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Dental Emergencies in Children

June 19th, 2024

Unfortunately, dental emergencies can sometimes be unavoidable among young children. The good news is Dr. Lilly Marshall can help you prepare in case you and your child find yourselves in any of the following situations. Teething Starting at about four months and lasting up to three years, your son or daughter may experience teething pain.…
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Celebrate Your Dad's Smile

June 12th, 2024

Father’s Day is coming up, and, just in case your dad has enough ties, we have some gifting suggestions for you. Here’s a selection of gifts large and small tailored to your dad’s interests and his dental health. The Outdoor Dad If your dad is happiest out camping, or his most relaxed at the lake…
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Summer Break: An ideal time for wisdom teeth removal

June 5th, 2024

After your son or daughter departs for college, the last thing you want to get is a call or text to learn he or she is in pain. Dr. Lilly Marshall and our team at River Oak Dental will tell you there aren’t many emergency situations that can be avoided when it comes to dental…
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What are dental sealants and how do they work?

May 29th, 2024

A dental sealant is a liquid that is applied to the teeth. The sealant hardens and provides a protective coating that is designed to reduce cavities and create a smoother tooth surface. Dental sealants are clear or white; they do not take away from the appearance of teeth. You can think about this treatment as…
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