Invisalign vs Traditional Braces
Posted by on August 4, 2021 in Blog

Up until recently, the only way to straighten teeth was through traditional braces. While these are fine for adolescents and high schoolers, their visibility made them unrealistic for many adults -- especially those in the working world.   But today, teenagers and adults alike can get the...

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Relax! We Offer Pain-Free Dentistry
Posted by on August 11, 2020 in Blog
Does Invisalign Hurt?

Many people dread going to the dentist for one very good reason: They are afraid it's going to hurt. And in the old days, that was a legitimate fear. Things like drilling, extractions, and even cleaning teeth could be a scary, pain-free experience.   But not anymore. Thanks to the miracle...

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Ask for Our Waiting List for Last-Minute Appointments
Posted by on August 6, 2020 in Blog

At McCosh Family Dentistry, we understand that circumstances can change suddenly. If you need to cancel or postpone your dental appointment, all we as is that you give as much notice as possible. By letting us know at least 24 hours in advance, we can make changes to our schedule to accommodate as m...

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Make Good Oral Habits Part of Your Routine
Posted by on July 14, 2020 in Blog

The best way to ensure you are following good oral health habits such as brushing and flossing regularly is by building a daily routine and following it religiously.   Some scientists say it takes anywhere from 21 to 28 days to break a bad habit or create a new positive one. By establishi...

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You May Have Bad Breath and Not Even Know It
Posted by on July 9, 2020 in Blog

  Being stuck in the house for the past several months has a lot of unintended consequences, one of which is developing an undiagnosed case of halitosis -- more commonly known as bad breath.   When you have bad breath, you often can't tell on your own. People with bad breath often...

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Pain-Free Dentistry in Your Neighborhood!
Posted by on June 11, 2020 in Blog
Maximizing Use It Or Lose It Dental Benefits

Quick: What's the first thing you think of when you hear the word "dentist"? If you are like most people, it's probably something like "drills" or "pulling teeth" or even just plain old "pain".   But did you know that these old, outdated ideas about dentists are no longer valid? Thanks to...

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Let Your Teeth Last a Lifetime
Posted by on June 2, 2020 in Blog
Fascinating Facts about Your Teeth 1

Teeth are truly astonishing. They effectively bite, cut, grind, gnash, and chop a wide variety of foods, including everything from hard nuts to tough meats and sturdy vegetables. Yet with proper care, they can last upwards of 70 to 80 years of near-constant use with little to no decline in performan...

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Implants – Mccosh
Posted by on May 28, 2020 in Blog
Dental Insurance

If you are missing a single tooth or multiple teeth, there are a number of options you can choose from that can restore your smile and help you chew food better. These options include implants, bridges, and partials. All have their advantages and disadvantages.   The best option for you m...

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You Don’t Have to Dread Going to the Dentist Anymore
Posted by on May 28, 2020 in Blog

    For older people, going to the dentist can still arouse feelings of dread and fear. That's because just a few decades ago, a dentist's office visit was often painful and unpleasant.   Most older adults can recall dental visits that were not very much fun. And apprehens...

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Simple Life Hacks to Improve Your Smile
Posted by on May 19, 2020 in Blog

Oral health isn't something that happens on its own. If you don't pay attention to your teeth, it's only a matter of time before you start to see the results.   Your teeth can become yellowed. Your breath can get offensive. And eventually, you will experience things like tooth pain, cavit...

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