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Oh, Those Pearly Whites

Oh, Those Pearly Whites

Tooth loss can occur for a variety of reasons, including age, gum disease, a history of inadequate dental hygiene, poor nutrition, smoking and a variety of health conditions like diabetes and high blood pressure.
Bracing for Braces

Bracing for Braces

Getting braces for yourself or your child is a big decision. It's an investment of about 18 months or more of time and about $3,000-plus, depending on how complicated the case is. Barry Katzen, an orthodontist with offices in Medford and Ashland, Darren Ravassipour, an orthodontist who practices in Medford and Central Point, and Lance West, an orthodontist with offices in Medford and Brookings, offer their advice.