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Preparing for your First Dentist Appointment after COVID

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Last year was an unprecedented year for everyone around the world. As a result, many people avoided venturing out, even for preventive medical care or checkups, only going to the doctor for emergencies. Unfortunately, this meant skipping routine dental care. So whether you missed your six-month checkups and cleanings last year because of the pandemic or other reasons, we’d like you to know how to prepare for your first dentist appointment after COVID. What to Expect First, we’d like patients to know that we …

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6 Ways to make time for a Dental Appointment even when you’re Busy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Adding an appointment to a busy family schedule can seem challenging and stressful. Between work, school, extra-curricular activities, and household responsibilities, finding an hour for a dental cleaning may seem impossible. However, your oral health is crucial to your overall health condition and should be monitored by board-certified dentists in Nashville at Devine Dentistry. Neglecting your teeth creates advanced conditions where treatment is time-consuming, expensive, and possibly leading to other health conditions. Therefore, we are sharing six ways to make time for a dental …

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Can Baking Soda Effectively Whiten Teeth?

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Baking soda has been praised for its multipurpose uses, including for your health. It’s even an active ingredient in many oral care products. The oral health benefits of using baking soda are no secret, considering people have used it for years. While some people still swear by brushing their teeth with baking soda to remove stains, does it actually work? In today’s blog, our cosmetic dentists in Nashville at Devine Dentistry explore this question and share the best and safest way to whiten your …

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Why do I have this Bad Taste in My Mouth?

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Do you experience a bad taste in your mouth all of the time? A bad taste probably means bad breath, too. While everyone has bad breath at one time or another, some people deal with chronic bad breath no matter what they eat or how often they brush their teeth. Halitosis is the clinical term for bad breath, and it could be a sign of a more serious dental problem. The good news is that there is a solution to bad breath. Today on …