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Helping our patients through the Covid-19 crisis

As this coronavirus situation has unfolded, all of us at Dr. Blum & Associates as well as all of our patients have been faced with questions about how to lead our daily lives while being told we must stay at home.  We’re getting numerous questions every day from our dental patients about handling their dental

5 Wellness Tips to Practice During COVID-19 Social Distancing

Keep Your Teeth at Home We at Dr. Blum and Associates hope you are well and safe during these frightening times.  We are urging all of our patients to please stay home. One of the best ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to wash your hands for at least 20 seconds with soap

How often should I get a dental cleaning?

Dental Cleanings for Prevention  “ It’s NOT just a cleaning” How often should you visit your dentist? Once a year? Twice a year?  You’ve heard the expression “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” and that’s especially true concerning your oral health.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that

Healthy Teeth Tips for Kids

Dental Hygiene Tips for Kids Celebrating Healthy Teeth February is Children’s Oral Health Month! We want the best for our kids, and oral health is a big part of their physical wellbeing.  That’s why we treasure the opportunity to give your children healthy smiles. Today, we’ve got some tips on how to make sure that

Habits that Harm Your Teeth & How to Break Them in the New Year

Habits that Harm Your Teeth & How to Break Them in the New Year Bad Oral Habits = Bad Oral Health We all have bad habits.  Maybe you’re not good at texting people back, or you crack your knuckles, or watch too much reality TV.  We get it, but bad oral habits are dangerous. It’s

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy During the Holidays

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy During the Holidays Healthy Teeth: The Gift That Keeps Giving We love the holidays at Dr. Blum and Associates.  But what we don’t love is tooth decay or tooth pain!  When it’s beginning to look a lot like Thanksgiving, Christmas, or any holiday you celebrate, it often begins to

What Causes Snoring?

Snoring is not a medical disorder on its own, but beyond disrupting sleep, snoring can be a symptom of an underlying problem. But why do we snore, and what can we do about it?

How to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

We’d all like to have a brighter smile, but it can be hard to identify the best method for safe teeth whitening.  There’s a lot of information out there. So, let’s ask a dentist…

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

As grown-ups, we realize that our teeth require consistent care.

Who Needs Dental Implants?

If you are missing a tooth, multiple teeth, wear dentures or even missing all of your teeth you might be a candidate for implants.

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