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  • What is a Waterpik Water Flosser and why should you use it?
    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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  • Radiation exposure in the dental office
    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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  • Ultrasonic Scalers used in Dental Hygiene
    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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  • The Modern Way to Floss
    The Modern Way to Floss

    Hello everyone! I’m Sandy, Dr. Tenaglia’s new hygienist. The Waterpik® Water Flosser representative stopped by our office at lunch today with exciting information about water flossing. I would like to ...

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  • Why are Dental Checkups essential?
    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!)
    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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