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Correct Your Child’s Teeth Before They Need Braces
Added on: January 28, 2021
healthystart

Years before your dentist recommends braces for your child, they could have HealthyStart — an alternative to traditional orthodontics.

Posted In: Orthodontics
Fix Dark Gum Spots Without Scraping
Added on: January 19, 2021
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

When you think of perfecting the appearance of your smile, the color, shape, and symmetry of your teeth are probably the first things that come to mind. Beautiful teeth equal a beautiful smile, right? In some cases that’s true, but we also see a lot of patients who are frustrated… Read More…

Spots on Tongue: Are They Dangerous?
Added on: December 18, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

If you’ve noticed a few spots or bumps on your tongue, chances are they’re nothing serious. However, in some cases, spots and bumps can act as signs of a larger, more serious disorder. If you’ve noticed any jarring changes in your oral health, talk with your dentist at your next… Read More…

Do I Have Periodontal Disease?
Added on: November 17, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

The most common condition we see in our office (that isn’t a cavity) is undoubtedly periodontal disease. Periodontal disease, or gum disease, occurs when bacteria get underneath the gumline, multiplying and infecting the sensitive tissue. The bacteria encourages the gum tissue to lift away from the teeth. Without the gums… Read More…

Posted In: Family Dentistry
All About Invisalign
Added on: November 4, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Hi, Dr. Bobbi of Stanley Dentistry here. I wanted to talk to you today and give you some information about Invisalign. Invisalign are clear aligner braces that can help straighten your teeth without being intrusive in your personal life. I’m going to turn it over to our lead Invisalign assistant,… Read More…

Posted In: Orthodontics
Why Do Dentists Need Your Health History?
Added on: October 22, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

We know no one enjoys filling out paperwork, but in any medical environment, all those questions about your medications and medical history are incredibly important. Most people acknowledge that they need to fill out paperwork at places like their GP or orthopedic, but at dental offices, paperwork is often left… Read More…

What is a Dental Implant Made Of?
Added on: October 8, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

“Hello everyone, Dr. Robert Stanley, Smile Engineer, here. Today, I want to talk to you about something that really is close to my heart which is, ‘what is a dental implant made out of?’ So, most dental implants are made out of titanium. But what most people don’t realize is… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
Teeth Whitening: What are my Options?
Added on: October 5, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Whitening at Stanley Dentistry “Hi, Dr. Bobbi Stanley here at Stanley Dentistry. Have you thought about whitening, but you’re a little bit confused about your options? Well, let me tell you a little bit about your professional options here at Stanley Dentistry. There are three types of whitening options here. … Read More…

Why We Use the No-Hole Technique to Treat Gum Recession
Added on: September 25, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Gum recession (where the gums gradually pull away from the teeth) is an incredibly common problem among adults. Recession appears due to a variety of reasons including poor dental hygiene (leading to periodontal disease), aggressive brushing, and general aging. Because so many patients have it, dentists are always trying to… Read More…

Posted In: Oral Surgery
Use It Or Lose It: Three Months Left
Added on: September 22, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Now’s the time There are only a few months left in 2020 which means there’s a limited amount of time to use up all of your dental insurance benefits. The money you pay into your dental insurance plan does not roll over to the next year so if you neglect… Read More…

Posted In: Event
VOTE for Dr. Bobbi Stanley in the 2021 Maggy Awards
Added on: September 8, 2020
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Show your support for Stanley Dentistry by voting for Dr. Bobbi Stanley in the 2021 Maggy Awards!

Posted In: Event
Why Are Orthodontics Important?
Added on: September 3, 2020
girl getting braces - Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Every year, millions of kids, teens, and adults go into braces or start clear aligner treatment. For a lot of those people, getting orthodontics doesn’t seem like much of a choice. Their dentist “recommends it” so they go through with it. Beyond aesthetic reasons, most orthodontic patients don’t really know… Read More…

Posted In: Orthodontics