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How Adults can Straighten their Teeth without Braces

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA If you had braces when you were younger, you may have memories of the experience: brackets and wires that can be both uncomfortable and unsightly. Orthodontic technology has evolved, and the traditional metal braces from your youth are not your only option when it comes to straightening crooked teeth. Find out how dentists working at …

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Protect your Natural Teeth with Dental Implants

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA At Laser Dentistry of Erie, LLC, Dr. Albert Starr believes in preventing tooth loss whenever possible. However, losing teeth often can be inevitable—and more common than you may realize. Statistics gathered by the American College of Prosthodontists show that at least 120 million individuals in America have lost at least one permanent tooth. A dental …

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How we Breathe differently than our Ancestors

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Most of us don’t pay any thought to breathing. It happens without thinking about it. It isn’t until our breathing becomes hindered by a cold or allergies do we stop to appreciate being able to breathe so freely and effortlessly. But, did you know that we don’t breathe as freely as our ancestors did? While …

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Oral Health Talk: What you feed your Family Matters

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Many people believe that as long as they floss and brush their teeth really good before bed that what they eat won’t affect their oral health. Family dentist in Erie, PA, Dr. Albert Starr wants you to know that this statement couldn’t be further from the truth! Let’s talk about oral health for a moment …

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4 ways to Relieve Dental Pain

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Nothing can disrupt your routine quite like dental pain. It doesn’t matter if it comes from a toothache, an infection, or after oral surgery, but this type of pain can make everyday tasks like talking and eating quite difficult. Dental pain also has a knack for showing up on weekends, at night, or when you’re …

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Choosing an Implant Dentist

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Are you thinking about having dental implants installed to replace your missing teeth? Great news! A dental implant represents the finest tooth replacement option available in all of restorative dentistry. No other tooth replacement looks and feels more like natural teeth. However, not all dentists are qualified to install implants, so you may have to …

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3 Things to consider when looking for a new Dentist

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Are you new to the area of Erie, Harborcreek, and Millcreek, Pennsylvania? If so, you probably are trying to find the right dentist to serve the dental needs of you and your family. Choosing the right dentist is one of the most important decisions you make during this time of acclimation. Not sure where to …

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Is Sedation Dentistry right for me?

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Many Americans are afraid of spiders; some have a phobia about snakes. Some 43% of Americans are terrified of the dentist. We don’t mean a certain queasy discomfort at the thought of a dental appointment or a positive dread of root canals. We are talking about folks who are so frightened of a trip to …

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Sleep Loss Leads to more Frequent Illnesses

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Do you seem to be getting sick all the time? Has feeling under the weather become your apparent normal state of being? Frequent illnesses actually can be related to a lack of quality sleep. Let’s learn more about this link, and how a sleep apnea dentist like Dr. Albert Starr at Laser Dentistry of Erie, …

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How to make sure your Dental Implants last a Lifetime

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Restorative dentistry is one of the specialties of your local Erie dentist Dr. Albert Starr at Laser Dentistry of Erie, LLC. Dr. Starr has been performing implant installation procedures for years. He knows what has been established throughout dental science—that no tooth replacement option can match the durability, stability, and permanence of an implant. It’s …