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Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for Children?

As parents, it’s natural to worry about a topic like sedation dentistry. Any time we use sedation, there’s risk involved. Is it worth the risk? How do we keep children safe during procedures in which sedation is needed? Sedation is different from anesthesia; topical and injected anesthesia ensures that a procedure is pain-free, while sedation helps a child stay calm …

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Invisalign vs. Traditional Braces: Which is Right for You?

Many people struggle to decide between getting Invisalign and traditional braces for their orthodontic treatment. It’s a conversation we have in our office again and again, as we help patients weigh the pros and cons of each option. Ultimately, every patient is different and the best option comes down to your lifestyle, your preferences, and your orthodontic needs. Here’s what …