East Center Dental Blog

4 Reasons to Invest Your Tax Refund in Your Smile

April 24, 2023

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person smiling while talking to dentist

Tax season is here, the period when we all prepare and file our tax returns in hopes of getting a refund. Are you wondering how to maximize the potential of your tax refund this season? Investing in your smile and prioritizing your oral health is a compelling option worth considering. By allocating your tax refund toward dental care, your pearly whites can reap numerous benefits. Keep reading as we explore four compelling reasons why using your tax refund for dental care is a wise decision.


What Your Dentist Wants You to Know About Oral Cancer

April 14, 2023

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dentist performing oral cancer screening on patient

Throughout this April, we aim to shed light on the risks associated with oral cancer and empower you with the knowledge to protect yourself. Oral cancer is a serious condition that can have significant impacts on your health, but with early detection and preventive measures, it can be effectively managed. Continue reading to learn about the risk factors associated with oral cancer and to learn about what steps you can take to lessen your chances of developing it.


How To: Give Your Teeth a Spring Cleaning This Year

March 18, 2023

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Woman in pink gloves deep cleaning the bathroom counter

With warmer days just around the corner, you may feel the need to refresh your home. While this often includes chores that fall to the wayside, like cleaning out the garage and organizing the pantry, there is one area people often miss: their oral health. Fortunately, learning how to give your teeth a spring cleaning is as easy as reading on!


How Gum Disease Can Harm Your Heart

February 9, 2023

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person smiling and holding up a paper heart

Heart Health Benefits of Physical Activity. It can lower your blood pressure, improve and manage your cholesterol levels in the blood, improve your body’s ability to manage insulin and blood sugar levels, and more. Though it may come as a surprise, the health of your smile can also impact your heart. Continue reading to learn about how having unhealthy gums can lead to cardiovascular issues.


Benefit Your Smile with These 5 New Year’s Resolutions

January 11, 2023

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a woman smiling during New Year's in Warsaw

Now that the new year has arrived, you might be thinking of ways you can enhance your lifestyle. Whether you’re planning on heading to the gym often or going on more trips, the goal is to improve your overall well-being. For this reason, you may want to consider bettering your pearly whites. Not only can you benefit your oral health, but you’ll feel more confident about your grin in the long run. Read on to learn five New Year’s resolutions you can implement to improve your smile in 2023!


3 Great Examples of Smile-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

December 15, 2022

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Stocking stuffers from a dentist in Warsaw

It’s well into December, so you’re likely doing some last-minute holiday shopping. After all, there’re many things to buy — decorations, food, presents, etc. — and little time left! That said, you may want to add some smile-friendly stocking stuffers to your list. These items not only make great gifts for loved ones, but also improve their users’ oral health. As for what kind to get, your dentist in Warsaw has a few in mind. Read on to learn four holiday products that’ll pull a (shiny) smile on your family’s faces.


What Factors Make Dental Implants Successful?

November 10, 2022

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A dentist explaining dental implant success

Compared to other restorations, dental implants are highly successful. In fact, they have a long-term success rate of over 95 percent! Still, you may want to know why they’re so effective before committing to treatment. After all, you likely want to ensure these prosthetics are right for you and your smile. Luckily enough, then, your local dentist has the answer to your question. Here’s a summary of four factors involved in dental implant success over time.


Save Money with Regular Dental Visits!

October 20, 2022

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A dentist in Warsaw holding a piggy bank

Due to rising inflation, many people are trying to cut costs from their lives. In particular, they’re doing things like eating out less, subscribing to fewer streaming services, etc. If you’re looking to save money for your own budget, though, keep seeing your dentist in Warsaw. As it turns out, giving up dental visits tends to be costly in the long run. To learn more about why that’s the case, here’s a summary of the matter from your local dental practice.


6 Things You Should Know About Invisalign Treatment

September 7, 2022

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Man at dentist getting Invisalign in Warsaw

We weren’t all born with that perfectly aligned smile that we hoped for. However, this doesn’t mean that it’s unachievable. You don’t even have to spend a couple of years with a mouthful of metal brackets and wires. Invisalign used a series of clear aligners to slowly shift the teeth to their new, aligned positions. However, it pays to be well informed. Here are a few things that you should know before you begin your Invisalign treatment.


3 Reasons Your Teeth May Be Shifting

August 17, 2022

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person looking at their mouth in a bathroom mirror

If you’ve looked in the mirror recently and noticed a slight difference in the appearance of your smile, it could be due to teeth shifting. As your body changes over time, you may see the alignment of your teeth do the same, but it could put you at an increased risk of developing oral health problems down the road. Read on to learn about three reasons your teeth may be shifting and how your dentist in Warsaw could help address the issue.

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