Robert B. Shelton, DDS

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Can You Save a Knocked Out Tooth?


A knocked-out tooth is not something to take lightly. If you do not preserve this tooth in the proper manner, your dentist will find it is difficult or even impossible to place it back in your mouth. Also, it is […] Continue Reading


When Is a Sports Mouth Guard Recommended?


When Is a Sports Mouth Guard Recommended? This page explains the different situations in which it is prudent to wear a sports mouth guard.Mouth guards are laminate or soft plastic devices placed in the mouth to protect the teeth, gums […] Continue Reading


Six Bad Habits that Damage Your Teeth


Everyone would love to have a set of white, healthy teeth, but it takes more than brushing and flossing to properly take care of them. It is equally important that you abstain from things that are not good for your […] Continue Reading


Everything You Need to Know about Dental Local Anesthesia


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Healthy Eating Tips From Our Dental Office


Our dental office provides preventative care to patients with the goal of helping them maintain healthy teeth and gums. We do so by cleaning teeth and removing plaque/ tartar. This allows us to help our patients avoid getting cavities or […] Continue Reading


Visit Our Dental Office to Get More Out of Dental Care


Our dental office wants you to expect more from dental care. While most of our patients come to realize the value and having their teeth examined and cleaned on a regular basis, you should think beyond these teeth cleaning appointments.As […] Continue Reading


A Family Dentist Warns of the Side Effects of Consuming Energy Drinks


Any parents who are worried about their children consuming energy drinks should continue reading this alert from our family dentist office. Very often, parents will ask us questions about their children's oral health and some habits that they are concerned […] Continue Reading


Should I Brush or Floss my Teeth First?


People often wonder if they should brush, floss or rinse first. This is a perfectly legitimate question that plenty of dentists do not address for varying reasons. In fact, some dentists do not have an opinion as to whether the […] Continue Reading


Empower Yourself to Fight Acid Erosion


Resolve to fight acid erosion and the effect it can have on dental enamel this year. With 2017 in the rearview mirror, is an excellent time to think about oral health and how to go about improving it in 2018. One […] Continue Reading


Get the Most Out of Your Toothbrush Routine


All day long, our teeth take the wear and tear of our day, from our morning coffee to our midnight snack. The teeth face exposure to a variety of different elements multiple times a day, which is why they need […] Continue Reading