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November 7, 2018

Can I Get Metal-Free Dental Implants in Albuquerque?

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dental implant “Metal-free dentistry” is a bit of buzzword these days. As more and more patients are becoming interested in dental treatments that are good for their whole body, they are opting for white fillings over metal ones, and they’re always ready to learn about holistic alternatives to traditional treatments. But what about when it comes to dental implants in Albuquerque? Is there a metal-free way to take advantage of this tooth replacement method?

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October 29, 2018

Should I Replace My Metal Fillings? Your Dentist in Albuquerque Answers

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 4:36 pm

Woman having a dental examination.Even though tooth-colored material is the gold standard these days for dental fillings, if you’ve had cavities and restorations done in the past, you may still have metal amalgam fillings in your mouth. Not only are metal fillings noticeable since they are silver or grey, but they are also not the best choice for your oral health for a few reasons that your dentist in Albuquerque will share.

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August 12, 2018

Dentist in Albuquerque Discusses Main Takeaways on Chronic Drooling

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 7:25 pm

A man asleep at his desk.We’ve covered the causes of drooling as well as the many ways you can prevent drooling in the future, but what if you never attempt to make changes in the first place? What complications could appear should you allow yourself to continue drooling throughout the night? As it turns out, waking up to a wet pillow is hardly the least of your concerns.

The next time you shake off drool after you awake, consider these complications that may appear, according to a dentist in Albuquerque.

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July 19, 2018

What are Some Common Causes of Drooling? Your Dentist in Albuquerque Explains

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Woman drooling during sleep.Have you been waking up with a wet cheek and soggy pillow? While this habit may seem a little embarrassing and kind of gross, did you know that drooling at night while you sleep is actually very common? Your dentist in Albuquerque explains why we drool at night and what you can do to prevent it. Here’s what you should know about waking up with a good night’s rest and a dry pillow.

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June 22, 2018

Your Dentist in Albuquerque Explains How to Avoid Drooling in Your Sleep

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 3:56 pm

Sleeping man.It’s not fun to wake up every morning on a wet pillow! Drooling in your sleep is a topic that most of us don’t want to discuss; however, it is common for almost everyone to drool during their sleep at some point. Your dentist in Albuquerque gives you some ideas to consider if you want to prevent drooling in your sleep.

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April 13, 2018

Household Environment, Not Genetics, Shapes Salivary Microbes

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 3:59 pm

A smiling, happy couple.The saliva in your mouth is probably something you don’t think much about. However, did you know that it plays a crucial role in not only your oral health, but also your overall health? This is because your mouth and saliva are home to hundreds of species of bacteria which can both protect and harm your overall health and well-being, depending on the makeup of the bacteria. Your dentist in Albuquerque shares more on what this information means for you and your family.

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March 17, 2018

How Saliva Plays a Role in Oral Health

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 7:27 pm

Woman using a mouth rinse.You probably don’t think about your saliva very much; however, it is an important factor that is critical to having a healthy mouth. Believe it or not, saliva actually has many important jobs to do in your mouth each day, and we couldn’t function properly without it. Your dentist in Albuquerque explains why saliva is so important for optimum oral health.

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February 12, 2018

Are All Dentists the Same? The Answer is No!

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 4:10 pm

Smiling woman in dental chair.We’ve all experienced the dental office that rushes you through your appointment, and doesn’t really have the time to spend with each patient. Perhaps they don’t really know you very well, and this is because you may be seeing a different hygienist or even dentist each time you visit. It doesn’t feel very good to be just another number at your dental office, and you may not be receiving the care you deserve. What should you look for in your Albuquerque dentist?

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January 23, 2018

Does Your Family Dentist Offer Comprehensive Treatments?

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Smiling woman in the dental chair.You have to take your daughter to the dentist today, and your son has an appointment at the dentist in two days, oh, and your dental appointment is the day after that. Seems like you spend a lot of time traveling to and from the dental office. There must be a better way, you think, and the good news is that there is! Dr. Monica Boehmer, your family dentist in Albuquerque, can take care of the needs of the entire family so each person can be seen at the same office, perhaps even at the same time, or at least in the same timeframe. Here are some of the comprehensive services you can expect to find when you choose Dr. Boehmer for your family’s dental care.

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December 11, 2017

There Is Such a Thing as Too Much Brushing

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_boehmer @ 9:41 pm

Woman brushing her teeth. Brushing your teeth at least twice per day is ingrained in us at a very early age. Some people brush after every meal. This can only be helpful, right? The truth is, how you brush you teeth and using the right tools is just as critical as how often you brush them. Your dentist in Albuquerque explains.

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