Tag Archives: Ocala family dentistry

Brushing Techniques from MDG

We all learned how to brush our teeth a long time ago. So it's easy to think that something we do so often (hopefully) is being done the correct way. Improper brushing is actually very prevalent and can lead to unhealthy teeth even in those who are brushing every day. Here are some main oral…
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Save Face with Marion Dental Group

We all know that losing teeth can affect your ability to chew. What is often overlooked is the effects that tooth loss has on your physical appearance. The most likely lost teeth are the 6-year molars. This is because they are the permanent teeth that are in your mouth the longest. If these teeth are…
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Beats 14,000 Year Old Dentistry

 Reports show that 30-50% of the population avoids the dentist due to fear. My own assumption is that 100% of people during the Paleolithic era avoided their buddy coming at them with a sharpened stone and telling them to say "ahhh". The above photo displays the earliest known evidence of dentistry. This human tooth specimen discovered by…
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Tell your Friends & Family about MDG

We would like to thank all of our loyal patients for their patronage. Whether you have been coming to see us since 1978 or are new to our practice, we promise to always provide you with the very best in dental care. We are a non-corporate family dentistry practice serving Ocala, Lady Lake, and The…
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Fluorosis Information for Ocala & Lady Lake

Fluorosis is a cosmetic condition that affects the teeth. It is caused by overexposure to fluoride during the critical first eight years of life when most permanent teeth are being formed. The clinical symptoms can range from lacy white markings that are barely perceptible to severe cases that greatly affect dental esthetics. Fluorosis can appear…
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