Dental Blog

  • Living With Dentures: Diet and Care Guide

    Getting Used To Living With Dentures If you’ve recently gotten dentures, you’re entering a new phase of life. Dentures can take some getting used to, but with the right diet and proper care, you can adjust to your new smile. In our guide, Dr. Dina L. Nuhfer at North East Dental Arts in North East…

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  • Oral Health and Pregnancy: Maintaining a Healthy Smile for Two

    Can Your Oral Health Affect Your Unborn Baby’s Health? Pregnancy is an exciting time filled with joy and anticipation. However, it also brings about many changes in a woman’s body, including her oral health. Maintaining good oral hygiene during pregnancy is crucial for the mother and the developing baby.  Poor oral health during pregnancy has…

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  • Common Pediatric Dental Issues and How to Prevent Them

    Ensure Your Child’s Oral Health is In Good Shape Ensuring your child’s dental health is essential for their overall well-being. In this comprehensive guide, we delve into preventing and resolving some common pediatric dentistry issues. With expert insights, practical tips, and a positive approach, this article equips you with the knowledge to safeguard your child’s…

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  • Sedation Dentistry Myths Debunked

    Breaking the Silence  Sedation dentistry has revolutionized dental care, especially for those who experience anxiety or fear when visiting the dentist. Here in our North East, PA, dental practice, Dr. Dina Nuhfer and our dental team have seen how this approach has helped many patients receive the oral care they need.  However, there are still…

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  • Do Dental Implants Affect Speech and Pronunciation?

    Navigating the Speech Terrain Effective communication is crucial in our daily lives, whether in professional or personal settings. Clear speech and proper pronunciation play a vital role in expressing ourselves and connecting with others. As such, it’s essential to understand the potential impact of dental implants on speech and address any concerns or challenges that…

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  • The Connection Between Dental Headaches and TMJ Disorders

    Biting Back Against Headaches: How TMJ Treatment Can Help Frequent headaches or migraines can certainly ruin your day and impact your quality of life. While there are many potential causes, one that is often overlooked is issues with the jaw joints and bite alignment. Problems with the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) that connect the jaw to…

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