Senior Citizens and Dental Care

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 Dental health is a reflection of overall health, and this becomes especially true later in life.  Seniors and the elderly frequently face oral diseases due to chronic conditions or poor habits earlier in life (such as smoking or…

How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

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Everyone knows that brushing your teeth is a vitally important part of oral hygiene, but how much do you know about the brush you're using?  Many people use toothbrushes for far longer than they should.  In most cases they should be replaced…

How Your Oral Health Affects Your Whole Body

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Just as the amount of confidence you have in your smile affects the way you live your life, the health of your smile affects the health of your whole body. If you’re still having trouble remembering to brush and floss twice a day, perhaps…

Dr. Sheila Vacendak to Attend Staffileno Head and Neck Cancer Symposium in Chicago, IL

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Next Friday, January 17, 2014, Dr. Sheila Vacendak is attending the Staffileno Head and Neck Cancer Symposium: The Essential Role of the Dental Professional in Chicago, IL.This symposium will feature educational sessions on all aspects of…

Early Detection of Oral Cancer is the Best Defense

Dedicated to Your Overall Health Just as the amount of confidence you have in your smile affects the way you live your life, the health of your smile affects the health of your whole body.  At Vacendak Dentistry, we look at more than just…