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  • WHAT IS A CAVITY?
    Cavities are the reason why most people fear going to the dentist. But they’re also the reason you should be visiting Dr. McCarthy on a regular basis. Specifically, cavities are the Read more
  • MINIMALLY INVASIVE DENTISTRY
    As the field of dentistry advances and the use of technology in the field increases, the concept of minimally invasive dentistry has emerged. Preservation of a healthy set of natural Read more
  • WHAT ARE DENTAL CROWNS?
    A dental crown is often called a “cap.” A dental crown covers all of the visible parts of the tooth and has many functions and reasons for placement. There are several Read more
  • TOP FIVE BEST FOODS FOR ORAL HEALTH
    Some foods are just terrible for your teeth — think cookies and candy bars — but there are certain foods that are beneficial to your oral health. Below, Dr. McCarthy Read more
  • WHAT DID THE FIRST DENTURES LOOK LIKE?
    Remember hearing about George Washington and his wooden choppers? Not his tools for cutting down cherry trees, but his false teeth. Actually, George’s teeth were made of ivory but were so Read more
  • BABY TEETH AND CAVITIES
    We know how frustrating it can be to discover your child has one or more cavities when you come to visit Michael McCarthy, DDS. There are several ways to prevent Read more
  • HOW SMOKING INCREASES THE RISK OF ORAL CANCER April 11th, 2018
    Cigarette smoke contains more than 6,000 chemicals, and at least 200 of those chemicals are known to be harmful to your health. When smoke is inhaled, moist oral tissues are Read more
  • TIPS FOR MANAGING ORAL PAIN
    Experiencing tooth or oral pain is not fun. If you cannot get to Michael McCarthy, DDS right away, the pain may even seem to increase. The old saying that a Read more
  • WHAT EXACTLY IS A CAVITY?
    We all know how discouraging can be it to hear you have a dental cavity. Knowing how cavities form can help you prevent them from popping up in your mouth. Read more
  • HOW SAFE ARE DENTAL X-RAYS?
    r. McCarthy and our staff rely on digital X-rays to help us diagnose oral conditions and process images at incredibly high speeds. You can also view digital X-rays in real Read more
  • IMPROVE YOUR OVERALL HEALTH WITH REGULAR CLEANINGS
    It’s common knowledge that you should get your teeth cleaned every six months. But do you know why that timing is crucial? Studies have shown that your oral health connects Read more
  • IS SODA REALLY BAD FOR YOUR TEETH?
    You take a sip of soda – and someone remarks, “That’s going to ruin your teeth!” Is that true? Is sweet soda the enemy of a healthy smile? The answer, unfortunately, Read more

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