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Tips for Choosing the Best Shell Beach Dentist

New to Shell Beach and looking for a Shell Beach dentist? Wondering who to choose? You and your dentist will create a long-term relationship over the years, therefore you should find someone you are comfortable with. Consider the following when choosing a dentist for long-term care or emergencies: Are their office hours convenient for your…
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Tips on how to deal with teeth grinding

Sleeping in the same room as a tooth grinder can make for uncomfortable and nerve wrecking nights. “If you wake up with extremely sore jaws and teeth, then you may be a sleep grinder,” says Shell Beach dentist Dr. Perry Patel. Teeth grinding is known clinically as bruxism. This can develop at any age and…
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Top ten dental cleaning tips from Dr. Patel, DDS

Studies have shown that someone’s smile is often the first thing that people notice. But how does one make sure that their smile is the best that it can be? Here, Dr. Perry Patel, DDS, shares his ten top tips to keep your smile tiptop: 1) Get a new toothbrush every two to three months.…
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