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July 7, 2023
The 4 Benefits of Dental Implants | Family & Implant Dentistry

Dental implants have revolutionized the dentistry field with a reliable, permanent solution for missing or otherwise compromised teeth. Beyond their cosmetic appeal, dental implants offer numerous benefits that go beyond traditional tooth replacement options. There are four key benefits of dental implants and many reasons why they are an excellent choice for restoring your smile […]

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July 6, 2023
Am I A Candidate for Dental Implants?

In recent years, dental implants have emerged as a popular and effective solution for replacing missing teeth. Unfortunately, not everyone with missing teeth is an ideal candidate for this procedure. Several key factors determine your eligibility for dental implants and can help you assess whether you are a suitable candidate for this innovative tooth replacement […]

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July 5, 2023
What is Considered a Dental Emergency?

The American Dental Association defines a dental emergency as “potentially life-threatening and requires immediate treatment to stop ongoing tissue bleeding, alleviate severe pain or infection.” So what exactly are the conditions that fall under this definition? You may be surprised to learn that a toothache or bleeding gums fit the criteria of a dental emergency.  […]

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March 30, 2023
How Often Should You Get Your Teeth Cleaned?

Dental experts everywhere recommend brushing twice a day and flossing at least once a day, but sometimes that isn’t enough. Professional cleanings are still just as important as brushing, flossing, and following a healthy diet. Professional dental cleanings are sometimes the only way to completely remove plaque and tartar build up. Here are some of […]

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March 29, 2023
How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

Most adults do not have bright white smiles naturally. Over the years, many find themselves dealing with teeth that have stains and discolorations caused by things like brightly colored or acidic foods and beverages, medications, medical conditions, poor dental hygiene, and more.  Thanks to cosmetic dentistry, a simple teeth whitening treatment procedure can leave you […]

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March 28, 2023
What Can I Eat After Dental Implant Surgery?

Dental implants have recently become very popular because they’re far more realistic-looking than dentures and last just as long. After getting dental implants, you’ll have to make some changes to your diet as your body readjusts to the new additions in your mouth. These changes will vary from person to person, depending on your unique […]

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October 12, 2022
Family and Implant Dentistry Announces New Website & Technology

Family and Implant Dentistry (FID) announces an updated website and the addition of new technology in its Lincoln, Nebraska office. The newly redesigned website is designed to be a resource for patients' questions regarding dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, and family dentistry. Patients can also pay their bills online, access patient forms, see photos of patient […]

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October 3, 2022
Family & Implant Dentistry Launches New Website

Family & Implant Dentistry, a practice located in Lincoln, Nebraska, announced the launch of its new website, The fully redesigned website provides an easy way for current and prospective patients to educate themselves about dental topics and contact the practice for assistance. About the New Website The new website lets patients see all pertinent […]

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September 19, 2022
Just a Darn Good Dentist

At Family and Implant Dentistry in Lincoln, NE, we provide whole-mouth health care to patients of all ages. It is our honor and privilege to provide you and your family with complete dental care, all under one roof. We begin by providing crucial screenings, cleanings, and preventative treatments beginning with your child’s first dental appointment. […]

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March 23, 2018
A New Smile with Porcelain Veneers

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. Unfortunately, just one minor flaw can cause you to become self-conscious about the way your smile looks and reluctant to share it with others. This can negatively impact a person’s self-esteem. But there’s a fast and easy way to restore your smile. With […]

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February 7, 2018
Home Care for Your Dental Implants

If you haven’t had your dental implants placed by our dentist in Lincoln, what are you waiting for? Dental implants enhance the health of your smile and make eating fun again. Plus, they look fantastic. Dr. Hoffman has the experience and training to restore your missing teeth by  safely placing your dental implants. Select Gentle […]

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December 21, 2017
3 Reasons Why Continuing Education is Crucial for Dentists

In the fast evolving world of dentistry there is much dentists have to keep up with. From the latest restorative techniques to the most recent diagnostic tools, dentists must be able to provide their patients with the best care and resources available. Having a dentist who values continued education and is dedicated to expanding their […]

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November 30, 2017
Scared of Radiation Exposure? Dentists Are Reducing Patient Exposure

Have you neglected treatment due to fears of radiation exposure? If so, you’re not the only one. Dentists are fully aware of the potential risks that may arise due to radiation exposure. In response to this discovery, specialists have begun to implement practices in an effort to reduce patient exposure to harmful substances. So what […]

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October 31, 2017
Causes of Sensitive Teeth

Do you suffer from sensitive teeth and don’t know why? Sensitive teeth can be painful – making exposure to hot and cold beverages especially arduous. In fact, it’s not simply hot and cold beverages that can trigger an uncomfortable effect. Other things that can also aggravate your teeth include citrusy and sour tasting food, as […]

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September 22, 2017
The Progression of Gum Disease

Unbeknownst to many, gum disease is a progressive infection that is formed in the gums and can result in severe consequences if left untreated. Gum disease, which is also known as periodontal disease, causes the dental tissue to become inflamed. If neglected, gum disease can become severe and actually affect the root of the tooth, […]

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August 7, 2017
The Great Toothbrush Debate–Power v Manual

Power toothbrushes have a lot of fancy features, including Oscillating brushes Vibrating brushes Sonic brushes Timers Pressure sensors Travel cases Rechargeable Of course, with all these extras, power toothbrushes can get pretty expensive. Although you can find a simple no-frills non rechargeable model for as low as $6, power brushes can cost over $200 when […]

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July 10, 2017
Gum Disease Can Devastate Your Smile

Are your gums sore? Does it hurt when you chew? Do your gums bleed when you brush your teeth?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you probably suffer from gum disease. What’s Gum Disease? Gum disease is a serious infection that can wreak havoc on your smile if it’s left untreated. Gum […]

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June 9, 2017
Entertaining Dental Apps for Kids

We all know how hard it is to get kids to do what’s good for them. That’s why we try to make it fun whenever possible.  For example, we have toys for the bathtub and vitamins that look like cartoon characters. A New Way to Fight Cavities Now parents have a new weapon in the […]

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May 12, 2017
Your Recovery from Dental Implant Surgery

You did your research to determine the best treatment for restoring your smile and you discovered that dental implants are a great option.  Then you met with one of our dentists at Family and Implant Dentistry in Lincoln.  Together, the two of you decided that dental implants are the right choice for you. Congratulations!  You’ve […]

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May 18, 2016

Here at Family And Implant Dentistry, we believe it’s important that we provide our patients with high-quality care, as well as helpful information about oral health. This allows our valued patients in the Lincoln area and beyond to enjoy happy, healthy, and attractive smiles for many years to come. What follows is 28 fun facts […]

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April 20, 2016

Good oral health is typically associated with brushing, flossing, and visiting the dentist regularly. While these are crucial factors for maintaining healthy teeth and gums, there are plenty of additional ways you can keep your pearly whites in tip-top condition. A patient’s diet isn’t usually something most of us would think of when it comes […]

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