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Invisalign Could Give You A Straighter Smile

How many years have you looked in the mirror and wished that your smile looked different than it does? Maybe you have crooked teeth. Maybe you have crowded teeth. Maybe you have an overbite, an underbite, or an open bite. Maybe you have a gap or gaps between your teeth. Or maybe you have more than one of those issues. You’ve ...

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Dentures Aren’t What They Used To Be! [video]

Dentures most certainly aren’t what they used to be. Like with most of our dental services, dentures have improved over the years, making them more lifelike and comfortable than ever before. If you’re missing teeth and desperate for a full, confident smile, it’s time to consider dentures. At Uptown Dental Associates, we regularly help ...

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How To Handle A Dental Emergency [infographic]

Emergencies are stressful situations. Fortunately, our team at Uptown Dental Associates is here to help. We want to make sure you’re prepared in case of a dental emergency, so you’ll know exactly what to do. Following the guide below, you can get a better idea of whether you’re experiencing a true emergency and what to do if you are. The ...

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Veneers Bring Out Your Star Potential

As a lifelong musical theater performer, Dr. Shepherd is well aware of the power of a showstopping smile — on the stage and on the silver screen. But here at Uptown Dental Associates, we know that you don’t have to be an entertainer to benefit from a gorgeous grin. Even if you’re not an actor, how much of your life is a performance of ...

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Don’t Lose Your Teeth to Gum Disease! [video]

Gum disease is surprisingly widespread, affecting half of Americans over the age of 30. It is also the most common cause of tooth loss in adults. Watch this video from the American Dental Association to learn more. At Uptown Dental Associates, we have a state-of-the-art NV Pro 3 laser for comfortable gum disease treatment. Plus, Dr. Shepherd ...

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What Causes Bad Breath? [infographic]

For you, your loved ones, and pretty much everyone you come into contact with, halitosis is an unpleasant situation. At Uptown Dental Associates, we will evaluate you in order to determine the source of your bad breath, and offer counseling and solutions to help you banish it for good. To book an appointment at Uptown Dental Associates for ...

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An Anxiety-Free Dental Experience

If you are like a lot of Americans, the very thought of visiting the dentist is enough to make you break out into a sweat. Few people look forward to the experience. But if you suffer from dental anxiety or dental phobia, your fears may actually prevent you from getting the care you need. When you avoid taking care of dental issues early on, ...

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We Saved Jesus’s Smile [video]

After retiring from the military, Jesus had a mouthful of decaying teeth and was at risk of losing all of them. He sought help from the Veteran’s Administration, four dentists, and three orthodontists without luck. Finally, he found Dr. Shepherd at Uptown Dental, who was able to not only save his teeth, but give Jesus a stunning new smile — ...

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Get Ready for the Holidays with a Snap-On Smile!

Can you believe the holiday season is almost here? It’s that most festive time of year, filled with lots of family gatherings, fun, laughter, and party after party. Of course, if you are unhappy with the state of your pearly (or not-so-pearly) whites, the thought of all that socializing may fill you with dread rather than joy. It’s just so ...

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Oral Surgery at Uptown Dental Associates

Do you have a tooth that needs to be extracted? Maybe it’s time for your or your child’s wisdom teeth to be removed. Perhaps you’re experiencing pain from receding gums, or you require a bone graft in order to thicken your jaw for a dental implant. Whatever your oral surgery needs, you can be confident you’re in good hands at Uptown ...

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