Dental Floss: Which Type is Best?

Along with brushing, flossing is the most important thing you can do for healthy teeth and gums. There’s a varity of floss types to choose from. Which one is best for you? It depends. At Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH, we’re using this space to summarize what’s available, and what might influence your choice […]

Crown Or Veneer?

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Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH offers multiple cosmetic dentistry procedures for creating remarkable smiles. Two of the most popular are crowns and porcelain veneers. Many patients, however, don’t understand the difference between the two. Generally, a crown strengthens a compromised tooth while a veneer is used mainly for cosmetic improvements. A dental crown covers […]

Dental Implants And Smile Makeovers

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At least three million Americans have replaced a missing tooth and restored their smiles with dental implants, and that number grows each year. At Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH, we are providers of these dental marvels. A dental implant is a titanium post that is surgically implanted into your jaw. An artificial tooth goes […]

3 Cavity Fighters For Derry Kids

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Most parents know children’s dental health basics: brush regularly, reduce sugar intake, limit snacking, and get plenty of calcium and Vitamin D. At Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH, we can think of three additional tools to help prevent cavities in children: Sealants Fluoride supplements Oral rinses Dental sealants are applied by in our office […]

Tooth Whitening: What The ADA Has To Say

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When a cosmetic dentistry procedure becomes popular, more and more people get curious and want to try it for themselves. We’ve noticed this with teeth whitening at Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH. Professional teeth whitening is safe and very effective. Some of our patient, however, wonder what the dental profession as a group has […]

Daily Oral Hygiene: Put Your Heart Into It

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Attention patients of Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH: brushing twice daily may help decrease your risk of heart disease. Scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems, However, a recent study studied oral health habits and heart disease […]

It’s Better To Prevent A Cavity Than Fill One

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At Vanguard Dental Group in Derry NH, the dental health of our patients is always our top priority. We want to stop tooth decay before it even gets started. The goal of preventative dentistry is to maintain dental health so that no restorative dental work ever becomes needed. In other words, preventing cavities, gum disease, […]