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Dunnellon FL Dentist Blog


Dentures vs. Dental Implants

Dentures and dental implants are two of the most popular solutions for replacing missing teeth. Dr. J. Carter Perkins offers both of these restorative treatments to patients in his Dunnellon, FL dental office. Learn more about the differences and similarities…


Do I Need a Tooth Extraction?

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 caused by an impacted tooth, infected teeth or gums, and overcrowded…


Perkins Dentistry Patient Reviews

At Perkins Dentistry in Dunnellon, Florida, our professional dentists provide restorative, general, and cosmetic solutions for patients with a variety of dental concerns. Our dental team is passionate about offering comprehensive and comfortable care. Request an appointment or call (352)…


What Is A Root Canal?

Despite the common belief that root canals are unpleasant and painful, you may be surprised to learn that root canals are not as bad as you think.  People are often wary of what they don’t understand, but learning some basic…


Office Safety and Sanitization

Safety is our top priority right now at Perkins Dentistry, which is why we are taking precautions as we reopen. To ensure that our patients and staff are safe, we are following CDC and ADA guidelines as well as wearing…


Office Updates & Your Safety

Dear 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 normal habits and routines.…


Why is Sugar So Bad for Teeth?

Dentists around the world have been telling us just how bad sugar is for our teeth for decades, but in the modern world of information overload at our fingertips online it can often seem like what is good and bad…


How to Properly Care for Your Dental Implants

The daily care and maintenance of dental implants is quite similar to the care of your natural teeth. It is also important with implants to maintain the health of your gums and the jaw bone tissue that supports your dental…


Tobacco Use is Bad For Your Oral Health — Here’s Why

By now, thanks to public service announcements and the mandatory Surgeon General’s warning on the packaging, most people are aware that smoking and using tobacco products has a negative impact on your overall health.  Smoking and chewing tobacco can increase…


Managing Your Oral Health Over 55

Having good oral health is important no matter what age you are, but you may need to adjust your dental routine as you grow older. It’s a fact that conditions in our mouths change with the passage of time. So…