appointment. But, if your fear is preventing you from getting regular check-ups or undergoing necessary treatments, your teeth may suffer in the long run. The good news is, there are ways to overcome your dental fears so that you can enjoy a healthy, bright […]

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How to Remove Tartar From Your Teeth

November 10, 2021

Most of us are pretty habitual teeth brushers. More than 70% of Americans have indicated that they brush their teeth at least twice per day. While regular brushing and dental routines are great for surface gunk, tartar is a lot harder to clean. Food and bacteria form plaque on the surface of your teeth; when […]

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Why Orange Juice Tastes Bad After You Brush Your Teeth

September 8, 2021

Having a glass of orange juice in the morning can be a great way to start the day. Many people would typically start the day by brushing their teeth first thing in the morning, but how about having a glass of orange juice after that? Not so great, right? Some food combinations like burgers and […]

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