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Does Teeth Whitening Damage Enamel?

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Many people strive for a bright, white smile. Fortunately, with the rise of teeth-whitening treatments like the Zoom whitening offered at Hometown Dental, achieving a bright and shining smile is easier than ever. But there’s an important question worth asking: Does teeth whitening damage enamel? Teeth whitening is typically safe when performed by an experienced […]

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Is Sleep Apnea Hereditary?

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Sleep apnea is a disorder that results in breathing pauses while you sleep. Surprisingly, your dentist can help with breathing issues like sleep apnea.  Several factors can increase your risk of developing sleep apnea. While central sleep apnea is not inherited, obstructive sleep apnea is hereditary.  What Is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea presents with interrupted […]

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How Long Does a Filling Take?

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Dental fillings help repair teeth, significantly improving their look and function. While fillings have traditionally required noisy drills that patients sometimes find uncomfortable and time-consuming, modern technology has revolutionized the process. Thanks to innovative advancements like Solea laser technology, you can get a dental filling and be in and out of your dentist’s office in […]

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Suresmile Vs Invisalign: What Are the Differences

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When it comes to straightening teeth, you’ve likely heard of a familiar brand before—Invisalign. While Invisalign is well known, it isn’t your only option. SureSmile can help improve your smile by shifting your teeth into place.  If you’re debating between SureSmile and Invisalign, what are their differences?  A Difference in Price & Treatment Timeline There […]

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