6 Simple Ways To Keep Your Teeth Where They Belong – In Your Mouth!

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Remember dental checkups when you were younger? The only thing that mattered was finding out “Do I have any cavities?”  As we get older, life gets more complicated. We stop thinking about cavities and start thinking about everything else. Even though we have other things to think about, cavity prevention is still vital to a […]

Start 2015 Off Right with a Solid Dental Routine

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Have you made your new year’s resolutions yet? As 2014 winds down and we look ahead to 2015, now is the perfect time to resolve to make healthy choices throughout the upcoming year. This may include improving your diet or starting an exercise routine. Have you considered how you can resolve to take better care […]

Dental Insurance: Use it or Lose it!

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Don’t toss away good money by neglecting to use services you’ve already paid for. Your dental insurance plan works best for you when you put it to work on a regular basis. Dr. Cynthia McKim, your dentist in Boise explains how. Smart Questions to Ask You literally could save hundreds of dollars by using your […]

Announcing our New Website!

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Our office is an ultimate reflection of our passionate desire to express quality care and comfort to each patient. Your Boise Dentist, Dr. Mckim, wanted to express our website the same way! Its comfortable and pleasant look invites you to take a tour of our practice without ever leaving the site. Type in www.smileatme.com and […]

Are Dental Implants Right for Me?

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Badly diseased or missing teeth can negatively impact more than just your smile-ability. Lacking a full set of healthy chompers can adversely affect your speech, as well as hinder your ability to chew food adequately. Furthermore, the loss of even a single tooth can create bite and jaw misalignment, shifting teeth, or a “crooked” smile. […]

The Whole, Unconditional Truth About Dentistry

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What do your parents and your Boise Dentist have in common? a) They both are expert health-care providers. b) They both are surprisingly cool and modern. c) They both love you dearly and want what’s best for you. Depending on the type of parents you have, all 3 answers could be right. However, we’ll be […]

Should I Be Whitening My Teeth?

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Who wouldn’t want a movie star’s whiter, brighter smile? Could it mean a boost in your social ratings and self-esteem? A survey conducted by NCBI claims it may! “Tooth colour exerts an influence on social perceptions. The results may be explained by negative beliefs about dental decay, such as its link with poor oral hygiene.” (NCBI) Before you […]

Boise Dentist | Say ‘I Do’ to the Perfect Wedding-Ready Smile!

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The question was popped, the answer was “Yes!” and now you’re engaged to be married. Congratulations on the incredible news. Of course, you want your wedding day to be absolutely perfect to the smallest of details: the font on the invitations, color of the bridesmaid’s dresses, and the flower arrangements at the reception. Eyes and […]

Boise Dentist | How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

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Brushing your teeth regularly is vital to maintaining a healthy smile. But, that problem-free smile won’t last long if you don’t take proper care of your toothbrush by switching to a new one often enough. How often should you replace your toothbrush? What’s Your Track Record? Which of the following best describes your toothbrush maintenance […]