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A Patient’s Guide to Dental Crowns

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Oct 2, 2019

If a visit to Seaside Family Dentistry ends with a recommendation from Dr. Santos that your smile needs a dental crown, your oral health probably requires a little assistance to look and feel its best. Unlike a filling, many patients may not understand the purpose of a dental crown or how the device can help to…

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Understanding Your Child’s Oral Health Development

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Aug 27, 2019

As an experienced kids’ dentist in Seaside, Dr. Santos works with parents to ensure that every child enjoys a healthy, great looking smile for a lifetime. While most parents know when to make the switch to solid foods or when a child should start talking and walking, many of a child’s oral health development milestones…

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Your Guide To Dealing With a Toothache

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Mar 26, 2019

While not the most common reason for patients to visit a Seaside family dentist like Dr. Santos, experiencing an uncomfortable toothache certainly ranks as one of the most pressing reasons to schedule an appointment. Many of us associate a toothache with the development of a cavity that needs filling. However, pain or discomfort that develops…

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Improving Oral Hygiene Can Make it Easier to Control Diabetes

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Aug 10, 2018

As your local dentist in Seaside, Dr. Santos makes it his mission to ensure that every patient can enjoy a healthy, great looking smile for a lifetime. While you might think that your oral health only impacts your teeth and gums, the reality is that your oral health has a much bigger impact on your…

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How Your Oral Health Impacts Your Body

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Jan 15, 2018

Your Oregon coast dentist at Seaside Family Dentistry has something for you to chew on – The health of your teeth, gums, and mouth can tell a pretty complete story about the current state of your overall health. That’s because gum disease has been linked with a variety of potentially serious health problems. What’s truly…

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Having Trouble Sleeping? Have The Dentist Check Your Tongue and Tonsils Size

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Jan 9, 2018

If you notice that you are sleep deprived or often feel drowsy and can’t figure out why, it turns out that your Seaside family dentist may be the best person to identify a common sleep disorder. A recent study from the University of Buffalo, published in the Saudi Medical Journal, came to the conclusion that…

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Could Your Toothbrush Contain a Dangerous Chemical?

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Nov 30, 2017

As a Seaside, Oregon dentist who offers family dentist services, our top priority is to help protect and improve the health of our patients. That means not only providing exceptional care for our patients, but also to help educate patients on potential health risks they may not be aware exist. Triclosan – a potentially harmful…

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Why You Should Never Flush Your Dental Floss

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Oct 12, 2017

At our Seaside dental office, Dr. Santos is always happy to talk with patients about the importance of flossing. Flossing, after all, works to remove food particles and plaque from areas of our mouths a toothbrush cannot reach, between our teeth and below the gum line. But while flossing may do wonders for the health…

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Seaside Family Dentistry’s Dentures 101

By Seaside Family Dentistry | Sep 27, 2017

At Seaside Family Dentistry, we realize that you may have lots of options when it to comes to getting dentures on the Oregon Coast. Dr. Scott Santos is proud to offer a variety of denture solutions to his patients, including full and partial dentures. We also want to make sure that you have all the…

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