Choosing A Toothbrush For Your Child

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Choosing a toothbrush for your child may not sound like a very critical issue, but it’s more important than you might think. With that in mind, Stephen Ratcliff Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington has some suggestions. The most important consideration is probably that your youngster likes the toothbrush. That makes it far more likely […]

Debunking Dental Myths

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In this post from Stephen Ratcliff Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington we focus on three common myths about dental health. All Sugar Is Equally Bad For Teeth. We all know that sugar increases our risk of tooth decay, but some types are worse than others. Sugar-based foods that sit on the teeth are more […]

Your Smile Says Keep Trying!

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This message from Stephen Ratcliff Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington is for anyone finding it difficult to improve their dental health. We urge you to keep working at it and assure you that we’re here to help! Keep Trying To Floss Many people are good about brushing their teeth, but sometimes skip flossing. This […]

Family Dentistry

What is the difference between a general dentist and a family dentistry? That question may cross your mind as you peruse through various practices in town, looking for a dentist who’s a good fit with your needs. At Stephen Ratcliff Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington, we’ll explain. The main difference between a general dentist […]

Brush Up On Your Cavity Basics

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At Stephen Ratcliff Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Arlington, we see more cavities in our patients than we would like to. Cavities are far too common in the United States, and there is a tendency to consider them inevitable. Cavities happen when certain types of bacteria produce acids in the mouth. These acids destroy the […]