Game-Changing TMJ Treatment Options in Portland

Dealing with TMJ pain can be a daily struggle. Luckily, effective modern treatment options can change your experience of a painful, popping, clicking, grating jaw. South Waterfront Dental offers excellent support plus innovative Botox treatments to treat TMJ in Portland. What Is TMJ? TMJ/TMJD (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder) affects the joint connecting the jaw to the…

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The Clear Path to a Beautiful Smile: SureSmile Clear Aligners

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At South Waterfront Dental, we want you to feel the confidence that a beautiful, healthy smile can give. That’s why we’re so excited to offer SureSmile® Clear Aligners at our South Portland dental office.    If you’re looking to treat mild-to-moderate issues with spacing, bite alignment or crooked teeth, SureSmile could be the answer you’re…

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Advantages to Regular Dental Checkups

While Dr. Beck and the South Waterfront Dental staff in South Portland highly recommend our patients visit twice a year for checkups, you may wonder why such regular visits are necessary. Especially when you routinely receive a healthy, cavity-free diagnosis. But there are some very important reasons to visit your dentist on a regular basis.…

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Are Clear Aligners Right for You?

As a comprehensive dental care provider in Portland’s South Waterfront, Dr. Beck and his team want you to have the smile of your dreams. One of the tools in our dental arsenal are clear aligners, also known as invisible aligners. Unlike traditional metal braces that use brackets and wires, clear aligners blend seamlessly into the…

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The Future of Tooth Repair

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At our South Waterfront family dental practice, Dr. Beck understands how much his patients appreciate having a healthy, great-looking smile. While brushing and flossing daily and scheduling regular appointments to see Dr. Beck can help keep your teeth looking their best, years of stress can cause even a healthy smile to wear down. This can…

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Study Finds Cavities Increase Stroke Risk

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At our dental practice in South Portland, Dr. Beck works to educate his patients on the importance of maintaining a healthy smile. As we’ve covered in our blog, decades worth of research has found that individuals who experience poor oral health have a significantly higher risk for developing a range of chronic illnesses that include…

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How Did Our Ancestors Enjoy Such Healthy Smiles?

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At our South Waterfront dental office, Dr. Beck provides patients with the care needed to enjoy a healthy, great-looking smile that lasts a lifetime. Maintaining a healthy smile requires staying committed to brushing and flossing daily. Yet, research has found that our primal ancestors that lived hundreds of thousands of years ago enjoyed remarkably healthy…

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An Update About Covid-19

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Dear Patients and Friends! Each time you call to schedule an appointment you will be asked specific screening questions. Please don’t be frustrated with this; we are doing it for your protection as well as ours and any other patients in the office while you are there. We will only allow those who have appointments…

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