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Ask Dr. Chilcutt!
Dr. Kris Chilcutt is excited to announce the launch of his new video series where he will answer questions based on a number of topics including oral hygiene, cosmetic dentistry, dental anxiety and much more.  If you have a question feel free to submit through our website by clicking the "Ask Dr. Chilcutt" button, on our Facebook page or through email customerserice@chilcuttdental.com In the first video of this series, Dr. Chilc...

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How Does Fluoride Protect Teeth?
Fluoride is often called nature’s cavity fighter and for good reason. Fluoride, a naturally-occurring mineral, helps prevent cavities in children and adults by making the outer surface of your teeth (enamel) more resistant to the acid attacks that cause tooth decay.  Read full article and watch the video link here  Download the 2018 ADA Fluoridation Facts Guide Here.
Anesthesia and Sedation for Your Child
It's a well known fact...some people are afraid to go to the dentist and have REAL anxiety, including children!  At Chilcutt Dental we specialize in sedation dentistry and want your child's experience (and yours too!) to be a great one.  Here are some of the most important questions to ask your dentist, or you can "Ask Dr. Chilcut" https://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/a/anesthesia-and-sedation-for-your-child&nb...

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7 Ways to Make Brushing Fun for Kids
One of those necessary life skills every child needs to learn is brushing his or her teeth. Helping your child get in the habit of brushing twice a day for two minutes is no small feat, but a little creativity can go a long way when it comes to his or her long-term dental health. Enjoy this video to make brushing teeth time a fun experience for all! https://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/babies-and-kids/fun-ways-to-encourage-kids-to-brush?source=p...

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It's Vacation Season!  8 Travel Tips for Your Teeth.
Dr. Chilcutt will be on vacation in early July so we started thinking...Sunscreen? Check. Phone charger? Check. Toothbrush? Oops. If you find yourself temporarily without a toothbrush, what can you do?  https://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/travel-tips?source=promospots&content=topstories&medium=travel
Do You Or Someone You Know Have Bad Breath?
Do you or someone you know consistently get bad breath?  That's ok...You're not alone! 50% of all adults suffer from bad breath. What can you do to keep that green monster away? Click Here or on the video to find out what could be causing it and how to eliminate it!  
Is your diet affecting your dental health?

We've all heard the saying "You are what you eat" but did you know the health of your teeth is the first sign of the health of your diet? Your mouth is your body’s initial point of contact with the nutrients you consume. So what you put in your mouth impacts not only your general health but also that of your teeth and gums. See foods that harm your dental health by clicking here

 

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