Category Archives: General Dentist Northborough

Make A Resolution for Better Oral Health

It is a new year and that means we are setting new goals and breaking old habits. Dedicate a few of your new year’s resolutions this year for your oral hygiene. The health of your teeth and gums can affect … Continue reading

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How smoking affects your dental health

We’ve all heard that smoking is detrimental to your health. As if the threat of cancer and heart disease wasn’t enough to make you finally kick the habit, have you ever considered how damaging tobacco is to your teeth? Yes, … Continue reading

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Save the date: Dentistry From the Heart event: August 2, 2014

Apex Dental,a Northborough family dental practice, will offer FREE dental services for patients 18 and over who cannot receive dental care elsewhere as part of the Dentistry from the Heart Campaign. This international non-profit organization helps to sponsor events like … Continue reading

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Do you have gum disease?

Gum disease is one of the most common dental health issues with more than 75% of adults having some form of the disease at some point in their lives. Treating gum disease is important for both dental health and overall … Continue reading

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Northborough family dental practice welcomes Dr. Olga Krikunenko

Apex Dental, a Northborough dental practice led by Dr. Robert Gauthier, welcomes a new associate! Dr. Olga Krikunenko has joined the team of dental professionals at Apex Dental and is available Monday through Friday and every other Saturday for appointments. … Continue reading

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Oral cancer screening can be a life saver! | Northborough, MA

It’s oral cancer awareness month- have you been screened for this growing health concern? Oral cancer has been on the rise globally and it is estimated that more than 8,000 deaths are attributed to this type of disease each year. … Continue reading

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Establish good oral hygiene habits for lifelong oral health! | Northborough, MA

Recent studies continue to show the correlation between oral health and overall health: problems with oral health can affect overall well being and vice-versa! This interrelationship makes maintaining good oral health more important than ever and emphasizes how regular preventive … Continue reading

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Family dentistry for the busy family: check out our extended hours! | Northborough, MA

Today’s busy families need a family dentist that can be available when they have a moment of free time! For many families, this may be an evening or weekend. At Apex Dental in Northborough, we offer extended evening hours and … Continue reading

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Dental anxiety? Don’t worry- we can help! | Northborough, MA

One of the most common reasons for avoiding a trip to the dentist is dental anxiety or fear of the dentist. In many cases, a patient’s anxiety is the result of a previous bad experience during a dental treatment. Dr. … Continue reading

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Holiday Stress affecting your oral health? | Dr. Gauthier, Northborough

For dental patients who suffer with a temporomandibular disorder (TMD), commonly called TMJ, the added stress of the holiday season can increase teeth grinding and other symptoms of TMJ. Stress is a common factor in TMJ, frequently causing patients to … Continue reading

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