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A Game Plan for Dental Emergencies

It can happen at the most inconvenient time. There’s a big event scheduled for the weekend and CRACK—your tooth breaks or chips. OR, a dull toothache develops and worsens, only a few days before your family vacation. “This was not in the plan!” you think. Dental emergencies can be incredibly frustrating, but we at Boulevard [...]

TMJ: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

What is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, but these initials also refer to a painful disorder related to this joint. The American Dental Association (ADA) online article “TMJ” explains that the TMJ joint works together with muscles, ligaments and the jaw bone which all enable you to open and close your mouth and control [...]

A Response to the Ukraine Invasion

Horror…Disgust…Deep Grief. These are some of the feelings I feel about the current invasion of the Russian army into Ukraine. They are the feelings you have when one day you wake up and find that life has forever changed. I know that we own a dental practice, and that we are in the business of [...]

The Impact of Oral Health on Heart Health

One way to help prevent heart disease is to keep your mouth healthy and free of disease! We all know that maintaining a healthy weight, eating a well-balanced diet, exercising and not smoking are ways to promote a healthy heart. What you may not know is that brushing, flossing and visiting your dental professional regularly [...]

A Tribute to Dr. Clark

We want to take this opportunity to honor our beloved Dr. George Clark who passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2021. We want to honor him by letting you know more about this faithful man who diligently served his community and family for many years. To do this, we have included some highlights of his [...]

Christmas Reflections from Boulevard Dental

Dear patients and community, Christmas is a season of giving. And because Christmas is a season of giving, it is also a season of joy. Of course, we may experience feelings of joy as we look at beautiful Christmas lights or hear the familiar songs, but that itself is a gift, isn’t it? Yet even [...]

Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years, says the American Dental Association’s (ADA) online Mouth Healthy article entitled, “Implants.” Implants are an effective way to replace missing teeth and they are made to blend in with your existing teeth. It is our goal at Boulevard Dental Associates [...]

Teeth-Brightening Options

You want a bright smile, but you are not sure of the best way to achieve it. We at Boulevard Dental Associates would like to help you explore your options. To do this, we have summarized an online American Dental Association (ADA) article entitled, “Oral Health Topics: Whitening,” that looks at the effectiveness and safety [...]

New Team Members at Boulevard Dental Associates

Boulevard Dental Associates just recently took on two new team members! We’d love to take this opportunity to introduce these two wonderful ladies to you. You will find that they share the same enthusiasm for the dental field that we do, and that they hold to the same values that make our practice what it [...]

Tips for a Stress-Free Back-to-School Dental Checkup

It’s time for that back-to-school dental check-up, but your child AND you are nervous about it. How are you going to fit it into your remaining summer plans and school preparations? How can you calm your anxious child so that they are calmer about their dental visit compared to last year? We have provided a [...]

Necessary Nutrients for Oral Health

You likely hear a lot about what foods are not good for your oral health, but you may not be as aware of what nutrients are essential for your mouth. We have compiled and summarized information from several dental articles that reveal that your diet not only affects your overall health—it significantly impacts the health [...]

Water: The Best Summer Beverage for Your Teeth

It’s hot…you’re thirsty. What is your go-to summer drink on days like these? Is water your drink of choice, or do you prefer some other cool beverage? Water has many benefits for your body, but you likely are not aware of just how good water is for your teeth. We have summarized several online American […]