Tag Archives: General Dentistry

Meds, Cavities & Dry Mouth

Dry mouth can be uncomfortable and irritating, but did you know it can be caused by your prescription medications? Over 500 prescription medication report dry mouth as a common side effect. Prescribed medications for conditions such as allergies and anxiety … Continue reading

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Oral Health & Bad Breath

Bad breath stinks. No one wants to have smelly breath, but did you know your chronic halitosis could be an indicator of a much more serious concern? Bad breath could be your body’s way of letting you know that there … Continue reading

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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

This month take a moment to assess you oral cancer risk and make sure you have a routine dental appointment scheduled with Dr. Robert J. Gauthier Jr., DMD, which includes an oral cancer screening. Oral cancer continues to be a … Continue reading

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Snoring? You may have sleep apnea.

Snoring is often more than just an annoying sleep habit- it can be a sign of a more serious health condition known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Left untreated, OSA is linked to physical health risks such as stroke and … Continue reading

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Patient Testimonials for Apex Dental in Northbourough, MA

“The whole staff was wonderful. They took me right on time, did the dental cleaning and x-rays very professionally, Dr. Gauthier checked everything personally, and left feeling I was well cared for by a competent group of caring and professional … Continue reading

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The Holidays and Good Dental Care at Apex Dental in Northborough,MA

Dentists warn patients to go easy on the sweets to help in avoiding cavities and other dental problems as well as avoiding foods and drinks that can stain teeth. However, the holiday season abounds with sweets to eat and plenty … Continue reading

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April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral cancer that is not treated immediately can be life threatening, so it’s important to keep regular appointments with the dentist to make sure that your mouth stays healthy. April is National Oral Cancer Awarness Month, so if your due … Continue reading

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The Importance of General Dentistry

General dentistry is often the first line of defense for the oral health and hygiene of a person. A general dentist looks at the entire mouth and surrounding area to make certain that a person is healthy and that there … Continue reading

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Sore, Bleeding Gums

Poor dental hygiene can lead to periodontal gum disease, such as gingivitis. The word periodontal means “around the tooth” and that is where gum disease occurs. Gum disease is the result of a bacterial infection due to lack of brushing … Continue reading

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