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Alternative Text Posted March 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

When a Toothache is Not a Toothache

Most of us have experienced a toothache. At their mildest, toothaches may cause just enough discomfort to get on your nerves and disrupt your concentration, but at their worst, they can be debilitating. Because the pain feels like it’s coming from your tooth, it’s natural to assume that all toothaches are caused by cavities, gum […]

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Alternative Text Posted March 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

Healthy Mouth, Healthy Heart

We all know that it’s important to take care of our health, but that’s often easier said than done. Health and hygiene routines are an investment of your time every day. So, wouldn’t it be great if you could accomplish more by actually doing less? As it turns out, when it comes to oral health […]

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Alternative Text Posted February 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

4 Facts About Dental Implants

Many people will lose a tooth at some point in their lives, but that doesn’t mean your smile needs to suffer. There are numerous ways to fix a lost tooth, but today, Dr. Matthew Flugstad would like to educate you about the best option for a healthy smile that will last a lifetime: dental implants. […]

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Alternative Text Posted February 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

Don’t Get Kicked in the Teeth – Wear a Mouthguard

According to the American Dental Association, at least 13% of all injuries to the mouth occur during sports activities. While helmets, shoulder pads, shin guards, and the like do a great job of protecting most of the body, Dr. Matthew Flugstad would like to make sure that every athlete knows how to keep their teeth […]

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Alternative Text Posted January 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

5 Common Dental Myths: Fact or Fiction?

When it comes to ridiculous beliefs on dental hygiene and treatment, we’ve heard just about everything. However, the most dangerous ones usually aren’t quite so over the top. Unfortunately, a number of dental myths are floating all over the world, so Dr. Flugstad is here to put an end to the misinformation. Don’t feel bad […]

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Alternative Text Posted January 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

How Dental Nightguards Can Help You

It’s common to see people wearing mouth guards for protection during all kinds of sports, such as football, basketball, and boxing, but did you know that lots of folks wear mouth guards at night for their dental health? People who grind their teeth (bruxism) and people with sleep apnea can get relief from their symptoms […]

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Alternative Text Posted December 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

Can You Treat a Toothache at Home?

When you’re suddenly struck with a toothache, floating ideas of home remedies may quickly come to mind. Whether you heard it from your great-aunt or saw it on Pinterest, at-home treatments are everywhere. Edmonds dentist Dr. Matthew Flugstad can explain more about how to care for a toothache and when to come in for a […]

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Alternative Text Posted December 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

The Importance of Dental X-Rays

The technology of dental medicine is advancing by the minute. There are now sophisticated techniques for diagnosing and tracking oral cancer, correcting crooked teeth in less than a year, treating periodontitis (advanced gum disease) without surgery, and much more. Yet, when it comes down to diagnosing issues and creating an effective treatment plan, nothing beats […]

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Alternative Text Posted November 27, 2019 / Blog
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

Soft Food Recipes – What to Eat After Dental Work

You did it! You got the consultation, booked the appointment, and you actually showed up on the big day. You saw the dentist and now all that has left you hungry! The question is: what can you eat after having dental work done? You need some soft food recipes! For some of us, it’s nostalgic […]

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Alternative Text Posted November 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Matthew Flugstad

How to Clean Teeth Like a Dentist

Oral hygiene is the foundation of good dental health. Brushing and flossing regularly is the best way to keep your smile healthy and clean. Consider this your personal cleaning tutorial on the art of dental hygiene, instructed by Edmonds dentist Dr. Matthew Flugstad and the skillful hygienists at Dayton Dental. Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Floss & Mouthwash […]

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