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Neighborhood Favorite!

Thanks to all our neighbors for voting Bender Dental as a neighborhood favorite through Nextdoor!



Benefits of Fluoride

When asking a handful of hygienists what they would say is the most important preventative dental product that we offer most of them said fluoride. If you come to our office regularly for your routine visits the hygienists have probably told you about fluoride every time. But, for those who don’t know fluoride has a … Continue reading Benefits of Fluoride



Continuing Education

Last Friday Dr. Bender attended a lecture by internationally known dental clinician Dr. Gordon Christensen in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Dr. Christensen discussed exciting dental innovations and the latest changes coming to the practice of dentistry. Dr. Bender has known Dr. Christensen for over 25 years and has spent time in his private specialty practice in Provo, … Continue reading Continuing Education



Effects of Missing Teeth

We’ve talked before about the effects that periodontal disease can have on the rest of the body, but tooth loss has other effects that most people don’t think about. Studies have shown that people that have fewer than 20 of their own teeth are more likely to become frail and have weak joints and muscles. … Continue reading Effects of Missing Teeth