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    Dental Insurance Myths, Busted

    Here at SLO Smiles, keeping it real is kinda our thing. That’s why we’re about to bust the most common (and dangerous!) dental insurance myths out there, starting now. Myth #1 – Treatment Can Wait, Right? Fact – No, it can’t. Not only is it unsafe to wait on recommended dental treatment, b [...]

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    What’s Spookier Than Halloween? Ignoring Dental Hygiene Month!

    This month might be packed with pumpkin-spice lattes, Halloween costumes, and plenty of candy, but it isn’t all that’s worth celebrating. We need to talk dental hygiene. According to the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, there is a link between oral health and whole-body health issues s [...]

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    Let’s Talk Candy

    Here’s the deal, candy isn’t so great for your dental health. No surprise there…you get it. What you might not know is that our dentists are human and enjoy indulging occasionally, just like you do. When you want to reach for a treat this Halloween (or anytime), keep these tasty recommendation [...]

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    Brush Up on the Facts of Gum Recession

    Gum recession is all too common, and (spoiler alert) must be treated instead of ignored. The good news is if your gums are receding, here at SLO Smiles we have a minimally invasive alternative to gum surgery. But first, let’s back up and cover the basics: GUM RECESSION 101 Gum recession (also kno [...]

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    What are the Benefits of Invisalign Over Braces?

    Interested in Invisalign? Here at SLO Smiles, we’re the #1 choice for Invisalign in San Luis Obispo. Dr. Craig Main is our friendly Invisalign expert here at SLO Smiles. He’s the top Invisalign-trained dentist in town, having helped more than 280 patients to straighten their teeth since 2007. Th [...]

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Office Hours
  • Monday7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Tuesday7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Thursday7:00am - 5:30pm
  • Friday7:00am - 2:00pm
  • Saturday8:00am - 12:00pm
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