How SureSmile Can Improve the Health and Appearance of Your Smile

By Slater Family Dental | May 21, 2019

At Slater Family Dental, we understand the importance of a stunning smile that can lighten up a room. Studies have shown that a straight, healthy looking smile ranks as one of the biggest contributing factors in making a good first impression. One study – conducted by researchers at Leeds and Central Lancashire University – found…

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Three Compelling Reasons You Should Floss

By Slater Family Dental | Oct 15, 2018

At Slater Family Dental, we understand that flossing ranks fairly low as a habit many of our patients enjoy doing on a daily basis. While most people don’t have a problem following the American Dental Association’s recommendation to brush at least twice a day, finding the time to floss at least once seems far more…

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The Top Dental Trends: Harmful or Helpful?

By Slater Family Dental | Jul 19, 2018

In recent dental news, there have been many types of new practices and trends when it comes to taking care of your teeth and gums. But do these popular practices really benefit your oral health or do they actually cause more harm than good? As your dentist in Aloha, OR, our team at Slater Family Dental keeps…

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The Best Practices to Use When Brushing

By Slater Family Dental | Sep 22, 2017

Many of us have bad habits that cause our tooth brushing efforts to not be as effective as they could be. While we all know that brushing twice a day and flossing are the best things to do to take care of our teeth, there are some routines that warrant a second look. By addressing…

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The Surprising Benefits of Chewing Your Food

By Slater Family Dental | Feb 22, 2017

As your general dentist in Aloha, Dr. Slater wants to ensure that all of his patients enjoy the best oral health possible. While practicing quality oral hygiene at home – which includes brushing twice a day and flossing daily – and scheduling regular exams with Dr. Slater are some of the best habits for protecting…

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Understanding the Causes of Oral Pain

By Slater Family Dental | Oct 17, 2016

As an emergency dentist in Aloha, OR, our team at Slater Family Dental know firsthand that sometimes your oral health requires immediate attention. Many patients visit our Aloha dental office looking for pain relief. While most oral health issues that cause discomfort are easily identifiable, some issues are harder to pinpoint. Facial pain can be…

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Study Finds Kids Often Exchange Oral Bacteria

By Slater Family Dental | Jun 25, 2016

As a family dentist in Aloha, the team at Slater Family Dental know just how close things can get with your loved ones when everybody is living under the same roof. Colds and coughs get passed around, and an illness for one means trouble for all. While the occasional virus or cold bug isn’t all…

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Can Probiotics Lower Your Risk For Gum Disease?

By Slater Family Dental | Feb 24, 2016

As your dentist in Aloha, Dr. Slater wants every patient to enjoy the very best oral health possible. As most of us already know, tooth decay and gum disease pose the two biggest threats to our long-term oral health. By lowering your risk of gum disease, you can not only improve your oral health, but…

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Good Oral Health Important To Expecting Mothers

By Slater Family Dental | Dec 29, 2015

At Slater Family Dental, our Aloha family dental care specialists want patients to understand the important role their oral health plays in their overall health. This link becomes especially important for expecting mothers. Most women understand the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle after becoming pregnant in order to protect not only her health but…

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