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General Using Mouthguards to Prevent Sports Injuries

 Dr. Shafer is a proud member of the Academy for Sports Dentistry and he enjoys blending his pa...

Oct 14 • 2 min read
General Bruxism or Teeth Grinding

Do you ever find yourself grinding or clenching your teeth? Teeth grinding is known as bruxism. It's...

Jun 4 • 1 min read
General Understanding the Causes of Sleep Apnea

For some, snoring is merely an inconvenient late-night distraction. What many don’t realize, howeve...

Feb 12 • 2 min read
General Three Steps to a Healthier Smile

Everyone wants their smile to last, but sometimes we fall into bad habits and risk permanent damage...

Feb 5 • 2 min read
General How to Make Your Dental Appointments More Comfortable

Many people are afraid to get dental care. They don’t like the sound of dental instruments, the dis...

Jan 1 • 2 min read
General Sleep Apnea Appliances

Sleep is crucial to maintaining good health, but many people tolerate restless nights because they ...

Dec 25 • 3 min read
General How to Make the Most of Your Life with Dentures

Dentures provide an invaluable improvement to quality of life for people missing multiple teeth. Wh...

Dec 18 • 2 min read
General Dental Tips for the Holidays

When the holiday season approaches, most of the festivities will include an array of sweet beverage...

Dec 11 • 2 min read
General The Stages of Dental Health

It’s essential to understand the many stages of dental care to prepare for upcoming years and prote...

Dec 4 • 2 min read
General Maintaining Oral Hygiene at Home

Taking care of your teeth at home takes daily work. You can’t just go to your routine cleanings eve...

Nov 20 • 3 min read