Protecting Your Newly Filled Tooth

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At Shaia Dental Care in Parma Heights, Ohio, Dr. Anthony Shaia and his team are delighted to offer our patients composite resin dental fillings, a long-lasting, tooth-colored material to repair minor to moderate damage in a tooth. Once a tooth has been filled, it may take a few hours to... Read more »

Oral Piercings: A Fashion Statement And A Health Risk

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A barbell in your tongue, a lip ring, and a stud in your cheek are considered by many as fashion statements and forms of self-expression. However, dentists and other medical professionals consider these piercings to be a health risk. Here are a few reasons for why we discourage our patients... Read more »

Get the Most out of Your Teeth Whitening

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As you probably know, your smile can lead to a great first impression or a disappointing one. For this reason—along with a variety of others—Americans spend millions of dollars every year on teeth whitening. Unfortunately, if you don’t care for your smile well after it is whitened, you could quickly... Read more »

Avoiding Canker Sores

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Did you know that there is something you can do to fight off canker sores? Of course canker sores aren’t a very serious problem, but they are incredibly annoying. Incidentally, your canker sore should heal within a week or two: if it doesn’t, we recommend visiting a dentist. They may... Read more »