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At Alliance Family Dentistry, we’re committed to providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere for all of our patients in an office where they can receive safe, practical, and efficient treatment. Dr. Effinger and the rest of the team dedicate every day to helping our community smile, providing conservative dental care with a personalized touch. We’ll never turn away a patient in need, and we’ll work with your unique dental and financial situation to ensure you get the care you deserve. Give us a visit today, and experience the Alliance Family Dentistry difference.

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How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Check out this short article to learn everything you need to know about dental implants, how long they last, and how to take care of them.

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Can You Get Dental Implants with Gum Disease?

Can you get dental implants with gum disease? Let's explore this topic further.

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Is Wisdom Tooth Removal an Emergency?

Keep reading this short article to learn when you might need an emergency wisdom tooth extraction.

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How Does Botox Help Treat TMJ And Headaches?

Botox is great at rejuvenating your face and making fine lines disappear. But did you know it’s also used to treat headaches and TMJ? Check out this short blog post to find out more about how it works.

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How Long Can You Wear Dentures?

While they may feel and look more natural, wearing dentures for too long can harm your health. Dentures should be taken out frequently, especially at night, and cleaned daily.

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Are Veneers Permanent?

Veneers are one of the most popular types of dental cosmetic procedures. But are they permanent? Find out more here.

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Do's and Don'ts After Root Canal Treatment

Here are some do's and don'ts that you should follow after a root canal treatment to speed up healing. 

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How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

If you are opting for teeth whitening, you may wonder how long the effects of the treatment will last and what you can do to prolong it. Here's what you need to know.

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The Most Common Cosmetic Dental Problems

Here are some of the most common cosmetic dental problems that we can help you solve. 

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Do I Need To Wear A Retainer After Invisalign?

After your Invisalign treatment, it’s understandable you may be looking forward to an aligner-free future. However, even if you finish your Invisalign treatment, you will still need to wear a retainer to make sure your new smile lasts.

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How Do I Know If I Need A Root Canal?

A root canal is a type of dental procedure performed to treat a badly infected tooth. But what are the signs that you may need a root canal? Find out more here.

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What Can I Eat After Dental Implant Surgery?

Dental implants are a convenient, flexible, and high-quality tooth restoration that can transform your smile and prevent bone loss. Read on to learn what you can eat while you recover from dental implant surgery.

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4 Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Extracted

Here we list 4 common signs that you may need your wisdom teeth extracted.

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Can You Reverse A Cavity?

Proper oral hygiene is an essential part of the cavity “reversing” process as it can help the teeth restore their minerals and stop the decay.

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How To Care For New Dental Implants

It can take between 4-6 months for a dental implant to fully heal, and during this time it’s important to keep up with your oral hygiene to ensure it heals properly.

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