Smilestones has partnered with Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry

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Dear Dental Family, I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for your trust and confidence in allowing me to take care of your dental needs over the past 12 years.  I have enjoyed every minute. It has been my singular honor to be your dentist. I am…

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Traditional Dentures vs. Implant-Supported Dentures

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At Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry, we offer several methods of tooth replacement. In fact, our Garner and Cary Family & Specialty offices specialize in prosthodontics—the form of dentistry that focuses on restoring and replacing your natural teeth with artificial prostheses. Our teams at these locations have completed advanced training in prosthodontics and are well-equipped to…

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Is Whitening Safe for Your Teeth?

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Many of our patients are concerned about teeth discoloration and wonder if teeth whitening is safe. We’re here to give you information on how to safely and effectively achieve a dramatically whiter smile so you can look and feel your best! Why Do Teeth Turn Yellow? Extrinsic Stains One reason teeth are susceptible to staining…

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4 Dangerous Dental Fads You Should Avoid

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There have been many well-publicized trends in oral health care over the last few years, but not all of them are good for your teeth! Here are a few dental fads to avoid in order to protect your teeth! Brushing with Lemon Juice & Baking Soda Both lemon juice and baking soda have been touted…

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