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Using Science to Straighten Your Teeth

I’m talking a lot about orthodontia this month because I want everyone to know that at Modern Dental in Boise, we offer some cutting edge orthodontic options for straightening your teeth and aligning your bite. We pride ourselves on making continuing education an important part of our professional lives. We know that we are only […]

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Modern Dental AND Orthodontics…Wait, What?

Yes, the name of our Boise office is actually Modern Dental and Orthodontics. While we are not licensed Orthodontists, I do have extensive training in orthodontics. I can perform various procedures in order to help straighten your smile. Orthodontics is one of the things that has really been a passion of mine during my career. […]

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Sit back and Relaaaaaax

Conscious sedation is a miracle for people who really need it. Those of you who have mild to severe anxiety when confronted with the chore of sitting in that dentist office chair and having sharp pointy metal tools scraping your teeth while you struggle to keep your mouth open. Ok ok, I’ll stop! =) Some people […]

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Why you should STOP brushing your teeth

Your Boise dentist is telling you to stop brushing your teeth? That’s crazy, right?! Well, you ARE right. It’s crazy. But I mean it. Just not in the way you think. Brushing manually with a regular toothbrush just doesn’t do the job very well. So what I am recommending, is to switch to an electric […]

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What You Didn’t Know About Your Mouthwash

I recently stumbled upon quite a few reports about a specific mouthwash that was literally KILLING people’s taste buds.  I was amazed, but not completely shocked. This particular brand of mouthwash is not one we recommend here at Modern Dental in Boise, because we have had patients with bad experiences with it as well. Nothing […]

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