The Larsen Family Dentisty Blog

Blog Post: The 7 Benefits of a Healthy Smile

7 Benefits of a Healthy Smile

April 15, 2018

We all know that we need to maintain our teeth – and maybe we know a few of the reasons why. But here are 7 other reasons that you may not have considered – 1. Confidence When I walk out of the dentist’s office with fresh, pearly whites and a clean bill of dental health,…

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Is Flossing Important?

March 15, 2018

Maybe you’ve seen the meme where the hygienist asks, “When is the last time you flossed?” And the patient, voice muffled by the hygienist’s hands, answers: “Don’t you remember? You were there!” (If not, here it is for reference:) We laugh, we nod, we send the meme to friends . . . and still don’t…

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Dental Health and Overall Health

February 16, 2018

Maybe you’ve heard that your dental health and overall health are connected. But how closely related are they, really? Like two peas in a pod: VERY. Your dental (oral) health provides important indicators of how healthy you are as a whole. In reverse, problems in your oral health can negatively affect your overall health. Here’s…

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New Year, New Smile – 5 Dental Resolutions for the New Year

January 17, 2018

A new year brings an exciting, fresh start in many ways, not the least of which is the chance to decide what you want to accomplish this year. We joke about keeping resolutions, but we make them for a reason! A lot of our resolutions are about good habits we want to form – be…

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Holiday Dental Health

December 21, 2017

Dreams of sugar plum fairies and gingerbread figures dancing through your head? The holidays are a tough time to avoid sugar, from candies and cupcakes to fudges and fancy desserts. Sugar takes its toll in a variety of ways, but the toll on your teeth can be significant. Here’s a few tips to take the…

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