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WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT DENTAL IMPLANT, THE BASICS

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT DENTAL IMPLANT, THE BASICS

Dental implants are permanent false teeth designed to look just like your other teeth. They’re a popular alternative to dentures or bridges, and the American Dental Association considers them to be “one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years.” HOW...

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COVID-19: Schedule a Virtual Consultation

COVID-19: Schedule a Virtual Consultation

In response to the spread of COVID-19, as we reopen our dental office, we will also be conducting virtual consultations for people who would like to start their dental treatment while in the safety and comfort of their homes. During your virtual consultation, your...

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IS IT SAFE TO GO TO THE DENTIST IN LIGHT OF THE CORONAVIRUS?

IS IT SAFE TO GO TO THE DENTIST IN LIGHT OF THE CORONAVIRUS?

Original article (published on March 16, 2020) found here*: https://www.firstcoastnews.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/is-it-safe-to-go-to-the-dentist-in-light-of-the-coronavirus/77-03fe853f-3b32-4bea-920f-aa9db3c3a639 *For latest updates regarding the...

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CONQUER YOUR DENTAL ANXIETY AT JOPLIN FAMILY DENTAL

CONQUER YOUR DENTAL ANXIETY AT JOPLIN FAMILY DENTAL

Even though we know, logically, that going to the dentist is a safe, normal, and important part of staying healthy, many of us don’t find it particularly fun to lie flat on our backs while someone pokes around our teeth and gums. For some people, the very thought...

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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: PROFESSIONAL TEETH WHITENING IN JOPLIN MO

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: PROFESSIONAL TEETH WHITENING IN JOPLIN MO

If you've been thinking about getting your teeth whitened lately, you probably have a lot of questions. Whether you’ve done over-the-counter whitening before or are completely new to whitening, we’re here with the answers! Teeth whitening is one of the most...

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HOW SEDATION DENTISTRY CAN HELP OVERCOME DENTAL PHOBIAS

HOW SEDATION DENTISTRY CAN HELP OVERCOME DENTAL PHOBIAS

Putting off your dental visit to Joplin Family Dental because of fear or anxiety only increases the potential for tooth decay or gum problems. At our office, Dr. Fitterling and our team offer solutions that allow you to relax, without any pain, so you can keep your...

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HOW STRAIGHT TEETH IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH

HOW STRAIGHT TEETH IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH

The most obvious impact of orthodontic treatment is a straighter, more attractive smile. While it is true that we tend to perceive people with properly aligned teeth as happier and more successful, the benefits aren’t just superficial. CLEARER SPEECH Do you...

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BENEFITS OF INVISALIGN OR BRACES

BENEFITS OF INVISALIGN OR BRACES

The most obvious impact of orthodontic treatment is a straighter, more attractive smile. While it is true that we tend to perceive people with properly aligned teeth as happier and more successful, the benefits aren’t just superficial. CLEARER SPEECH Do you remember...

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