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Welcome to Dr. Bast's Blog

Welcome to our dental blog. We invite you to subscribe to stay informed regarding the latest happenings in our office, as well as in the dental field as a whole. Our desire is to routinely provide helpful posts that ensure you are exposed to as much information about your dental health as you’re interested in learning.

Dentists in Fairbanks Say Dental Insurance Isn’t Key for Healthy Smile

If you are fortunate enough to have new dental insurance this year, you might be thinking that all of your dental worries are behind you. In truth, there is a factor more valuable than dental insurance that will put you on the path to a healthier smile. Information and education are the real keys to…

Removing Wisdom Teeth: A Wise Choice for a Healthy Smile

Wisdom teeth. We don’t need them, yet we still have them. Most adults between 18 and 25 have between one and four of these large molars. Our modern jaws just aren’t sized to accommodate them, and modern dental care that preserves the health and function of teeth has eliminated the need for an “extra” set…

Treating Periodontal Disease for Good Oral & Overall Health

You may think that periodontal disease just impacts your gums. The truth is, periodontal disease can harm your smile and your whole-body health. Think of the mouth as a gateway to the rest of the body. Bad oral bacteria can gain access to internal systems, causing damage and putting you at risk of chronic health…

Welcome to our new website!

This is a sample blog post. Don’t worry, the actual blog posts will be around 200 – 300 words. This is just filler content until we are ready to launch the website.