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Finding the Right Dentist

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If you are looking for a new Huntington Woods, MI dentist, you have probably realized that you have many options. Finding the right dentist for you and your family can pose a challenge and raise a number of questions.

Searching for a Great Dentist

Family Dentistry of Royal Oak welcomes new patients of all ages, making scheduling your family’s dental appointments easier and more convenient. We can even book simultaneous appointments for you and your children so you can get in and out faster.

The quality of dentistry is important, too. We provide consistent high-quality care. From preventive measures that keep your smile healthy to restorative work that protects your smile – ...

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Comparing Cosmetic Procedures

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If you're not satisfied with the appearance of your smile, cosmetic dentistry offers many options for you! It's hard to know where to start, and Dr. Suchi Chalasani, your premiere dentist in Royal Oak can help. Here we'll discuss a few cosmetic options designed for different needs that may point you in the right direction.

Teeth Whitening

This is truly the easiest and most cost effective way to make a huge impact on your smile. At Family Dentistry of Royal Oak, we offer two convenient options for whitening your teeth. Our in-office Sapphire Light treatment can deliver teeth that are 7-12 shades lighter in one short appointment at our office. This option ...

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Signs You May Need to Make an Extra Trip to the Dentist

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It’s fairly common knowledge that two trips the dentist each year for examinations and cleanings are considered the norm. But that is not to say that extra trips to the dentist office might be called for under certain circumstances. Usually, there are warning signs about a dental problem that might warrant that extra appointment. What are some of these warning signs that might indicate that it is time to visit your dentist in Royal Oak?

Possible Signs of Potential Dental Issues

If you are having any of the following issues, it might be time to give your dentist a call to make an appointment:

  • If you notice any kind of discoloration, lumps, or ...

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Misconceptions About Dentists and the Dental Office

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Unfortunately, misconceptions and myths about the dental industry are still around today, and sadly these ideas keep many patients from getting the dental care they need. Well, your Royal Oak dentist is here today to set the record straight and dispel some of the common myths we hear most often.

My Dentist Will Judge Me

If it's been a while since your last visit to the dentist, you may feel embarrassed about your teeth or about how long it's been. At Family Dentistry of Royal Oak, we want to let you know that we understand, and we never judge. We're happy to guide you through any dental situation you may be ...

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Optimum Brushing Techniques

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Did you know that how you brush your teeth is just as important as how often you brush? Most of us understand that we should be brushing at least twice per day; however, are you using proper brushing techniques? If not, you may not be successfully removing all of your plaque build-up, or you could be causing damage to your gum tissue. Your Royal Oak dentist has some tips for achieving optimum brushing techniques.

Implement Proper Brushing

You'll want to hold your brush at a 45-degree angle and use gentle circular motions. You should be brushing for at least two minutes, and be sure to brush both the inside and outside chewing surfaces. ...

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Finding the Right Dentist in Royal Oak

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Finding a dentist is easy; just Google “Royal Oak dentist.” But when you are looking for a dentist, you want to find the right dentist for you and your whole family. It just makes more sense to choose a dentist who will partner with you and your family for the long-term, to ensure lifelong oral health. You want to make the best decision based on the needs of you and your family when you look at partnering with the right dentist.

In your search, there are a number things you will want to take into account. Let’s go over what you might consider when you are looking for the ...

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Are You Flossing With Proper Technique?

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We see so many patients at our Royal Oak dentist practice who insist that they are flossing on a daily basis. And we believe them!

The problem, however, is that they aren’t getting the results they would expect because they aren’t using the right technique. Flossing involves more than snapping a piece of floss between your teeth to dislodge stuck bits of food. When you floss, your goal is actually to remove bits of plaque from between your teeth and just beneath the gumline.

Best Practices for Flossing

1. Make sure you are using the right floss for the job: Dental flosses come in a variety of different widths and styles from ...

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