Smile Makeover

December 14th, 2017

At Morgantown Dental Group, we begin each patient's experience with new patient evaluation and hygiene appointment. During this appointment, Drs. Dolin and Wilson spend valuable time with you discussing your aesthetic and oral health goals, answering your questions, and addressing any concerns...

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Teeth Whitening

December 14th, 2017

There is nothing more welcoming than a gorgeous, white grin. Unfortunately, as we age, our teeth tend to lose their natural luster. Dr. Josh Dolin use convenient at-home and in-office teeth whitening treatments to remove the stains that appear in your smile. Our whitening treatment can deliver...

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Veneers

December 14th, 2017

As with the rest of your body, daily wear and tear takes a toll on your teeth. Chips, breaks, and discoloration can all occur over time. Additionally, many of our patients struggle with misaligned or disproportionate smiles. Morgantown Dental Group uses high-quality porcelain veneers to help our...

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Mouthguards Help Prevent Sports Injuries

March 17th, 2017

More than 5 million teeth are knocked out each year from sports related injuries! Many of these injuries could have been easily prevented through the use of a custom athletic guard made by your dentist specifically for you. A mouthguard is a flexible platic that is worn during sporting...

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Caring For Tiny Teeth

September 17th, 2016

Did you know that tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in children? Tooth decay is the destruction of the outer enamel layer of your tooth. Consuming too many sugary drinks and snacks can cause tooth decay. As a parent, you should limit the number of this type of drink consumed and...

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Smoking and Your Oral Health

March 17th, 2016

Smoking is not only deadly, but also harmful to your teeth and gums. Smoking is also the leading cause of preventable death in the United States. The effects in the mouth are numerous and include the following:

- Reduced blood flow and nutrients to the gums which can lead to gum and...

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Supplements

March 17th, 2016

Many people take one or more daily dietary supplements to improve their overall health. Dietary supplements intend to provide additional nutrients to your body outside of what is consumed through your daily diet. Most are bought without a prescription. If you do not have a well balanced diet,...

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Oral Cancer

October 17th, 2015

Oral cancer is particularly alarming because it is usually asymptomatic and unnoticed during its preliminary stages. Dentists can serve as the first line of defense for oral cancer because they are equipped to catch the disease early in most cases. Oral cancer accounts for 5% of all cancer cases...

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Periodontal Disease

August 17th, 2015

It is important to brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day and floss between them at least once per day. Practicing these healthy habits will help to prevent plaque build-up and gingival inflammation. An estimated 80% of Americans have some form of gum disease! Periodontal disease (gum...

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Understanding Endocarditis

August 17th, 2015

Endocarditis is a rare life-threatening inflammation of the heart lining and its valves that is caused by bacteria. This can happen to anyone, but is more likely to occur in certain people who are at a much higher risk. If you are at high risk your doctor may advise you to take antibiotics prior...

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