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Oral Care Tips to Keep Your Smile Healthy

If you are looking for a lifetime of healthy smiles, our Shawnee Village Dental team is happy to hear it and is excited to help. Our team is here to support you with your oral health needs. Today we have some tips to help you set down a healthy oral health foundation to keep you on track to a lifetime... read more »

Brushing Your Tongue Can Help Reduce Plaque Development and Improve Your Breath

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice and flossing once each day. This is the foundation of an effective and consistent daily oral hygiene routine. When combined with your routine dental checkups at Dr. Mark Jensen’s clinic, it can significantly reduce your chances of suffering cavities and gum disease. Rinsing your mouth with antiseptic mouthwash or cleaning your... read more »

Risk Factors for Developing Periodontal Gum Disease

There are many risk factors for developing periodontal gum disease. It can strike at any time, although it can be prevented with plaque removal treatments. The best plaque removal treatments are brushing and flossing and getting professional cleanings at least twice a year. For our dental team here at Shawnee Village Dental, we strive to provide the highest quality service... read more »

Avoid the Slide Into Tooth Decay by Avoiding Bad Habits

Tooth decay occurs from plaque buildup. Bad habits from what we eat and drink can easily lead to plaque buildup. It’s important to always take note of what we eat and drink, and how much. Some foods are worse than others. Do you eat or drink anything that may be leading you down the path to bad oral hygiene? Test... read more »