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If you have swollen, puffy or inflamed gums these could be signs of gum disease. Plaque buildup is the most common cause, however, there are several other factors that can also lead to gum disease. At Hicks Dental Group in Prescott, we believe an ounce...

Maintaining healthy teeth takes a lifetime of care. Even if you’ve been told that you have a naturally great smile, it’s important to ensure you’re taking care of your teeth properly. This involves regular checkups with us here at Hicks Dental Group in Prescott, as...

Teeth are put through a lot of strain with everyday biting, chewing, grinding, talking, and aging. To stay strong and healthy, they need regular TLC. This means brushing and flossing daily, and twice-yearly checkups and cleanings. Yet, even with excellent oral care, dental issues still...

Tooth sensitivity, or dentin hypersensitivity (DH),  is one of the most common dental conditions, with over 40 million American adults suffering from it. At Hicks Dental Group in Prescott, we want to help you understand why your teeth are sensitive and what you can do...

In recent years, there has been some debate in the news about the effectiveness of flossing. However, dental experts agree that even if there aren’t a lot of scientific studies available to support it, you shouldn’t assume there are no benefits of flossing. As dentists,...