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Valentine’s Dental Drama

February 14, 2019

Maybe cupids arrow found it’s mark, and this Valentine’s Day you have some big plans for you and your loved one. Maybe you clicked into this article and thought, “OK – they’re going to talk about sugar candy and the importance of brushing.” And yes – while we’ve already talked a length about that (and…

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New Smile for the New Year 2018-2019

Our Recommended New Smile New Year Resolution

December 31, 2018

Another year is upon us – and for the dental-minded, that symbolizes another opportunity to take better care of our teeth! While we did a resolution list last year that we highly recommend you consider checking out, we want to challenge you all again with just one challenge that will significantly improve your dental health:…

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How to overcome your fear of the dentist

How to Overcome your Fear of the Dentist

November 27, 2018

Fear of going to the dentist, including the whole spectrum from anxiety to actual dental phobia, is a surprisingly common occurrence. The American Association of Endodontists conducted a survey in which over 75% of respondents said they fear going to the dentist! So first, know that you’re not alone in dreading a dental visit. And…

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4 Tips for a Happy Mouth Halloween Dentist Blog post

4 Tips for a Happy Mouth Halloween!

October 31, 2018

Okay, where did this year go? The holiday season is already upon us, with Halloween ghoulishly handing over the first big bucket-full of tempting sweets. As careful as we might be the rest of the year, it’s almost mindless to sneak a couple Hershey’s minis here, a Smarties pack there. Kids aren’t going to turn…

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Bio Photo of Larsen Family Dentistry Staff Member Cora

Larsen Family Staff: Meet Cora!

September 14, 2018

Meet Cora Amaya Ligori – Resident Dental Hygenist! How long have you lived in Jackson (or the surrounding area)? I have lived in Jackson for 11 years. What made you decide to move to Jackson? I met my husband, Jim Ligori, while working at a summer camp in the mountains of NC. Jim is a…

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Larsen Family Staff: Meet Isabel!

August 14, 2018

Meet Isabel Amaya Bradford – Front Desk and Office Manager Extraordinaire! How long have you lived in Jackson (or the surrounding area)? 11 years What made you decide to move to Jackson? My sister, Cora, married born-and-bred Jacksonian Jim Ligori the same summer I graduated from UNC -Chapel Hill. I thought it would be fun…

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Blog Post: Are Electric Toothbrushes Really Better?

Are Electric Tooth Brushes Really Better?

June 19, 2018

I’m a big fan of anything that makes my life easier, and I don’t think I’m alone in this. Sometime in the past couple of years, I began using an electric toothbrush. While standing over my sink, enjoying the low “whirrrrrrrrrr” of clean-feeling minty freshness and pondering all things unrelated, I started thinking . .…

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Dr Scott Larsen, Best Dentist in Jackson Hole

10 Years The Best! Rock ‘n’ Roll Dentist: Larsen Family Dentistry

May 1, 2018

(Originally Featured on planetjh.com by the fabulous Robyn Vincent) Dr. Scott Larsen and his grinning soldiers dismantle every notion of the dreaded dentist. Larsen’s wooden-beamed office, a former coffee shop in Rafter J, is adorned in Beatles memorabilia. The good doctor learned to play the guitar to The Beatles, after all. A portrait of the…

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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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