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If You’re Avoiding the Dentist

We’ve all got our reasons. Money. Time. The fear of pain. Juggling insurance. Facing one more reminder that we really should be flossing more. Any of these might cause us to avoid and put off regular visits to the dentist.






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How Dental Night Guards Can Help You

It’s common to see people wearing mouth guards in Brandon during all kinds of sports, such as football, basketball, and boxing, but did you know that lots of folks wear mouth guards at night for their dental health? People who






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Dental Insurance FAQ: The Basics

We at Walker & Raynal understand that dental insurance can be a tricky thing to navigate. Evaluating dental plans and considering deductibles, benefits, which treatments are covered, and the mountain of other information insurance companies provide can be a headache in






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The Story of Caries Prevention

If we told you that your mouth is the site of a constant battle between teeth and bacteria, would you believe us? Alright, maybe it’s not that dramatic, but the fact that Brandon teeth are always at risk of developing dental






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Is Holistic Dentistry Right for Me?

Currently a hot topic of debate among dental and health professionals, holistic dentistry has gained popularity in recent years, alongside the movement toward naturopathic medicine. Dr. David Walker and Dr. Eric Raynal at Walker – Raynal DMD want residents to understand the






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The Best Way to Replace Missing Teeth

We all remember losing our teeth as children and being delighted to find money from the tooth fairy under our pillow, but it’s just not as fun as an adult. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research,






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How Dental Sealants Keep Cavities at Bay!

If you are a parent, you probably know how difficult it is to get Brandon, FL children to brush and floss regularly. On top of that, young children often lack the necessary motor skills to properly care for their teeth. At






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4 Facts about Dental Implants

Most Brandon residents will lose a tooth at some point in their lives, but that doesn’t mean your smile has to suffer. There are numerous ways to fix a lost tooth, but today, Dr. David Walker and Dr. Eric Raynal would like






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I’d Rather Have a Root Canal

Have you ever heard someone say, “It was worse than a root canal?” Most of us in Brandon are used to hearing root canals compared to some genuinely unpleasant circumstances, but Dr. Walker and Dr. Raynal would like set the record straight






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Get Your Smile Back with Dental Implants

Don’t let dentures or gaps in your teeth take away your confidence! Talk to Drs. Walker & Raynal about dental implants and get started on a path to reclaiming your smile! Our doctors offer the best dental implant technology available and






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