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Understand the Difference between a Crown and a Root Canal

We understand that going to the dentist can be an anxious trip for some. But the more you know the more comfortable you will be. That’s why at Longmeadow Family Dental Care, we like to inform our patients about their options when it comes to dental care. Today, we’ll look at the similarities and differences […]

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What to know when considering a dental bridge

If you have missing teeth, your dentist can close (or bridge) the gaps in your smile with dental bridges. A dental bridge is a false tooth (called a pontic) that is held in place by the abutment teeth on either side of the gap. Typically, pontics are made from porcelain to aesthetically blend in with […]

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Teeth Hurting from the Cold Weather?

Your teeth are very sensitive to temperature, and your teeth can actually contract with exposure to cold temperature, and then expand as they warm back to body temperature. Your teeth are able to adapt to some extent, but tiny cracks and fissures can form over time due to the stress of this movement. The cracks […]

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Signs that you may have a cavity

Sometimes our teeth let us know when we have a cavity; other times, we may not realize it until we have a checkup. But the earlier you are able to detect a cavity, the easier it will be to deal with it. What is a cavity? A cavity is a hole in your tooth that […]

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