What Are Impacted Wisdom Teeth?

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Evolution isn’t always tidy and linear. For example, we have smaller jaws than our ancestors thousands of years ago, but most of our bodies haven’t adapted by generating fewer teeth. Two-thirds of us produce the same amount of teeth as early humans. These late-developing extra molars are called wisdom teeth and they pose unique oral […]

Dental Specialties Available In Cary

Dental Specialties Available In Cary

General dentists in the Cary area are trained in a wide variety of dental procedures. However, sometimes, your Cary general dentist will refer you to a local Raleigh specialist or include a specialist as part of your treatment team. Following are some of the most common dental specialties found in the Raleigh area: Endodontists Endodontists […]

Watch Out For Hidden Sugar

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Every health-conscious parent knows that sugar is the number one cause of cavities for kids. (It’s bad for smiles of all ages.) Because of cavity risks, low nutritional value, and high-calorie content, many parents want to limit the sugar in their children’s diets. We all know that sugared gum, Skittles, and cookies are packed with […]

Help For Toothaches (And Everything Else!)

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Full Mouth Reconstruction For Multiple Dental Problems At Cary Family Dental, many urgent care patients come in because a toothache is unbearable. We provide a variety of procedures to stop tooth pain. More importantly, we eliminate the underlying cause of the pain. It may require removing tooth decay and crowning a tooth. It may require […]

You May Have Gingivitis

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One of every ten American adults is likely to get some form of gum disease by the time they’re sixty-four years old. At Cary Family Dental, we provide treatment for gum disease. We take gum disease very seriously. It is a leading cause of tooth loss, and is associated with health issues like diabetes and […]