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What’s Involved in a Smile Makeover? Jun 12th, 2019

Even if you take good care of your teeth with regular visits to the dentist and daily brushing and flossing, you can still be unsatisfied with the look of your smile. Tooth discoloration, misalignment, and chips in your teeth may make you so self-conscious that you do everything you can...

Why Dental Implants are the Best Choice for Replacing Missing Teeth May 15th, 2019

The impact of a missing tooth goes far beyond a goofy grin. When you lose a tooth, you jeopardize the health of your existing teeth and you also compromise your ability to speak and chew as you normally do. To restore your smile, and your dental health, we offer dental...

Dental Anxiety Remedies: Learn About our Sedation Options Apr 1st, 2019

As many as 6 in 10 Americans experience anxiety at the thought of visiting the dentist, so if you’ve ever put off a checkup because of feelings of dread, you’re far from alone. As many as 10% of people have full-on dental phobia, a condition prevalent enough to be listed...

Solutions for a Chipped Tooth Mar 2nd, 2019

The outer layer of your teeth — the sturdy, white enamel — protects the inner pulp from bacteria and injury. But sometimes the enamel itself can get damaged. If your tooth gets chipped, your tooth will be more susceptible to infection. That’s why Robert F. Wilcox, DMD, PC, a leading...

A Parent’s Guide to Kids’ Dental Care Feb 16th, 2019

You may be surprised to learn that dental caries is the leading chronic disease among children and teens. The good news is caries, or cavities, caused by a film of bacteria that collects on teeth, are almost entirely preventable. To ensure that your kids enjoy excellent dental health from their...

How to Get and Keep Your Teeth Their Whitest Jan 14th, 2019

Nothing makes such an immediate and dramatic change in your appearance as teeth whitening. But you won’t transform dull, yellow teeth into a brilliant, white smile when you use the products available in your local pharmacy. Here at Robert F. Wilcox, DMD, we take great pleasure in helping you get...