Tips From Your Family Dentist in Paducah

Good Dental Practices Start Early

All About Flouride From Your Paducah Dentist

All About Flouride From Your Paducah Dentist

Fluoride is a natural mineral found throughout the earth's crust and widely distributed in nature. Some foods and water supplies contain fluoride. Fluoride is often added to drinking water to help reduce tooth decay. In the 1930s, researchers found that people who...

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Fun Oral Health Tips To Teach Your Kids

Fun Oral Health Tips To Teach Your Kids

Encouraging children to look after their teeth can sometimes be an uphill battle. Here are some oral health tips that encourage better dental care in kids. Tooth-Friendly Food Fruit, vegetables, cheese, lean meat and nuts are better for teeth than cookies, candy and...

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Tips To Reduce Bad Breath From Your Paducah Dentist

Tips To Reduce Bad Breath From Your Paducah Dentist

Halitosis, more commonly known as bad breath, is an embarrassing hygiene issue that nobody wants to have, but most of us get it now and then. To find out how to cure bad breath, one must understand what causes it in the first place. The mouth is filled with bacteria,...

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How Often Should You Visit Your Paducah Dentist?

How Often Should You Visit Your Paducah Dentist?

More than 50 years ago, examinations of people entering the military showed that Americans' teeth were in pretty bad shape. Few people took good care of their teeth. There were no guidelines for how often you should see a dentist. Many dentists focused on fixing...

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How Should I Floss My Teeth?

How Should I Floss My Teeth?

Proper flossing removes  plaque  and food particles in places where a toothbrush cannot easily reach — under the gumline and between your teeth. Because plaque build-up can lead to tooth decay and gum disease, daily flossing is highly recommended. To receive...

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Do Baby Teeth With Cavities Need To Be Treated?

Do Baby Teeth With Cavities Need To Be Treated?

Everyone has primary (baby) teeth, and most people (around 60%) experience some level of tooth decay that affects baby teeth. But, baby teeth are temporary, and not as important as adult teeth, right? Wrong. Primary teeth don’t last forever, but they are not...

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8 Tips To Improve Dental Hygiene From Your Paducah Dentist

8 Tips To Improve Dental Hygiene From Your Paducah Dentist

A healthy mouth absolutely provides us nutrition for the physical body, but more importantly, it also improves our social interaction and encourages self-esteem. Our mouth serves as a “window” to the rest of the body, providing signals of general health diseases. For...

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Does Sugar Really Cause Cavities?

Does Sugar Really Cause Cavities?

No, sugar doesn’t cause cavities, bacteria cause cavities.  But, sugar digestion does create  bacteria, which, if not properly managed, will lead to not just cavities but also gum disease and may even result tooth loss. Whenever we eat food, acids...

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Prevent Cavities In Your Child’s Teeth

Prevent Cavities In Your Child’s Teeth

Tooth decay and children no longer have to go hand in hand. At our office we are most concerned with all aspects of preventive care. We use the latest in dental sealant technology to protect your child’s teeth. Dental sealants are space-age plastics that are bonded to...

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Phone: (270) 554-2432

Working Hours

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Except Thursdays – Closed

Our Address

2913 Lone Oak Rd
Paducah, KY  42003