Emergency Dentist During COVID-19

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19, our Charlotte, NC dental office is operating under limited hours for emergencies only. The safety and health of our patients, our employees, and our community are our top priorities. We will let you know when we are once again able to provide our patients with the quality care and … Continued

When Are Dental Crowns Necessary?

Tooth enamel may be the hardest material in your body, but that doesn’t mean your teeth are invincible. In fact, your teeth are susceptible to damage from a variety of sources over your lifetime. Not only can poor hygiene have a negative impact on your teeth, but other lifestyle habits like smoking, your diet, or … Continued

Reduce Your Risk for Gum Disease

Did you know that gum disease is the number one cause of tooth loss in adults? Did you know that there is a correlation between gum disease and heart disease? This February, it’s Gum Disease Awareness Month and we’re shouting it from the rooftops at McNeely Family Dentistry. Our goal is to provide our patients … Continued

Tips for Dealing with a Toothache

If you have ever had a toothache you know how painful it can be. Here, we’ll explain what they are, what causes them and how to prevent them, in addition to tips for dealing with a toothache. What Is a Toothache? A toothache is just that. An ache or pain in or around a tooth. … Continued

Selecting a Toothpaste for Your Child

Children’s dental care is extremely important. Although their baby teeth will fall out eventually, it is still very important to keep them healthy, and to instill great oral care habits in your child at an early age. In this post, we’ll help you choose a toothpaste for your child. Fluoride Is a Must Fluoride is … Continued

How Do Dental Implants Work?

Looking for a tooth replacement option that’ll make you forget you have fake teeth? Dental implants might be the best option for you! Before you pursue dental implants, read on to learn the details of how they work, and why they are so effective. Implant 101 A dental implant is a titanium post that the … Continued

Dental Fads to Avoid

Ever wonder if there’s anything you can do to whiten your teeth and boost your oral health, besides normal brushing and flossing? If you look around the internet, you’re sure to come across a handful of suggestions, but they may be riskier than you think. Here are the dental fads to avoid: Lemon Juice In … Continued

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