Categories for Preventive Care


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Why You Should Visit the Dentist Twice a Year

June 13, 2022 5:48 pm | Published by

Did you know that the American Dental Association recommends that Americans visit the dentist every six months? We know that our patients are busy and that scheduling time to come to our office can be hard to fit into your calendar. Check out our blog post where we offer 4 impossible-to-ignore reasons for why you should visit the dentist twice a year.

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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Cavities

April 25, 2022 6:50 pm | Published by

If you’re feeling sensitivity and pain in a particular tooth, you might have a cavity! Cavities are small pockets of decay that develop on the surface of your teeth. And they’re quite common, too — most adults have had at least one cavity before. Check out our blog post for a look at three things you didn’t know about cavities, and ways you can prevent and treat them.

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Why Mouthguards Are Important

November 15, 2021 7:59 pm | Published by

Mouthguards aren’t only for sports — they can be used any time you want to protect your smile from damage or wear. Check out our blog post for a look at the different types of custom mouthguards we offer and how you can decide when you should get a mouthguard.

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3 Early Warning Signs of Oral Cancer

March 29, 2021 5:06 pm | Published by

Regular oral cancer screenings at Mauka Family Dental can give you peace of mind. When you visit our Mililani office for a routine exam, we’ll always check for anything unusual. We offer a full range of dental services. Contact us to learn more.