Why Do I Need an Extraction?

When treating your smile, your trusted team at High Street Dentistry always considers every possible option to save a natural tooth. If, however, extraction is our only viable option, we’ll make sure you are comfortable throughout the procedure. You can count on us for outstanding, gentle care. Do You Need a Tooth Extraction? Teens and…

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Brushing and Flossing: The Right Way to Do It

Brushing and flossing your teeth are critical components of preventative care, as are twice-a-year dental exams and professional cleanings. Your trusted team at High Street Dentistry is here to provide you with outstanding preventative dentistry services and advice on the best oral hygiene practices for long-term healthy smiles. The Importance of Brushing and Flossing Brushing…

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Do I Need a Night Guard?

Waking up with a headache or jaw pain may result from grinding or clenching your teeth during your sleep, a condition known as nocturnal bruxism. You may not be aware of it, but a family member may hear you grinding away. Your trusted team at High Street Dentistry will see the signs and will help…

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Why Are My Teeth Sensitive and How Do I Treat Them?

Does your favorite ice cream or a spoon of hot soup make you wince with discomfort? If so, you likely have tooth sensitivity, and your trusted team at High Street Dentistry is here to help. We will determine the cause of your condition and will work to alleviate your discomfort. What Are the Symptoms of…

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Congratulations on your upcoming bundle of joy. Pregnancy is a wondrous time, filled with anticipation and preparations. You’ll experience changes in many aspects of your life, and your oral health is no exception. We encourage you to take time away from your busy day and pay attention to the health of your teeth and gums.…

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Your wisdom teeth, or third molars, are the last permanent teeth to come in, usually between the ages of 17 and 21. Unfortunately, they often cause problems and must be removed. At High Street Dentistry, we will evaluate you, and let you know if we recommend wisdom tooth extraction.   Why Remove Your Wisdom Teeth?…

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Can Cosmetic Dentistry Fix Crooked Teeth?

If you are in search of solutions to straighten crooked teeth without the use of traditional braces, you’ve come to the right place. Your trusted team at High Street Dentistry is proud to offer a range of cosmetic dentistry procedures designed to correct crooked teeth as well as any imperfections that interfere with your smile.…

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Should I Have My Silver Fillings Removed?

If you are wondering whether you should have your silver (dental amalgam) fillings replaced, talk to your trusted team at High Street Dentistry. We will evaluate your restorations and will help you determine whether replacing your fillings is your best option. Dental Amalgam Fillings Overview Dental amalgam has been used to treat hundreds of millions…

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Do I Need a Fluoride Treatment if I am an Adult?

Fluoride treatments offer many benefits for children as well as adults, especially those at risk of developing tooth decay. When applied directly to your teeth, fluoride is effective in preventing cavities, reducing the need for dental treatments down the road. At High Street Dentistry, we believe in preventing dental disease rather than treating it after…

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Why Do I Need a Crown?

There are various reasons you may need to restore a tooth with a dental crown. At High Street Dentistry, we are proud to offer quality restorations using state-of-the-art technology and techniques. Artfully and skillfully created, our precise and durable dental crowns will improve your oral health and will enhance your smile. What Is a Dental…

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