Okemos Dental Services
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    • Radiation exposure in the dental office

      The State of MI Radiation Safety inspector popped into our office today unannounced to check the safety of our dental x-ray equipment. We of course passed with flying colors because Dr. Tenaglia ...

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    • Why are Dental Checkups essential?

      Routine dental checkups are very important in maintaining oral and overall health! Although you may not be looking forward to your dental appointment every 6 months, it’s necessary that you always put ...

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    • Facts about Amalgams (silver fillings!)

      Did you know silver fillings are called amalgams? Amalgams are made up of a combination of mercury, silver, tin, and copper. I was shocked to find out that the average American between 20 and 64 has ...

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    • What is a Waterpik Water Flosser and why should you use it?

      The Waterpik Water Flosser is an at home alternative for string floss. Water flossers have a motor and pump that create a stream of pulsating water to flow through the tip and into your mouth. The ...

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    • Ultrasonic Scalers used in Dental Hygiene

      Have you ever wondered what determines the type of instruments your dental hygienist uses for your dental cleaning? I’m betting that most of you do not think about our dental instruments. Yikes! Who ...

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    • Do you know the amazing facts about Fluoride?

      Why did we add fluoride to water? It began in 1945, it was recommended by the American Dental Association with the attempt to improve dental health. Water fluoridation is the addition of ...

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    • Looking For A New Dentist

      So you’re looking for a new dentist... Here’s what you should be asking, AND HEARING when you make that first phone call: Have you recently moved to a new area and in need of new healthcare providers? ...

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    • What to Except When Scheduling for Zoom Whitening

      Dr. Tenaglia and her team are very excited to give you a beautiful white smile. Dr. Tenaglia has invested in the latest and greatest Zoom equipment. Chavon, our dental assistant, is our Zoom whitening ...

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    • Flossing Doesn't Do Anything... Psych!

      Don’t believe all you read; what you can’t see is what’s written between the lines. The truth about this new phenomenon is the research wasn’t done well. That, my friends, doesn’t mean flossing is ...

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    • Are you having problems while you sleep, with sleep apnea or pain in your jaw?

      Are you having problems while you sleep, with sleep apnea or pain in your jaw? We received advanced training on our newest technology, 3-dimensonial come beam CT x-ray machine. With this latest ...

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    • Why are Dental Checkups essential?

      Routine dental checkups are very important in maintaining oral and overall health! Although you may not be looking forward to your dental appointment every 6 months, it’s necessary that you always put ...

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    • Happy Thanksgiving!

      Did you know these fun facts about the holiday season? The first Thanksgiving meal did not include turkey! Instead, they ate deer, duck, geese, oysters, lobster, eel and fish. The average Thanksgiving ...

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    • Be Healthy this fall!

      Here are some tips to live a healthier life this fall: If you plan to eat vegetables right away, buy them fresh. If you don’t plan to eat them until next week, buy frozen! Eating frozen produce is ...

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