Dentistry Articles

COME VISIT GUILTINAN FAMILY DENTISTRY

Change and routine, the new and the old, youth and experience, sometimes we think in paired opposites; but truly, these things are often just different points on a continuous line. At Gill Family Dentistry, we keep what’s working and change the rest. We introduce new materials and techniques and services regularly based on our ongoing

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MORE THAN A DENTAL OFFICE

The unfortunate thing about dentistry is we tend to focus on the teeth and not so much on the bigger picture. Yes, I am talking about our TMJ sufferers.  Dr. Guiltinan noticed that something had to be done.  With that said, I had the privilege to be chosen from our team to accompany Dr. Guiltinan

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15 Aug

A NEW WAY TO EXAMINE FOR ORAL DISEASE!

 Better screening saves lives.® The VELSCOPE Vx Device is an oral cancer screening system that was developed to help oral healthcare professionals identify, evaluate, monitor, and mark abnormal oral cell lesions suspicious for pathology including precancerous and cancerous cells that may be difficult to see during a regular visual exam. Oral cancer is on the increase unlike cervical

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LASER TREATMENT AND GUM DISEASE

The bacteria cause infection, the infection causes inflammation, and the inflammatory response causes damage to the tissues supporting the teeth. Using Laser Treatment to kill the bacteria between the gums and the teeth interrupts this cycle. The elimination of the bacteria allows the infection to heal and the inflammation to subside. The bacterial population will

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FAMILY AT GILL FAMILY DENTISTRY

What makes Gill Family Dentistry so special?  What sets us apart from other dental offices?  I have been a team member for just over a year now and I can honestly say that I feel like a part of the family.  I enjoy coming to work!  When you walk through the door, right away, there

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WHEN SHOULD I TAKE MY CHILD TO THE DENTIST?

One of the most common questions we get from parents is: when should I take my child to the dentist? Ideally, we would recommend you start bringing your child to the dentist as early as 1 to 1 1/2 years old.  Starting at this young age enables children to begin their dental journey on a positive

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THE DANGERS/COSTS OF AVOIDING DENTAL TREATMENT

Cavity, Gum Infection, Root Canal, Crown, Extraction. The above words can strike fear in the hearts of dental patients everywhere. The uncertainty of how to arrange one’s busy schedule to return for another appointment and the fear of new or extensive dental procedures can result in a patient’s reason to avoid the dentist.  The anxiety

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WHAT IS GINGIVITIS?

Gingivitis is a type of periodontal disease in which your gums are affected. It is marked by gums that become red, swollen, and can easily bleed.  Gingivitis is a mild form of periodontal disease and is reversible with a professional dental cleaning followed by improved brushing and flossing.  Many people with gingivitis won’t experience any discomfort,

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SPORTSGUARD SEASON

We are happy to announce our office is the proud owner of a new piece of equipment that will allow us to better serve the sporting community.  This leading-edge technology provides double laminated, better fitting, better protection appliances.  For anyone who is involved with a contact sport, this is the protection we recommend.  Along with

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