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Overcoming Dental Anxiety – Never Fear The Dentist Again

Are you afraid of the dentist? Have you ever put off dental work because of some form of dental anxiety? If so, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that 3 out of 4 people have at least some fear of going to the dentist! For millions, their fears extend beyond a nervous stomach or apprehension to make an appointment. Studies show […]

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Flossing: Important or Not? [Infographic]

There has recently been some controversy over the importance of flossing – is flossing really necessary to maintain healthy teeth? Despite conflicting reports, dentists defend keeping flossing a priority. Don’t toss your floss into the trash just yet – there are several sound reasons to keep flossing a part of your daily oral care routine. According to […]

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Top 10 Dental Emergencies and What To Do About Them

One of your worst fears is realized: You fell face first onto the concrete, and you felt that front tooth break. Panic mode ensues. What the heck are you going to do now? Don’t panic, we’ve got some answers for you. There are all types of dental emergencies and most of the time, the answer is […]

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How Does Sedation Dentistry Feel?

We have patients every day who struggle with dental anxiety during their visit with us. Dental anxiety is a very real challenge and one that we don’t make light of. We truly understand the challenge this is for some of our patients. There are a variety of reasons why someone might experience dental anxiety. A few […]

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5 Fun Facts About Toothbrushes ‐ Spoiler Alert: #4 Will Shock You!

You’ve heard from Dr. Bingham and Dr. Howarth about the importance of brushing your teeth every day using a soft‐bristled toothbrush (manual or electric). But…do you really know EVERYTHING about your toothbrush? Since November 1 is National Brush Day, we’re going to drop some knowledge in your noggin by sharing these five fun facts about […]

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Use Your 2015 Dental Benefits Before They’re Gone!

It’s already October – benefit from your benefits before the year runs out! Now is the time for you to plan to complete any proposed dental treatment prior to the end of the year. Please contact our  Tulsa dental office if you have any of the following: Unused insurance benefits. Unused flexible spending funds. Proposed treatment for […]

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Dental Insurance Assurance: Your Questions, Answered

When you arrive for your appointment, one of the first things we’ll ask you is, “Do you have dental insurance?” Like any insurance, dental insurance can provide valuable peace of mind and can help cover basic needs. However, once you receive your treatment plan, you may have questions about exactly what your insurance covers. We’re […]