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Bonding: A Perfect Smile is Always in Style

Posted April 13th, 2020

Whether you’ve never been thrilled with your smile, or it lacks the luster it once had, dental bonding is a multipurpose cosmetic and restorative dental procedure that can be performed on patients of all ages. Bonding has the capability to

Do You Have TMJ? You Might Have Sleep Apnea

Posted March 27th, 2020

Your jawbone (the mandible) meets your skull bone (the temporal bone) at the temporomandibular joint or TMJ. On a good day, this joint allows your mouth to open and close, to speak and eat or rest. On a bad day,

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

Posted March 13th, 2020

Accidents are never planned and rarely anticipated, but good dental care is always ready and available 24/7. Like all medical emergencies, dental emergencies require quality care, and fast! Here’s what to do if you think you have a dental emergency

Dental Bridges 101

Posted February 27th, 2020

A hole in your smile is never a positive thing. It negatively affects physical appearance, eating, speaking, and your overall sense of confidence and well-being. Let Gordon Dental Associates bridge the gap between where you are with your smile and

The Science of Tooth Decay

Posted February 13th, 2020

If you’ve visited our blog before, you know that we love to talk about tooth decay. The chances are, everyone has had or will have tooth decay at one point. It is classified by the National Institutes of Health as

What Happens in Your Mouth While You Sleep?

Posted January 27th, 2020

Ah, nighttime… the end of the day, the ceasing of work, and hopefully a good night’s sleep. But did you know things are still happening in your mouth all night long, even if you’re blissfully unaware of it? The St.

Could White Teeth Help You Land a Job Interview?

Posted January 13th, 2020

A recent, three-part study by Crest® puts numbers to what most of us already knew – white teeth are beautiful and powerful! The study used both qualitative and quantitative measures in multiple settings to determine what effect white teeth can

No Tradesies: Packing Mouth-Healthy Lunches for Kiddos

Posted December 27th, 2019

Breakfast is always being touted as the most important meal of the day—and for good reason! It’s important for families to kickstart their day with nutrients that will help them power through school, work, socializing, sports, homework… does anyone else

An Alkaline Diet for Oral Health

Posted December 13th, 2019

Acids and bases might sound like something from far back in your memory, like middle-school science class, but the concept is still very applicable to every aspect of life today. The foods and beverages you consume daily have a very

Top 5 Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

Posted November 27th, 2019

If you’re one of the 40 million Americans with sensitive teeth, you must be familiar with the painful zing that follows a hot drink, a bite of ice cream, or just a deep breath of cold air. These and other