Getting Rid of Halitosis

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Halitosis, or bad breath, can be found in almost 25 percent of the population. If you have halitosis, improving your oral health might help you get rid of it. Our dentist, Dr. Bennett R. Shanker, wants you to have the best oral health possible. That is why our team at Shanker Dental in Bridgeton, New… Read more »

Maximizing Your Smile with Teeth Whiteners

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Did you know there are several types of teeth whitening treatments available to help improve the look and color of your smile? Due to the popularity of teeth whitening in adults, several forms are available that can help improve your smile. Some are effective, and some are not. For this reason, it is important to… Read more »

The Key to Water Flossers

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Flossing plays a crucial role in your oral health. In fact, flossing can help you fight against harsh conditions such as gum disease. Our dentist, Dr. with in , , understands that for many traditional flosses can be difficult, which is why we are happy to talk about water flossers. Flossing is imperative because it… Read more »

Dental Restorations: Tooth Hazard Prevention

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  How prepared is your smile for tooth hazards in your day-to-day life? Do you take the necessary steps to keep your smile safe from the dietary choices you make and have you understood the risks that you’re taking with your smile every day? If you’re not prepared, an oral accident or injury can severely… Read more »

Smile Basics: Oral Health Care Treatments

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As the fall and winter holidays fast approach, is your oral health care up to speed? Are you doing enough to keep your teeth safe and secure from the risks and hazards present in our world? Are you participating in any high-risk activities that can damage your smile, or partake in bad habits that can… Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Dry Mouth

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Have you or anyone you know ever suffered from a dry mouth? The truth is, although dry mouth is not a disease, it is a medical disorder that can have negative consequences on your oral health, including promoting gum disease. Dry mouth is treatable, but it is important to get to the underlying root causes… Read more »

Dental Bridges 101

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Do you have a missing tooth? If left unchecked, a missing tooth could continue to damage your smile by introducing further issues such as jaw bone weakening, and infections. Your best option for optimum oral health is to fill in the void as soon as possible. A dental bridge is a common tooth replacement service,… Read more »

Oral Hygiene Topic: Cosmetic Dentistry

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Do you require an aesthetic tooth restoration? If so, there are a multitude of cosmetic dentistry procedures that can be implemented. One of the key benefits of cosmetic dentistry is to convert the look of a haggard and damaged smile into a mouth masterpiece. All manner of variations of smile makeovers can be made possible… Read more »

Your Diet is Linked to Your Oral Health

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Many people know their diet is linked to the health of their body, but did you know your diet can also be linked to the health of your smile? Your diet can affect your oral health, which is why Dr. at in , , is happy to provide you these tips to help keep your… Read more »