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Does Teeth Whitening Cause Sensitivity?

If you know someone who has had their teeth whitened in Pflugerville, you may have heard that teeth whitening causes sensitivity, especially to hot and cold foods. But is this true, and does that mean that teeth whitening is bad for your oral health? Read on, and find out what you need to know in

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How Can I Maximize My Dental Insurance Benefits Every Year?

If you have a dental plan in Pflugerville, you may be wondering how to maximize your benefits. In this blog from Pflugerville Family Dentistry, we’ll look at a few steps you should take, as well as your options for care if you don’t have insurance. Choose An In-Network Dentist Most dental plans are PPOs, which

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The Dental Implant Timeline – Explaining Every Step Of The Process

Getting a single-tooth dental implant usually takes at least 6-8 months. Wondering why the process is so long, and what’s involved with getting a dental implant in Pflugerville? In this blog, the team at Pflugerville Family Dentistry will discuss how the process works and what you can expect from the dental implant timeline. Initial Consultation

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Are Dental Implants Right For Me?

Whether you’re in Pflugerville, Round Rock, Hutto, or anywhere else in North Austin, you may be wondering if dental implants are right for you. Read on, and in this article from Pflugerville Family Dentistry, we’ll discuss 4 facts you should know about implants before you make your decision!  Implants Last 30+ Years With Proper Care

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How Healthy Teeth Can Help You Resist COVID-19, The Flu, Colds & More

A healthy mouth that’s free of cavities and gum disease can help improve your overall health, and minimize your risk of health problems like heart disease and stroke. But did you know that a healthy mouth also may be able to boost your immune system and resist COVID-19 and other infectious viruses? Read on, and

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Does My Dentist Know I Smoke Weed?

As more and more states legalize marijuana for recreational use, more Americans – about 1 in 8 – are smoking regularly. While recreational use is illegal in Texas, recent medical marijuana laws now allow those suffering from a multitude of ailments to use marijuana. However, marijuana remains illegal on a federal level, which makes some

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How Often Should I Visit The Dentist? Everything You Need To Know

If you’re wondering how often you should see the dentist in Pflugerville, you’re not alone. Preventive care is essential for a healthy mouth, but is it really necessary to see the dentist twice a year? The answer is “yes.” Seeing Dr. Chris Mun and the team at Pflugerville Family Dentistry every six months for preventive

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What Comes After A Dental Extraction?

Getting a tooth extraction in Pflugerville? Whether you are having your wisdom teeth pulled, or you need to have one or more teeth extracted due to an oral injury or disease, you may not know what to expect after your extraction appointment. So in this guide from Pflugerville Family Dentistry, we’ll take you through the

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Is It Safe To Visit The Dentist During COVID-19?

The COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak has slowed across much of the country, and many dental offices including Pflugerville Family Dentistry have begun seeing patients for routine dental care like teeth cleanings and oral exams. But is it really safe to see the dentist during COVID-19? At our office, the answer is “yes!” Dr. Mun and the

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Do dental implants need to be replaced?

For patients that have missing, cracked, or broken teeth, dental implants are a great solution. Implants give patients a permanent, comfortable option that lasts for years or even a lifetime. At our office, we meet with our patients to evaluate if they are a good candidate for implants.  We also come up with a customized

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