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Common Dental Myths Debunked

Today, we live in an age of information. It’s easier than ever to find advice and tips online concerning just about anything. But, is all that information reliable? Can you believe everything you read online? Especially when it comes to health concerns, it’s important to make sure any information we use to make decisions about […]

Q & A with Dr. Curalli

Our office is located in the heart of downtown Ballard. An old fishing town that has grown into such a diverse and trendy place to visit and/or live We decided instead of our usual blog post, we thought it would be fun to sit down and have a Q and A with our favorite Dentist! […]

Smile Design: Know Your Options [Infographic]

Have you ever: …hidden your smile in photographs? …avoided a situation because you lack confidence in your appearance? …wondered what’s involved in designing your dream smile? …worried about asking your dentist about smile enhancements because of fear of expense or pain? If you’ve answered “yes” to any of these questions, you’re not alone! According to […]

Answers to Your Top Questions About Cavities

Imagine the scene: You’re sitting in the dentist’s chair, having just had x-rays taken. The dentist has come in for your exam and, while reviewing your x-rays, points to them and says the dreaded words, “Looks like you have a cavity.” Have you sat through this very scene? If so, you’re not alone; 92% of […]

How to Keep Mouth Guards Clean

With the high-stress world that we live in, a lot of us are wearing some sort of mouth guard. Whether it’s a night-guard or a day-guard, there are some important things you need to know about keeping it clean. You need to brush the guard daily. Rinse immediately after wearing. Keep away from animals. (It’s […]