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We love to keep our patients in the loop! The Family Dental Practice blog is meant to be a place you can come and read up on all things related to oral health. We hope to educate, entertain, and keep you up to speed on any new procedures we offer as well as exciting deals or office announcements. If you ever have a question you’d like us to address in the blog, feel free to let us know!

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Are You Singing the Toothache Blues? - <p>Are you or a loved one suffering from the toothache blues? Don’t wait around in pain for the problem to resolve itself. Although we do enjoy spending quality time with our patients at Family Dental Practice, we don’t want any Watertown residents to have to undergo unnecessary dental procedures.  A toothache can indicate a much […]</p>
Posted March 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Are You Singing the Toothache Blues?

Are you or a loved one suffering from the toothache blues? Don’t wait around in pain for the problem to resolve itself. Although we do enjoy spendin...

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Can Children Get Receding Gums? - <p>Receding gums (also known as gingival recession in the field of dentistry) are not uncommon in adults ages 40 and older, but children can also experience this progressive loss of gum tissue as young as age 7.  Left untreated, gum recession can expose tooth roots and lead to pain and sensitivity. While causes of gum […]</p>
Posted March 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Can Children Get Receding Gums?

Receding gums (also known as gingival recession in the field of dentistry) are not uncommon in adults ages 40 and older, but children can also experie...

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What to Expect: Your Child’s First Visit to the Orthodontist - <p>If you had to undergo orthodontic treatment as a child or teen, hearing it recommended for your little one might make you wince—we understand! However, we’d like to assure you that just like general dentistry and treatments today, orthodontic care has improved in hopscotch-style leaps and bounds!  Thanks to advances in technology and early intervention, […]</p>
Posted February 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services, Patient Care
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

What to Expect: Your Child’s First Visit to the Orthodontist

If you had to undergo orthodontic treatment as a child or teen, hearing it recommended for your little one might make you wince—we understand! Howev...

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When a Toothache is Not a Toothache - <p>Most of us have experienced a toothache. At their mildest, toothaches may cause just enough discomfort to get on your nerves and disrupt your concentration, but at their worst, they can be debilitating. Because the pain feels like it’s coming from your tooth, it’s natural to assume that all toothaches are caused by cavities, gum […]</p>
Posted February 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health, Dental Services
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

When a Toothache is Not a Toothache

Most of us have experienced a toothache. At their mildest, toothaches may cause just enough discomfort to get on your nerves and disrupt your concentr...

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Hot on the Trail with Oral Pathology - <p>When it comes to your oral health, we hope you never have any pains or problems. Good preventive care will help you always feel your best! But even with the best habits, dental problems do happen. In that case, oral pathology is the science and medicine that helps diagnose and treat whatever is making you […]</p>
Posted January 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Hot on the Trail with Oral Pathology

When it comes to your oral health, we hope you never have any pains or problems. Good preventive care will help you always feel your best! But even wi...

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An Orthodontics Overview - <p>The root word “ortho” means “straight or upright.” Orthodontics— you guessed it – help make your teeth straight. But oh, how it can do so much more!  A lovely smile with straight teeth and an even bite is equal parts functional and beautiful – and thanks to scientific progress, all that can be yours. Orthodontics […]</p>
Posted January 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

An Orthodontics Overview

The root word “ortho” means “straight or upright.” Orthodontics— you guessed it – help make your teeth straight. But oh, how it can do so ...

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What to Do in a Dental Emergency - <p>Accidents are never planned and rarely anticipated, but good dental care is always ready and available 24/7. Like all medical emergencies, dental emergencies require quality care, and fast! Here’s what to do if you think you have a dental emergency on your hands. What is a Dental Emergency? If you are in a lot of […]</p>
Posted December 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

Accidents are never planned and rarely anticipated, but good dental care is always ready and available 24/7. Like all medical emergencies, dental emer...

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Senior Dentistry: Embrace Healthy Aging - <p>Someone once said, “Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.” How true!  While it can be frustrating to watch your health change as you age, you don’t have to accept poor oral health and tooth loss as just an inevitable part of the aging process. Your oral health is just […]</p>
Posted December 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Senior Dentistry: Embrace Healthy Aging

Someone once said, “Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.” How true!  While it can be frustrating to watch your health c...

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Should I Let My Teen Whiten Their Teeth? - <p>Do you remember feeling like standards of beauty were unattainable when you were a teenager? Heck, many of feel this way as adults! It makes sense that teenagers might be concerned with the appearance of their smile and pine for bright white smiles the same way adults do, because they’re often exposed to the same […]</p>
Posted November 27, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Should I Let My Teen Whiten Their Teeth?

Do you remember feeling like standards of beauty were unattainable when you were a teenager? Heck, many of feel this way as adults! It makes sense tha...

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Cone Beam-What? Translation: Better Dental Experiences - <p>Dr. Buchholtz and Dr. Garro, your trusted Watertown dentist, is passionate about finding ways to improve the patient experience and achieve lasting results when it comes to the health and appearance of your smile. This requires continuous learning and investing in the types of advanced technologies that will stand the test of time—because keeping up […]</p>
Posted November 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Buchholtz & Dr. Garro

Cone Beam-What? Translation: Better Dental Experiences

Dr. Buchholtz and Dr. Garro, your trusted Watertown dentist, is passionate about finding ways to improve the patient experience and achieve lasting re...

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