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Caring for Your Dentures

Posted December 13th, 2016

The image of a glass full of false teeth on the nightstand is plastered all throughout popular culture. You would think that soaking your dentures in water and cleaner is sufficient, but Dr. Jeremy Gordon reminds us that proper denture

The Story of Caries Prevention

Posted November 27th, 2016

If we told you that your mouth is the site of a constant battle between teeth and bacteria, would you believe us? Alright, maybe it’s not that dramatic, but the fact that St. Augustine teeth are always at risk of

Need a Tooth Extraction? Don’t Be Afraid!

Posted November 13th, 2016

We’ve all had a toothache at some point or another. While you should always consult your St. Augustine dentist, it’s not always a serious problem. Often, the issue can be fixed with a simple filling or a root canal. However,

5 Common Dental Myths: Fact or Fiction?

Posted October 27th, 2016

When it comes to ridiculous beliefs on dental hygiene and treatment, we’ve heard just about everything. However, the most dangerous ones usually aren’t quite so over the top. Unfortunately, a number of dental myths are floating all over St. Augustine,

Men’s Teeth – Why they should see a dentist today!

Posted October 13th, 2016

We get it. Oral hygiene is probably not something that you find yourself talking to your buddies about on the weekends. You probably don’t watch YouTube videos of teeth cleanings. That’s why Gordon Dental Associates is here to offer you

Why You Should Know About Diabetes

Posted September 27th, 2016

You have probably heard of diabetes, but did you know that it affects more than seven million people, and some aren’t even aware of it? According to the American Diabetes Association, three people will be diagnosed with diabetes during the

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