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Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

It’s a fairly common question: Why are my gums bleeding? Although bleeding gums can indicate the beginning stages of periodontal disease, it isn’t always an indication of a harsh or lasting condition. Sometimes when the gums bleed, it’s simply a symptom and you may just need to tweak your oral hygiene routine (brushing and flossing). […]

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The Parents’ Guide to Diverse and Affordable Pediatric Dentistry Options

When parents seek a pediatric dentist, they typically want safe, trustworthy, and affordable pediatric dentistry options to choose from. At Penn Dental Medicine, we’re dedicated to providing the highest level of safety, comfort, and modern approaches when it comes to all our dental services. Many studies demonstrate that the earlier you bring your child in […]

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Talking to Your Teen: Three Tips for Getting Braces When It’s Time

Whether Your Teen Needs Invisalign, Lingual Braces, or Traditional Orthodontics, These Tips Will Help You Prepare Them for Treatment Your teenager is getting braces for the first time and you have questions. Depending on what kind of orthodontic treatment you decide on, your son or daughter’s experience will vary. After being examined by an orthodontist, […]

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Three Common Misconceptions About Endodontic Surgery

Debunking Common Myths About Root Canal Treatment The thought of endodontic surgery can make anyone fearful when they aren’t familiar with the procedure. Sometimes people avoid endodontic treatments such as root canal therapy because of misinformation, which unfortunately tends to make the problem worse. To address these misconceptions, we’ve put together a list of three […]

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