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November 14, 2023
A Smile You Can Trust: Dental Care at Metropolitan Dental Care

At Metropolitan Dental Care, we have continued to raise the bar of excellence in oral health care for more than two decades. From the highest quality materials to the technical excellence of the labs we use to our commitment to continuing education, our team takes no shortcuts when it comes to providing the highest level […]

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August 28, 2023
What Are Deep Cleanings?

Has your dentist recommended a deep cleaning? What exactly is the difference between a routine dental cleaning and a deep cleaning? You probably get your routine dental cleaning two or three times a year. During this visit your dentist and hygienist will take x-rays if needed, do a checkup and then clean the teeth to […]

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May 23, 2022
Help! My Toddler Won't Let Me Brush His/Her Teeth

Many new parents constantly ask us how to brush their childrens' teeth without screaming and crying. Here are some tips for taking care of your young childrens' teeth. There may be a little crying in the process, but rest assured that you are not actually torturing your child (although they may act like it). 1. […]

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May 16, 2022
The Importance of SPF

As summer approaches a lot of us will be spending more time outside in the sun. We know the importance of wearing daily SPF on our face, but how about our lips? Do we even need SPF on our lips? The answer is yes. The skin surrounding the mouth can be very sensitive to UV […]

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May 9, 2022
Cosmetic Bonding

Advancements in modern dentistry have made it possible to improve smiles with minimally invasive techniques.  One of these advancements is cosmetic bonding. Bonding is the application of a resin material to the tooth surface. Bonding can be used to close spaces between teeth, repair chips, lengthen teeth, change the shape of teeth, and to change […]

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April 25, 2022
How to care for your Night Guard

So you just got your first nightguard, how do you keep it clean? There are a couple of things to know about proper home care for a night guard. Cleaning a nightguard is very easy. We recommend first rinsing it with cold water when you take it out. You can then use a soft toothbrush […]

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April 19, 2022
What to know before, during, and after whitening treatments

Before:Brush with fluoride toothpaste before your whitening treatment. If you tend to have sensitive teeth you can also use a prescription fluoride toothpaste from your dentist or a sensitivity toothpaste like sensodyne. You can also take up to 600mg of ibuprofen prior to your visit. During:You may experience a tingling, numbing or cold sensation on […]

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April 4, 2022
Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring is here! Here are some reminders to make sure you are up to date with all your dental needs! 1. Check your toothbrush: your toothbrush should be changed every three to four months. If you find the bristles are starting to look frayed or you've been using the same brush for over three months it is […]

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February 7, 2022
Five Tips for Managing Sensitivity

Most of us have experienced sensitive teeth at some point or another. Sometimes this happens while eating or drinking and then goes away. Sometimes this even happens spontaneously. Tooth sensitivity is very common but there are many different causes and in turn many differentways to manage it. The teeth are made up of different layers […]

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January 12, 2022
The Truth About Mail Order Nightguards and Tooth Straightening Aligners

If you are like most of our patients, you have seen advertisements for nightguards and tooth straightening aligners that you can order online, without visiting a dentist. These services can seem very attractive due to their cost and ability to obtain without leaving the comfort of your own home. However, buyer beware! Their alluring selling […]

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