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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
dental office

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
girl with flower

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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Ear Pain and TMD
Added on: June 4, 2021
Ear pain and TMD

Think you have an ear infection? The pain may actually be stemming from issues with your jaw. As strange as it sounds, ear pain and the TMJ (temporomandibular joint) are intricately connected. The TMJ connects your jawbone to your skull and allows you to eat and talk. It’s located near… Read More…

Posted In: TMJ Therapy
Top TMJ Specialist in Cary, North Carolina
Added on: May 24, 2021
Downtown Cary

Does your jaw click when you’re talking or eating? Do you wake up in the morning to a sore or “locked” jaw? Are you suffering from persistent ear pain that your doctor can’t diagnose? If you answered “yes” to even one of those questions, there may be a problem with… Read More…

Posted In: TMJ Therapy
How Our Dentists Fix TMJ Pain
Added on: May 24, 2021
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

For what feels like the millionth morning in a row, you wake up with a sore jaw, a painful headache, and facial pain. You’ve gone to your dentist and your general doctor about the problem but they’ve yet to give you a real, solid solution. Your dentist gave you a… Read More…

Posted In: TMJ Therapy
A Brief History of The Dental Chair: From Wooden To Smart
Added on: May 3, 2021
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Chances are, going to see the dentist is not at the top of your to-do list. Most people don’t necessarily enjoy their trips to the dentist — even if they understand that they’re necessary. While modern-day dentistry may still make some people uncomfortable, there have been huge improvements over the… Read More…

Find Your Smile Scholarship 2021
Added on: April 22, 2021
north carolina scholarship

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…