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Enjoy healthy summer skin at every age The staff at Gentle Dental Care understands how difficult it can be for fearful patients to pick up the phone and take the first step to a beautiful, healthy smile and are dedicated to helping people just like you. The team practices the most up-to-date IV and sedation procedures. PROVIDED

Caring team’s dental plan corrects years of neglect Summer is here, and the last thing you want to think about is a dental emergency. Putting off desperately needed dental work can literally blow up in your face. Attending weddings, summer parties, or maybe even taking your longawaited vacation with a swollen face can be avoided. If you have put off your dental care due to huge fears, it can cost you time and money, not to mention the stress associated with pain and swelling. It is a proven fact that the earlier you detect dental problems, the less time and money it will cost you. Even if you think your mouth is in bad shape now, next year it will even be worse. The good news is that Dr. Tara Dallmann and her team specialize in helping those who are in these situations. Sedation is only a small part of the TLC you will receive at Gentle Dental Care. Most importantly, you will receive no judgment or lectures. They realize that in most cases it has Kentucky

taken all the courage you have just to make the first call. After listening to your concerns, Dr. Dallmann and her compassionate team will create a plan to correct the years of neglect. However, you are in charge, which is the most amazing part. You let them know your dental budget and the time frame you want the work completed. They can spread out your treatment, or finish most of it in one visit while you snooze. To calm your anxiety they offer both oral and IV sedation. Gentle Dental Care’s treatment coordinator is amazing at fitting the treatment you need into a payment plan you can afford. Recently, a bride-to-be came to the office wanting a beautiful smile before her wedding just weeks away. The team scrambled to make it happen and the wedding photos are proof of how much the bride loved her new smile! Don’t wait for an emergency to call the Gentle

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Dental Care team. Call today and make plans to create your dream smile. Whether your treatment is done all at once or spread out over time, the end result is the same: a healthy, beautiful smile you can cherish for a lifetime. m

As people show more skin with the summer season, it is important to get into a skincare routine that fits your lifestyle. Extended time in the sun can result in unwanted wrinkles, blemishes and sagging skin, not to mention more serious consequences – melanomas, scarring and skin cancer. Current estimates show that one in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in their lifetime. Fortunately, it only requires simple steps alongside a protective mindset to prevent skin damage at every stage of life. To maintain a healthy

exterior this season, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Stanferd L. Kusch provides the following tips for strong, glowing skin at any age:

IF YOU’RE IN YOUR 20S

Though you may not be worrying about wrinkles yet, your skin may start to show warning signs of damage. Now is the time to focus on prevention. » Stay hydrated: Drinking water helps delay the appearance of wrinkles. » Quit smoking: Smoking strips your skin of elastin and collagen, leaving you at the risk of severely premature facial wrinkling.

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Relaxation with IV sedation If fear is keeping you from normal, routine dental visits sedation dentistry may be what you need. Dr. Tara Dallmann, DDS is a sedation expert with the training and skill to put even the most anxious patient at ease. Take advantage of this limited time offer and come back to the dentist - your smile will love you for it! To ensure a healthy happy summer, Gentle Dental Care is offering a COMPREHENSIVE EXAM FOR

$155 HALF OFF the regular price of $310. Valid for the next 30 days

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