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Viera, Florida Dentist

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A Dental Primer

Many patients come into our practice and are surprised after our thorough exam to find that their mouth is not in as good a shape as they thought, when they’ve been brushing and flossing somewhat regularly. “What am I doing … Continue reading

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Dental Economics

Dental Economics While the economy languishes and the results of the latest health care legislation are yet to be resolved, it’s easy to put things that don’t hurt on the side. There is an old saying, ‘if it don’t hurt, … Continue reading

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“Jailbreak” bacteria triggers heart disease

‘Jailbreak ’ bacteria triggers heart disease Plaque-causing bacteria can ‘jailbreak’ from the mouth into the bloodstream and increase your risk of heart attack and stroke, according to research from the University of Bristol. In September, 2010, Professor Howard Jenkinson, spoke … Continue reading

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The Optimal Dental Exam

Evidence continues to mount regarding the connection of your oral health and over all health.  The question is no longer if it is true, that is demonstrable. But how does it happen? One theory is that oral bacteria can affect … Continue reading

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Did You Know Dr. Edwards is Now Doing Botox®?

Unfortunately, our patients and potential patients are unaware that Dr. Edwards has started offering Botox as a cosmetic procedure!         This simple, yet effective procedure can be done while your waiting for a cleaning, a crown, or even if you … Continue reading

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“Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution”

If you haven’t had the opportunity to watch “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution,” Friday nights at 8:00 pm on ABC, you are missing out on an incredible story.  It’s a subject that is very relevant for all of us.  In the … Continue reading

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