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Home Remedies for Oral Problems

During holiday celebrations, you want to keep your mouth and smile beautiful for any unexpected mistletoe moments. What happens if you get a minor dental issue and you can’t reach Dr. DeFinnis? Many of your common household products can bring … Continue reading

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Cosmetic Holiday Treats and Stocking Stuffers

Have you started your holiday shopping? You may be focused on the big gift, but you can’t forget the small treats, too. This year, try giving your friends the gift of a great smile with these fun cosmetic stocking stuffers. … Continue reading

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Prevent Chapped Lips This Winter

Dry, cracked lips are painful and unappealing. Here are some tips to help keep your lips hydrated, so you’ll be ready for all those kissable moments under the mistletoe. Why do my lips crack? The cool weather can dry out … Continue reading

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When Sports Hurt Smiles: Cosmetic Dentistry for Athletes

You probably know that if you play contact sports or ride bikes, you need to wear an athletic mouthguard. However, when the boys (or girls) pull together an improv football game, you may not have your gym bag in the … Continue reading

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Rid Yourself of a Gummy Smile

When you smile, do you show off more gums than teeth? Dr. James DeFinnis, a Trucksville, PA, cosmetic dentist offers laser gum recontouring (also called gum lifts or crown lengthenings) to give you the appearance of a toothier grin. What … Continue reading

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Diagnodent Helps Your Wilkes-Barre Dentist Locate Cavities

Fluoride is wonderful for protecting and strengthening teeth, especially developing teeth, and adding the mineral to drinking water and topical products has greatly decreased the occurrence and severity of tooth decay in the United States. But fluoride also makes finding … Continue reading

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Teeth Whitening from Your Wilkes-Barre Dentist

Are your teeth stained from daily habits like drinking coffee or smoking? Has age discolored your smile? Or have you always wanted to make your teeth whiter? I’m Dr. James Definnis of Back Mountain Dental, and I have a solution … Continue reading

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Spring Into a New Smile

It’s April, which means spring is in full bloom (well … in parts of the country). Spring is symbolic of renewal, rebirth, and change. A wonderful way to partake in the spirit of the season: a smile makeover. At my … Continue reading

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What’s Good for Your Teeth?

If you take good care of your teeth, they’ll take good care of you – and may last you a lifetime. Today, more people than ever before are keeping their natural teeth throughout life. Want to learn more about dental care? Continue reading

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Enjoy Frances Slocum State Park Before the Temperature Drops

Located just five miles from Dallas and just ten miles from Wilkes Barre, the Francis Slocum State Park is conveniently close to the Back Mountain Dental office. Continue reading

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