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At Midlands Dental we take the long view of your dental health by focusing on prevention and building long term dental partnership. Our main goal is to improve the health of your teeth and raise your dental IQ. We want our patients to have a lifetime of healthy teeth.

Nutrition and Dental Health

Midlands Dental wants to bring attention to choosing the right foods and having a healthy diet is an important aspect of healthy teeth and good oral hygiene. Establishing good nutritional habits for our kids and teenagers can be especially beneficial...
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Choosing Healthy Snacks

If you want to maintain strong teeth for your lifetime, you need to ensure you are eating enough whole grain breads and cereals, fruits and vegetables and lean meats. Some other healthy snack choices include: nuts and seeds, peanut butter,...
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Tips For Fresh Breath

Many people think bad breath comes from the stomach. The reality is, bad breath is usually caused by conditions in your mouth, such as the food you eat, and how often you clean your teeth, gums and tongue. Tips to...
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Benefits of Mini Dental Implants

A mini dental implant is a miniature titanium implant with a round head that is placed into your jaw, which acts like the root of your tooth and has a retaining fixture that is incorporated into the base of your...
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Proper Brushing Technique

Brushing your teeth properly at least twice a day helps prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Proper brushing is essential for cleaning teeth and gums effectively. Use a toothbrush with soft, nylon, round-ended bristles that will not scratch and irritate...
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Maximize Your Dental Insurance Benefits

You could save hundreds or even thousands of dollars by using your dental benefits before the end of the year. While some dental insurance plans run on a fiscal year, most run on a calendar year. If your dental insurance...
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Floride in Tap Water

Oral health care experts across the globe overwhelmingly support the addition of fluoride to tap water. It is cited as one of the 10 great public health achievements of the 20th century by the US Centers for Disease Control and...
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Frequently Asked Questions

At Midlands Dental we take the long view of your dental health by focusing on prevention and building long term dental partnership. Our main goal is to improve the health of your teeth and raise your dental IQ. We want...
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