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Posted June 13, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Move Over, Mono: Another Kissing Disease?

If you’ve heard about (or experienced) mononucleosis, often shortened to “mono” or “the kissing disease”, you might think it can’t be compared to gum disease in any way. However, there is one trait these infections have in common. According to pathologists, mono is caused primarily by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and it’s definitely something you’ll […]

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Posted May 27, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Do I Have Herpes? Cold Sores 101

Cold sore. Fever blister. Herpes Simplex Virus-1. These babies go by a lot of different names, but the experience is always the same: Infamous for irritating pain and ruining first dates everywhere, cold sores sure wreak a lot of havoc for something so small.  A cold sore is a symptom of the herpes simplex virus-1 […]

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Posted May 13, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

How to Choose the Right Pediatric Dentist for Your Child

Being the parent of a little one (or a couple or a few) means making a lot of decisions each day—what to dress them in, what to feed them, what books to read, toys to purchase, schools in your district. There are also a lot of questions you’ll ask, such as: “How do I care […]

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Posted April 27, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Choosing the Right Dentist

It’s no secret that Fairport residents are careful about how they choose medical professionals for their family, but sometimes it’s not easy to find everything you want in a dentist. Perinton Dental Group understands that choosing a dentist is no small feat, so we’ve put together this guide to picking a dentist for individuals and […]

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Posted April 13, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Chocolate is Good for Oral Health – True or False?

Most of us were taught when we were kids that sweets like chocolate will rot your teeth. While this may remain true for some types of our favorite sweet snack, that doesn’t mean we have to take it off the menu altogether.  In fact, recent studies have found that dark chocolate, containing high percentages of […]

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Posted March 27, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

This Film Can Wreak Havoc on Your Child’s Smile

We’re not talking about a movie, but a hardened substance on your child’s teeth called tartar or calculus—another slightly confusing term, right? No math equations here, except maybe Plaque + Time = Tartar.   That’s right, tartar begins as plaque, which is the accumulation of tiny food particles and bacteria. Our mouths are home to upwards […]

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Posted March 14, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Ice Cravings – A Sign of Something Worse?

We all know someone who asks for extra ice just so they can chew on it. And we’ve probably all heard that chewing ice is not healthy for your teeth. So what’s the truth? Is it best to put a stop to ice chewing? Absolutely, and for more reasons than most people are aware of. […]

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Posted February 27, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Crowns, Bridges, Dentures & Implants: The Facts

There are lots of ways to deal with missing or damaged teeth. You’ve probably heard one of us at Perinton Dental Group talking about implants, dentures, bridges, and crowns, but have you ever wondered what they are and how they work? Perinton Dental Group knows that folks like to be informed, so think of this […]

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Posted February 14, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

Cone Beam-What? Translation: Better Dental Experiences

Perinton Dental Group, home to your trusted Fairport dentists, is passionate about finding ways to improve the patient experience and achieve lasting results when it comes to the health and appearance of your smile. This requires continuous learning and investing in the types of advanced technologies that will stand the test of time—because keeping up […]

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Posted January 27, 2024 / Perinton Dental Group

A Guide to Cavity Prevention

Imagine this – you have come to see Fairport dentists at Perinton Dental Group for a cleaning and routine checkup. The cleaning goes well, but then Perinton Dental Group tells you that you have a cavity. You’ve been dreading the possibility of this news and now you fear that something must be wrong, since you […]

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