What Is AcceleDent and How Does It Work?

You want to straighten your teeth and perfect your smile. But spending months or years in braces or clear aligners sounds like too much of a hassle. If that’s you, Dental Care of North Carolina may just have the solution. We’re pleased to offer AcceleDent, the revolutionary technology that reduces orthodontic treatment time by up…

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What Should You Expect During a Comprehensive Dental Exam?

What Should You Expect During a Comprehensive Dental Exam? At Dental Care of North Carolina, we believe in prevention as your first line of defense against tooth decay, periodontal (gum) disease and a host of dental problems. When you come to see us for the first time, we’ll perform a comprehensive dental exam to evaluate…

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What Happens During an Oral Cancer Screening?

Visiting Dental Care of North Carolina for your twice-yearly dental exams and cleanings is one of the best ways to prevent the onset or progression of tooth decay, cavities, and gum disease. Every oral exam includes a quick and painless oral cancer screening to reveal abnormalities early on, ensuring the best possible treatment outcomes. Oral…

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Are You a Candidate for Invisalign?

Invisalign by Align Technology continues to grow in popularity as a discreet solution to correct a range of orthodontic concerns. The world’s leading clear aligner system transforms lives by delivering beautifully straight smiles. A consultation with your trusted team at Dental Care of North Carolina will help you determine if Invisalign is right for you.…

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When Should I Schedule My Child’s First Dental Appointment?

Being a parent, you get to witness so many remarkable milestones. That first smile, first step, first haircut, and first visit to the dentist. Your trusted team at Dental Care of North Carolina looks forward to providing your little one with quality pediatric dentistry services to set the stage for a lifetime of healthy smiles.…

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Are Energy Drinks Bad for My Oral Health?

If you’ve been reaching out for energy drinks to get you through your day, you may want to pause to reflect on how harmful they are to your oral health. They’re as bad, if not worse, than sodas and sugary drinks. Here’s a look at energy drinks and their impact on your smile. Oral Health…

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What Is Root Canal Therapy?

Did you know that root canal therapy saves millions of teeth around the world each year? Despite what you may have heard, the treatment relieves pain rather than causing it. Moreover, it helps maintain your natural teeth, leaving you with a healthy, confident smile. What Is Root Canal Therapy? Under the hard, protective tooth enamel…

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Do I Need to Wear a Retainer After Invisalign Treatment?

You’re on your last set of Invisalign clear aligners, and you’re loving your beautifully straight smile. Just a few more days, and your life-changing treatment will be done. The question is, do you really need to wear a retainer? And if so, will that be forever? Invisalign: An Overview Invisalign is a discreet orthodontic solution…

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How Can Acid Reflux Affect My Oral Health?

Most people have had a brush with acid reflux or heartburn, whether it’s from a favorite pizza or a loaded, juicy burger. If, however, you’ve been experiencing heartburn regularly, you may be at risk of a host of serious complications. Here’s a look at acid reflux and the threat it poses to your oral health.…

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Why Would I Need to Have a Tooth Extracted?

At Dental Care of North Carolina, we always strive to save a damaged tooth and restore its health and function. However, there are times when tooth extraction is unavoidable. If that’s the case, you can count on our team for gentle, comfortable care! Why Would You Need to Have a Tooth Extracted? Here’s a look…

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