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Chapel Hill NC Dentist Blog

Oct
27

How to Handle a Dental Emergency

In the event of a dental emergency, please call Tarheel Dentistry at (919) 551-8847 as soon as possible so we can get you the care you need. Common dental emergencies to be aware of include a severe toothache, broken dental…

Sep
24

How to Improve Your Gum Health

Patients who neglect their gum health are at risk of developing further dental problems, including periodontitis, or gum disease. Gum disease can affect the health and function of your teeth and gums, as well as the supporting bone structure. At…

Aug
19

In the Know: Tooth Extractions

Two top reasons for tooth extractions are damaged or decayed teeth. If teeth are not properly aligned, or if a tooth cannot pass through the gums, it will have to be removed. Other reasons for tooth extractions include severe pain…

Jul
28

Why is Flossing So Important?

Flossing is a frequently skipped step of a home oral health routine, yet flossing every day can help prevent serious health conditions such as severe gum disease. While you may not enjoy having to floss every day, there are many…

Jun
10

Tarheel Dentistry Patient Reviews

Led by Dr. Todd Robinson, our dental care team at Tarheel Dentistry. is dedicated to helping you maintain, restore, or enhance your natural smile. You can call our Chapel Hill, NC dental office at (919) 551-8847. Learn what our patients…

May
11

Patient Safety & New Office Protocol

Dear Current and Future Patients: We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our lives…

Apr
28

The Importance of Oral Health

Not receiving the appropriate routine or even restorative dental care can greatly impact your oral health. At Tarheel Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Todd Robinson and his team want their patients to maintain their teeth and gums even in quarantine.…

Mar
24

COVID-19 and Emergency Dental Care

Dr. Todd Robinson is a dentist in Chapel Hill, NC that is dedicated to patient health. During this difficult time, many people are feeling stressed, which can lead to oral health problems like teeth clenching and grinding, mouth sores, and…

Mar
01

Know the Warning Signs of Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, also known as periodontitis or gum disease, is a common dental ailment that affects one out of every two American adults aged 30 and over. That is a significant number. In fact, periodontitis is the leading cause of…

Feb
01

What You May Not Know About Fillings

Cavities are the most common ailment second only to the common cold, so if it feels like you’re always needing another filling, you’re not alone. There are several ways you can prevent cavities and limit their effects on your oral…