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Replace Missing Teeth – Dentures & Dental Implants

Posted September 13th, 2016

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 practical factors will determine which solution is best

5 Reasons to Treat Your Gum Disease

Posted August 27th, 2016

You might not even know it, but you probably have gum disease. 3 out of 4 people do! But, the good news is that it is easily treatable, especially when caught in its early stages. Gordon Dental Associates can help

Ice Cravings – A Sign of Something Worse?

Posted August 13th, 2016

Know someone who asks for extra ice just so they can chew on it? It’s interesting because, we keep hearing that chewing ice is not healthy for your teeth. So, is it best to stop chewing ice? Absolutely, and there

The Benefits of Composite Fillings

Posted July 27th, 2016

Traditionally, dentists have used what’s known as amalgam, or special metal alloys to fill cavities. However, modern dental medicine has advanced to the point that Dr. Jeremy Gordon can offer St. Augustine patients a much better option for filling holes

Tips from Your St. Augustine Dental Hygienist: Candy and Your Teeth

Posted July 13th, 2016

Dr. Gordon is not the type of dentist that will tell St. Augustine residents they can’t ever eat candy. In fact, none of us at Gordon Dental will tell you that, because we all love candy. Everyone loves candy! However,

Crowns, Bridges, Dentures, and Implants: The Facts

Posted June 24th, 2016

There are lots of ways to deal with missing or damaged teeth. You’ve probably heard one of us at Gordon Dental Associates talking about implants, dentures, bridges, and crowns, but have you ever wondered what they are and how they

Is it ever too late for dental work?

Posted June 17th, 2016

Let’s be honest. If you are like most St. Augustine folks, you’ve probably put off going to the dentist at one time or another. Some of us have even avoided seeing a dentist for years at a time. In fact,

DDS vs. DMD: A Dental Degree Breakdown

Posted May 13th, 2016

If you are looking for a dentist in St. Augustine, 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

Crack Down on Cracked Tooth Syndrome

Posted February 29th, 2016

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