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How Do I Relieve Discomfort From Braces or Aligners?
Added on: May 18, 2022

Sore Mouth?  Whether you are adjusting your smile through braces or aligners, the process of moving teeth is usually accompanied by soreness. Though braces and aligners are a major key in preventing complications from misaligned teeth, they can be uncomfortable at times. This discomfort is natural, but we have some… Read More…

Find Your Smile Scholarship 2022
Added on: May 1, 2022
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It’s that time of the year again! We’re happy to announce that, from May 1 to June 16, we will be accepting applications for our Find Your Smile scholarship! The scholarship is intended to reward a deserving student who is or will be attending a 4-year college or university and… Read More…

Correct Your Child’s Teeth Before They Need Braces
Added on: January 2, 2022
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Tired of braces? No parent wants to talk braces. They’re expensive, they require a ton of check-ups, and they’re not exactly fun for your child. Of course, the alternative isn’t so great either: misaligned teeth that get more misaligned with age. Over time, a crooked smile can end up causing… Read More…

Posted In: Orthodontics
Are Guided Dental Implants Better?
Added on: January 2, 2022

At most dental offices across the country, dental implants are complicated. There is a myriad of factors that go into the success (or failure) of implants, including materials, digital planning, anesthesia, prosthodontics, and, perhaps most importantly whether or not they’re guided. If you’re in the market for dental implants, you… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
Are Amazon Veneers Legit?
Added on: October 18, 2021
man smiling

People are always trying to find new, more cost-effective ways to enhance their smiles. Sometimes, these creative methods actually work. Baking soda, for example, can kill harmful bacteria in your mouth, protecting your teeth from decay. But there are a lot of home remedies and off-brand dental solutions that don’t… Read More…

Broken Implant? The Smile Engineer Can Fix It
Added on: September 9, 2021
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Your dentist tells you that you need a dental implant. You go to the oral surgeon she recommended and he places an implant. For seven years, the implant works perfectly and doesn’t hurt at all. And then, one morning while eating breakfast, the crown on your implant comes off. A… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
Don’t Want Dentures? Get Omega Teeth®
Added on: September 1, 2021
dental implants patient

Every day, we see countless patients who’re tired of their dental struggles. They’re tired of getting countless fillings, root canals, and crowns. They’re tired of how much it all costs and how painful it all is. They’re tired of not having a smile that they can feel proud to show… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
5 Things to Do Before Your Oral Surgery
Added on: August 25, 2021
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You have an oral surgery procedure coming up soon and you’re both nervous and excited. You’re nervous because it’s surgery but you’re excited because it means a better, healthier smile. The words “oral surgery” can sound a little scary but in all actuality, the procedures that fall under this umbrella… Read More…

Posted In: Oral Surgery
What Does “Find Your Smile” Mean?
Added on: August 17, 2021
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If you’ve been to our office, you probably already know that our motto at Stanley Dentistry is “Find Your Smile.” Those three words are everywhere from our new patient gift bags to the posters on our walls. Our team loves to say it but what does it really mean? And… Read More…

What is a Root Canal?
Added on: July 27, 2021
tooth root canal

Chances are, you’ve heard the term “root canal” more than a few times but do you know what a root canal really entails? In today’s society, root canals are synonymous with one thing: pain. A majority of people seem to believe that root canals are painful and difficult for both… Read More…

Is it TMD or a Migraine?
Added on: July 13, 2021
man with headache

In the US, around forty million people regularly have migraines. Worldwide, that number is closer to one billion. According to the National Headache Foundation, migraines are the #2 cause of disability worldwide. Migraines are a phenomenon that negatively affects so many people yet 16 million sufferers in the US alone… Read More…

Posted In: TMJ Therapy
July Pet Food Drive
Added on: June 29, 2021
Pet food drive

At Stanley Dentistry, we loving giving back to the Wake County community in any way we can. We decided that this summer, we would focus our outreach efforts on our furry friends in need. Post COVID-19 life has been hard for a lot of people — which means it’s also… Read More…

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