Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Summer SPF Sense

Here is something that might not be “top of mind” when thinking about your overall oral/dental health care routines – your lips! That’s right, today we are talking about the outside of your mouth and the importance of maintaining great care for your mouth, teeth and gums – from the outside in. Our lips take […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – First in a Series on Summer Tooth Care…..

Your kids are probably sitting on the edge of their seats now and barely able to contain themselves. You on the other hand might be dreading this moment! What are we talking about? The end of the school year! (Do you hear the scary dramatic music in your head right now?) Summer means many different […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Are Dentures a part of your Smile?

At Brinkley Dental we’ve been sharing our thoughts on all aspects of dental care for quite some time now. We’ve looked at when to start dental care, early visits to the Dentist with your young children, the role of dental care during pregnancy and even some of the fun and interesting myths about the tooth […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Teeth are great, real or fake!

You’ve spent your life taking care of your teeth and for the most part you’ve done a great job. Good for you. Perhaps however, you’ve experienced several bouts of periodontal disease or have had a root canal or other dental work that has failed for one or more of your teeth. If that’s the case, […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group- An Introduction to Gum Disease

Thankfully, in our modern day dental environment and with increased attention being paid to overall dental health, the fluoridation of water and with readily accessible dental hygiene options, the incidence of gum disease is not quite so prevalent as it once was. Sadly however, gum disease does still exist and therefore it’s important we help […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group- Brushing your teeth Survivor Style!

It’s been a cultural phenomenon for over 20 seasons and spawned a number of similarly styled shows: Survivor. People are dropped off in the wild with only the clothes on their back and nary a toothbrush in sight! Despite this, all these folk seem to have shiny, beautiful white teeth! How is that possible? Pan […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group- Sleep Dentistry – Is it right for you or your family member?

Many people, despite their best efforts, are just plain afraid of dentists. We’ve blogged before about how to help encourage and foster a great relationship for your children with their dentist but the fact remains that for some, (including adults) it’s just too big a fear to overcome. There may be underlying reasons for that […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group- “What to Expect from your Teeth when you’re Expecting.”

There are so many things to think about when you make the decision to start a family. Car seats, cribs, strollers and of course, most importantly, your health. Should you take folic acid, should you visit or not visit a dentist and of course, that most important decision of all, what to name baby? Do […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group-A New Year – A New You: What to Expect when you’re Teeth Whitening

The start of a shiny, brand new year, just waiting to be filled with wonderful memories, fresh starts, new beginnings and new goals also seems like a great time to think about creating your fresh, brand new smile. Since we can’t all be Hollywood starlets and have our teeth capped, lasered or polished regularly, today […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group- Do you have Triskaidekaphobia? How about Dentophobia?

Believe it or not we have already reached the milestone blog #13 in our ongoing series! Naturally, this begs the question – do you have Triskaidekaphobia? Don’t know what that is? It’s fear of the number 13 of course! It seemed like a humorous and fitting way to begin a conversation about a more common […]

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