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How your Oral Health changes throughout the Years

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA When you think about going to the dentist, you may be reminded of a checkup during your childhood, getting braces as a teen, or that time you had your wisdom teeth removed. However, professional oral health care is important at every age. Proper care during early childhood is important to set you up for a …

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Is Vaping Melatonin a Good Idea?

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Melatonin supplements have been touted for years as a natural sleep aid. Now, it’s available as a vape with claims that vaping melatonin delivers results faster through the bloodstream than waiting on the effects of a pill. Vaping has been popular in recent years, although new reports state the dangerous effects of using vaporizers. Now, …

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Achieve your Best Smile in a Day

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Does your smile affect how you see yourself? For most people, their answer is yes. Having straight, pearly-white teeth can boost our confidence and keep you feeling healthier. On the other hand, if you see aesthetic flaws when you look at your teeth, this can drain your self-esteem, affecting you professionally and socially. At Laser …

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Why you shouldn’t get Mail-Order Orthodontics during the Coronavirus

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Smiling is the universal sign of happiness and acceptance. That’s why it’s no surprise that having a beautiful straight smile is important to many people. Unfortunately, few people have great-looking smiles naturally. Many people need orthodontic treatment to obtain that dream smile. This is where things get tricky. Due to recent coronavirus shutdown, many people …

Covid-19 Update

Coronavirus Update

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We at Laser Dentistry of Erie wanted to take a quick moment of your time to update you with our practice procedures in regard to Coronavirus. As our community navigates the Coronavirus pandemic, we want to let you know we continue to monitor reports from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry (AGD.org), Pennsylvania …

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I think I need a Root Canal, can I see the Dentist during COVID-19

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA This month has been very tumultuous due to COVID-19. The coronavirus pandemic has affected each of us—whether that means canceled sporting events, school closures, your favorite restaurant closing its doors, or your job has been affected. It’s a stressful time for everyone. Unfortunately, other problems that have nothing to do with coronavirus still have to …

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How the Coronavirus Pandemic might Affect my Dental Care

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Across the world, news outlets are covering the coronavirus or COVID-19 pandemic. The information shared has raised concerns when it comes to daily activities, such as going to the dentist. Our family dentist in Erie, Dr. Albert Starr, understands your concerns and is answering the question if you should still visit the dentist during the …

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6 Questions about Nitrous Oxide for Kids

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Good oral care is important at every stage in life. However, many children experience anxiety or fear over an upcoming dental appointment. At Laser Dentistry of Erie, we offer nitrous oxide, a safe way for your child to feel calm and relaxed while receiving the care that they need. Your Erie family dentist, Dr. Albert …

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Here’s what to look for when finding a New Dentist in Erie

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Erie, Pennsylvania, is known as the Flagship City. Located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, this city has been the home to many famous faces such as Billy Blanks (the creator of Tae Bo), Anne B. Davis (better known as Alice from “The Brady Bunch”), Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Fred Biletnikoff, …

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9 Ways that Flossing can Improve your Health

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Erie, Harborcreek and Millcreek, PA Oral hygiene is critical for a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile, but its advantages don’t stop there. Brushing your teeth twice a day is a start to good oral hygiene. However, if you aren’t flossing each day, you are leaving food debris behind that could damage not only your teeth and gums, but also …