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Hang Out With Us and You’ll Hit Expert Status

Our blog is a place to share interesting information and keep our patients in the know with what’s going on around here! We try to keep articles informative and entertaining for our patients. There is SO much to know when it comes to dentistry and while we may seem overly excited about teeth, we hope to show you just how cool and interesting oral health can be. If you love to contribute interesting facts at parties or just want to know what we mean when we say ‘prophy’— you’ll love the blog. Stop by every week and learn something new (and see cute pictures of Sage and Echo).

Alternative Text Posted January 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Take it Easy After Tooth Extraction

At Inertia Dental, we’re here to help you as you teach your little ones how to care for their growing and changing smiles. Sometimes our combined efforts will prevent them from needing dental treatment beyond cleanings, fluoride treatments, and sealants, but other times we might recommend extraction to get them back on track for better […]

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Alternative Text Posted December 13, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Strategies for Teasing: Helping Kids Feel Better About Their Smile

Every kid feels uncomfortable in social situations sometimes, especially when they feel they “look different”—and studies show the #1 reason kids are bullied for their appearance is the way their teeth look. Bullies sense this discomfort and annoy, anger, and confuse kids who already feel vulnerable—and if the child being teased is openly reactive, the […]

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Alternative Text Posted November 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Oral Health & Alzheimer’s

Did you know that unhealthy gums might put your brain at risk?  Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia, which harms your memory, ability to think, and can cause changes in your personality. It’s very common and usually affects people aged 60 and over. And, Alzheimer’s might be significantly more likely to happen if your mouth […]

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Alternative Text Posted October 27, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Are Your Teeth Safe from Coffee Stains?

First things first, put your worries away! We are not about to tell you that your coffee drinking days are over. We know that each shot of caffeine is crucial and we cherish our coffee, too! Here at Inertia Dental, we want to educate you on what causes coffee stains and what you can do […]

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Alternative Text Posted September 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

When a Toothache is Not a Toothache

Most of us have experienced a toothache. At their mildest, toothaches may cause just enough discomfort to get on your nerves and disrupt your concentration, but at their worst, they can be debilitating. Because the pain feels like it’s coming from your tooth, it’s natural to assume that all toothaches are caused by cavities, gum […]

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Alternative Text Posted September 13, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Mouthwash: More Harm Than Good?

At Inertia Dental, we know a lot of people feel they’re adding a layer of tooth decay and gum disease prevention to their oral hygiene routines when they swish with mouthwash—which may be true, but it depends on the mouthwash. If you floss and brush properly, mouthwash isn’t always necessary, and certain types could even be […]

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Alternative Text Posted August 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Teens & Tobacco: Know the Risks

Today, Dr. Judy Marcovici of Inertia Dental wants to give teens the bottom line about tobacco use: there is no such thing as a “safe” or “safer” tobacco product. Every tobacco product contains nicotine in varying amounts—and not only is nicotine addictive, but it can also harm the brain. (Many people don’t realize the brain […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 27, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Choosing the Right Dentist

It’s no secret that North Reading residents are careful about how they choose medical professionals for their family, but sometimes it’s not easy to find everything you want in a dentist. Inertia Dental understands that choosing a dentist is no small feat, so we’ve put together this guide to picking a dentist for individuals and […]

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Alternative Text Posted May 13, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Judy Marcovici, DMD

Teaching Your Kids to Brush & Floss

As a parent, you will have numerous opportunities to teach your children valuable skills and each one will yield priceless memories. Your child’s first step, your child’s first word, your child’s first bike ride, your child’s first unassisted brushing and flossing session…well, maybe that last one won’t be as memorable, but Dr. Judy Marcovici wants […]

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