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Lance Collier DMD

Is Invisalign or Braces Faster?
Cosmetic |3 min read

Is Invisalign or Braces Faster?

Everyone’s top question about Invisalign is the ever-skeptical “Which is really faster: Invisalign or braces?” The quick answer: Treatment times do vary. However, Invisalign is reported to be faster than braces.  Invisalign has an average treatment...

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What Are Your Options for Missing Teeth?
General |5 min read

What Are Your Options for Missing Teeth?

Missing teeth: feels like a tragedy and, unless they’re molars, looks like a tragedy too.  But it’s not just about an ugly gap between otherwise healthy teeth.  There are multiple downsides to missing teeth besides aesthetics, so – spoiler alert – not...

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Is Sleep Apnea Hereditary?
Restorative |3 min read

Is Sleep Apnea Hereditary?

Did you know snoring is one of the most significant warning signs of sleep apnea? According to Johns Hopkins Medicine, 25 percent of adults… This text opens a new tab to the Johns Hopkins Medicine website… snore regularly – often disturbing their...

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Are Dental Implants Worth It? 
Restorative |5 min read

Are Dental Implants Worth It? 

Do you have a missing tooth or teeth? Maybe you’ve considered various options on how to restore your smile. Dental implants are one of the most popular methods to replace missing teeth. But the question is: Are dental implants worth it? Let us answer that!  In this...

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Can Wearing a Nightguard Cause Cavities?
GeneralLifestyle |4 min read

Can Wearing a Nightguard Cause Cavities?

Nightguards protect your teeth from damage caused by bruxism, or teeth grinding. They reduce the risk of wearing down your enamel and alleviate jaw pain. But can nightguards damage your teeth or cause cavities? Many people have asked that very question. We’re here to...

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Does Invisalign Hurt? Get the Truth!
Cosmetic |6 min read

Does Invisalign Hurt? Get the Truth!

We’ll cut straight to it, and answer your question: Does Invisalign hurt? The short answer: Invisalign may cause temporary tenderness or discomfort. Now wait, don’t run away yet! The truth is: Whenever you move teeth, whether it’s with clear aligners...

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Is a Dental Membership Plan Better Than Insurance?
Office News |4 min read

Is a Dental Membership Plan Better Than Insurance?

Are discount dental plans worth the money? They definitely are worth it compared to paying for dental care out of pocket. But what about dental insurance? Let’s compare! But first, let’s get a quick rundown on what is a dental membership plan since it may...

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