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what is gingivitis?
added on: March 31, 2021

Gingivitis is a type of gum disease and is the mildest stage of gum disease. At its core, gingivitis means that there is an active infection in the gum tissue, but it can be treated and cured if it’s caught and treated by your dentist in St. Joseph before it… Read More…


is my mask causing bad breath? 
added on: January 29, 2021
Modern Dentistry Associates in St. Joseph, MI

If wearing your mask has caused you to change the way you breathe, you’re not alone. Most of us are still getting used to wearing masks day after day, hour after hour, and many of us may have felt the need to adjust from breathing out of noses to breathing… Read More…


how to prevent tooth staining
added on: December 18, 2020
zoom chatting with glass of red wine

Many everyday things can cause tooth staining, from your daily cup of coffee to your nightly glass of red wine. But don’t worry, your dentist in St. Joseph has some good news. You don’t necessarily need to stop enjoying all the things that can stain your teeth. In fact, there… Read More…


can your dentist tell if you smoke? 
added on: November 25, 2020
Modern Dentistry Associates in St. Joseph, MI

Many smokers try to disguise their habit by covering up the smell with gum, mints, or mouthwash. But the truth is, your dentist in St. Joseph can probably still tell that you’re a smoker even if you don’t share that information. In actuality, there’s a lot your dentist can tell… Read More…


why is dental care so important?
added on: October 29, 2020
Modern Dentistry Associates in St. Joseph, MI

We all know that good dental care helps protect teeth against cavities. But did you know that maintaining good oral health can also help protect overall health? In fact, research continues to show us that dental care is key to a healthy body. Join your dentist in St. Joseph as… Read More…


national dental hygiene month
added on: October 19, 2020
Modern Dentistry Associates in St. Joseph, MI

One of the most important parts of your regular dental visits is the time you spend with your dental hygienist. After all, these caring and invaluable team members provide preventive dentistry to each and every patient which helps keep their friends and neighbors healthy. So it only makes sense that… Read More…


why are my teeth discolored?
added on: July 29, 2020
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When we picture a healthy smile, we all tend to envision bright, white teeth. So as your dentist in St. Joseph, we can certainly understand why it may be concerning if you notice some discoloration in your smile. We’re also here to help by sharing some things that can cause… Read More…


can you fix receding gums?
added on: July 22, 2020
woman with gum pain

Have you ever wondered why your teeth are extra sensitive, especially when drinking something cold or even when you touch your teeth? There’s a chance that you may have receding gums. If left untreated, gum recession can cause even more sensitivity, an increase in tooth decay, and tooth loss. To… Read More…


stay hydrated, help your teeth
added on: June 26, 2020
woman drinking water

Our bodies are made up of about 60% water, so it’s fair to say that we absolutely need to drink plenty of water each and every day to help our bodies perform at their optimal level. In fact, drinking water and staying hydrated helps organs function properly, aids in digestion,… Read More…


what’s it mean when your tongue is black?
added on: May 21, 2020
close up of tongue

We all know that dentists are responsible for overseeing the health of our teeth. But the truth is, your dentist in St. Joseph is actually responsible for much more than teeth alone. Your dental team is dedicated to protecting your overall health, and one area that’s of particular interest to… Read More…


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