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Don’t Lose Dental Benefits You’ve Already Paid For!

Did you know that you could actually save hundreds of dollars by using your dental benefits before the end of the year? In fact, putting off needed dental work can backfire due to not only the financial impact but also an escalation of negative health conditions. Less than half of insured adults actually use their […]

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Are You at Risk for Oral Cancer? Ask Your Dentist!

Regular dental exams offer many benefits, but the most important might be the inclusion of oral cancer screenings in our Boise dental practice. Your dentist is your first line of defense against oral cancer. Early detection leads to early diagnosis, and that means early intervention is possible. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and I […]

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Spring Dental Cleaning in Boise

With spring on its way, many people decide it’s time to deep clean their homes. The idea is to do thorough cleaning, the kind that gets stuff clean in places your normal, daily cleaning just doesn’t reach. Just as it’s good for your home to occasionally deep clean your kitchen, it’s good for your health […]

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Forming Healthy Habits for The Lazy Brain

Our brains are lazy, and it’s an important concept we should understand when we want to create new habits, such as flossing our teeth every day.  As we dive into 2019, note that 92% of us will fail to keep our New Year’s resolutions. The good news is that we can use our understanding of this […]

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Special Features – A Behind the Scenes Look at Modern Dental

Have you ever wondered what the rest of your Boise dental office looks like? Normally, patients only see what they are meant to see, as though it were a Broadway magic show, preparing those backstage secrets. Today, we’ll give you an exclusive behind the scenes tour of Boise’s favorite dentist office. After all, the dentists […]

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The Best Resolution of All

Major points of transition in our lives always feel like a chance to start over. Whether it’s a new school, a move for a new job, or celebrating a new year, we tend to think of these times as opportunities to remake ourselves. ‘This time, I’ll be more confident and funny’, ‘I’ll stay organized and […]

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Keep Up with Your Studies, Your Teeth, and Your Health

As a dentist, Boise is a unique city. Our patients are Boise natives, newcomers, and college students from all over the world. We see all kinds of people at our practice and they have all types of dental needs. When it comes to college students, though, we see some pretty persistent trends. College students tend […]

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The Closest Dentist Near Micron

As a dentist near Micron in Boise, would you be surprised to hear that nearly one third of our patient base are Micron employees? In fact, when we did the iPad giveaway earlier this year, David, a Micron employee, was our big winner! Why Do Micron Employees Choose Modern Dental? We are thrilled that Micron employees […]

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Give Your Dental Phobia a Break

Overcoming anxiety is a process. We absolutely understand this and it’s actually pretty common. Millions of people avoid necessary dental care because they are afraid of the dentist. People overcome their fears of flying all the time, why not overcome a dental phobia? So, in an effort to reduce anxiety about visiting the dentist, we […]

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