What Is Tooth Enamel and Why Is Protecting It So Important?
9, Mar 2022

What Is Tooth Enamel and Why Is Protecting It So Important?

Enamel is the hard outer covering of a tooth. Enamel protects the inside of your teeth from infection and injury. It insulates tooth roots from painful temperatures. It provides strength so your teeth...

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What Are Your Gums Telling You?
22, Feb 2022

What Are Your Gums Telling You?

February is gum health awareness month, and at Jamie J. Alexander, DDS in Boynton Beach, Florida, we would like to raise awareness about the importance of healthy gums. Healthy gums are essential for:...

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Understanding Chronic Bad Breath (Halitosis)
20, Sep 2021

Understanding Chronic Bad Breath (Halitosis)

“Conversations about bad breath can be sensitive for patients, but there are underlying oral health conditions I can discover or eliminate, such as gum infection or bacterial deposits in the papilla...

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Why We Measure Gum Tissue
17, Feb 2021

Why We Measure Gum Tissue

Gum tissue measurements are an essential diagnostic procedure for determining if you have inflammation in the gum tissue surrounding teeth, for determining the extent of the disease, and whether the s...

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Tips to Help Stop Tooth Decay
1, Oct 2020

Tips to Help Stop Tooth Decay

“During coronavirus, some of our families had to delay visits to the dentist, and now we are seeing more dental decay,” says Dr. Jamie J. Alexander of Boynton Beach, Florida. “Regular checkups a...

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Oral Hygiene While Feeling Sick
18, May 2020

Oral Hygiene While Feeling Sick

“It’s more important than ever right now to boost your body’s immunity to viruses,” says Boynton Beach dentist Dr. Jamie Alexander. “We’ve been posting immune system boosting tips, like st...

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High Rates of Oral Diseases Discovered Among Athletes
18, Nov 2019

High Rates of Oral Diseases Discovered Among Athletes

In August 2019, Science News reported on a study that points to a problem that even non-athletes will want to know about. The findings, first published in the British Dental Journal, highlight potenti...

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String Floss + Waterpik = No Bleeding Gums
11, Nov 2019

String Floss + Waterpik = No Bleeding Gums

Boynton Beach dentist Jamie J. Alexander says, “I’ve written about the value of water flossing with a Waterpik® and about how to clean your Waterpik before, but today, I am truly excited to repor...

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How Oral Bacteria Influences Your Dental Health Longevity
5, Jun 2019

How Oral Bacteria Influences Your Dental Health Longevity

Dr. Jamie J. Alexander, a local Boynton Beach, Florida dentist, reminds everyone, who wants to stay healthy and live a long life, to have their teeth cleaned and their oral health evaluated at least e...

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Flossing Alternatives Many Patients Are Choosing
29, Nov 2017

Flossing Alternatives Many Patients Are Choosing

My hygienist and I don’t enjoy belaboring the issue of flossing. We’d like to help you discover the way you can and will best clean between your teeth and inspire you to be consistent. We have see...

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