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Why You Should See Your Dentist During the COVID-19 Pandemic

July 3, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 12:48 pm
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For some people, money, fear, naivety, and even an apathetic mindset will keep them from seeing a dentist twice a year. Add on a global pandemic, and you will find more and more individuals skipping out on their dental exam and cleaning altogether. Unfortunately, this decision to avoid regular visits, even amidst the current crisis, can lead to unnecessary and costly dental procedures in the future. To ensure this doesn’t happen to you, learn why it’s best to keep seeing your dentist during this time and how you can do it safely.

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4 Alternative Ways to Say “Hi” at Your Next Dentist’s Appointment

June 7, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 1:32 pm
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Social distancing is quickly becoming one of the most popular phrases of 2020. As COVID-19 remains a global threat, people are covering up more now than ever before. From wearing masks and gloves while shopping for groceries to coming together in small groups while remaining 6 feet apart, it’s much more difficult to simply say “hello” to those around you. Not surprisingly, individuals are coming up with alternative techniques to greet others, including your dentist in Arlington, during this time. From an elbow bump to a simple air high-five, take a look at the few creative ways you can say “hi” during your next dental appointment.

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Dental Offices and COVID-19: How They’re Preparing for Patients After Reopening

May 4, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 1:23 pm
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Dental offices have always been and will continue to be one of the safest and cleanest places you will visit. Why? Because they are instructed to abide by certain guidelines and procedures when it comes to sanitizing and disinfecting instruments, equipment, and surfaces. With COVID-19 requiring additional measures to be taken on behalf of dental teams across the country, find out what steps your dentist is implementing to ensure a healthy environment for everyone who visits.

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What Should I Do if I Accidentally Damage One of My Dentures?

April 5, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 7:40 pm
an older man holding his denture in his hand

Being quarantined due to COVID-19 is bad enough. Add a broken denture into the mix, and you’re looking at a worse situation than before. You might think that with everyone staying indoors, the chances of injuring yourself or causing damage to your smile would be less, but that’s not always the case. Breaking your dentures can happen quickly with a simple slip of the hand while cleaning or biting down on something a bit too hard. Before this happens to you, spend some time learning what steps you can take to fix the problem and get back to enjoying your smile.

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The Truth About Teeth In a Day: Is It Possible?

March 7, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 10:23 pm
an older woman smiling with her new dental implants

In today’s world, everything is designed to be at our fingertips instantly. What once took an hour now takes only minutes. Snail mail has been replaced with e-mail, the internet is a click away when using a smartphone, and you can now forgo long lines at the grocery store and instead, shop online and opt for pick-up. But that’s not all…people are also looking for ways to improve health care response and recovery times. One example of this is teeth in a day. With patients who have missing teeth, they don’t want to wait months to receive a complete smile. Instead, they want it the same day they arrived for treatment. But is it possible? Before you quickly dial your dentist’s office for an immediate appointment, spend some time learning about its possibility and how you can get a new and improved smile.

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Tooth Extraction? Learn How Long You’ll Need to Wait to Receive a Dental Implant

November 9, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 9:54 pm
an extracted tooth

When learning about the benefits of a dental implant, it’s no surprise that patients often want this innovative and unique tooth replacement solution to fix their smile immediately. Although the implant placement process can take up to 6 months, it can take a bit longer if you find out you need a tooth extracted first. Hear from a local dentist who shares why a tooth would need to be extracted and how long you’ll need to wait before receiving your fully restored smile.

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Why It’s Important to See a Reputable Dentist for Dental Implant Salvage

August 4, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 12:50 pm
an older woman reviewing a dental X-ray with her dentist

Advancements in dentistry have made it possible for individuals who have experienced tooth loss to have fully restored smiles that not only look and feel completely natural but also improve one’s oral health. Dental implant placement has a high success rate, which is one of the reasons they’re so popular; however, there are instances when failure can occur, and when it does, you need a qualified professional who can help. To prevent further damage to your oral health, discover why it’s necessary to seek dental implant salvage from a reputable dentist.

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Dental Implant Salvage in Arlington: How You Can Tell Your Restoration is Failing

July 8, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 8:48 pm
dental implants

If you’ve recently received dental implants, you’re probably feeling pretty good about the way you look and feel. Not only do you have a restoration that is permanent, but it also restores your smile, making it virtually impossible for anyone to tell the difference between your real and fake teeth! But then suddenly, something doesn’t feel right and you’re left wondering what could be wrong. While the success rate for dental implant placement is high, there is a chance it could fail. Find out the signs and symptoms and if you are in need of dental implant salvage in Arlington.

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How Can I Avoid Loose Fitting Dentures in Arlington?

June 27, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: — drbaldwin @ 8:31 pm
older man with dentures smiling

Dentures can be such a blessing. They allow you to eat a wide variety of foods, they give you a beautiful smile and they can give you the confidence you need to fully engage in life, both socially and professionally. Ideally, dentures in Arlington should fit snugly but comfortably along your gum ridge. Over time, however, they may loosen and not fit as well. Read on to learn what you and your dentist can do. 

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Get an Oral Cancer Screening in Arlington This Month!

April 12, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — drbaldwin @ 3:56 am

Like all cancer screenings, an oral cancer screening in Arlington is designed to find abnormal tissue that may indicate the presence of pre-cancerous or cancerous cells. The significant difference is that an oral cancer screening takes no extra time or effort on your part. All you have to do is maintain a schedule of regular dental checkupsand your dentist will take care of the rest. And because April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, now is the right time to have one.  

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“For the last 10 years, I had a denture that never fit right. I only wore it when I had to. After visiting Dr. Baldwin, I got a new denture that is very comfortable and never moves. I can eat anything, and I smile all the time.”

Bernie Jones - Fort Worth, TX

“For the last 10 years, I had a denture that never fit right. I only wore it when I had to. After visiting Dr. Baldwin, I got a new denture that is very comfortable and never moves. I can eat anything, and I smile all the time.”

Bernie Jones - Fort Worth, TX