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  • MY GUMS ARE INFLAMED. WHAT CAN I DO?
    Inflamed gums are a fairly common dental issue, but unfortunately, many people don't take the problem seriously enough. If you ignore inflamed gums and continue your usual routine, you could Read more
  • ORAL HEALTH DURING PREGNANCY
    Pregnancy can be one of the most exciting times in a woman’s life, as you eagerly wait for the birth of the new addition. Needless to say, pregnancy comes with Read more
  • TOOTH WORMS? THE HISTORY OF CAVITIES AND TOOTH FILLINGS
    Scientists have discovered tooth decay in specimens that are more than 15,000 years old. The ancients once thought that cavities were caused by something called “tooth worms” … Eew! They Read more
  • TOOTH PROTECTION AND WINTER SPORTS
    Just because it’s cold out there doesn’t mean you’ll give up keeping fit and active! Winter is the season for some of our favorite team sporting activities, and when you’re Read more
  • WHEN WAS YOUR LAST DENTAL CHECKUP?
    While Dr. McCarthy and our team tell you daily oral hygiene habits, such as brushing and flossing, are essential to optimal oral health, regular dental checkups at Michael McCarthy, DDS Read more
  • HOW DO I HANDLE MY CHILD’S DENTAL EMERGENCY?
    Kids are active, and with lots of activity comes the potential for mishaps. Before an emergency occurs, you’d be smart to stay informed about the problems your child may encounter. Here Read more
  • I HAVE HALITOSIS. WHAT CAN I DO?
    Halitosis is the fancy, scientific word for “bad breath.” Dr. McCarthy and our team know there are several reasons why you may have halitosis; let’s look at a few:Gum disease Read more
  • MAKE YOUR SMILE DAZZLING FOR YOUR WEDDING!
    Planning a wedding can be a highly stressful time. Dr. McCarthy and our team want to support you in this process by helping you achieve a beautiful, bright smile. Wedding Read more
  • GOOD DENTAL HYGIENE IMPACTS OVERALL GENERAL HEALTH
    There are many ways in which your oral health has an impact on your overall general health. There are naturally occurring bacteria in the mouth. Some of those bacteria, including Read more
  • IMPLANTS: WHY IT’S IMPORTANT TO REPLACE MISSING TEETH
    Sometimes, despite our best care, we lose a tooth. If it is a front tooth, it will probably be a high priority to replace. But if a missing tooth doesn’t Read more
  • THE SECRET TO KEEPING YOUR TEETH FOR LIFE
    The secret to keeping your teeth for life involves more than one secret. The first is that there is no secret; and in fact, there really is no difficulty involved. Read more
  • STRESS AND YOUR ORAL HEALTH
    Stress symptoms—which include high blood pressure, severe aches, and insomnia—may be affecting your health, even though you might not realize it. You may think illness is the culprit when in Read more
  • TEETH GRINDING
    If you are waking up with jaw pain, tension headaches, or facial pain, you may be suffering from a condition known as bruxism. This means you could be grinding or Read more
  • WISDOM TEETH EMERGENCIES: CAUSES AND TREATMENT
    When you think of a dental emergency, you may picture teeth that have fallen out or severe tooth pain. But it is not uncommon for wisdom teeth to develop conditions Read more
  • HOW DO OTC WHITENING TREATMENTS COMPARE TO IN-OFFICE WHITENING?
    If you are unhappy with the color of your teeth, teeth whitening may be an excellent choice for you. Many patients of Dr. McCarthy suffer from darkened teeth due to Read more
  • NITROUS OXIDE
    Nitrous oxide is a gaseous sedative that’s inhaled through a small mask placed over the nose. Often referred to as laughing gas — because of the euphoric effects it produces Read more

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