The Unsung Heroes Of Dentistry

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In today’s post, we will veer a bit off the beaten path, so to speak, and explore a distinguished dental specialty; forensic dentistry. The official term for the use of dentistry in criminal cases and post mortem identification is forensic odontology. These specialists are rarely recognized but play an integral role in crime and disaster…

Dental Breakthroughs On The Horizon

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At Arbor Lakes Dental – Jamie L. Sledd, DDS, we use the latest proven dental technology to provide our patients with quality general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry. In addition, we keep tabs on the most recent dental research that is driving the industry forward. Here are some of the exciting dental technologies currently being evaluated and…

At Arbor Lakes Dental We Treat You Like Family

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At Arbor Lakes Dental, our Maple Grove patients are treated like family. I am Dr. Jamie Sledd and my relationship with my patients is paramount. You know what puts a smile on my face? When I use advanced cosmetic dentistry to create a dazzling smile makeover for one of my patients. My staff and I…

5 Ways To Floss Daily In Maple Grove

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Hello Champlin! If you want to floss regularly but are too tired at night, this post is for you. In our Arbor Lakes Dental blog, we want to give you a few ideas for unique times to floss and keep your teeth and gums healthy. 1. If you’re an early riser, try flossing in the…

Lasering In On Precision Dentistry For Impeccable Results

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The powerful, precise, highly-concentrated beam of light originally known as Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation (LASER) is so ubiquitous that the acronym has now been relegated to lower case. Lasers are used in everything from weapons to barcode scanners. They have increased efficiency and advanced technology in numerous industries such as communications, manufacturing,…

Help Me – I’m Afraid Of The Dentist!

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If you are afraid of your Maple Grove cosmetic dentist, you are not alone. At Arbor Lakes Dental, we encounter many nervous first-time Minneapolis dental patients. How do we calm their fears, provide a comfortable dental environment and earn lifelong patients? 1) We carefully explain the findings of the initial dental examination and thoroughly outline…

The Arbor Lakes Dental Guide To Dental X-Rays

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The Arbor Lakes Dental Guide To Dental X-Rays

If you have ever stood in a huge camera apparatus and struggled to stay motionless while an automated camera made one slow pass around your head, then you have had a panoramic x-ray taken of your mouth. These pictures help dentists see everything in one image: the complete upper and lower jaw. These are often taken during a patient’s first visit to Arbor Lakes Dental. They are also very helpful for evaluating jaw injuries and seeing emerging teeth in children.