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Early Orthodontic Intervention Is Life Changing

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Early Orthodontic Intervention Is Life Changing I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Orthodontic treatment does far more than simply straighten teeth. Interceptive orthodontic treatment, in particular, can literally be life changing. The time to correct misaligned teeth, jaw shape, and facial structure is while the body is still developing. When these are…

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Meet Dr. Jessie Vaughn

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Meet Dr. Jessie Vaughn If you’ve been a patient of Dr. Morgan’s for a while, you might remember that a young girl named Jessie used to periodically appear around the office. You might also remember Jessie at 16, helping Dr. Morgan and her team members with x-rays and other tasks. All these years later, you…

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The Wonder of Veneers

At Dental Solutions of Mississippi, we are head over heels for veneers; veneers are possibly the most wondrous dental invention since floss! Why? There is almost nothing veneers can’t do! They are a conservative solution for teeth that are discolored, misshapen, too rounded, too squared, chipped, pitted, or misaligned. They can provide you with a…

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A Periodontal Success Story

At Dental Solutions of Mississippi, we’re passionate about dental health – not just because we’re dental healthcare professionals, but because we understand the role that dental health plays in overall health. Recently, one of our favorite patients, Dewayne, experienced firsthand just how much dental health and whole health are related. Diabetes and Periodontal Disease Dewayne…

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The Wonderful World of Orthodontics

We weren’t all blessed with naturally straight teeth, so sometimes, orthodontics are necessary. When I recommend orthodontic treatment to a patient, I’m not just thinking about the straightness of their smile, I’m also thinking of all of the other benefits that can result from orthodontic treatment. As much as patients might consider orthodontics to be…

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Is Your Child’s Sleep Deprivation a Dental Problem?

Are you worried that your child isn’t getting enough sleep? Maybe they wake up with dark circles under their eyes and seem lethargic during the day. Maybe their teachers have reported that they have difficulty focusing at school and have suggested that you have your child evaluated for ADHD. Maybe they experience occasional bedwetting or…

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Tricks For Your Halloween Treats

Halloween is a major event for children and adults, alike. From spooky outdoor decorations and neighborhood celebrations to the perfect costume and treats that will please even the most picky kids, Americans will spend billions this year. This holiday is “tricky” for dentists, though. We want our patients to enjoy Halloween, but we also want…

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Happily Ever After!

So many of our adult patients tell us that they’re not pleased with their smiles. They take such good care of their friends and family, but when it comes to doing something kind for themselves, they put on the brakes. If your teeth prevent you from smiling, from laughing, and from feeling confident, you owe…

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Need a Reason To Smile? We’ve Got Plenty!

Smiles have been inspiring artists for centuries. From Da Vinci’s The Mona Lisa to Hals’ The Laughing Cavalier, and from Barry Manilow’s “Can’t Smile Without You” to Justin Bieber’s “U Smile,” there is just something about smiling that invigorates the spirit. Times are tough, though, so why should artists or anyone, for that matter, be…

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Women and Dental Health

Believe it or not, there are major differences between men and women when it comes to dental health. For example, women are more likely to brush, go to the dentist, and are less likely to experience tooth trauma than men. It’s not all good news, though; they are also more prone to sudden onset of…

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The Hidden Risks of Sports Drinks

It’s summertime in Mississippi, and it is hot! We need to stay hydrated, even if we’re not mastering the game of tennis, playing with our kids, or going for a run. But all thirst-quenchers are not created equal. Before you twist off the cap of your favorite sports drink, we want you to know what…

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What Dental Implants Can Do For You

Dental technologies and techniques have come a long way, allowing the doctors at Dental Solutions of Mississippi to transform smiles like never before. One of the technologies we love to use for restorations are dental implants. With dental implants, not only do you get the gorgeous smile you deserve, you get permanent and sturdy replacement…

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