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Cosmetic Dentistry Solutions for a New You

It’s rare that someone is born with a perfect smile. Even your favorite movie star has probably had some form of cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Jack Ringer is past President and an Accredited Fellow with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. His Dental Cosmetics team in Anaheim Hills has the experience and skills required to give…
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What to Expect from Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are one of the most common restorative dentistry treatments around. Some studies suggest that up to 40% of adults have at least one crown. Many have more. Even some children have crowns! There is no need to feel ashamed or afraid of getting a crown, but many people do. Sometimes this can be…
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What Every Parent Needs To Know About Permanent Teeth

Missing front teeth in kids is somewhat cute, more so if you’re a parent. The two front teeth coming off is a huge milestone among kids, as it signifies the end of the milk teeth stage. After that comes one more round of teething before the child gets a mouthful of permanent teeth that will…
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How Do Mobile Dentists Handle Uncooperative Patients?

In Motion Dentists is a mobile dental practice with a passion for serving the Inland Empire’s special needs population. Having their doctors having extensive history of working with many special needs population during dental school, post-grad programs and in private practice, their dentists have found his true calling by working with people in need of…
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Dangers of “Do-It-Yourself” Teeth Whitening

As we enter the holiday season, we know everyone is trying to put their best self forward preparing to gather around with loved ones. A good-looking smile with even teeth can be a major confidence booster and helps to make a lasting impression on others whether on a date, at a reunion, or even in…
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Obstructive Sleep Apnea without a CPAP Machine

Sleeping with someone who constantly snores and wakes you up gasping for breath is uncomfortable, but it’s also a health risk for the person suffering. Known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea it’s a disorder that most people aren’t even aware of. Dr. Jack Ringer is a preferred oral appliance therapy specialist and offers several solutions for…
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Sociodemographic Disparities in Oral Cancer Screening Rates

Dental professionals play an important role in identifying oral and oropharyngeal cancer through oral cancer screenings, as early detection significantly improves patient survival rates. But not all patients are screened for oral cancer during dental visits, particularly minority and lower-income individuals, according to findings from the study, “Disparities in Oral Cancer Screening Among Dental Professionals:…
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What Are Dental Fillings?

Dental fillings are one of the most common dental procedures. Studies estimate that approximately 90% of adults in America have had a cavity. Most of those cavities have been filled. This is a simple, minor procedure that we perform almost every day, but what are fillings, and how do they work? What Are Dental Fillings?…
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Survey Shows People Are More Scared of Root Canals Than Spiders...

CHICAGO — A recent survey by the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) shows more people (59%) are afraid of getting a root canal than speaking in public (57%), spiders (55%) or being trapped in an elevator (54%). The October 2019 survey of 1,000 US adults also found that when given the option of a root canal or…
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Using Tai Chi to Improve Musculoskeletal Disorders

Dental hygienists report pain in their necks, shoulders, and hands/wrists at higher rates than other oral health professionals, including dentists. Prolonged standing postures, bending of the spine, and excessive reaching activities using the upper extremities place dental hygienists at high risk for musculoskeletal injury. In addition to physical stress, dental hygienists experience psychological stress and…